The PRWIRE Press Releases https:// 2019-04-18T07:39:36Z HCL Technologies Partners with Google Cloud to Enable Hybrid Cloud Services for Enterprises and ISVs 2019-04-18T07:39:36Z hcl-technologies-partners-with-google-cloud-to-enable-hybrid-cloud-services-for-enterprises-and-isvs Noida, IndiaandLondon, UK – 18th​ April 2019 - HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, today announced it has become a Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Premier Partner. The new partnership will help enterprises​accelerate​ the​ adoption​ of GCP at scale and further​ strengthen​s​ HCL’s portfolio of cloud services. HCL is also an early adopter of Anthos,​Google​ Cloud’s new open cloud platform, helping​ its clients build​and manage hybrid cloud services and modernise applications with containers and microservices architectures. “The winning combination of Google Cloud Platform and HCL’s managed services and engineering expertise will be a major enabler for the digital businesses of tomorrow,” said Kalyan Kumar, CVP and CTO – IT Services, HCL Technologies.“HCL’s global delivery capabilities and experience in cloud native services will drive transformation and support the rapid growth of hybrid cloud ecosystems. This will help our clients to create more responsive digital enterprises that drive business agility and accelerate innovation. The partnership also supports the continuation of HCL’s Mode 1-2-3 strategy, as we extend the availability of our products and platforms via the GCP Marketplace.” The partnership will see HCL create a GCP Center of Excellence, to​ be embedded in its Cloud Native Labs in London, New York and Noida, to help customers experience the speed, scalability and innovation that GCP offers. HCL’s Cloud Native Labs spearhead the adoption of Kubernetes and CloudFoundry ecosystems for its clients. HCL will help clients migrate applications to take full advantage of GCP and offer next generation services to accelerate building new applications on GCP. In addition, the Cloud Native Labs will offer cloud strategy, proof of concept building and cloud-native cultural transformation services for GCP. HCL will also implement an extensive internal training programme to enable its workforce to develop skills and become certified on GCP. HCL’s ISV Cloudification Factory will enable ISVs to modernise their products and make them available on the GCP Marketplace, or SaaSify their products to run on GCP. “We are excited to collaborate with HCL on bringing the benefits of hybrid computing to our mutual customers,” said Kevin Ichhpurani, Vice President, Global ​Ecosystem at Google​ Cloud. “Our enterprise technology stack in combination with HCL's reach in the enterprise​ customer space, global delivery capabilities, and domain expertise creates a unique experience for our joint customers and facilitates their digital transformation journey.” “Google​ Cloud’s Anthos provides an easy way to integrate and build a true hybrid cloud,” added Kalyan Kumar.“With automation and operational governance at the core, and security and compliance built-in, Anthos is ideal for delivering the digital services of tomorrow, today. Google Cloud’s Anthos’ approach of technology modernisation combined with architecture consistency and extensive ecosystem design makes it our choice of partner for serving our customer’s next-generation business objectives.” For more information on HCL’s Cloud Native Services, visit:https://www.hcltech.com/cloud About HCL Technologies HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 44 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.4 billion, for 12 Months ended 31st December, 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETM​ Autonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience-centric and outcome-oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalisation. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 132,328 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract'. For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com HCL Technologies Launches the ADvantage Experience Platform for a Data-Driven, AI-Enabled, Omnichannel Customer Experience 2019-03-27T01:17:02Z hcl-technologies-launches-the-advantage-experience-platform-for-a-data-driven-ai-enabled-omnichannel-customer-experience Las Vegas, Adobe Summit 2019 and Noida, India – Mar 26, 2019 – HCL Technologies (HCL), a global technology company, today announced the launch of the HCL ADvantage Experience. This platform works with Adobe Experience Cloud to enable companies to create, personalise, and measure the customer experience through various touchpoints in a customer’s journey. The HCL ADvantage Experience provides marketers with digital stores and libraries for quick launches, as well as the ability to integrate data from disparate legacy marketing systems. Using the HCL ADvantage Experience, an overall 50 to 60 percent accelerated time-to-market for marketing campaigns can be expected. The advantages are inclusive of a 20 to 30 percent reduction in implementation costs on account of a pre-built and reusable component library with more than 250 components; up to 20 percent faster time-to-market based on an integrated DevOps framework tailored for Adobe Experience Manager; up to 30 percent faster code development with automated code generation; and up to 30 percent faster and more cost-efficient migration from legacy platforms. The HCL platform also enables quick onboarding and smoother agency collaboration, while standardising processes around marketing activation. “Customer experience transformation is critical for modern digital enterprises and having successfully led many such engagements, our digital approach helps global organizations craft a winning experience for all stakeholders,” said Anand Birje, Corporate Vice President and