The Printing & Document solutions and IT services major, Ricoh India announces that it has settled a deal of worth Rs. 344 Crores from Kerala State Electronics Development Corporation Ltd to yield Computer Education Services in 2000 Government & Government Aided High Schools in Odisha.
Manoj Kumar, MD and CEO, Ricoh India said, “We are honoured to be associated with this prestigious project and work along with the government of Odisha and KELTRON. It is second largest project for Ricoh India after the Department of Post Digitization order, that we received last year and reflects Ricoh’s continued commitment to partnering with organizations to help them achieve greater cost efficiencies and improved productivity through increased modernisation from technology. In addition, with this partnership our endeavour is to support Indian Government initiative of “Digital India”.
The deal is a five years BOOT Model Project under ICT @ School Scheme through which the company will supply, installation and commissioning of Computer Hardware including 4000 Servers, 20,000 NComputing Devices, 2000 sets of Laptops, Ricoh MFPs, Microsoft Licenses, e- Content, Projectors, IWBs, UPS & Stabilizers, Network Switches, Fire Extinguishers, Connected Accessories, Lab Infrastructure Setup, Connectivity, Teachers, Maintenance of Equipment and Provision of Computer Education Services in Government Schools of Odisha.
“We are confident of delivering the best value to the government of Odisha as well as KELTRON and ensure seamless integration of our products and solutions to increase their efficiencies and enhance the functioning, Kumar added.