Fujitsu Consulting adds proven geomatics and land management expertise to
its suite of enterprise services, strengthens its leadership position
QUEBEC CITY, Feb. 5 /CNW Telbec/ - Fujitsu Consulting, the North American
consulting and services arm of Fujitsu Limited, today announced that its
Quebec-based division, DMR, has acquired Intélec Géomatique, a provider of IT,
telecommunications and geomatics solutions and consulting services. This
acquisition is aligned to Fujitsu Consulting's long-term strategy to increase
its presence in emerging markets and industry sectors. This will enable
Fujitsu Consulting to significantly expand its geomatics capabilities and to
consolidate its leadership position in this market. Terms of the transaction
have not been disclosed.
"The acquisition of Intélec Géomatique will enhance the services Fujitsu
Consulting provides in the areas of geomatics and land management, and in
particular, cadastral management, land rights registration and municipal
management. These services will be now backed by Fujitsu Consulting's system
integration and application management services," said André Pouliot,
president of DMR in Quebec. "This acquisition will also allow us to expand our
presence in a key North American market segment."
Founded in 1992, Intélec Géomatique has established itself as a leader in
geomatics solutions by providing high quality geographic information system
development services. The company conducts projects for public and private
sector organizations in Canada and abroad in a number of industry sectors
including power and gas transmissions, telecommunications, land management,
environment and natural resources (forestry, mines) and government departments
DMR and Intélec Géomatique have been working together on a number of
geomatics and land management projects for several years now in Quebec and
elsewhere in Canada. The two organizations partnered to implement GOcité, the
first municipal infrastructure management software designed by and for cities
and marketed by DMR. DMR and Intélec Géomatique are also collaborating through
GéoQuébec to export Quebec land management know-how to other markets which has
resulted in geomatics projects having been carried out in Morocco, Argentina,
Colombia, Peru and Venezuela.
"We're proud to be teaming up with DMR and Fujitsu, a global IT leader,
to leverage the expertise and leadership we have built in geomatics and land
management," commented Mr. Serge Kéna-Cohen, President of Intélec Géomatique
"This will enable us to delivery our solutions and expertise and an even
broader base of clients."
About Fujitsu Consulting
A trusted provider of management and technology consulting to business
and government, Fujitsu Consulting is the North American consulting and
services arm of the $43.2-billion Fujitsu group. Fujitsu Consulting integrates
the core expertise of the Fujitsu companies and its partners to deliver
complete solutions in the areas of enterprise information management, packaged
application implementation, IT modernization, IT governance, managed services
and business process services. Through its full range of IT consulting,
implementation and management services and its industry-recognized strategic
approach, Macroscope(R), Fujitsu Consulting enables clients to build more
value into their IT investments and drive their leadership in the marketplace.
For more information, please see: us.fujitsu.com/consulting
Fujitsu is a leading provider of customer-focused IT and communications
solutions for the global marketplace. Pace-setting device technologies, highly
reliable computing and communications products, and a worldwide corps of
systems and services experts uniquely position Fujitsu to deliver
comprehensive solutions that create infinite possibilities for its customers'
success. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported
consolidated revenues of 5.1 trillion yen (US$43.2 billion) for the fiscal
year ended March 31, 2007. See www.fujitsu.com for further information.
About Intelec Geomatics
Founded in 1992, Intelec Geomatics is a provider of information
technology, telecommunications and geomatics solutions and consulting
services. It has built a solid reputation by working with clients to develop
functional, flexible and innovative solutions that deliver expected results.
As a geomatics leader, it constructs turnkey solutions and coaches its clients
throughout the geographic information system development process, which
includes master planning, opportunity evaluation, preliminary analysis,
functional design, system construction and implementation. Intelec Geomatics
operates offices in Quebec City and Montreal, with a client base in Quebec,
the rest of Canada and some 20 other countries. For more information: www.
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