PLANO, TX – July 11, 2016 – NTT DATA, Inc., a leading business and IT services provider, today announced that NTT DATA’s subsidiary, Payment Services Victoria, has been awarded a AU$700 million, seven-year contract by the State of Victoria, Australia, and Public Transport Victoria (PTV), to operate the smartcard ticketing system, myki.

The myki smartcard ticketing system was originally built by NTT DATA across Victoria’s metropolitan and regional centers commencing in December 2008. Today, myki is one of the largest mass transit smartcard ticketing systems in the world with over 12 million active smartcards in circulation and nearly 400 million customer trips completed each year. Since its implementation, NTT DATA has been committed to building and maintaining the current system while focusing on improving the myki customer experience.

“We take great pride in providing a stable and reliable ticketing system that enables thousands of people to travel on Victoria’s public transport system every day,” said Greg Purdy, SVP of NTT DATA, Inc. “Over the past 18 months we have made significant improvements to myki, including faster online top ups, the rollout of next generation gates and readers, and a trial of quick top up machines. We now look forward to being able to support the government in the development of future improvements that enhance myki.”

The new myki contract is scheduled to begin on January 1, 2017.


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NTT DATA is a leading business and IT services provider and global innovation partner with 80,000 professionals based in over 40 countries. NTT DATA emphasizes long-term commitment and combines global reach and local intimacy to provide premier professional services, including consulting, application services, business process and IT outsourcing, and cloud-based solutions. We’re part of NTT Group, one of the world’s largest technology services companies, generating more than $100 billion in annual revenues, and partner to 80% of the Fortune Global 100. Visit www.nttdata.com/americas to learn how our consultants, projects, managed services, and outsourcing engagements deliver value for a range of businesses and government agencies.

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NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, application, infrastructure and business process services.

NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune Global 100.

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