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Altiris Asia Pacific operations expands into India

  • 26 September, 2003 10:32

<p>Netpro Technologies provides Altiris IT Lifecycle management solutions to accelerate sales activities in the expanding Indian sub-continent markets</p>
<p>SYDNEY – September 24, 2003 – Altiris, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATRS), a leader in systems management solutions that reduce the total cost of owning information technology, has announced
that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Netpro Technologies Pvt Ltd to drive sales, marketing and support of the Altiris products in the Indian sub-continent market, including India, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.</p>
<p>Netpro Technologies is a leading Indian IT supplier of best of breed solutions and consulting services who will focus on promoting the Altiris products to select resellers . Founded by some of India’s most experienced IT executives, Netpro have also established a software development centre and centre of excellence based on the Microsoft .net technology.</p>
<p>“The Indian sub-continent has emerged this year as a major market opportunity for Altiris,” said Geoff Masters, Managing Director, Asia Pacific. “By linking up with a local IT Indian company headed up by such an experienced management team, will enable us to leverage the many opportunities within the Indian and surrounding regional markets for cost effective systems management solutions.”</p>
<p>“I strongly believe that the timing is right in the Indian market for lifecycle management products such as those from Altiris,” said T N Sundar, Chairman and Managing Director Netpro Technologies. “ Indian organizations are looking for management tools to improve operational efficiency, reduce operating cost as well as improving internal and customer services.”</p>
<p>“The Indian market cannot ignore anymore the value of such IT management products. This market will blossom in the sub-continent and we are committed to growing this sector.” added T N Sundar.</p>
<p>Altiris, have global relationships with leading IT vendors such as HP and Dell. Netpro will be able to work with these industry leaders to provide product distribution and technical support for Altiris products.
“Netpro will be a first level customer support organisation for Altiris products in the Indian sub-continent,” added Masters.</p>
<p>About Altiris
Altiris, Inc. offers a full line of Web-enabled solutions that empower organizations to easily manage desktops, notebooks, handhelds and servers throughout the IT lifecycle. Altiris provides fully integrated, complete systems management solutions for client and mobile, asset, and server management. Altiris’ vision is to automate, simplify, and reduce the cost and complexity of IT lifecycle management with a rapid return on investment. For more information, visit www.altiris.com.</p>
<p>About Netpro
netpro Technologies is promoted by senior IT professionals with accomplished expertise in software development and sales &amp; support of products directly to large organizations. Netpro is a Certified Microsoft Partner providing consulting services on Microsoft .NET. Netpro has a .NET center of excellence based out of Pune, India providing offshore development to international customers. Netpro is also a distributor for the Indian subcontinent for ProClarity Corporation, an award-winning provider of enterprise analytic applications. Some of the key customers of Netpro are Cap Gemini Ernst &amp; Young, Wipro Infotech, Reckitt Benckiser, Tata Tele services, Praj Industries, MBT, IDBI Intech, Novell, SAS etc. To learn more visit www.netprotechnologies.com</p>
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<p>Altiris is a registered trademark of Altiris, Inc. in the U.S. and in other countries. Specific product(s) is(are) a trademark(s) of Altiris, Inc. The other company names or products mentioned are or may be trademarks of their respective owners.</p>
<p>Altiris contact:
David Sanday
Altiris
+61 (0) 2 8925 4557
mobile: +61 438 449503
dsanday@altiris.com.au</p>

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