Indian IT honchos put on a brave face as GenAI disruption looms

India’s leading IT services companies, TCS, Infosys, and Wipro, find themselves at a critical juncture as the rapid rise of generative AI and its potential to disrupt traditional business models casts a shadow over the industry’s future. While the management teams of these IT giants paint a picture of resilience and opportunity in the face […]

HCL Tech wins five-year deal from German chemical co

Noida-based IT and outsourcing services provider HCL Technologies (HCL) said it signed a five-year, end-to-end IT transformation services deal with Germany-based chemical firm Wacker Chemie AG. The size of the deal was not disclosed. Wacker CIO Dirk Ramhorst said his firm was looking to replace its current sourcing model with a “long-term Next Generation Managed […]

HCL Tech wins digital workspace order from Airbus

HCL Technologies (HCL), one of India’s top IT services and outsourcing providers, said it has won a five-year deal to implement a digital workplace solution for the world’s largest aircraft maker Airbus. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed. Airbus is emerging as the biggest aircraft maker in the world after its long-time rival […]

HCL Tech gets strategic partnership deal from Broadcom after CA acquisition

HCL Technologies has been picked as the services partner for Broadcom’s enterprise software products, one of the two primary business units of CA Technologies, a software and solutions company that the chipmaker acquired earlier this year for $19 billion. HCL Tech will also take over some of the former employees of CA Technologies. “Effective immediately, HCL […]

HCL Tech wins 5-year deal from Australian transmission company

HCL Technologies said it has signed up a new client — Australian power transmission company TransGrid, based in New South Wales. The five year deal will see the Indian outsourcing company provide most of the outsourcing functions for the company, including service desk operations, data center operations, security, disaster recovery, end-user computing facilities and applications. […]

HCL to recruit over 1,000 finance graduates in Vijayawada

HCL SSHS, a joint venture between HCL Technologies and US-based State Street Corporation, said it plans to recruit over 1,000 graduates and post-graduates in commerce, accountancy and finance for its new office in Ganavaram, Vijayawada. The new office has been set up at Medha Tech Park and will be dedicated to finance-related processes such as Capital Markets […]

HCL buys Germany-based IT & engineering services provider

HCL said it was buying H&D International Group, a Germany-based provider of IT and engineering services to the automotive industry, for an undisclosed sum. It described H&D International as one of the largest IT service providers in the German automotive industry. “H&D has established a strong footprint in the German and Central European automotive markets […]

SAP to include HCL’s aviation industry solution in asset management platform

HCL Technologies (HCL) said Germany-based enterprise software giant SAP has agreed to include, and resell, an ‘add on’ that it developed for aviation-related clients as part of a broader solution. The add-on will help clients streamline their ‘maintenance, repair and overhaul’ operations when using SAP’s enterprise asset management or EAM solution. EAM software is used […]

Siemens taps HCL Tech to expand IoT cloud platform MindSphere

German equipment maker Siemens has signed up IT services provider HCL Technologies to develop and expand its Internet-of-Things platform MindSphere. Mindsphere is Siemens’ cloud–based open Internet of Things (IoT) operating system, and includes technology, applications, connectivity, system integration and go-to-market strategies. Siemens is keen on developing the package as a standard for industrial equipment to […]

HCL, Red Hat to jointly offer cloud infrastructure leasing service

HCL Technologies, one of the top five Indian IT services companies, said it has tied up with Red Hat — the biggest open source software company — to offer Linux-based virtual infrastructure for companies. Under the product, clients will be able to lease cloud computing infrastructure from HCL that are more efficient that traditional cloud […]

HCL acquires Volvo’s IT business in mega deal

HCL Technologies announced the signing of a significant IT outsourcing deal with the Volvo Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of commercial vehicles and the customers of its external IT business. HCL also acquired Volvo’s external IT business, adding 40 new customers from the Nordics and France to its portfolio, further enhancing its market […]

HCL wins mega infrastructure management deal from Alstom

HCL Technologies, one of India’s top IT services providers, announced a new IT Infrastructure partnership with Alstom, a railway equipment provider. HCL will offer workplace engineering services and roll out PC as a Service for 30,000 users worldwide and will enable local end-user support services across 360 locations in 62 countries. Additionally, HCL will establish […]

HCL Tech appointed strategic IT partner to SAI Global in multi-million deal

HCL Technologies, a leading global IT services provider, today announced that it has been appointed as the strategic IT partner to SAI Global. The contract is expected to save SAI Global around $27 million, HCL said. It would imply that the contract is worth a few million dollars, though HCL did not reveal the financial […]

HCL Technologies buys assets of US-based Trygstad Technical Services

HCL Technologies Limited (HCL) said it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire certain assets of privately held Trygstad Technical Services Inc. (“Trygstad”), a US based provider of IT consulting services & solutions in an all cash deal. The size of the deal was not revealed. Trygstad Technical Services Inc. is a niche company […]