Quantas outsources to Telstra and IBM

17 May 2004

Australian airline Quantas has confirmed it has awarded AUD1.4 billion in outsourcing contracts to Telstra and IBM. Under the terms of the deals IBM will run Quantas’ data centre, mainframe and mid-range computing services for a period of ten years, while Telstra will manage all of Quantas’ voice, desktop and computer network services for seven years. Telstra’s contract is valued at AUD750 million.