Bosch announces global system integration partnership with HCL Technologies

  Bosch announces global system integration partnership with HCL Technologies

  *Strategic business relationship to accelerate software solutions delivery
    and reduce time-to-market across multiple industries

Business Wire

CHICAGO & SUNNYVALE, Calif. -- May 29, 2013

Bosch Software Innovations, the software and systems division of the Bosch
Group, today announced a global strategic business relationship with HCL
Technologies. The partnership aims to accelerate delivery of innovative and
scalable software solutions and reduce time-to-market across multiple
industries with a specific focus on High Technology and Manufacturing sectors.
Bosch Software Innovations’ advanced product portfolio and industry expertise
along with HCL’s global system integration capabilities will enable the two
technology innovators to offer customized solutions and first class
experience.

“In today’s fast-paced world, companies must gain a competitive advantage by
reducing time-to-market and leveraging innovative software solutions. With
HCL’s integration expertise and Bosch’s proven software, we will be able to
support our customers in achieving these advantages,” says Klaus Hueftle,
managing director at Bosch Software Innovations GmbH.

Vikram Duvvoori, Corporate Vice President and Global Head of Enterprise
Transformation Services, HCL Technologies said, “Using Bosch’s tools, we will
be able to provide our customers and prospects with solutions that will result
in improved productivity and lower net costs.”

Bosch Software Innovations globally works with clients to address their
business challenges and to redefine business processes. The company’s core
software products for Business Process Management and Business Rules have been
globally implemented across multiple industries including Manufacturing,
Finance, Healthcare, Insurance and Energy markets.

About Bosch:

Bosch Software Innovations GmbH, the Bosch Group’s software and systems house,
designs, develops, and operates innovative software and system solutions that
help our customers around the world both in the traditional enterprise
environment and in the Internet of Things and Services (IoTS). We place
particular focus in this field on the topics of mobility, energy and building,
manufacturing, and financial services. Whether in its special, targeted BPM+
and IoTS editions or as flexible standalone products, our software suite is
the perfect foundation not only for projects relating to the Internet of
Things and Services but also for projects in the fields of Business Process
Management (BPM) and Business Rules Management (BRM).

Bosch Software Innovations has locations in Germany (Berlin, Immenstaad,
Waiblingen), the United States (Chicago, Palo Alto, and Vienna), Singapore,
China (Shanghai), and Australia (Melbourne). More information can be found at
www.bosch-si.com.

In the U.S., Canada and Mexico, the Bosch Group manufactures and markets
automotive original equipment and aftermarket solutions, industrial drives and
control technology, power tools, security and communication systems, packaging
technology, thermotechnology, household appliances, solar energy, healthcare
telemedicine and software solutions. Having established a regional presence in
1906, Bosch employs nearly 24,600 associates in more than 100 locations, with
consolidated sales of $10.6 billion in fiscal year 2012. For more information,
visit www.boschusa.com, www.bosch.com.mx and www.bosch.ca.

The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. In
fiscal 2012, its roughly 306,000 associates generated sales of $67.5 billion.
Since the beginning of 2013, its operations have been divided into four
business sectors: Automotive Technology, Industrial Technology, Consumer
Goods, and Energy and Building Technology. The Bosch Group comprises Robert
Bosch GmbH and its roughly 360 subsidiaries and regional companies in some 50
countries. If its sales and service partners are included, then Bosch is
represented in roughly 150 countries. This worldwide development,
manufacturing, and sales network is the foundation for further growth. Bosch
spent some $6.1 billion for research and development in 2012, and applied for
nearly 4,800 patents worldwide. The Bosch Group’s products and services are
designed to fascinate, and to improve the quality of life by providing
solutions which are both innovative and beneficial. In this way, the company
offers technology worldwide that is “Invented for life.” Additional
information is available online at www.bosch.com and www.bosch-press.com.

Contact:

Bosch Software Innovations
Christina Gruen, +1 312-368-2503
christina.gruen@bosch-si.com
or
HCL Technologies
Avena Suri, +1 949 310-7209
Avena.suri@hcl.com