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By | John Oates 6th October 2010 06:00

Computacenter wins bus contract

£14m for desktops

Computacenter has won a £14m contract to supply desktop support and PC supply at 650 offices and bus stations run by FirstGroup.

Bus company FirstGroup has 5,500 computer users. It runs 8,500 buses and four franchise train services. The five-year contract will include running a central help desk, sourcing hardware.

Computacenter will also provide strategic advice on future technologies aimed at improving FirstGroup's efficiency.

The contract starts in the first quarter of 2011. ®

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