2013-02-15 07:03:57 -
(Oslo, 15 February 2013) EVRY ASA has today agreed to sign a contract with
Storebrand to operate a new and state-of-the-art platform for the Storebrand
group's IT solutions. The contract runs to 31 December 2018, and represents a
contract value of NOK 325 million as well as the opportunity to renew for a
further two years, and includes Storebrand's activities in both Norway and
EVRY will deliver a broad range of IT services based on its new industrialised
and automated operating services concept, Future Proof IT Operations.
Services to be delivered include all infrastructure services such as server
operations, WAN, applications operations, and mainframe, as well as desktop
services for approx 2,000 employees of the Storebrand group in Norway and
Sweden. This will ensure that Storebrand's applications and services are
to all its users 24/7.
"The new contract with Storebrand demonstrates that EVRY's new and state-of-the-
art operating platform meets the requirements of a dynamic and forward-looking
financial group. Through this contract, EVRY will deliver reliable and secure
operating services and support Storebrand's need to adapt rapidly to changes in
the market", comments Terje Mjøs, CEO of EVRY.
"The contract with EVRY will provide Storebrand with a forward-looking operating
platform with particular emphasis on security and a high degree of self-service.
Through this contract, EVRY will give Storebrand an efficient and flexible
infrastructure, so that we are well equipped to meet the needs of our customers
and employees for effective IT systems", says EVP Heidi Skaaret at Storebrand.
About the contract
The contract with Storebrand will run from 1 January 2014 to 31 December 2018,
with an option to renew for a further two years. EVRY will carry out migration
from the current operating platform to its new, industrialised operations
concept known as Future Proof IT Operations, which is based on industry-standard
solutions and a high degree of automation in order to deliver a reduced cost
structure. This new operations concept will give Storebrand a significant degree
of self-service, flexibility, and the ability to make changes quickly.
Terje Mjøs, CEO, EVRY. Tel: + 47 06500
Eli Giske, CFO, EVRY. Tel: +47 908 44 189
Geir Remman, VP Corporate Communications, EVRY. Tel: + 47 970 55 017
EVRY is one of the leading IT companies in the Nordic countries, with a strong
local and regional presence in 50 Nordic towns and cities. Through its
knowledge, solutions and technology, EVRY contributes to the development of the
information society of the future, and so creates value for the benefit of its
customers and for society as a whole. EVRY combines in-depth industry knowledge
and technological expertise with a local delivery model and international
EVRY has some 10,000 employees, and the company is committed to demonstrating
that Nordic customers are best served by a supplier that understands Nordic
business from the inside. EVRY reports annual turnover approaching NOK 13
billion. The company is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange and operates from
headquarters in Oslo, with major activities in both the Norwegian and Swedish
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section
5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.
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