LeftBrain, Satyam Computer Services Ltd. Announce Strategic Alliance

Providers answer customer demand for turnkey solutions

Providers answer customer demand for turnkey solutions

McLean, VA — March 19 — LeftBrain Inc., a provider of integrated supplier relationship management (SRM) solutions, and Satyam Computer Services Ltd., a global IT services and consulting company, today announced the formation of a strategic alliance built on LeftBrain's SourceCentre product platform and Satyam's implementation and support services.

Building on the integrated functionality of SourceCentre, Satyam said it would provide project definition and planning, enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems integration, product configuration, system testing and certification services.

In addition, Satyam will provide full lifecycle support to SourceCentre customers, including training, multi-tier global user support and infrastructure operations services. Satyam currently supports the SourceCentre technical product development team.

Richard King, CEO of LeftBrain, said that a partnership with a company of Satyam's global reach and reputation for quality enables his company to provide scalable and turnkey services to its global customer base.

"Our global sourcing and procurement customers are increasingly demanding turnkey solutions with 24x7x365 support capabilities, and this relationship enables us to meet their challenges with a high-value approach," he said.