Bangalore, India, East Brunswick, New Jersey and Sydney, Australia - January 28, 2015:
Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company today announced that it has been named a "Leader" by an Independent Analyst Firm Verdantix in its report, "Green Quadrant® EH&S Technology Services (Global) December 2014". Wipro has also been rated the highest among the service providers listed in the report for its ‘System Architecture’ capability.
The Green Quadrant report provides a detailed fact-based comparison of 12 leading Environment Health & Safety (EH&S) technology consultants globally. The companies were evaluated based on the depth of their information management service lines across EH&S areas such as strategic planning, system selection, system architecture, and also a range of strategic success factors such as customer base, deal dimensions, industry penetration, brand position, etc. The report is based on extensive surveys and, supplier and customer interviews conducted by Verdantix across industry sectors.
Wipro’s core EHS solution offerings are designed to help customers across industries select the right solutions for their EHS requirements. Wipro offers implementation services such as solution evaluation and selection, deployment of EHS COTS (commercial off-the-shelf) solutions, integration with other systems, migration of legacy data, sustenance services, which help companies meet their operational risk management, environmental compliance, and product stewardship requirements.
Subbi Lakshmanan, Vice President and Domain Head - Energy, Natural Resources & Utilities (ENU), Wipro Ltd. said, "We are delighted to be recognized as a “Leader” in the “Green Quadrant® EH&S Technology Service Providers” report by Verdantix and also to be rated the highest on “System Architecture” capability amongst all providers. We have been helping our customers integrate their EHS policies into their business framework, which enables them to comply effectively with local, regional, global regulations and to fulfil their ‘Duty of Care’ obligations”.
Rodolphe d’Arjuzon, Managing Director, Verdantix said, “Wipro has developed EH&S applications for large oil and gas, and mining firms across the globe. Wipro has strong capabilities in Application & Module development, System Management, and Audit Management, which has made it one of the leading companies providing services to customers with complex technical and system support requirements across sectors with light or medium environmental impact.”
Wipro’s Environment Health & Safety Practice is focused on providing consulting and implementation services that includes employee health and safety management, incident management, health and safety training and development, competency risk management, environmental data management, remediation and decommissioning, environmental sustainability, environmental compliance, eco-financial risk management, greenhouse gas and carbon management. The majority of this work is undertaken in North America, Middle-East, Europe and Australia, across the oil & gas, mining and process manufacturing industries. Wipro’s proprietary solution for EHS risk management – Predictive Risk Intelligence Manager (PRiM), is an analytics solution that helps manage EHS risk consistently across the organization.
Verdantix is an independent analyst firm. We provide authoritative data, analysis and advice to help our clients succeed with their energy, EH&S and sustainability strategies. Our global primary research and deep domain expertise gives clients a competitive advantage through strategic advice, market opportunity analysis, best practice frameworks and industry connections. For more information, please visit www.verdantix.com
About Wipro Ltd.
Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT) is a leading Information Technology, Consulting and Business Process Services company that delivers solutions to enable its clients do business better. Wipro delivers winning business outcomes through its deep industry experience and a 360 degree view of "Business through Technology" - helping clients create successful and adaptive businesses. A company recognized globally for its comprehensive portfolio of services, a practitioner's approach to delivering innovation, and an organization wide commitment to sustainability, Wipro has a workforce of over 150,000, serving clients in 175+ cities across 6 continents. For more information, please visit www.wipro.com
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