Head – Digital & Analytics at HCL Technologies. “Our ADvantage Experience platform provides an innovative solution for clients on their digital journey to deliver an omnichannel, data-driven experience through scaled marketing initiatives by leveraging Adobe Experience Cloud.” HCL’s ADvantage Experience platform is an omnichannel ecosystem that provides a conversational, data-driven, and contextual ability for marketers, adding the agility and speed required for implementing changes due to evolving trends. It offers a one-stop tool for all users of Adobe Experience Cloud - including marketers, campaign managers, social media marketers, or customer service teams - to not only save on implementation costs and bring about faster time-to-market but going beyond in helping deliver an end-to-end winning customer experience. About HCL Technologies HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 44 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$8.4 billion, for 12 Months ended 31st December, 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1-2-3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO, and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETM Autonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile.' Mode 2 focuses on experience-centric and outcome-oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services, and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalisation. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem-driven, creating innovative IP-partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi-service delivery in key industry verticals, including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics, and Government. With 132,328 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract.' For more information, please visit http://www.hcltech.com About Adobe Experience Cloud Adobe is reimagining Customer Experience Management (CXM) with Adobe Experience Cloud, the industry’s only end-to-end solution for experience creation, marketing, advertising, analytics and commerce. Unlike legacy enterprise platforms with static, siloed customer profiles, Adobe Experience Cloud helps companies deliver consistent, continuous and compelling experiences across customer touchpoints and channels – all while accelerating business growth. Industry analysts have named Adobe a leader in over 20 major reports focused on experience – more than any other technology company. HCL and Xerox Expand Strategic Partnership to Accelerate Operational Transformation 2019-03-20T08:29:08Z hcl-and-xerox-expand-strategic-partnership-to-accelerate-operational-transformation New York, USA and Noida, India – March 19, 2019 – HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, announced that it signed a managed services agreement with Xerox (NYSE: XRX). Under the terms of the agreement, HCL will manage portions of Xerox’s shared services, including global administrative and support functions, including, among others, selected information technology and finance functions (excluding accounting). Leveraging HCL’s global scale and capabilities, Xerox will strategically evolve its shared services into process-first, technology-led digital operations. This seven-year agreement for an incremental $1.3 billion continues to build on the success of the Xerox-HCL relationship, which began in 2009 with product engineering and support services. Under that agreement, HCL currently manages aspects of Xerox’s mechanical, electrical and software engineering activities for printer and imaging product lines. Together, HCL and Xerox have delivered 215 U.S. patents and have created world-class R&D labs that are tightly integrated with Xerox infrastructure and standards. "This expanded partnership is a testament to the strong Xerox-HCL relationship that has grown through multiple collaborations over the past 10 years,” said C Vijayakumar, President and Chief Executive Officer, HCL Technologies. “This is a win-win agreement. Xerox will benefit from our global scale, best-in-class processes and investments in artificial intelligence, robotic process automation and transformation tools, and HCL will benefit from a long-term agreement to provide product support and administrative services to Xerox.” “The evolution of our shared services represents our culture of continuous improvement and allows us to more efficiently address customer needs while delivering significant cost savings to reinvest in the business,” said Steve Bandrowczak, President and Chief Operations Officer, Xerox. “We selected HCL as our partner for this strategic initiative due to our successful track record together thus far and our shared values.” As part of the agreement, a group of Xerox employees will transfer to HCL (subject to compliance with European works council consultation and employment regulatory requirements). The employees who are transferring to HCL will have an opportunity to be part of a leading global technology company. About HCL Technologies HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 44 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.4 billion, for 12 Months ended 31st December, 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETM Autonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience–centric and outcome–oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalization. