Unisys Corporation has announced that its French subsidiary has signed a multi-year contract to provide IT support services for 60,000 employees of Air France and its subsidiaries.
Under the terms of the contract, Unisys will handle IT equipment procurement and software distribution for the airline’s employees. The company will also provide a range of hardware installation, maintenance and support services for 23,000 devices distributed across 10 airports and other locations in France.
“Air France is in a service business, and our success depends on delivering better service than anyone else to our passengers, employees and business partners,” said Ghislain Colas Des Francs, IT desktop service director, Air-France KLM Group. “Unisys will help our employees maintain those high levels of service worldwide by giving them access to the IT resources that they need. This is a challenging task, but Unisys’ services expertise and commitment to innovation make it the ideal partner to provide the comprehensive support we need for our business mission.”
“Unisys has been an IT partner of choice to Air France for nearly 45 years – and we have maintained that position by continually delivering innovative services and solutions that further this client’s evolving business requirements,” said Ron Frankenfield, president, Unisys Global Outsourcing and Infrastructure Services. “Unisys welcomes this new opportunity to employ our expertise in global services delivery to help Air France’s employees provide consistent service to the airline’s millions of passengers and partners.”