Solution contract for the transport sector

Data Respons has been awarded a new contract by FARA, a leading supplier of IT solutions to the public transport sector in the Nordic countries. Data Respons shall deliver embedded computer platforms dedicated to transport applications. The contract comprises over 2000 units and the order volume will be delivered over the next two years.

- The transportation sector needs certified and reliable computer solutions. Together with our partners, Data Respons have developed a series of robust and qualified computer solutions for this market.

- We consider this contract to be an important step for Data Respons in this market and we are looking forward to work with FARA to deliver state of the art IT-system for managing public transport, says CEO Kenneth Ragnvaldsen.

For FARA it was vital to choose a computer platform that is well-proven and dedicated for transport applications. Additionally, Data Respons will provide us with local expertise and access to well-established production and delivery capabilities in Asia, says Ørjan Kirkefjord, CEO of FARA ASA.

FARA is a leading supplier of intelligent transportation systems to the public transport sector. The company delivers solutions and products providing real-time information to efficiently solve the different needs of the stakeholders in the sector.  

For further information:
Kenneth Ragnvaldsen, CEO, Data Respons ASA, tel. +47 913 90 918.
Ørjan Kirkefjord, CEO, FARA ASA, tel. +47 950 84 730.

About Data Respons
Data Respons is a full-service, independent technology company and a leading player in the embedded solutions market. We provide products, services and embedded computer solutions to OEM companies, system integrators and vertical product suppliers in a range of market segments such as defence, medical equipment, industrial automation, oil services and offshore, transportation, energy and telecommunications. Embedded solutions can be described as the computer brain of a machine, system or industrial end product, and can be used in a broad range of industrial applications.

Data Respons ASA is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange (Ticker: DAT), and is part of the information technology index. The company has 431 employees and offices in Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Germany and Taiwan.

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.