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 132,328 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract'. For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com. Note: To receive RSS news feeds, visit: https://www.news.xerox.com. For open commentary, industry perspectives and views, visit: http://twitter.com/xerox, http://connect.blogs.xerox.com, http://www.facebook.com/XeroxCorp, https://www.instagram.com/xerox/, http://www.linkedin.com/company/xerox, http://www.youtube.com/XeroxCorp. Xerox® is a trademark of Xerox in the United States and/or other countries. ENDS HCL Technologies to Acquire Strong-Bridge Envision to enhance Digital Transformation Consulting capabilities in HCL Portfolio 2019-03-14T06:40:18Z hcl-technologies-to-acquire-strong-bridge-envision-to-enhance-digital-transformation-consulting-capabilities-in-hcl-portfolio New York, USA and Noida, India – March 13, 2019– HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, today announced the acquisition of Strong-Bridge Envision (SBE), a digital transformation consulting firm with offices in Seattle, Denver, Atlanta, and New York City. With this acquisition, SBE will become part of HCL’s global Digital and Analytics business (HCL Mode 2 services). “SBE will enhance our digital consulting offerings with their strong capabilities in digital strategy development, agile program management, business transformation and organisational change management. These capabilities combined with our next generation Mode 2 offerings in Experience Design, App Modernisation & Data Analytics will help us deliver end-end digital journeys to our customers,” said Anand Birje, Corporate Vice President and Head of Digital and Analytics Practice at HCL Technologies. “HCL and SBE share the same vision of offering innovative digital transformation solutions and services with a prime focus on excellent customer experience. This is why we view HCL as an ideal match for us,” said Renea Rayner, Managing Director at Strong-Bridge Envision. “Our customers will continue to receive top-notch customer care and value-added support along with gaining HCL’s robust products and services offerings.” “This collaboration will bring SBE’s customer experience legacy and 200 experienced SBE employees from across various industries and top-tier consulting firms to the HCL family,” said Rob Novick, Managing Director at Strong-Bridge Envision. “By focusing on every aspect of the customer experience journey, SBE’s ability to design impactful experiences built upon cost-effective and efficient technology architectures, integrating legacy processes, and leveraging data and analytics coupled with the latest HCL technology and services will offer unforeseen customer-value.” Strong-Bridge Envision, headquartered in Seattle, WA, is a digital consulting firm specialising in customer experience strategy, business transformation, and change management. Serving Fortune 1000 clients since its founding, Strong-Bridge Consulting merged with Envision in 2017 to extend its consultancy and digital transformation capabilities and further establish its footprint across North America, transforming itself into a market leading digital transformation consultancy. CG Petsky Prunier served as the financial advisor to Strong-Bridge Envision and Bow River Capital. About HCL Technologies: HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 44 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.4 billion, for 12 Months ended 31st December, 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering and R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETM Autonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience–centric and outcome–oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalisation. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 132,328 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract'. For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com Gartner Names HCL Technologies As A Leader For Managed Workplace Services in North America 2019-03-04T22:41:11Z gartner-names-hcl-technologies-as-a-leader-for-managed-workplace-services-in-north-america Noida, India, – 4thMarch 2019 – HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, today announced that it has been recognized as a Leader among 21 companies that were analysed for the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed Workplace Services (MWS) in North America [1]. HCL received this leadership recognition for its Digital Workplace Services. HCL has also been positioned furthest for completeness of vision in the Leaders’ Quadrant. HCL offers cutting edge employee-centric technologies in the categories of Cognitive Bots, Enterprise Mobility, User Centric Communications & Collaboration, Enterprise Gamification, Workplace Analytics and Enterprise Social Collaboration. “I believe this evaluation is a reflection of the employee-focussed, digital-centricapproach that we have taken to build and deliver the third generation of workplaces. Our focus has been to create smart, agile, scalable, and collaborative ecosystems, that enhance productivity and reshape the workplace experience,” said Kalyan Kumar, Corporate Vice President & CTO IT Services, HCL Technologies. “Our commitment has been to build right-sized infrastructure and support, empowering high-performance and dynamic workplaces.” HCL offers digital workplace services through its SMART Workplace Model that has four cohesive pillars: - Smart IT - focuses on assessing and transforming the user experience at every touch point and interaction - Smart Machines – infuses self-detection and healing capabilities in workplace assets - Smart Users- leverages cognitive bots for contextual and omni-channelaccess & self-service - Smart Spaces - expand traditional workplace boundaries by leveraging the power of wearables and IoT HCL’s MWS strategy is to deliver enterprise-ready, consumer-like experiences. End users can access services anywhere through digital workplace technology that understands business context and is enabled through machine-user collaboration. [1] Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Managed Workplace Services, North America, Daniel Barros, Mark Ray, 14 January 2019 Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a purpose. About HCL Technologies HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re-imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 44 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.4 billion, for 12 months ended 31st December 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETMAutonomics to transform clients’ business and IT landscape, making them ‘lean’ and ‘agile’. Mode 2 focuses on experience-centric and outcome-oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalization. