10 July 2014
Endava and Trinity Mirror Agree 10 year Strategic Technology Transformation Partnership
Endava and Trinity Mirror have been working together for 18 months on the technology behind the Group’s news websites. Following Trinity Mirror’s successful transformation of the Company’s entire advertising sales, production and editorial systems onto a single Mediaspectrum based platform, Endava has now been contracted to provide the technology support services to enable Trinity Mirror users to exploit the capability of the new enterprise wide platform.
The contract, valued at £5m pa, involves Endava providing a 24 x 7 service desk, local support for almost 5,000 Trinity Mirror users, infrastructure management, applications support and development, digital development and testing services.
John Cotterell, CEO Endava, commented: “We are extremely proud to be working with Trinity Mirror on this truly transformational project. This partnership is built on a foundation of quality people, technological excellence and strong media and publishing domain knowledge, delivered by our near shore distributed model.”
Tony Pusey, Group CIO of Trinity Mirror, said: “The technology partnership with Endava is an important strategic step in our drive to transform our systems and service delivery, continuing our focus on reducing operating costs and growing our Digital capability to take advantage of the opportunities for publishers in an increasingly mobile and connected world.”
Endava was ranked number 1 in the Technical category and 10th overall in the list of the UK’s Top 100 Digital Media Agencies (Econsultancy.com), recognising its position at the forefront of digital transformation. Endava also won recently the award for Best Managed Service Desk at the IT Service & Support Awards Gala organised by the Service Desk Institute, the most coveted UK awards in the IT service and support management industry.
Endava is a privately owned IT services company established in 2000. With over 1,600 full time employees, Endava currently has 11 locations across the UK, USA, Germany, Romania, Moldova and Macedonia, and an annual revenue of over £40 million / € 50 million which is growing rapidly.
Endava delivers, builds and runs mission critical IT solutions and platforms for some of the world’s leading companies in the Banking, Insurance, Telecommunications, Retail, Travel and Media & Publishing sectors. Endava specialises in delivering services such as: Application Development, Digital Media, Independent Testing, IT Consultancy, Application Management and Cloud Services.