HYDERABAD: Mahindra Satyam has announced the signing of an off-shoring deal with BASF IT Services to enhance the latter's capacity to provide managed services for the company's extensive installed base of SAP, messaging and groupware as well as user administration. The contract, based on a 100 per cent outcome-oriented model, is for three years with a two-time one-year extension option, says a release. — Special Correspondent