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem-driven, creating innovative IP partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi-servicedelivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 132,328 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking ‘Relationships Beyond the Contract’. For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com HCL Technologies Launches iCE.X To Bring Intelligent IoT Device Management to Telecom and Media Services Providers 2019-02-27T03:21:53Z hcl-technologies-launches-ice-x-to-bring-intelligent-iot-device-management-to-telecom-and-media-services-providers Barcelona, Spain; Noida, India – 26th February 2019 – HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, today at Mobile World Congress announced the launch of iCE.X, an intelligent, scalable and secure IoT device management platform for consumer premises equipment (CPE), small cells, gateways, sensors and various IoT devices. The new platform provides seamless connectivity, zero-touch secure onboarding of devices and support for multiple protocols to accelerate the adoption of IoT use-cases across industries. The opportunity to harness IoT devices and data to deliver more personalised services and tailored experiences enables telecom and media services providers to monetise billions of connections and future-proof their business models. "The telecom and media services industry has faced intensifying pressure to transform and develop new business models in an increasingly competitive market,” said Sukamal Banerjee, Corporate Vice President – ERS Sales (Hi Tech & Comm) and Head – IoT WoRKS™, HCL Technologies. “The continued rise of OTT services like Netflix and WhatsApp, combined with soaring customer expectations, have made it imperative for telecom and media services providers to rise beyond the role of infrastructure supplier to survive. They need to find innovative ways to unlock new revenue streams and future-proof their business. IoT is a major opportunity to do just that, creating billions of new devices, connections, and petabytes of data that are just waiting to be monetised.” HCL iCE.X is a cloud-ready holistic IoT device management platform that goes beyond management functions, enabling service providers to monetize devices and improve customer experience in a vendor and protocol-agnostic manner. HCL iCE.X has built-in AI and machine learning capabilities and is fully-integrated with an automated analytics workbench to derive faster, actionable business insights from IoT data. This helps telecoms providers to enhance connected experiences and improve operational efficiencies through self-healing capabilities. HCL iCE.X also offers help desk agents increased visibility into subscriber networks and provides an intuitive consumer self-care portal to improve customer satisfaction and reduce churn. Providing all these capabilities through a single, unified platform significantly reduces the costs and challenges of managing diverse IoT ecosystems. “HCL iCE.X offers service providers a single platform through which they can tap into the enormous potential the IoT has to offer,” said Sukamal Banerjee. “Based on over 20 years’ experience working with major telecom and media services providers, HCL has a deep knowledge and understanding of the technical challenges and business use-cases that the industry is facing and exploring. That insight has been brought to bear in the development of an intelligent platform that meets regulatory and IoT security requirements for building and managing a complex IoT ecosystem, thereby enabling service providers to turn the ever-increasing amounts of data from IoT devices into actionable intelligence for tangible business value.” HCL will be unveiling iCE.X at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, where it will be showcased alongside other key solutions for 5G and software-defined networking / network function virtualization (SDN/NFV). To find out more, visit HCL at its Chalet in 2H40, Hall 2 at the Fira Gran Via. About HCL Technologies HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 44 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.4 billion, for 12 Months ended 31st December, 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETM Autonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience–centric and outcome–oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalization. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 132,328 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract'. For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com HCL at the Mobile World Congress: Enabling Tomorrow’s Smart 5G Networks Today 2019-02-26T00:36:08Z hcl-at-the-mobile-world-congress-enabling-tomorrows-smart-5g-networks-today Barcelona, Spain; Noida, India – Monday 25thFebruary 2019 – HCL Technologies(HCL), a leading global technology company, today announced its largest presence to date at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, taking place between 25th– 27thFebruary 2019. HCL brings a full schedule to the event that reflects its global technology expertise across key industry sectors, enabled by its mode 1-2-3 strategyand its extensive ecosystem, to demonstrate how next generation technologies and 5G can become a global success story. “HCL’s 2030 platform that encapsulates technology for the next decade, today, will be showcased this year at the MWC 2019. We will display how 5G is possible today with the right technology, skills and level of expertise. HCL will bring to life real experiences that show how new age digital technologies such as 5G, AI and IoT can work in tandem to transform and enhance everyday life,” said GH Rao, President, Engineering and R&D Services, HCL Technologies.