CompuServe Network Services
Strategic Alliance Agreement
This is a Strategic Alliance Agreement (the "Agreement") entered into at Columbus, Ohio, dated April 18, 1997,
between CompuServe Incorporated, an Ohio corporation having its principal place of business at 5000 Arlington
Center Boulevard, Columbus, Ohio, USA ("CompuServe") and Satyam Infoway (Private) Limited an Indian
corporation having its principal place of business at PLA Complex, 35 Velachery Road, Little Mount, Chennai -
600 015, India ("Satyam").
"Agreement" means this network services Strategic Alliance Agreement (including all attachments) as originally
executed and as it may be amended as provided herein from time to time.
"CompuServe" means CompuServe Incorporated, or its wholly-owned subsidiaries.
"Satyam" means Satyam Infoway (Private) Limited, or its subsidiaries and affiliates.
"Customer" means an individual or company that is billed for services by contracted provider of those services.
"Documentation" means written materials provided by CompuServe to Satyam for use in connection with
CompuServe Network Services.
"Effective Date" means the date on which a counterpart of this Agreement has been executed by each party to
this Agreement and delivered to CompuServe.
"Launch Date" means the first day that the Dial Access service becomes available in the Territory.
"Know-how" means all trade secrets, patented or unpatented technical knowledge, and inventions, copyrights
and derivatives thereof, proprietary rights, confidential processing procedures and methods, software,
documentation and marketing expertise and any other specialized knowledge, skill and expertise relating to
CompuServe Network Services either presently owned or licensed by CompuServe or later developed, licensed
or owned by CompuServe.
"Territory" means the Republic of India ("India").
"Dial Access" means asynchronous dial connection as defined by the CCITT X.28 standard.
"Value-added enhanced data network" mean