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Datamatics Global Services to open Centre of Excellence at Puducherry

Sep 27, 2011 | Chennai (India) |

Chennai, 27 September 2011:Datamatics Global Services (DGSL), the global Information Technology (IT) and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) organization partner to several fortune 500 companies globally for delivering next generation business solutions, is setting up a Centre of Excellence centre at Puducherry next month. This will be the company’s 5th delivery centre in the country and the third in southern India after Chennai & Bangalore. The Puducherry centre will have a seating capacity of 700 people and will primarily deliver the Online, Publishing, and Retail Solutions (OPRS) of the company.

The new centre will support the Company’s continued expansion plan and increased focus on OPRS solution offerings for the global community of publishers and retailers. The OPRS division of Datamatics delivers a wide array of skill based services as well as IT based solutions. These range from digital publishing & online content services to IT based content management, eBooks, web application & analytics, mobile apps development and ecommerce solutions.

“Datamatics started its journey in southern India at Chennai in 2003 with a 30 member delivery centre and today, close to 400 professionals deliver OPMS solutions from this centre. The highly talented and motivated professionals in Chennai have not only led to the success of our OPRS business but also convinced us to extend our footprint in southern India,” said Rahul Kanodia, Vice-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Datamatics Global Services Limited. He further added, “Today, more than 50% of software professionals come from tier 2 and tier 3 cities but have to migrate to metros for want of better job opportunities. I am certain that our Puducherry centre will offer aspirants from this region a healthy work life balance.”

Commenting on the occasion Krishna Tewari, Executive Vice President & Global Head - OPRS at Datamatics Global Services said, “We work with global leaders in the publishing industry, hence it is natural for us to expand our operations in this region which fosters ambitious young minds in the online and media space.” He further added, “We are quite certain that young talented professionals from this region trained by Datamatics will deliver best-in-class solutions to our global clientele.”

About Datamatics Global Services
Datamatics, a trusted partner to several Fortune 500 Companies is a global provider of Information Technology (IT) and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) and Consulting services. The company provides business aligned next-generation solutions to a wide range of industry verticals that help enterprises across the world overcome their business challenges and achieve operational efficiencies. These solutions leverage innovations in technology, knowledge of business processes, and domain expertise to provide clients a competitive edge.

Datamatics specializes in Engineering & Embedded Services, Finance & Accounting Services, Information Management, IT Consulting, IT Services, Publishing Services, Research & Analytics, Resource Augmentation, Smart Document Processing, Billing & Payment Solutions, and eRetail Solutions .

Datamatics has been conferred with many industry awards globally. A few of them include: Featured amongst the Global Top 10 Mid-Tier Industry Specific BPO Service Providers in the Global Services 100 list for two consecutive years- 2011 & 2010. The company was ranked amongst the top 20 leaders in financial services (Insurance, Banking & Markets) by International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) in 2011.In 2010, became was the proud recipient of Global HR Strategy Award & HR Leadership Award at Asia's Best Employer Brand Awards 2010. Received HR Super Achiever Award at Asia Pacific HRM Congress in 2009. Datamatics is the first Indian company to have won the International Asia Pacific Quality Award in the Services Category in 2007. 'The Black Book of Outsourcing' ranked Datamatics third amongst document process outsourcing providers globally in 2007 and Top 50 Managed Outsourced Vendors in 2006.

Safe Harbour
Some of the statements in this update that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements include our financial and growth projections as well as statements concerning our plans, strategies, intentions and beliefs concerning our business and the markets in which we operate. These statements are based on information currently available to us, and we assume no obligation to update these statements as circumstances change. There are risks and uncertainties that could cause actual events to differ materially from these forward-looking statements. These risks include, but are not limited to, the level of market demand for our services, the highly-competitive market for the types of services that we offer, market conditions that could cause our customers to reduce their spending for our services, our ability to create, acquire and build new businesses and to grow our existing businesses, our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, currency fluctuations and market conditions in India and elsewhere around the world, and other risks not specifically mentioned herein but those that are common to industry.

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Varad Kamini
Head - Corporate Communications
Datamatics Global Services Limited