“We are excited about our live demos, product showcases and expert discussions with our customers and partners across the ecosystem, to create a compelling platform for the coming decade of Human – Machine harmony”. Highlights of HCL’s presence at MWC 2019 include: Booth presence: Chalet No. 2H40,showcasingHCL’skey products and solutions for 5G and software-defined networking / network function virtualization (SDN/NFV). Technology offering: 5G, Analytics and IoT Showcase - BlueGenie– HCL’s automated network softwarization toolchain, which supports the overall lifecycle of a network service, including design, test and deployment, using softwarized network functions. The HCL Networking Session: A tech-driven social hour hosted on 25thFebruary 2019 at 5.30pm, which will feature a celebrity guest speaker. Power Hour with Xilinx: HCL will co-host an executive reception during the Xilinx Power Hour on 28thFebruary 2019, from 10am - 12.30pm. In addition to the networking opportunity with HCL, Xilinx and other customer and partner executives, HCL will present a session on 5G backhaul in addition to a live showcase of its state-of-the-art 5G backhaul modem demo powered by Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC. This modem is highly configurable, flexible and provides best-in-class throughput and system gain. HCL speaking sessions at MWC: 25thFebruary, 5:30pm, HCL Chalet - Sukamal Banerjee, CVP - ERS Sales and Head - IoT WoRKS™, participates in The HCL Intel Social Hour, “High Performance and Flexible Next Gen Mobile Networks.” 27thFebruary, 2:45pm, Hall 4 Auditorium 3 - Sukamal Banerjee, CVP - ERS Sales and Head - IoT WoRKS™, joins Industry 4.0, panel session “Beyond Trials: Embedding Industry 4.0 in Corporate Culture & Operations” 28thFebruary, 10am, Hall 8 Networking Theatre - Stefano Chinnici, Technical Manager, HCL Technologies speaks on “5G, Mobile Backhaul.” Furthermore, HCL is also proud to haveNamrata Sharma, Sales Director, HCL Technologiesnominated in the Women4Tech- Industry Leadership (Individuals) category of the MWC GLOMO Awards. The nomination is a great recognition of HCL’s efforts in promoting gender equality and diversity and the special focus of promoting women in leadership positions across the organisation. About HCL Technologies HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 44 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.4 billion, for 12 Months ended 31st December, 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETM Autonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience–centric and outcome–oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalization. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 132,328 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract'. For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com HCL Technologies and IBM Collaborate to Accelerate Clients’ Hybrid Cloud Journey 2019-02-15T01:57:22Z hcl-technologies-and-ibm-collaborate-to-accelerate-clients-hybrid-cloud-journey Noida, India and Sunnyvale, CA — February 14, 2019 — HCL Technologies (HCL), a global technology company, today announced a collaboration with IBM (NYSE: IBM) designed to help advance the hybrid cloud journeys of organisations worldwide. HCL today announced new re-platforming and refactoring services to enable enterprises to build and migrate applications to IBM Cloud Private from within the company’s HCL Cloud Native Labs. The services will be orchestrated and available from HCL’s Cloud Native Labs in London, New York, and Noida, later this year. HCL offerings include cloud strategy planning, application transformation, cloud-native cultural transformation, proof of concept building, and next-generation cloud native software development services – all of which are being extended to include the IBM Cloud offerings. Additionally, HCL will offer services to help migrate ISV solutions to IBM Cloud. Finally, HCL and IBM plan to collaborate to assist clients in building joint solutions that include IBM AI capabilities. “HCL will provide the necessary services to enable a customer’s cloud native journey covering portfolio assessment, platform design / build, applications transformation, software engineering, and platform operations, which makes this collaboration significant,” said Kalyan Kumar, HCL Corporate Vice President and CTO. “The HCL teams will now help customers to understand the Art of the Possible, and see where ICP / IBM hybrid cloud can enable their cloud native journey. The HCL Cloud Native Labs would become a single location where the complete IBM tooling and methodologies come together and offer the customer a unified cloud enablement journey based on the full set of IBM capabilities.” “Application & Platform Transformation is a critical entry point for organizations on their hybrid cloud journey, yet we see that only few enterprise workloads have been modernized to date,” said Denis Kennelly, General Manager for IBM Hybrid Cloud Integration. “Our IBM hybrid cloud solutions combined with the expertise HCL will simplify this for clients and accelerate their journey to the cloud enabled via their Cloud Native Labs. We are excited to work with HCL to drive true transformation for clients worldwide.” About HCL Technologies HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 44 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.4 billion, for 12 Months ended 31st December, 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETM Autonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience–centric and outcome–oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalization. