The Russian manufacturer of IT equipment, KNS Group (operating under the YADRO brand and included in ICS Holding) is updating the agreement with IBM, said in a joint statement.
In 2016, KNS Group and IBM concluded a so-called OEM partnership: YADRO received IBM certification for building IBM servers and IBM data storage systems under its own brand. (OEM, original equipment manufacturer, - the manufacturer of this equipment.)
That contract limited YADRO sales to Russia only, and now the company will be able to export products. Тow discussing access to the markets of the CIS, Southeast Asia, the Middle East, and possibly Europe. The company will determine the exact list in an additional agreement with IBM, which partners will sign within a few months, YADRO Executive Director Alexei Shelobkov told Vedomosti.