Shell Renews Contract with T-Systems

                     Shell Renews Contract with T-Systems

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  THE HAGUE, The Netherlands and FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Germany, December 17, 2012

THE HAGUE, The Netherlands and FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Germany, December 17, 2012
/PRNewswire/ --

- Cloud services for hosting and storage - Renewal extends original deal from
five to ten years Deutsche Telekom's corporate customer unit T-Systems
announced today the renewal of their business with Shell for another five
years by signing a contract for worldwide hosting and storage services. Under
the agreement, T-Systems will continue to provide Shell with data centre
infrastructure and computing services around the world. Shell has moved global
dynamic SAP services into the cloud, thus adapting the use of information and
communication technology to business demand, boosting efficiency and reducing
cost. "We are pleased that Shell has renewed its contract with T-Systems. I
thank Shell for their confidence in us", said Reinhard Clemens, member of
Deutsche Telekom's Board of Management and T-Systems CEO. "T-Systems is a
truly international service provider with a broad spectrum of secure cloud
computing services." Deutsche Telekom aims to strengthen its growth with cloud
services over the next few years. According to analysts Telekom is ahead of
the field with managed clouds for corporate customers. Under the 2008
contract, T-Systems implemented a dedicated global delivery team in all key
Shell locations to ensure a robust IT environment around the clock.
Additionally, some 900 highly skilled Shell specialists joined T-Systems and
contributed to fulfilling the high service commitments to Shell. About
Deutsche Telekom Deutsche Telekom is one of the world's leading integrated
telecommunications companies with over 131 million mobile customers, 33
million fixed-network lines and more than 17 million broadband lines (as of
September 30, 2012). The Group provides fixed-network, mobile communications,
Internet and IPTV products and services for consumers, and ICT solutions for
business and corporate customers. Deutsche Telekom is present in around 50
countries and has over 230,000 employees worldwide. The Group generated
revenue of EUR 58.7 billion in the 2011 financial year - over half of it
outside Germany (as of December 31, 2011). About T-Systems Drawing on a global
infrastructure of data centers and networks, T-Systems operates information
and communication technology (ICT) systems for multinational corporations and
public sector institutions. T-Systems provides integrated solutions for the
networked future of business and society. The company's some 48,200 employees
combine industry expertise a

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