Tieto extends its office productivity and collaboration services with Google Apps

Thu Apr 4, 2013 2:01am EDT

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Tieto Corporation         PRESS RELEASE         4 April 2013 at 09.00 am EET

Tieto extends its office productivity and collaboration services with Google Apps 

Tieto has signed an agreement with Google, expanding Tieto's service offering with Google Apps, a
public cloud based productivity suite.The cooperation complements Tieto's existing services in the
office productivity and collaboration area to drive mobile ways of working and efficiency. 

The services are fitted for enterprises and fulfill all modern communication and collaboration
needs reaching from email to social media. This also supports Tieto's aim to provide innovative
full life-cycle IT services for its customers in their business transformation. 

Tieto's productivity and collaboration offering portfolio now includes a comprehensive set of
cloud services delivered either in private, public or hybrid cloud. As a full IT services partner,
Tieto integrates cloud services into its customers' existing IT systems and business processes.
Part of Tieto's employees will also be using Google Apps, in connection with the "choose your own
device" concept. 

"We can now provide Nordic companies with a new alternative in their business and IT
transformation. Through the cooperation with Google, we take yet another step in offering the most
innovative and flexible services from a variety of cloud ecosystems, integrated and optimized
according to our customers' needs. We see an increasing demand for public and hybrid cloud based
solutions in the enterprise market due to changes in IT consumption," says Kimmo Alkio, CEO,

Tieto will sell Google Apps combined with its own complementing services focusing on the Nordic

For further information, please contact:

Ari Karppinen, Executive Vice President, Managed Services, Tieto, tel. +358 20 727 1137,
ari.karppinen(at) tieto.com

Pekka Karimaa, Service Area Director, Managed Services, Tieto, tel. +358 20 727 7728,


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Tieto is the largest Nordic IT services company providing full life-cycle services for both
private and public sectors. The company has global presence through its product engineering
business and the global delivery centers. Tieto is committed to develop enterprises and society
through IT by realizing new opportunities in customers' business transformation. At Tieto, we
believe in professional development and results.

Founded 1968, headquartered in Helsinki, Finland and with approximately 17 000 experts, the
company operates in over 20 countries with net sales at approximately EUR 1.8 billion. Tieto's
shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX in Helsinki and Stockholm. Please visit www.tieto.com
http://www.tieto.com/  for more information.


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