News : Welsh Water Selects Infosys for Industry-First Business Transformation Project
Bangalore, India, April 21, 2016 -- Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global provider in consulting, technology, outsourcing and services, announced it has been selected by Welsh Water to manage substantial elements of its IT estate in a transformative deal lasting up to 10 years.
The deal will see Infosys take responsibility for setup, migration and execution of data center facilities and services, managing critical network links and business applications, server and storage management, together with transforming and managing internal network communications and IP telephony services and infrastructure. The deal extends beyond running core IT infrastructure to include managing essential projects in the IT ecosystem including virtualization, operating system strategy, database platforms and more. Infosys will partner with Vodafone to deliver communications services over the infrastructure being managed.
The selection of Infosys follows an intensive two-year competitive tendering process and builds on Welsh Water’s 15-year heritage of external IT provision and management that has allowed the company to focus on its core operations of water delivery, safety, sewage provision and water infrastructure management.
Rajesh K. Murthy, Executive Vice President and Global Head of Energy, Communications and Services, Infosys
"Infosys will support Welsh Water’s day-to-day operations and deliver business change through technology innovation and best-of-breed services. This will allow Welsh Water to concentrate on maintaining and delivering front line service to the people of Wales."
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
Source: Infosys Ltd
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Published: Friday, April 22, 2016