Bangalore: Global provider of information, analytical and marketing services, Experian has chosen IT and business services provider, Perot Systems Corp. to support, maintain and develop its legacy applications. Under the terms of a multi-year agreement between the two parties, the financial detals of which were not disclosed, Perot will also develop new products for Experian, a Perot release issued on 17 January says.
The release says the business relationship includes applications development, legacy systems, applications maintenance & support, and testing services for Experian’s ISDD (Information Solutions Design and Delivery) applications portfolio. The ISDD spans new applications technologies, mainframe technologies and legacy applications. These services and solutions will be developed in Perot Systems India and Experian UK.
Experian will draw upon Perot Systems’ strong processes and methodologies in delivering business critical services and applications.
The release quoted John Finch, managing director, ISDD at Experian’s Information Solutions division as saying that his company is already using Perot Systems’ services for several of its IT applications development and maintenance programs.
Phil Cotter, MD, Experian’s Information Solutions division in the UK mentioned that Experian has an established presence in India, providing decision analytics and retail consultancy services to clients in the banking, telecoms and retail sectors from its office in Mumbai. It has also applied for registration to run a Consumer Information Company in India in a joint venture with local companies.
“Perot Systems will help Experian achieve faster go-to-market, greater efficiency and quality by deploying our global delivery model, project management skills and well defined time tested methodologies,” said Anurag Jain, president, Perot Systems’ Consulting & Applications Solutions and Insurance and Business Process Solutions groups.
Perot Systems provides Applications solutions, Business process and infrastructure outsourcing solutions to the customers in the Banking & Capital Markets, Insurance and information services organization for the financial services industry.