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IBM Chosen to Manage Global SAP Infrastructure for Leading Swiss Healthcare Company

ZURICH / BASEL, Switzerland - 06 Aug 2014: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it signed a multi-year agreement with Novartis, one of the world’s leading healthcare companies, to manage their global SAP infrastructure operations. The agreement will provide Novartis the highest availability, performance and system security for the mission critical business applications that run their global business.

“Our track record in delivering high availability infrastructure services for SAP hosting has been a key factor for extending this engagement under the new contract. As a trusted partner we will continue to bring together IBM’s integrated services management, global presence and innovative technologies to provide Novartis the right mix of skills and capabilities they need,” says Shawn McDonough, Vice President and Senior Project Executive, Global Technology Services, IBM Switzerland.

IBM will continue providing SAP infrastructure management services to Novartis from its delivery center in Czech Republic.

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