WIPRO: Investor Elliott Management buys tiny stake in Wipro


Elliott Management, the activist hedge fund that changed Cognizant’s business strategy, has taken a tiny stake in WiproBSE 1.95 %, highlighting its interest in Indian IT companies. Of about 40 US-listed stocks that the $34-billion hedge fund owns, two are now from the Indian IT sector. read more

WIPRO: Wipro takes minority stake in Harte Hanks


Wipro is acquiring a $9.9 million minority stake in omnichannel marketing services firm Harte Hanks.The two firms will jointly market the Opera Solutions’ Signal Hub platform – a big data analytics and machine learning solution for providing customers with a relevant, personalised user experience.read more

WIPRO: Why Data Science is So Hot Right Now


Back in 2012, Thomas Davenport wrote in the Harvard Business Review that Data Scientists have the “sexiest job of the 21st century.” Jump ahead five years, and data science is just as hot — if not hotter. read more

WIPRO: Our New De-Mystifying Series: What is the Cloud?


Word on the street (actually, the internet) is that the cloud is shorthand for “cloud computing.” But in actuality, the cloud is used as a buzzword with several meanings. Are you confused? Don’t worry, stick around, and all your questions will be answered. read more

WIPRO: Using Amazon Redshift for Fast Analytical Reports


With digital data growing at an incomprehensible rate, enterprises are finding it difficult to ingest, store, and analyze the data quickly while keeping costs low. We provide insights into how AWS Premier Partner Wipro helped their customer move their workload from SAP Sybase IQ to Amazon Redshift. read more

WIPRO: Wipro gets 7-year data centre services deal from Innogy


India's third largest software services firm Wipro today said it has bagged a seven-year contract from European energy company, innogy SE. As part of the agreement "Innogy transferred its twin data centres in Neurath and Niederaussen in Germany to Wipro on February 1, 2017," Wipro said in a BSE filing today... read more

WIPRO: Why Data is Shaking up the Retail Marketing Role


Last month, a large electronics retailer announced it is folding marketing responsibilities into merchandising, and restructuring the marketing team under a different kind of CMO – its Chief Merchandising Officer. While the shift may have been motivated by cost reduction and to streamline the division, the change in roles also shows the important new relationship marketers and merchandisers have with one another. read more

WIPRO: Wipro Achieves AWS Service Delivery Status for AWS Service Catalog


Wipro Limited, a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Service Delivery status for AWS Service Catalog. With this status, Wipro’s capabilities help clients build the AWS Service Catalog to enable self-service discovery, maintain controls and centrally manage their enterprise cloud services.read more

WIPRO: How 'Design Thinking' Can Help You Map Your Global Strategy


A nonlinear approach to problem-solving is a key ingredient to adapting to a new culture. This nonlinear approach -- called "design thinking methodology" -- is used to spark change. What is design thinking? It's solution-focused and begins with the end-user in mind; it also relies on concepts and relationships, as opposed to reports and suspected problems.read more

WIPRO: Wipro goes big on blockchain


Wipro Limited today announced that it has developed nine blockchain-based solutions for the Banking Financial Services and Insurance (BFSI), Manufacturing, Retail and Consumer Goods industries.read more