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 132,328 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract'. For more information, please visit: www.hcltech.com HCL Technologies (HCL) Has Won ‘NASSCOM BPM Customer Excellence Awards 2018’ in Co-creation Category 2019-02-13T22:35:14Z hcl-technologies-hcl-has-won-nasscom-bpm-customer-excellence-awards-2018-in-co-creation-category Noida, India, 13th February, 2019- HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, has announced that it is a proud winner of the NASSCOM BPM Customer Excellence Awards 2018’ in Co-creation category. HCL received this recognition for helping its customer, a leading multinational bank and Financial Services company bring in customer-centricity with an innovative digital transformation of its Asset Management business. With the support of HCL Technologies, it set up an exclusive team to create a platform with a unique design language, for a unified and compelling customer experience, leveraging the latest advanced open source technologies. The team delivered a new and intuitive client-centric experience across platforms by designing user-friendly and futuristic applications incorporating centred design, agile delivery, an innovative platform built on open source, and the introduction of AI and Robotics. “This award recognises our commitment to simplify, digitise and re-invent our operating model for next-gen banking. We are proud to be a part of the bank’s groundbreaking effort to transform its Asset management business,” said Rahul Singh, President and Global Head – Financial Services, HCL Technologies. “We believe it is our collaborative approach, co-innovation lab offerings and technical excellence that have helped deliver a superior customer experience.” “We congratulate HCL technologies on winning the ‘NASSCOM BPM Customer Excellence Award 2018,” said Sangeeta Gupta, Senior VP NASSCOM. “HCL has always been at the centre-stage of innovative digital transformation and their work with the customer to bring new and intuitive client-centric experience across platforms by designing user-friendly and futuristic applications is nothing short of exemplary. This is a perfect example of utilisation of the latest advanced open source technologies for a unified and compelling customer experience.” NASSCOM recognises all Technology and IT firms in India in the area of IT services, BPM, Products, ER&D services, eCommerce. This award was won against incredibly strong competition for the inaugural Co-innovation category. The winners were announced on Oct 04th at Bangalore, Leela Palace. About HCL Technologies HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 44 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.4 billion, for 12 Months ended 31st December, 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETMAutonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience–centric and outcome–oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalization. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 132,328 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract'. For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com HCL Technologies and Harris Geospatial Solutions Partner to Deliver Advanced Analytics Solutions for the Utility Industry 2019-02-05T23:39:20Z hcl-technologies-and-harris-geospatial-solutions-partner-to-deliver-advanced-analytics-solutions-for-the-utility-industry Sunnyvale, Calif. and Broomfield, Colo. – Feb 5, 2019 – HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, has partnered with Harris Geospatial Solutions Inc., a subsidiary of Harris Corporation (HRS),to provide an AI-driven, remote sensing data analytics system for its utilities customers. The system will allow utilities to have a more active, controlled view of information through the use of remote sensing systems, which includes Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), manned aircraft, and space-borne data sources. Using a form of artificial-intelligence (AI) technology, the system will analyze data to automatically assess asset conditions and flow derived insights to critical asset operations such as work management, asset performance monitoring, and geographical information systems (GIS). “The utilities industry is poised for a continual and rapid transformation, given the proliferation of technology,” said Ajay Bahl, Executive Vice President, HCL Technologies. “In this environment, digital innovation will become a driver of productivity and efficiency as well as a competitive differentiator. We are pleased to partner with Harris Corporation to deliver a system that will support this growth and innovation.” “Harris Corporation is committed to meeting the emerging needs of the utility industry as market demand increases,” said Erik Arvesen, Vice President & General Manager of Geospatial Solutions at Harris Corporation. “Working in partnership with HCL provides a powerful combination of analytics technology leadership from Harris with HCL’s proven record of delivering digital technology transformation to the industry.” This launch comes as utilities companies are increasing the use of technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) to improve operations and productivity. At the same time, the demand for services willincrease, making the rapid deployment of services and network analysis critical.According to market research firm Million Insights, the global digital utility marketis estimated to reach US$299.1 Billion by the year 2025. About Harris Corporation Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Electronic Systems, and Space and Intelligence Systems. Learn more at www.harris.com. About HCL Technologies HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 44 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.4 billion, for 12 Months ended 31st December, 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETM Autonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience–centric and outcome–oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalization. