IT bellwether Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) Ltd said it has won a contract from Uttar Pradesh government for establishing and managing the state’s data centre for consolidating various applications. However, the company did not disclose the financial details of the order received.
The data centre would enhance the infrastructure required to consolidated the state level applications and would be interoperable with the existing infrastructure, TCS said in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE).
“The company will help us consolidated services, applications and infrastructure to provide efficient electronic delivery of government-to-government, government-to-citizen and government-to-business services,” Uttar Pradesh principal secretary (IT & electronics) Chandra Prakash said.
On Friday, TCS ended 0.33% up at Rs1,095.45 on the BSE, while the benchmark Sensex declined 0.13% to 19,966.93 points.
Anil Ambani Group firm Reliance Communications Ltd said its R-World, will be powered by mobile data services and solutions provider, Motricity, which will deliver complete mobile Internet and data services.
The mobile data services portal has been developed on Motricity’s mCore platform which powers 3G mobile portals of many leading global 3G service providers, RComm said in a statement.
“Reliance is aggressively rolling out 3G services in India and we believe our partnership with Motricity will allow us to deliver a richer, more personalised, mobile Internet experience to our customers,” Reliance Communications CEO–wireless business Syed Safawi said.
The portal developed for the upcoming 3G services will deliver end-to-end mobile Internet and data services to 120 million Reliance mobile subscribers.
On Friday, RComm ended 1.62% down at Rs139.50 on the Bombay Stock Exchange, while the benchmark Sensex declined 0.13% to 19,966.93 points.
Infrastructure major Larsen & Toubro (L&T) Ltd said its construction division has won an order worth Rs716 crore from the Department of Transport, Abu Dhabi, for construction of Sheikh Khalifa Interchange.
The scope of work includes construction of four bridges to be completed in two years, L&T said in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE).
On Friday, L&T gained 0.45% to Rs2,020.10 on the BSE, while the benchmark Sensex declined 0.13% to 19,966.93 points.