Wipro Launches Co-Innovation Center for SAP® Solutions in Bangalore

  Wipro Launches Co-Innovation Center for SAP® Solutions in Bangalore

Business Wire

BANGALORE, India & EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J. -- August 1, 2013

Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT), a leading global information technology, consulting and
outsourcing company, today announced the launch of the Wipro Co-Innovation
Center for SAP Solutions in Bangalore. The focus of this partner research
center for co-innovation is to drive innovation based on SAP® solutions. Wipro
anticipates that participants in the center will develop best-in-class
solutions based on the SAP HANA® platform, as well as next-generation
technologies including mobility and analytics to offer integrated offerings
based on SAP HANA for customers.

The Wipro Co-Innovation Center for SAP Solutions was inaugurated today by
Suresh Senapaty, Executive Director and Chief Finance Officer, Wipro, and
Gerhard Oswald, member of the Executive Board and the Global Managing Board of
SAP AG, at Wipro’s Electronic City campus in Bangalore. This world-class
facility, located in Wipro’s campus in Bangalore, is equipped with
state-of-the-art infrastructure that will enable Wipro – in cooperation with
SAP – to develop use cases and conduct customer-specific demonstrations. It
will also be a center for providing training and building specific
competencies around new SAP products.

Supported by teams of professionals from Wipro and SAP, the new center is
expected to provide customers with process-specific business solutions, and
thought leadership around existing and emerging SAP solution-based
technologies. Wipro will focus on innovating new solutions and use cases for
industries, such as utilities, mining, banking, insurance, life sciences,
public sector, automotive, consumer goods and retail.

Bhanumurthy B. M., Senior Vice President and Head, Business Application
Services, Wipro, said, “As customers seek greater value and innovation, it is
our endeavour to provide winning solutions in line with future trends. Wipro,
in cooperation with SAP, believes in 'winning together' by investing in future
technologies that deliver business value for our customers. The Wipro
Co-Innovation Center for SAP Solutions  is an excellent initiative to help
drive collaboration along with SAP that we anticipate will benefit our
customers tremendously.”

“SAP HANA is not only the foundation for SAP solutions like SAP Business Suite
but also the next-generation platform that powers new applications to solve
advanced customer issues,” said Gerhard Oswald, member of the Executive Board,
SAP. “Strategic partners such as Wipro will help drive the next stage of
customer value by delivering SAP HANA-based applications that help meet our
customers’ challenges head-on.”

Wipro plans to integrate its new Wipro Co-Innovation Center for SAP Solutions
in Bangalore with Wipro Co-Innovation Centre in Mountain View, Calif., to
offer an extended center of research for customers globally.

About Wipro Ltd.

Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT) is a leading Information Technology, Consulting and
Outsourcing company that delivers solutions to enable its clients to 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 140,000 serving clients
across 57 countries. For more information, please visit www.wipro.com.

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