Skip to main content
  1. Home >
  2. News >
  3. Press Releases >
  4. 2007>
  5. Fujitsu awarded revenue commissioners’ ICT services and support contract

Fujitsu awarded revenue commissioners’ ICT services and support contract

December 03, 2007

The Revenue Commissioners, the Irish tax and customs authority, has awarded the contract for the delivery and support of certain ICT Services to Fujitsu with an initial contract value in excess of €3m. The contract, which is for a two-year period with the option of a one-year extension, was awarded following an open EU procurement process and is a strategic element in the delivery of Revenue’s ICT Strategy.

All in all more than Vaasan & Vaasan 400 desktops in 15 towns across Finland are managed by the Patja service. The renewed agreement expands it to cover printing management, server capacity as service, Mobile Professional and lifecycle management for mobile devices. In addition, the company's e-mail and application platform, Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server (MOSS), will be provided as service.

As part of this contract, Fujitsu will provide strategic ICT architecture and process consulting and quality assurance services for Revenue. This will include assisting Revenue attain compliance with the new Business Continuity Management standard (BS25999) and achievement of security certification (ISO 27000) for defined systems.

Fujitsu and Revenue have a long and successful track record of working together on numerous infrastructure projects over many years. This new contract marks a key expansion in the range of services that Fujitsu and their partners will provide to Revenue.

“We have worked extensively in the Public Sector, both here in Ireland and around the world and have gained a wealth of experience and insight which we will exploit to deliver Revenue’s business objectives," said Regina Moran, CEO of Fujitsu. “We have an excellent track record in delivering real business value for our customers. We are delighted to have been awarded this contract from Revenue Commissioners and we look forward to working with them in the delivery of their ICT strategy over the coming years.”

Frank Daly, Revenue Chairman, commented: “Revenue and Fujitsu have already worked very successfully together in providing the enterprise server and storage systems for our flagship applications such as the Revenue On-Line Service and our back-office Integrated Taxation Services. This contract marks a broadening and deepening of our relationship. Fujitsu and their subcontractors are now providing expertise and a transfer of skills for technical architecture, certification and standards and quality assurance and testing work. It also shows that Revenue is serious about expanding its multi-vendor strategy for external ICT support, to ensure future choice, competition and value for money. Indeed the competition won by Fujitsu was extremely keen. We look forward to a successful working partnership as Revenue pushes forward its aggressive business strategy for 2008-2009.”

Fujitsu is one of the leading suppliers of consultancy, systems integration and managed services to Public and Private Sector customers across Europe and the World. As part of this contract, Fujitsu will bring this global experience and insight to Revenue, providing them with ongoing briefings and updates of innovative solutions and technologies.

Fujitsu in Ireland:

Fujitsu consults, designs, builds and operates innovative IT solutions and services, helping customers in Ireland realise the benefits of the connected economy. With some 600 people, we operate throughout the island, providing an end-to-end IT service to clients in business and governmentSome of Fujitsu Ireland’s clients include IIB Bank, An Garda Síochána, Dept of Transport, Dept of Family and Social Affairs, Vodafone Ireland, Airtricity and Woodies DIY.

About Fujitsu

Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Over 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 4.5 trillion yen (US$54 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2012. For more information, please see:

Fujitsu UK and Ireland is a leading IT systems, services and products company employing 11,400 people with an annual revenue of £1.7 billion. Its business is in enabling its customers to realise their objectives by exploiting information technology through its integrated product and service portfolio. This includes consulting, applications, systems integration, managed services and product for customers in the private and public sectors including retail, financial services, telecoms, government, defence and consumer sectors. For more information, please see:

Dave Coleman

Phone: Phone: 087 820 9968
E-mail: E-mail:
Senior Press Officer

Eileen Gallagher

Phone: Phone: 087 911 9954
E-mail: E-mail:
Company:The Gallagher Consultancy

Date: 03 December, 2007


  • Fujitsu Servers
  • Storage
  • Client Computing Devices
  • Peripheral devices
  • Software



Country Selector

United Kingdom


World Map