Chennai, Dec 21 (UNI) Keane Inc, a leading global services firm specialised in enabling transformation of its clients' business and IT functions, announced that the company has won a new outsourcing deal from Travis Perkins, in the UK Builders' Merchanting and home improvement markets.
As part of the contract, Keane would provide systems development and maintenance services for EPOS systems used in Travis Perkin's builders merchanting operations, by using its on-site and offshore model at Chennai facility, a company release said here today.
This facility would help Travis Perkins to further strengthen its IT capability by widening the recruitment pool of software developers available to the group.
Travis Perkins chose to partner with Keane after a three-month long competitive selection process that included four other potential partnership companies in India.
''Keane was chosen for their experience, attention to deal, high standards and quality of personnel,'' Travis Perkins IT Director Frank Smith said.
''Some of my colleagues are currently visiting the Keane offshore development centre in Chennai and we hope to witness the progress and success achieved by Keane team,'' he added.