NU Online News Service, July 16, 10:15 a.m. –CognizantTechnology Solutions Corp., Teaneck, N.J., says it will be handling information technology services for MetLife Inc., New York.

Cognizant will run and upgrade existing MetLife systems, help with the development of new systems, and work on wireless and electronic customer service efforts, the company says.

Cognizant specializes in supplying offshore IT services to companies in Europe and the America. The firm employs 3,000 programmers and system managers at 10 offices in India.