Data Respons subsidiary captures Swedish defence contract

The Swedish Data Respons subsidiary Sylog has won a contract in the integrated logistics support program for the Swedish Defence Material Administration.

  • Published: 10. November 2020
  • Company: Sylog
Data Respons subsidiary Sylog wins defence contract

Sylog has been awarded a framework agreement for consulting services at the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration in the area of ILS – Integrated logistics support. The agreement, including options, extends over seven years, and all branches of the Armed Forces can use the agreement.

– This is a large and important agreement for Sylog and especially for us at Sylog Systems. For many years, we have built up competence in the defence sector. The agreement is central to the Swedish Armed Forces’ growth and it is therefore extra stimulating that we have now been approved as a trusted supplier, says Erik Westman, Head of Sylog Systems.

– As Sylog has grown it has become evident that we hove a lot of expertise to offer the public sector in Sweden, including the armed forces. We started Sylog Systems in 2019 in order to become a household supplier to the Swedish armed forces. One years later we can state the we have got a fantastic start which this framework confirms. It gives us great pleasure to help the Swedish armed forces with their really interesting projects thus helping Sweden staying up to date and safe, says Johan Jacobsson, CEO in Sylog.


About Data Respons

Data Respons is a pure-play digital leader with an in-depth expertise in software development, R&D services, advanced embedded systems and IoT solutions. The number of blue-chip customers is increasing, and Data Respons expects this trend to continue going forward. The trends of increased automation, digitalisation and ‘everything connected’ (IoT) fit well with both the Data Respons’ business units and competence map. The company can develop everything, from the sensor level to the mobile app, making it an ideal partner for its customers in their digital transition.

The company has a highly diversified customer portfolio in industries such as the Mobility sector, Telecom & Media, MedTech, Security, Space & Defence, Energy & Maritime, Finance & Public and Industrial Automation.

Data Respons is headquartered in Oslo (Norway) and has a strong portfolio of clients in the Nordic region and in Germany, supported by 1,400 software & digital specialists. Data Respons has achieved an 17% annual growth over the last 20 years.

AKKA Technologies acquires Data Respons in 2020. The acquisition creates Europe’s largest digital solutions powerhouse, able to address the high-volume and fast-paced growth in the digital market.

Data Respons is part of AKKA Technologies, the European leader in digital engineering consulting and R&D services in the mobility segment.