Awarded for its exceptional contribution toward helping customers throughout their HR transformation journey
Bangalore, India - September 20, 2010:
Wipro Technologies the global Consulting, System Integration and Outsourcing business of Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT), today announced that it has been awarded an Oracle North America Titan Award for the Human Capital Management Solution category. Oracle’s Titan Awards recognize leading partners in North America, honoring solutions delivered in 2010. The award was given at a North American Partner award ceremony at Oracle OpenWorld on the 19th of September.
"We are honored to be recognized by Oracle as a Titan Award winner", said Preet Takkar, Global Head PeopleSoft and JD Edwards services, Wipro Technologies. “Despite the challenging global business environment, we delivered value to customers again and again, which demonstrates our deep commitment and success as one of Oracle's Platinum partners globally. This award would add new dimensions to our already very strong relationship with Oracle. Going forward, Wipro will continue to innovate and evolve by investing in people, process and intellectual properties across the Oracle landscape.”
Wipro’s experience in the Human Capital Management space has helped complex organizations not only in identifying the right Human Resources package for their organization but also standardizing disparate and complex HR systems across the organization.
“Wipro has capabilities across the entire portfolio of Oracle Products”, said Tyler Prince, Group Vice President, North America Sales, Applications and Public Sector Alliances and Channels, Oracle. “Wipro and Oracle have been working together to deliver world-class solutions to our customers across industries. Wipro’s domain expertise along with the sound knowledge of Oracle products has helped customers solve their business challenges.”
Wipro is a leading Oracle services provider, rated by independent industry analysts as a leader in Oracle services, Wipro provides services from rack to stack across the Oracle product suite. Wipro has also worked with Oracle for their best of breed HR solution on Oracle's PeopleSoft platform called Wipro's SimPlify which was launched last year.
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Wipro Technologies, a division of Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT) is the first PCMM Level 5 and SEI CMM Level 5 certified global IT services organization. Wipro Technologies was recently assessed at Level 5 for CMMI V 1.2 across offshore and onsite development centers. Wipro is one of the largest product engineering and support service providers worldwide. Wipro provides comprehensive research and development services, IT solutions and services, including systems integration, information systems outsourcing, package implementation, software application management, and datacenter managed services to corporations globally. In the Indian market, Wipro is a leader in providing IT solutions and services for the corporate segment in India, offering system integration, network integration, software solutions and IT services.
Wipro also has a strong presence in niche market segments of consumer products and lighting. In the Asia-Pacific and Middle East markets, Wipro provides IT solutions and services for global corporations. Wipro's ADS' are listed on the New York Stock Exchange, and its equity shares are listed in India on the Stock Exchange - Mumbai, and the National Stock Exchange.
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