Mahindra Satyam Signs 5 Year SAP Contract with GlaxoSmithKline

Thu Jul 9, 2009 9:30am EDT

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HYDERABAD, India, July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mahindra Satyam, the new
brand identity of Satyam Computer Services Ltd. (NYSE: SAY), a leading global
consulting and IT services provider, announced today that it has signed a new
5 year contract with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to provide SAP and other critical
systems support to GSK's businesses across the world. Satyam has been working
with GSK since 2002 to provide IT application development and support

Bill Louv, Chief Information Officer, GlaxoSmithKline said, "GSK is delighted
to be able to extend our contract for another 5 years.  We look forward to
continuing to receive the high level of professionalism and commitment from
Satyam and its associates that we have experienced over the past 7 years."

"GSK's selection truly recognizes the competitive spirit and resolve of the
associates of Mahindra Satyam, whose skills, commitment and delivery
excellence were unmatched," said CP Gurnani, CEO of Mahindra Satyam. "This is
a reflection of the fact that we are well on our way to regain our position as
a market leader and we are thankful to GSK for having reposed their faith in

About Mahindra Satyam

Mahindra Satyam (NYSE: SAY) is a leading global business and information
technology services company that leverages deep industry and functional
expertise, leading technology practices, and an advanced, global delivery
model to help clients transform their highest-value business processes and
improve their business performance. 

The company's professionals excel in enterprise solutions, supply chain
management, client relationship management, business intelligence, business
process quality, engineering and product lifecycle management, and
infrastructure services, among other key capabilities.

Mahindra Satyam is part of the $6.3 billion Mahindra Group, a global
industrial conglomerate and one of the top 10 industrial firms based in India.
The Group's interests span financial services, automotive products, trade,
retail and logistics, information technology and infrastructure development.

Mahindra Satyam development and delivery centers in the US, Canada, Brazil,
the UK, Hungary, Egypt, UAE, India, China, Malaysia, Singapore, and Australia
serve numerous clients, including many Fortune 500 organizations.  For more
information, see

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Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. The forward-looking statements
contained herein are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could
cause actual results to differ materially from those reflected in the
forward-looking statements. Mahindra Satyam undertakes no duty to update any
forward-looking statements. 

SOURCE  Satyam Computer Services Ltd.

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