EDB is chosen as prime supplier to StatoilHydro within SAP - and Industrial IT Consultancy Services.

(Oslo 1 July 2009) EDB has signed a Letter of Intent with StatoilHydro for delivery of IT consultancy services within SAP and Industrial ICT. The agreement runs for 2 years with an option to prolong with 2 + 2 years.

(Oslo 1 July 2009) EDB has signed a Letter of Intent with StatoilHydro for delivery of IT consultancy services within SAP and Industrial ICT. The agreement runs for 2 years with an option to prolong with 2 + 2 years.

EDB will be the prime supplier of qualified personnel to StatoilHydro within the competence areas of SAP and Industrial IT. In addition EDB will also deliver consultants to StatoilHydro in other IT competence areas.

" We are looking forward to a renewed partnership with StatoilHydro and are pleased that StatoilHydro recognizes EDB's unique combination of in-depth business understanding in the Oil&Gas sector and broad SAP competence in the Nordic market. The agreement paves the way for delivering a broader range of services", says Johnny Rindahl, Executive Vice President Application Services in EDB

About the deliveries
The Industrial IT area comprises competence within the production environment (platforms) and their administration including Intergrated operations, aligning technology, work processes and people, security on plants enabling safe connection between administrative and production systems. Offshore data management, RFID, sensor and wireless technology and other very specialized Oil&Gas industry competence areas.

The SAP area comprises a broad area of competencies within Business Intelligence, Accounting & Controlling, Treasury and Payment, Procurement, Sales and Logistics and Operations and Maintenance.

The new agreement covers EDB's total delivery units within Application Services in addition to be a continuance of the agreements that formed the basis for EDB's acquisition of StatoilHydro's IS Partner.

Stronger presence in Stavanger
To secure our deliveries to StatoilHydro and further focus on the Oil and gas area, EDB strenghten its precence in Stavanger within Application Services. We have focus on SAP, Industrial IT, Project Management and General IT Consulting competence.

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