MUMBAI, India, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: TCS.BO, NSE: TCS.NS), a leading IT services, business solutions and outsourcing organization, today announced that it has been awarded the InfoWorld 100 for its Project Ultimatix. InfoWorld 100 honors IT projects that demonstrate the most creative use of cutting-edge technologies to further their business goals.
MUMBAI, India, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ — Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: TCS.BO, NSE: TCS.NS), a leading IT services, business solutions and outsourcing organization, today announced that it has been awarded the InfoWorld 100 for its Project Ultimatix. InfoWorld 100 honors IT projects that demonstrate the most creative use of cutting-edge technologies to further their business goals.
"Whether ushering legacy systems into the agile era or revolutionizing how their companies leverage technology to meaningful ends, this year's winners are both inspiration and proof that striking a new path in IT can reap deep organizational rewards," said InfoWorld Senior Editor Jason Snyder.
TCS' nomination for the InfoWorld 100 Awards was based on Project Ultimatix, an IT solution that integrated 50 core applications to streamline operations and internal collaboration for more than 700 business processes. The result of Ultimatix was a unified network and method for deploying all internal processes, including HR, finance, and project management, to support over 100,000 staff in 150 offices in 47 countries. Based on the ERP suite, Ultimatix included custom applications based on J2EE using rule engines, workflow services, and SOA.
"The InfoWorld 100 leads credence to TCS's established commitment to building innovative and cutting-edge IT solutions for companies around the world," said K. Ananth Krishnan, Chief Technology Officer, Tata Consultancy Services. "With the tremendous success of Ultimatix, TCS now has plans to extend the project modules to customers as an Extranet, where project teams and customers can collaborate on problem solving and exchange vital information."
InfoWorld 100 is an annual award that recognizes 100 companies for best use of technology to enhance their business. The awards celebrate real-world IT projects that use technology in smart, innovative, creative ways to meet business and technical objectives. Entries are judged on innovation and project complexity, as well as stumbling blocks that were overcome to achieve success.
About Tata Consultancy Services Ltd (TCS)
Tata Consultancy Services is an IT services, business solutions and outsourcing organization that delivers real results to global businesses, ensuring a level of certainty no other firm can match. TCS offers a consulting-led, integrated portfolio of IT and IT-enabled services delivered through its unique Global Network Delivery Model, recognized as the benchmark of excellence in software development.
A part of the Tata Group, India's largest industrial conglomerate, TCS has over 100,000 of the world's best trained IT consultants in 47 countries. The company generated consolidated revenues of US $4.3 billion for fiscal year ended 31 March, 2007 and is listed on the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange in India. For more information, visit us at http://www.tcs.com.
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