i2 Sets Sights On India

India-based Satyam enters into partnership with i2

CHENNAI, INDIA  PRNewswire  January 24, 2001  i2 recently announced a partnership with Satyam Computer Services, an Indian IT consulting company. As a result of the partnership, Satyam will implement solutions based on i2's Tradematrix suite of products. Satyam and i2 will also launch joint marketing and branding programs to promote the use of i2 solutions in the Asia-Pacific region.

G.B. Prabhat, director of enterprise business solutions at Satyam, said, Satyam is spending considerable management time on furthering its philosophy of helping its clients compete better. There is a growing demand for e-business solutions in Satyam's existing as well as prospective customer base. Given this opportunity, we are keen on building one of the world's significant i2-capable workforces. Our partnership with i2 is of strategic importance to our e-business solutions capability.

i2 has successfully delivered over $16 billion of measurable value to our customers worldwide, said Peter O'Connor, general manager of i2's Asia division. With the considerable opportunities in the Indian market, we believe that this alliance will enable us to get closer to those customers who require the best possible solutions spanning supply chain management, content, customer and supplier management.