Hyderabad, Oct 23: Satyam Computer Services Limited (Satyam) has signed an agreement with Fujitsu Services to provide IT services to Reuters as part of a 1 billion US dollar internal information systems transformation programme.
Under the ten-year contract, Satyam will be extending its support and development services to a large number of core applications as well as providing managed infrastructure services for desk side suport, a global Network Operations Centre and Remote Infrastructure Management.
The provision of support and services will be extended across 17,500 Reuters employees based in over 100 countries.
Satyam had been delivering key services to Reuters for over six years. Under the new contract, Satyam will now provide some of its services to Reuters through Fujitsu.
These services will be delivered from its current Reuters Offshore Delivery Centre in Hyderabad and from a new centre in Chennai.
"This deal will deepen Satyam's relationship with Reuters as it will extend the range of services currently offered," Satyam Chairman Ramalinga Raju told the media here today.