New York, USA and Bangalore, India - February 23, 2022: Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it has joined the global partnership network of o9 Solutions, a leading enterprise AI software platform provider for transforming planning and decision-making.
The partnership combines o9 Solutions’ demand management, sales and operations/business planning suite with Wipro’s integrated digital and domain expertise. o9 Solutions’ AI-powered, insights-based planning capabilities will also enhance Wipro’s existing supply chain capabilities, helping global companies effectively manage end-to-end supply chain functions and deliver significant business values. For Consumer Packed Goods, retail and manufacturing customers, o9 Solutions and Wipro bring industry specific capabilities for integrated business planning, demand planning, supply planning, sales and operations planning.
“This partnership enables companies to rapidly transform complex supply chains and eliminate the inefficiencies of long-standing supply chain solutions, by digitizing their integrated planning and operations management capabilities,” said Gopi Krishnan, Vice President and Managing Partner - Consumer Domain & Consulting, Wipro Limited. “Using our combined services, global enterprises across geographies and sectors can accelerate the time to value of their digital transformation.”
“We are excited about our partnership with Wipro Limited, with its proven track record in helping clients adapt to a quickly changing world using technology,” said Igor Rikalo, President and Chief Operation Officer, o9 Solutions. “We look forward to working together and providing value to all of our clients by optimizing their supply chains.”
About Wipro Limited
Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO) is a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company. We harness the power of cognitive computing, hyper-automation, robotics, cloud, analytics, and emerging technologies to help our clients adapt to the digital world and make them successful. A company recognized globally for its comprehensive portfolio of services, strong commitment to sustainability and good corporate citizenship, we have over 220,000 dedicated employees serving clients across six continents. Together, we discover ideas and connect the dots to build a better and a bold new future.
About o9 Solutions
o9 Solutions is a leading AI-powered platform for integrated business planning and decision-making for the enterprise. Whether it is driving demand, aligning demand and supply, or optimizing commercial initiatives, any planning process can be made faster and smarter with o9’s AI-powered digital solutions. Bringing together technology innovations—such as graph-based enterprise modelling, big data analytics, advanced algorithms for scenario planning, collaborative portals, easy-to-use interfaces and cloud-based delivery—into one platform. For more information, please visit www.o9solutions.com.
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