Duck Creek Technologies Announces Partnership With Syntel

By Duck Creek Technologies Inc., PRNE
Tuesday, May 24, 2011

BOLIVAR, Missouri, May 25, 2011 -

- Alliance is first System Integrator partnership for Duck Creek.

Duck Creek Technologies, Inc., a provider of innovative software and
services for the insurance industry, announced today that it has signed a
partnership agreement with Syntel, Inc., a global information technology
services and Knowledge Process Outsourcing firm. Syntel is the first
Preferred System Integrator (SI) Partner in Duck Creek's new SI Partnership

As a Preferred SI Partner, Syntel will provide integration services in
conjunction with Duck Creek implementations. The Preferred SI Partner program
is part of Duck Creek's strategic direction - to build preferred
relationships with world-class System Integrators, while strengthening the
implementation model and enabling the scalability of Duck Creek products.

"Duck Creek will continue to grow as more companies look to replace
legacy systems with modern technology. We are refining our implementation
model as the number of services engagements we have increases," commented
Steve Hall, Duck Creek's President and CEO. "This partnership will enhance
the capabilities of our services team, providing increased value to our

"Insurers can gain real competitive advantage with modernized systems,"
said Syntel CEO and President Prashant Ranade. "Duck Creek Technologies
provides transformation and modernization with simple, powerful products that
offer a compelling mix of functionality and economy. Syntel's global reach,
deep industry knowledge, and strong technical expertise will be tremendous
assets in Duck Creek system integrations. We are excited to partner with such
an innovative leader in the insurance space."

About Duck Creek Technologies(R)

Duck Creek Technologies, Inc. is a provider of innovative software and
services to the insurance industry, providing next-generation policy
administration, product configuration and definition, billing, and rating for
the Property & Casualty and Healthcare insurance markets. Duck Creek(R) is
dedicated to enabling customers to develop insurance products and to sell and
service those products in their chosen markets with unprecedented speed to
market, flexibility, reach, and quality. Founded in 2000, Duck Creek is
headquartered in Bolivar, Missouri, and has multiple offices within the
United States
and its subsidiary, Duck Creek Technologies Europe, Ltd., has
an office in the United Kingdom. For more information, visit or call +1-866-382-5832.

About Syntel

Syntel (Nasdaq: SYNT) is a leading global provider of integrated
information technology and Knowledge Process Outsourcing (KPO) solutions
spanning the entire lifecycle of business and information systems and
processes. The company is driven by its mission to create new opportunities
for clients by harnessing the passion, talent, and innovation of Syntel
employees worldwide. Syntel leverages dedicated Centers of Excellence, a
flexible Global Delivery Model, and a strong track record of building
collaborative client partnerships to create sustainable business advantage
for Global 2000 organizations. Syntel is assessed at SEI CMMi Level 5, and is
ISO 27001 and ISO 9001:2000 certified. As of March 31, 2011, Syntel employed
more than 17,600 people worldwide. To learn more, visit us at:

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