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Wipro bags IT contract from NSB Group

Wipro bags IT contract from NSB Group

07/09/2016 09:38

Wipro Ltd., a leading global information technology firm has said that it has won an IT contract from NSB Group, one of Norway’s largest transportation groups. Headquartered in Oslo, NSB has extensive passenger transportation operations by way of the rail and bus, freight by rail, property management and development and train maintenance segments.

As part of the three-year agreement, Wipro will implement itsBoundaryless Datacenter (BLDC) and LiVE Workspace solutions and utilize its next-generation delivery framework ServiceNXT to deliver services which will help NSB variablise their IT operations.

The proposed government-backed reforms in the Norwegian railway sector are expected to provide a fillip to the efficiency of the railways. The Wipro-enabled back-bone of IT infrastructure services will enable NSB to achieve greater flexibility, scalability, cost efficiency and offer an enhanced end-user experience. It will also help the company become more future-ready and competitive, in keeping with the spirit of the reforms.

Meanwhile, shares of the company were trading at Rs 485.70 apiece, up 0.60 per cent from the previous close at 09:42 hours on BSE.