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Fujitsu extends Defence Contract worth $40m per annum

450-strong team to continue core and project services to June 2014

Fujitsu Australia Limited

Sydney, May 28, 2013

Fujitsu recently negotiated a 12 month extension of its Distributed Computing Central Services (DCCS) contract with the Australian Department of Defence. The contract is worth $40m per annum. This contract extension option forms part of a long term contract that was market tested by Department of Defence in 2009.

Under the contract Fujitsu provides more than 450 personnel to an extensive range of core and project services within the Department’s Chief Information Officers Group (CIOG) including: IT service desk; server and desktop operations; network watch function; email and groupware operations; applications and Information Technology Service Management tool support and process functions; project office functions; FISSO (Navy ICT) specific services; up to June 2014.

Glen Grant, Group Executive Director - Federal Government for Fujitsu Australia and New Zealand, said: “The Department of Defence is a core customer for Fujitsu in Australia. The mutual success of our relationship over the past 15 years is set to continue as we invest further in building our local skillsets and service portfolio to meet the specific needs of the Department.”

About Fujitsu

Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Approximately 170,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers. Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.4 trillion yen (US$47 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2013.
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About Fujitsu Australia and New Zealand

Fujitsu Australia and New Zealand is a leading service provider of business, information technology and communications solutions. As the third largest ICT Company in the Australian and New Zealand marketplace, we partner with our customers to consult, design, build, operate and support business solutions. From strategic consulting to application and infrastructure solutions and services, Fujitsu Australia and New Zealand have earned a reputation as the single supplier of choice for leading Corporate News and government organisations. Fujitsu Australia Limited and Fujitsu New Zealand Limited are wholly owned subsidiaries of Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702).
For more information, please see: : fujitsu.com.au

Collin Duff-Tytler

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Company:Fujitsu Australia and New Zealand
Marketing Programs and Communications Manager

Date: 28 May, 2013
City: Sydney
Company: Fujitsu Australia Limited