MphasiS to Develop Solutions on BEA E-Commerce Transaction Platform

Mumbai, November 28, 2000: MphasiS, a global software architecture, integration and implementation company, announced that it has partnered with BEA Systems to build financial solutions on the BEA E-Commerce Transaction Platform. The partnership will enable MphasiS develop and deliver a wide range of dynamic, reliable and complete e-commerce solutions for the financial sector in India and globally.

With this partnership, MphasiS will now use BEA Systems E-Commerce Transaction Platform to deliver faster, more cost-effective and personalized services to its financial customers. The BEA infrastructure will help financial services companies provide customers complete e-commerce transaction solutions that are personalized, accurate and timely. The partnership will also provide customers with a comprehensive infrastructure for development and deployment of reliable scalable business applications for e-commerce.

"MphasiS chose BEA E-Commerce Transaction Platform because of its proven reliability, robustness and scalability. We believe this would result in tremendous value-add for our customers as it is an extremely cost-effective solution," said Aditi Mallik, Global Marketing Director, MphasiS. "Our Platform will enable business rapidly deploy adaptable and personalized e-commerce applications that extend their competitive advantage and accelerate response to customer and market demand," he added.

"We are proud to be associated with MphasiS, a strategic solution provider for some of the largest, international financial institutions as well as pure financial web players. MphasiS' expertise and experience in providing high end-to-end e-commerce solutions coupled with BEA E-Commerce Transaction platform will ensure reliable revenue-generating applications for the financial services," said Srikanth Rao, Country Manager, BEA Systems India.

About BEA Systems

BEA Systems, Inc. is The E-Commerce Transactions Company powering many of the world's most innovative companies that serve the "E-generation," companies such as, Federal Express, E*TRADE, United Airlines, DIRECTV, Qwest, Nokia, and Kaiser-Permanente. The E-generation relies on the Web to conduct their everyday business, demanding richer, more personalized experiences and the guarantee that your Web site is always available -- every minute of every day. BEA's award-winning e-commerce transaction platform, coupled with BEA consulting, education, and support services, help companies launch reliable e-commerce initiatives quickly. BEA solutions help companies of all sizes build e-commerce infrastructures that leverage existing investments and provide the foundation for running a successful integrated e-business for the E-generation. BEA has 52 offices in 24 countries, is headquartered in San Jose, California.