Atea chosen for frame agreement with Kammarkollegiet for servers and storage

(Sweden) Atea Sverige AB has, together with seven other suppliers, been chosen for a frame agreement with Kammarkollegiet in their procurement of servers and storage (datacenters). The agreement has an estimated total annual value of MSEK 850 (MNOK 723) for 18 months, with 30 more optional months.

The frame agreement includes products and services, and can be used by all national authorities as well as a number of counties and municipalities. The eight suppliers are competing within the frame agreement. Atea has not had this agreement earlier but has to a large extent been involved in previous purchases through suppliers' contracts.

The agreement will have effect as of 1 August 2012.

The decision may be appealed within ten days.

For further information, please contact:
Rune Falstad, CFO Atea ASA, mobile +47 906 14 482
Carl-Johan Hultenheim, vd Atea Sverige AB, +46 4616 3332

About Atea
Atea is the leading Nordic and Baltic supplier of IT infrastructure with approximately 6000 employees. Atea is present in 79 cities in Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. Atea delivers IT products from leading vendors and assist its customers with specialist competencies within IT infrastructure services. Atea had revenue of more than NOK 20 billion in 2011 and is listed on Oslo Stock Exchange.