Atea enters into agreement with JN Data for IT workplace operation of financial institutions in Denmark

(Denmark) JN Data A/S, who ensures stable and secure IT operations in many of the largest financial institutions in Denmark, has selected Atea A/S in Denmark for the development of an IT workplace concept to JN Data's customer BEC (Bankernes EDB Central). The agreement has an expected services value of minimum DKK 94 million (NOK 93.5 million) over the next five years.

The agreement implies up to 6,000 users for JN Data's client BEC and BEC's customers, and Atea will be responsible for the management and development of an IT workplace concept, physical and virtual. Management of JN Data's PC platform includes everything from design, administration and software development, support for hardware replacement, relocation and recycling of used IT equipment.

The agreement will have effect as of 1 April 2013 and can be extended to include other JN Data clients, as well.

For further information, please contact:
Lars Johansson, Managing Director, Atea A/S, mobile +45 3078 0081
Rune Falstad, CFO Atea ASA, mobile +47 906 14 482

About Atea
Atea is the leading Nordic and Baltic supplier of IT infrastructure with approximately 6,300 employees. Atea is present in 82 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.