However, no financial details of the deal were revealed. As part of the five-year commitment, HCL will be accountable for managing AstraZeneca’s entire data centre environment across more than 60 locations internationally, comprising hosting and migration of several of the active large data centers, HCL Technologies said.
HCL will supervise AstraZeneca’s global collaboration environment comprising email, messaging and alliance services for users worldwide, HCL added.
HCL will also deliver transformational projects comprising server virtualisation, storage and backup transformation and execution of the fusion cloud.
HCLT Executive Vice President and Head R Srikrishna said that “In today’s economic environment, organisations across the world are facing unique challenges of rising operational and input costs, demanding customers and changing regulatory environment.”