AerotechTelub chooses TietoEnator as partner for IT operations

AerotechTelub chooses TietoEnator as partner for IT operations AerotechTelub and TietoEnator have signed a Letter of Intent regarding operation and support within the IT area. The intention is that TietoEnator shall take over the responsibility for AerotechTelub's operation and support of applications, networks, servers, office equipment and application development for three years. The value of the order is estimated at more than SEK100 million. "We are proud of the confidence shown to us and will naturally do everything to ensure that AerotechTelub will be a satisfied customer. In addition, the obligation is completely in line with our strategy of acting as a qualified co-operation partner", says Åke Plyhm, Vice President of TietoEnator. "We have previous experience of TietoEnator and know that they are competent suppliers with broad know-how and a comprehensive range of applications within, among others, the finance sector. We have formed the judgement that, with TietoEnator as partner, AerotechTelub will have access to effective IT support for our operations", says Jan Eiborn, President, AerotechTelub. "At the same time as IT is all the more integrated into operations and its dependence increases, interference-free systems and rapid support become all the more important. We feel a great responsibility for the confidence that AerotechTelub has shown us. Our ambition is to be a complete and active IT partner founded on our broad knowledge of AerotechTelub's operations", says Mats Westerlund, Business Manager, TietoEnator. AerotechTelub is a service company which offers advanced technical services and customer-adapted system solutions within information technology, electronics and aviation technology for the military and civil defence, government departments, public authorities as well as selected sectors of trade and industry. AerotechTelub has 2,600 employees and a turnover of ca SEK2.4 billion. AerotechTelub is jointly owned by Saab (57%), northern Europe's leading high technology company, and the IT company TietoEnator (43%). For further information, contact: Mats Westerlund, TietoEnator, tel +46 70 5410759 Tom Wigh, AerotechTelub, tel +46 70 5891234 TIETOENATOR CORPORATION DISTRIBUTION Helsinki Exchanges Stockholm Stock Exchange Principal Media ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by BIT http://www.bit.se The following files are available for download: http://www.bit.se/bitonline/2000/11/28/20001128BIT00950/bit0001.doc http://www.bit.se/bitonline/2000/11/28/20001128BIT00950/bit0002.pdf