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Infosys Launches "India in a Box" for Japanese Companies

           Infosys Launches "India in a Box" for Japanese Companies

  PR Newswire

  BANGALORE, India and TOKYO, November 19, 2012

BANGALORE, India and TOKYO, November 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

       Expansion across India made simple; Japanese firms get robust IT
                      infrastructure in just eight weeks

Infosys, a global leader in consulting and technology, today announced the
launch of a new solution called "India in a Box" for its Japanese clients. The
new solution is based on industry-standard Microsoft Dynamics NAV. It enables
Japanese companies to jumpstart their business operations in India in a
shorter time by movingto a robust IT infrastructure in just eight weeks. The
pre-packaged solution is tailor-made for the unique Indian market, addressing
issues such as local taxation and accounting.

Key functionalities of the solution tailored for specific requirements in
India include:

  *Financial Management  - To support the International Accounting Standards
    Committee and complies with Indian GAAP (general accounting, account
    receivable/payable, budget control, fixed asset management, period-end
    closing operations).
  *Supply Chain Management  - To facilitate sales, purchasing, inventory,
    warehouse management.
  *Production Management- To track requirement planning and bill of
    materials, manufacturing order creation, production planning and processes
    and scheduling.
  *Service, Resource, & Project Management- To maintain service contracts and
    track project costs, milestones and budget utilization.
  *Employee Management - To maintain comprehensive employee details including
    master employee list, skill sets and attendance.
  *Customer Management  - To collate customer information, payment and
    delivery terms

Tomoyuki Nakanishi, Group Senior Manager, Dynamics Product Group, Microsoft 
Japan , said: "Japanese firms are looking to grow in India, which is why
'India in a Box' is such a valuable resource. What used to take years -
learning how to navigate the often-complicated Indian marketplace - now takes
a matter of weeks. Japanese companies can use this innovative Infosys product
as their all-in-one business solution."

V. Sriram, Head of Japan, Infosys Ltd., said: "With this new solution Infosys
has tried to address one of the biggest issues facing Japanese companies
entering the Indian market: The sometimes rocky interface between a new
location and Tokyo headquarters. With 'India in a Box,' firms can easily
establish the interface with the Enterprise Resource Planning in the home
office. Executives in Tokyo can manage the sales and production of their
Indian operations on a daily basis without a hitch. 'India in a Box' is all
about improving real time decision-making and governance."

Infosys set up its Japan operations in 1997. Today it has offices in Tokyo and
Nagoya with more than 200 employees. For more information log on to
http://www.infosys.com/jp

About Infosys

Infosys partners with global enterprises to drive their innovation-led growth.
That's why Forbes ranked Infosys 19th among the top 100 most innovative
companies. As a leading provider of next-generation consulting, technology,
and outsourcing solutions, Infosys helps clients in more than 30 countries
realize their goals. Visit http://www.infosys.com and see how Infosys (NASDAQ:
INFY), with its 150,000+ people, is Building Tomorrow's Enterprise ^® today.

Safe Harbor

Certain statements in this release concerning our future growth prospects are
forward-looking statements, which involve a number of risks and uncertainties
that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in such
forward-looking statements. The risks and uncertainties relating to these
statements include, but are not limited to, risks and uncertainties regarding
fluctuations in earnings, fluctuations in foreign exchange rates, our ability
to manage growth, intense competition in IT services including those factors
which may affect our cost advantage, wage increases in India, our ability to
attract and retain highly skilled professionals, time and cost overruns on
fixed-price, fixed-time frame contracts, client concentration, restrictions on
immigration, industry segment concentration, our ability to manage our
international operations, reduced demand for technology in our key focus
areas, disruptions in telecommunication networks or system failures, our
ability to successfully complete and integrate potential acquisitions,
liability for damages on our service contracts, the success of the companies
in which Infosys has made strategic investments, withdrawal or expiration of
governmental fiscal incentives, political instability and regional conflicts,
legal restrictions on raising capital or acquiring companies outside India,
and unauthorized use of our intellectual property and general economic
conditions affecting our industry. Additional risks that could affect our
future operating results are more fully described in our United States
Securities and Exchange Commission filings including our Annual Report on Form
20-F for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2012 and on Form 6-K for the quarters
ended December 31, 2011,June 30, 2012 and September 30, 2012.These filings are
available at http://www.sec.gov . Infosys may, from time to time, make
additional written and oral forward-looking statements, including statements
contained in the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission
and our reports to shareholders. The company does not undertake to update any
forward-looking statements that may be made from time to time by or on behalf
of the company.

Contact: Contact: Marketing Manager, Jo Ando, Phone: +81-03(5545)3251,
Jo_ando@infosys.com
 
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