Global energy company selects Wipro to provide workplace services


Bangalore: IT major Wipro today announced that it has been selected by Swedish company, Vestas Wind Systems A/S as its strategic IT partner for Workplace Services. Headquartered in Denmark, Vestas is a global energy company that delivers best-in-class wind energy solutions in over 75 countries. Vestas’ core business comprises of the development, manufacturing, sale and maintenance of wind power plants.

Wipro will deploy its proprietary LiVE Workspace™ solution for Vestas as part of this multi-year digital transformation engagement. The solution aims to enable a superior computing experience for users, while ensuring data security and also offers users access to applications – anywhere, anytime and on any device. This technology deployment will provide Vestas’ 20,000 employees, spread across 75 countries with an user-centric, collaborative and energy efficient workplace, with smart systems, which will boost business agility. The smart systems include predictive monitoring for faster service restoration, automation and preventive self-heal to minimize service disruptions, and round-the-clock resilient end-user infrastructure.

Torben Høeg Bonde, CIO, Vestas Wind Systems said, “In order to fulfil our strategy of profitable growth, Vestas believes IT should be business-oriented. We have a vision to create an agile and future-proof workplace platform for all our employees. With Wipro as our strategic partner, we are taking an important step to fulfil our ambition towards an Internet-centric IT architecture.”

“Wipro has been chosen by Vestas as their strategic IT partner to transform their Workplace, as part of their digital journey. In this multi-year engagement we will leverage our strong understanding of the manufacturing domain, coupled with our workplace transformation capabilities to improve the end user experience for Vestas’ employees. This deal will form the foundation of an innovative technology programme that will strengthen Vesta’s leadership position in the industry,” said N S Bala, President, Manufacturing & Technology SBU, Wipro.

“Wipro is pleased to be a strategic partner in Vestas’s transformation journey to create a next-gen work-place. Having recently being selected for several transformational engagements in the Nordic region, including Vestas in Denmark , Wipro has emerged as a clear partner of choice for Nordic companies looking to reinvent themselves in the digital age,” said Carl-Henrik Hallström, Regional Head, Nordic, Wipro.

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