HCL Infosystems bags managed services deal from UIDAI

IT hardware firm HCL Infosystems said it has bagged a contract from the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) for implementing and managing the Central ID Repository.

hidden August 10, 2012 14:31:41 IST
HCL Infosystems bags managed services deal from UIDAI

IT hardware firm HCL Infosystems said it has bagged a contract from the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) for implementing and managing the Central ID Repository.

The contract, awarded on 7 August, will see the entire end-to-end technology infrastructure of the UIDAI managed by HCL Infosystems as the designated managed services provider (MSP), HCL Infosystems said in a statement.

HCL Infosystems bags managed services deal from UIDAI

As the MSP, HCL Infosystems will be responsible for procurement and installation of the IT infrastructure. Reuters

The contract is for a period of seven years, it added. No financial details were divulged. "With the award of the MSP contract to HCL Infosystems, UIDAI looks forward to maximise efficiency and to bring to fruition the goal of providing a unique identification number to every Indian," UIDAI DDG (Technology) B B Nanawati said.

As the MSP, HCL Infosystems will be responsible for procurement and installation of the IT infrastructure,implementation of information security management systems and operations support and maintenance.

The scope of work also includes technical helpdesk, support services and database administration, it said.

PTI

Updated Date:

Find latest and upcoming tech gadgets online on Tech2 Gadgets. Get technology news, gadgets reviews & ratings. Popular gadgets including laptop, tablet and mobile specifications, features, prices, comparison.

also read

HCL To Set Up System Integration Centre in Kolkata
Biztech

HCL To Set Up System Integration Centre in Kolkata

HCL Infosystems will develop a system integration centre in Kolkata in the next 8-12 months.

HCL Launches Netmax For SMBs
Biztech

HCL Launches Netmax For SMBs

HCL has launched six product lines under HCL Netmax portfolio range.

HCL Infosystems Re-launches Beanstalk Range of Desktop PCs
News & Analysis

HCL Infosystems Re-launches Beanstalk Range of Desktop PCs

HCL Infosystems have announced the return of Beanstalk, a desktop range that to caters to the growing demand for cutting-edge technology on the home computing front.