WIPRO TECHNOLOGIES PREFERRED SUPPLIER FOR CONSULTANCY SERVICES AT ERICSSON Tuesday 29 May 2001 PDF Print The first Indian software services company to set up a dedicated offshore development center for the telecom giant Wipro has been appointed as a preferred supplier for consultancy services within the field of R&D consulting The scope of this relationship covers areas including enterprise systems, data networks, IP services, wireless communication and internet applications. Wipro started its relationship with Ericsson two years ago and is providing services to the company’s design centers worldwide Dr A L Rao, President (Telecom and Internetworking) of Wipro said: “This strategic relationship with Ericsson represents a significant milestone in the achievements of our Telecom practice. Wipro’s Telecom and Internetworking division has been working with some of the leading Telecom companies in the US, Europe and Japan, helping them develop products for the New Economy. We are proud to have Ericsson as a valued client, and we are confident that we can live up to their high standards by delivering world class product development services.” Wipro’s track record in the Telecom industry has been very impressive. The Telecom practice, which was established in 1992, currently has 3200 consultants working on projects for leading Telecom companies around the world. In US, Wipro works with leading Telecom companies like Nortel and Lucent. Wipro has also been a pioneer in establishing global distributed development centres for delivering cost effective IT services. About Wipro Technologies: Wipro Technologies is a part of Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT), and is a leading global provider of high-end IT solutions. The IT solutions provided include application development services to corporate enterprises and hardware and software design services to technology companies. Our top clients include Lucent, NCR, Nortel, Transco, Thomas Cook and Compaq. Wipro Technologies is the only IT services provider in the world to be awarded the SEI-CMM Level 5 quality certification, a standard widely accepted in the software industry to measure the maturity and effectiveness of software processes. For more information: Marcel Kay VP Ltd 020 8964 0260 email@example.com Sudip Nandy Wipro Technologies 020 7387 0606 firstname.lastname@example.org This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of VP Communications in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.