Alliance to leverage Infosys' Global Delivery Model and cutting-edge technology in Japanese market
Tokyo, Japan, February 19, 2008
Infosys Technologies Limited (NASDAQ: INFY), a world leader in consulting and information technology services, announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for Alliance of Strategic Business Deployment and Joint Development for Sales and Solution Service Offering with Nihon Unisys, Ltd., Japan.
This alliance is the maturing of the June 2007 partnership between Nihon Unisys and Infosys to execute large-scale system upgrades of Oracle E-Business Suite for Nihon Unisys' customers. The alliance will also explore mutually beneficial areas where the Global Delivery Model can be leveraged to jointly go to market. These include joint solution/ product development and application development/ maintenance.
The alliance brings together Nihon Unisys' experience in the Japanese market and Infosys' Global Delivery Model, its experience in open systems, and its cutting-edge technologies and methodologies to deliver high-quality and high-value solutions to Nihon Unisys' customers in the Japanese market.
Infosys (NASDAQ: INFY) defines, designs and delivers IT-enabled business solutions that help Global 2000 companies win in a Flat World. These solutions focus on providing strategic differentiation and operational superiority to clients. With Infosys, clients are assured of a transparent business partner, world-class processes, speed of execution and the power to stretch their IT budget by leveraging the Global Delivery Model that Infosys pioneered. Infosys has over 88,000 employees in over 40 offices worldwide. Infosys is part of the NASDAQ-100 Index. For more information, visit www.infosys.com.
Nihon Unisys Group is one of Japan's major IT Solution providers, having extensive experience in Finance, Manufacturing, Logistics and the Public sector with common know-how across multiple industries. Under the U&U (Users and Unisys: the customer comes first) policy, the Unisys Group companies have focused on sharing customer values and providing coherent and consistent services to corporate clients, from grasping business problems to solving them. The Nihon Unisys Group aims for a high growth corporate group by driving "Trinity", strengthening technologies, sales and management infrastructure. For more information, visit www.unisys.co.jp/unisys-e/.
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