, November 10, 2008

KPN selects Ordina for website management, maintenance and optimisation

KPN and Ordina have concluded a contract whereby the management, maintenance and renewal of KPN websites is outsourced to Ordina. The duration of the contract is five years. In delivering this contract, Ordina as Contract Principal will be working with Satyam, a preferred offshore partner of KPN, based in Hyderabad, India.


Ordina will be assuming partial responsibility for 'KPN Channels', a part of KPN's IT organisation. KPN Channels is responsible for the development and management of KPN websites for consumers and business clients. The management and maintenance of the applications behind these websites will be outsourced to Ordina.  Ordina will also be responsible for the optimisation of these sites in order to continue meeting the changing needs and expectations of KPN-customers and visitors.


Ronald Kasteel, CEO of Ordina: 'We are delighted that KPN has selected Ordina as partner for an important part of its IT environment. By utilising our extensive experience and expertise in the areas of customer service concepts and Outsourcing we are able to give these websites and the underlying IT a renewal impulse, in close co-operation with both KPN and Satyam. "

Peter Heij, Head of Continental Europe of Satyam: "We consider KPN's selection of Ordina and Satyam as partners in management and maintenance of their web applications, as a big compliment on our work. The combination of our experience within this important IT environment and the application of our RightSourceTM Methodology offers KPN a qualitative and commercially sound solution. We are delighted that we have been able to strengthen our position with KPN, in co-operation with Ordina. Working with Ordina as a local partner as well as growing in the Telecommunication segment are both important elements in Satyam's European growth strategy."

About Ordina

With our more than 5,300-strong workforce, Ordina aims to improve the business processes of Dutch and Belgian enterprises by providing advisory services, developing supporting applications or taking on a wide range of processes, including ICT. Ordina N.V. was incorporated in 1973. Ordina N.V. shares are quoted on Amsterdam's Euronext Stock Exchange, where they are included in the Midkap Index.


About Satyam

Satyam (NYSE: SAY), a leading global business and information technology services company, delivers consulting, systems integration, and outsourcing solutions to clients in 20* industries and more than 65* countries.

Satyam leverages deep industry and functional expertise, leading technology practices, and an advanced, global delivery model to help clients transform their highest-value business processes and improve their business performance. The company's 52,865* professionals excel in engineering and product development, supply chain management, client relationship management, business process quality, business intelligence, enterprise integration, and infrastructure management, among other key capabilities.
Satyam development and delivery centers in the US, Canada, Brazil, the UK, Hungary, Egypt, UAE, India, China, Malaysia, Singapore, and Australia serve 690* clients, including 185* Fortune 500. For more information, see

   *As of September 30, 2008
For more information, please contact:
Ordina N.V.
Sabine Lakerveld, PR Manager
Telephone: +31(0)30 663 7878
Lammers van Toorenburg Benelux PR
Lianne Willemsen
Telephone: +31(0)30 656 5070