Keolis, one of Europe’s leading public transportation companies, is to retain TeleComputing as its partner for Swedish IT operations for 5 years with an option for a further 2-year extension. The contract is estimated to be worth more than SEK 100 million.
‘We are proud that such a major and important customer has renewed their trust in us. Keolis is at the cutting edge of new technology and mobility solutions, and has great opportunities to develop its business going forward. Our goal is to deliver the best solution so that Keolis can continue to boost its competitiveness,’ says Terje Mjøs, CEO of TeleComputing.
Increasing digitalisation is having an impact on public transportation, and growth in the industry is being driven by increased demand for efficient and sustainable traffic solutions. With TeleComputing's experience and expertise, we are well equipped for future business opportunities,’ says Jan Kilström, CEO of Keolis.
Keolis is about to transform its IT solution. The future is in modern, cloud-based solutions such as Microsoft O365, as well as new Oracle Platforms, improved network services for bus depots and future-proofed technical platforms for running applications.
The contract covers the full outsourcing of IT, encompassing data centre, network operations, server operations, application operations, service desk and so on, with TeleComputing acting as Keolis’ IT department.
‘The cloud provides lots of opportunities for better business, and hybrid cloud services are in many ways a platform for digital transformation. We are now looking forward to taking another step forward together with Keolis,’ says Terje Mjøs.
‘In order to exploit future opportunities, we need an engaged and driven partner who not only drives us forward but also supports us in what we want to accomplish. We expect TeleComputing to provide us with this,’ says Jan Kilström.
TeleComputing has been a partner of Keolis since 2013, and currently delivers stability on a daily basis to 6,000 Keolis employees.
Keolis’ business concept is to create value for travellers, society and shareholders through locally adapted and sustainable transportation. Keolis Sweden operates in Stockholm, Gothenburg, Jönköping, Dalarna, Östergötland, Värmland and Örebro. Keolis is one of Europe’s leading public transportation companies, operating in 16 countries across four continents. Keolis has revenues of SEK 4.7 billion.
TeleComputing: CEO Terje Mjøs, +47 900 34 159
Keolis Sverige AB: Press Officer Valerio Nicolai, +46 (0)8-51 90 2022