The city-based Infotech Enterprises Limited (IEL), a global technology solutions provider today announced that it has signed a multi-year contract with inCONTROL Tech (iTEC) of Malaysia to implement an Enterprise GIS Information System for Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), the largest Electric Utility in Malaysia.
This implementation was part of TNB's long term GIS roll-out plan for all their circles nationwide. The partnering contract was signed between Infotech's UTG division President John Renard and iTEC Managing Director Harvinder Singh during a signing ceremony graced by prominent executives from both organisations.
This was the first time that Infotech would be executing a multi-million dollar project for a Malaysian Utility, spanning over a period of five years. Under this project, Infotech and iTEC would be offering an SOA (service oriented architecture) based solution for enterprise GIS information management to TNB. This implementation would help integrate and streamline business processes across various functions within TNB.
In a statement, Infotech Enterprises Limited Chairman and Managing Director B V R Mohan Reddy said, ''We are expanding our footprint in the Asia Pacific region. This contract is a critical milestone in our progress in the region. This will contribute to our deep domain expertise in handling the requirements of Electrical Utilities globally.'' Infotech's UTG division President John Renard said, ''We are delighted to sign this contract to implement an enterprise GIS for the largest Electricity Utility in Malaysia.'' '' Our unique global delivery model, expertise in offering solutions to leading Utilities worldwide, and long-term relationships with Utility vendors has been instrumental in winning this order,'' he said.