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arvato systems is the preferred IT supplier of TenneT

IT supplier provides data center services, system integration, and other services for transmission system operator

(PresseBox) (Gütersloh, ) The transmission system operator TenneT TSO GmbH, a subsidiary of the Dutch system operator TenneT Holding B.V., has selected arvato systems as its strategic outsourcing partner and appointed it as its preferred supplier. The contract, which was awarded to arvato systems as part of a bidding process, includes data center services, network operations, as well as telecommunication services, user help desk services, and system integration services. TenneT TSO b.v. in the Netherlands is considering to work with the preferred supplier arvato systems in the future.

Comprehensive IT outsourcing

Headquartered in Bayreuth, Germany, TenneT TSO GmbH employs 750 people and is responsible for operating, maintaining, and further developing the power transmission system with voltages of 220 kV and 380 kV in large parts of Germany. The company ensures that all market participants have secure access to the high-voltage grid.

The services that arvato systems is to provide relate to almost all TenneT’s IT infrastructure topics.

“TenneT enjoys a high level of esteem on the market and in the public utilities industry,” says Matthias Moeller, Managing Director of arvato systems | Technologies GmbH. “The fact that we can support this company with their IT outsourcing needs and in selected projects on an international stage is both confirmation of our expertise and a great responsibility for us.”

TenneT is also looking forward to a successful partnership. The framework agreements have been concluded for a period of three years, with an option to renew for an additional two years.

Marc de Zwaan, CIO TenneT: "The contract with arvato systems is the result of an EU tender process. arvato systems won the tender with a good bid and impressed with their expertise and entrepreneurship during the tender process."

Arvato Systems GmbH

For over 30 years arvato systems has been building a solid reputation as a systems integrator with successful projects for major corporations in the most diverse industries. We’re a team of 1,700 in 25 locations around the world, generating annual sales of more than 230 million euros. We offer comprehensive IT solutions e.g. for the retail, logistics and shipping, manufacturing and media industries as well as for utility companies and public administrations; competence in key areas like BPM, Cloud Computing, CRM and E-Commerce; know-how in many robust technologies, including Microsoft and SAP; a broad spectrum of Infrastructure Services, including Application Management and Managed Services. As a subsidiary of arvato AG, the media and communications provider of Bertelsmann AG, we have the unique capability to create entire value chains from one source. To achieve this we bank on in-depth industry knowledge, cross-platform technological expertise, a true partnership approach, and a genuine entrepreneurial spirit.