Barret Meets Satyam Chief

Hyderabad, Aug 30: | Updated: Aug 31 2002, 05:30am hrs
The high profile Intel Corporation Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dr Craig R Barrett made a flying visit to the Satyam Computer Services Limited facility in the outskirts of Hyderabad on Friday.

Dr Barrett had a meeting with Satyams Chairman Mr Ramalinga Raju and its senior officials.

We are delighted to welcome Dr Barrett and the Intel team to our campus.

It is a privilege for us and a significant step forwared in the Intel and Satyam relationship, said Satyams chairman B Ramalinga Raju on Friday.

Business today requires stable, cost-effective, powerful and secure solutions to conduct commerce and manage business processes over the Internet, said Dr Barrett.

Intels collaboration with Satyam will focus on optimising new comp-uting and communi-cations e-Business solutions that will help companies grow and compete in a digitally driven economy, he added.

Satyam and Intel have recently announced the opening up of their eBusiness Solutions Lab, which facilitates product evaluation, experimentation and benchmarking on Intel-based platforms and archit-ectures.

The Lab is unique for its focus on business transformation frameworks, managed security solutions and wireless solutions.

Intel will provide the necessary hardware, software and technical information to enable Satyam influence and implement solutions on Intel architecture across its large and diverse customer base, said Mr Ramalinga Raju.