Wipro to invest $1 billion in cloud technologies over the next three years
IT services major Wipro announced the launch of Wipro Fullstride Cloud Services and its commitment to invest $1 billion in cloud technologies, capabilities, acquisitions and partnerships over the next three years.
As the cloud opportunity accelerates, Wipro Fullstride Cloud Services brings together Wipro’s full portfolio of cloud-related capabilities, offerings and talent to better streamline the cloud journey for customers. This commitment builds on Wipro’s existing and extensive cloud business with customers and expands investments with its partners and hyperscalers, creating industry solutions that accelerate results for mutual customers.
“Today, cloud adoption is at the core of any IT transformation initiative, and our customers are turning to Wipro for help with that. With our $1 billion investment in cloud capabilities and the launch of Wipro FullStride Cloud Services, we are in a strong position to simplify, streamline and accelerate the cloud journey for our customers,” said Thierry Delaporte, Chief Executive Officer and the Managing Director said. Wipro.
Wipro has seen steady growth in its cloud business and today employs over 79,000 cloud professionals and over 10,000 people certified by leading cloud service providers.
Over the past 12 months, Wipro has announced significant cloud-related wins with Telefónica Germany/O2, Verifone, and E.ON, in addition to METRO AG, marking one of the largest deals in Wipro’s history.
Wipro Fullstride Cloud Services will work with customers to better align business and IT with cloud imperatives, creating significant business value and enhancing competitive differentiation. It will also improve their business agility, embed flexibility and significantly optimize their technology investments to favor change and innovation.
“With the introduction of the Chief Development Office, we are shifting our focus to our global partnership ecosystem, enhancing and simplifying how we go to market together to drive cloud transformation for our customers. We will be announcing a new leader for this group very soon.” said Stephanie Troutman, Chief Growth Officer, Wipro Ltd. Wipro Fullstride Cloud Services, Wipro’s Chief Development Office and existing global business lines among customers, partners and cloud experts With the launch of Wipro Fullstride Cloud Services, Wipro is set to flourish cloud innovation and growth for customers driven by passion, collaboration and courage.