Notes to Editors
The Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT) was established in 2009 with over £30M funding and is based in the Institute of Electronics, Communications and Information Technology ( ECIT) at Queen’s University Belfast. CSIT is an Innovation and Knowledge Centre (IKC), one of only six prestigious centres in the UK. With over 80 people working in the Centre, it is the UK’s largest university cyber security research lab and is acknowledged as an “Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research” by the UK Government, in partnership with the Research Councils’ Global Uncertainties Programme (RCUK) and the Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS). CSIT has world leading capability and research excellence in security for Cyber, Cloud Computing, Smart Grid and Cyber Physical Systems.
CSIT operates a successful Open Innovation Model of engagement with partner companies who commit to inform CSIT research roadmaps and access CSIT technology to evaluate for exploitation. Member Companies include BAE Systems, Thales, Q1 Labs, IBM, Altera, Cisco and McAfee/Intel. These companies, along with key government stakeholders and numerous hi-tech small and medium sized enterprises, have access to direct, and absorb, over £30M worth of applied research in their specific market application.
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Certain statements in this release concerning our future growth prospects are forward-looking statements, which involve a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in such forward-looking statements. The risks and uncertainties relating to these statements include, but are not limited to, risks and uncertainties regarding fluctuations in earnings, fluctuations in foreign exchange rates, our ability to manage growth, intense competition in IT services including those factors which may affect our cost advantage, wage increases in India, our ability to attract and retain highly skilled professionals, time and cost overruns on fixed-price, fixed-time frame contracts, client concentration, restrictions on immigration, industry segment concentration, our ability to manage our international operations, reduced demand for technology in our key focus areas, disruptions in telecommunication networks or system failures, our ability to successfully complete and integrate potential acquisitions, liability for damages on our service contracts, the success of the companies in which Infosys has made strategic investments, withdrawal or expiration of governmental fiscal incentives, political instability and regional conflicts, legal restrictions on raising capital or acquiring companies outside India, and unauthorized use of our intellectual property and general economic conditions affecting our industry. Additional risks that could affect our future operating results are more fully described in our United States Securities and Exchange Commission filings including our Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2012 and on Form 6-K for the quarter ended June 30, 2012, September 30, 2012 and December 31, 2012. These filings are available at www.sec.gov . Infosys may, from time to time, make additional written and oral forward-looking statements, including statements contained in the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission and our reports to shareholders. The company does not undertake to update any forward-looking statements that may be made from time to time by or on behalf of the company unless it is required by law.