SSTL selects ALUMS for three-circle managed services contract

26 Apr 2010

Alcatel-Lucent Managed Services (ALUMS), a joint venture between Indian telco Reliance Communications (RCOM) and French-US vendor Alcatel Lucent, has bagged a managed services deal with Sistema Shyam Teleservices (SSTL), which operates under the MTS India banner, iStock Analyst reports. Under the terms of the deal, which is the company’s first contract in India not related to RCOM’s own network, ALUMS will manage three circles for SSTL – Bihar, West Bengal and Calcutta – while it is also understood that the deal could be extended to apply on a pan-India basis.