22. March 2017

DHL renews partnership with T-Systems

A five-year term and a volume in the high hundreds of million euro range. The Deutsche Post DHL and T-Systems have renewed their partnership. Essentially, Deutsche Telekom’s business customer arm will run and further develop the datacenters, networks and workplace systems for the logistics and mail company. DHL is migrating its existing IT platforms to […]

17. March 2017

GfK is outsourcing with Equinix

Global market research institute GfK will be transferring all of its IT infrastructure from three data centers in Nürnberg to a single, recently opened Equinix facility in Frankfurt. The move shall consolidate the company’s entire EMEA data traffic, it states, for the sake of efficiency and cost-effectiveness. The company plans to house its 3,000+ servers, spanning […]

14. March 2017

Munich Re relies on workplace management with Computacenter

At Munich Re, the project “Next Generation Workplace” has entered the next phase, which now includes external service providers. The CIO magazine is addressing the issue in order to report on the impact of such projects on sourcing strategies. Munich Re plans its workplace modernization on the basis of a holistic design and service concept […]

2. March 2017

Atos is equipping Swissgrid

Swissgrid AG’s “Renewable Energies & Proof of Origin” department is working together with Atos. The Swiss electricity network operator and the service provider recently signed a multi-year contract for the development and operation of a new self-service customer portal for the registration and processing of applications for funding in Switzerland. No information was given on […]

28. February 2017

ACS PharmaProtect extends contract with Arvato Systems

As part of the securPharm initiative ACS PharmaProtect is extending their contract with Arvato Systems for more than another ten years. From February 2019 Arvato Systems will provide further development and operations of their proven IT solutions to combat counterfeit medication. In accordance with the delegated regulation on EU Counterfeit Directive, from February 9, 2019 […]

16. February 2017

Shell and T-Systems extend contract until 2022

The Shell oil company has extended the existing contract with T-Systems over the worldwide data center services prematurely by four years until 2022. For Shell, T-Systems is developing the existing model for hosting and storage services and to increase the degree of automation of the services. T-Systems, has already transferred most SAP services from Shell […]

24. January 2017

UBS AG Renews Global Finance Operations Deal with HCL

UBS has renewed its Finance Operations services contract with HCL. HCL will continue to deliver key Finance Operations services to the Swiss global financial services company, supporting cost transparency and continuous improvements to the operating model of its finance department for the next three and half years. The partners have made no information about the […]

23. January 2017

Fujitsu to Provide Security Solutions to Norsk Hydro

Fujitsu Finland Oy and Norsk Hydro ASA, one of the world’s largest integrated aluminium production companies, have signed an six-year agreement. Fujitsu will provide 24/7 global Security Incident Response services and secure user authentication solutions. This should help Hydro reduce risk across the business, meet ever-increasing compliance and regulatory requirements and ensure that sensitive data […]

20. January 2017

Swissport switches to Tata

In future, Tata Consultancy will standardize and operate Swissport’s data centers. Three data centers and more than 40 server rooms are to be transferred to two central redundant data centers within two years. According to Computerworld magazine, Tata Consultancy will also implement a “standard workplace”, establish a global service desk as well as standardize and […]

18. January 2017

St.Galler Kantonalbank extends its contract with Inventx until 2021

The St.Galler Kantonalbank extends the existing outsourcing contract with the banking information specialist Inventx by a further five years. By at least 2021, Inventx is to operate and maintain the bank’s e-services and to accompany the bank with its consulting services in the area of digitalization. Since its inception, Inventx has been operating the e-services […]

19. December 2016

EVRY and Fana Sparebank sign new agreement

EVRY and Fana Sparebank have signed a new agreement. EVRY is to deliver next-generation core banking and payment solutions in addition to banking and operations services. The agreement also includes modernising the self-service solutions used by the bank’s customers in order to better address customer needs going forward. The agreement extends over a period of […]

7. December 2016

Atos provides IT infrastructure services for the ENERVIE Group

Atos has been managing the IT infrastructure of the ENERVIE Group since November 2016. ENERVIE-Südwestfalen Energie und Wasser AG is the corporate group of Mark-E Aktiengesellschaft, Stadtwerke Lüdenscheid GmbH and ENERVIE Vernetzt GmbH in southern North Rhine-Westphalia. The outsourcing agreement with Atos has a term of six years, including an extension option. No data were […]