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 132,328 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract'. For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com Forward–looking Statements Certain statements in this release are forward-looking statements, which involve a number of risks, uncertainties, assumptions and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in such forward-looking statements. All statements, other than statements of historical fact are statements that could be deemed forward-looking statements, including but not limited to the statements containing the words 'planned', 'expects', 'believes’,’ strategy', 'opportunity', 'anticipates', 'hopes' or other similar words. The risks and uncertainties relating to these statements include, but are not limited to, risks and uncertainties regarding impact of pending regulatory proceedings, fluctuations in earnings, our ability to manage growth, intense competition in IT services, business process outsourcing and consulting services including those factors which may affect our cost advantage, wage increases in India, customer acceptances of our services, products and fee structures, our ability to attract and retain highly skilled professionals, our ability to integrate acquired assets in a cost-effective and timely manner, time and cost overruns on fixed-price, fixed-timeframe contracts, client concentration, restrictions on immigration, our ability to manage our international operations, reduced demand for technology in our key focus areas, disruptions in telecommunication networks, our ability to successfully complete and integrate potential acquisitions, the success of our brand development efforts, liability for damages on our service contracts, the success of the companies /entities in which we have made strategic investments, withdrawal of governmental fiscal incentives, political instability, legal restrictions on raising capital or acquiring companies outside India, and unauthorized use of our intellectual property, other risks, uncertainties and general economic conditions affecting our industry. There can be no assurance that the forward-looking statements made herein will prove to be accurate, and issuance of such forward-looking statements should not be regarded as a representation by the Company, or any other person, that the objective and plans of the Company will be achieved. All forward-looking statements made herein are based on information presently available to the Management of the Company and the Company does not undertake to update any forward-looking statement that may be made from time to time by or on behalf of the Company. HCL 2030 Ecosystem Platform to Explore Societal Implications of Emerging Technology at the World Economic Forum 2019-01-21T22:19:28Z hcl-2030-ecosystem-platform-to-explore-societal-implications-of-emerging-technology-at-the-world-economic-forum Davos, Switzerland, - January 21, 2019, HCL Technologies, a leading global technology company and the World Economic Forum’s Strategic Partner, today announced its largest presence to date at the side-lines of World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting in Davos scheduled from 21stJanuary 2019 to 25thJanuary 2019. The company will host a three-day event in a special Pavilion that will feature a technology showcase, thought-leadership programs, as well as a number of high-level networking and social events throughout the tenure of the conference. The overarching theme of the HCL and Fast Company programs will explore how humanity’s relationship with technology will evolve through the next decade of rapid innovation. HCL has partnered with Fast Company to develop a thought-leadership track that includes three panel discussion breakfasts. As part of the theme of Human-Machine Harmony, HCL is launching the HCL 2030 Platform, together with its ecosystem of partners and stakeholders, that will conduct in-depth explorations and discussions with leading innovators and future leaders driving change across digital technologies, disruption in banking and financial services, the human capital equation, and the future of product innovation. Fast Company will leverage the HCL Pavilion to host expert panels, conduct in-depth interviews, and share compelling stories focused on global innovation and solutions. The HCL Pavillion will also include a Tech Showcase Zone, representing transformational examples of how technology -- such as AI, Automation, Machine Vision, and Brain Computing -- has impacted human lives. HCL will use the Pavilion as a location for nightly special events, including celebrations of technology enabling diversity, technology’s transformational role in sports, and global philanthropy. “HCL has been a Strategic Partner of the World Economic Forum for over a decade, and we have been working very closely with the Forum to contribute and collaborate on the most pressing challenges and opportunities facing society and the global economy today. Hosting a series of dilaogues around the Annual Meeting is a very exciting new step we are taking on this journey,” said C Vijayakumar, President & CEO, HCL Technologies. “Going forward, we believe that the Fourth Industrial Revolution will need the interface of technology to solve some of the world’s hardest problems, and, having worked closely on ways to close this gap in the human / technology equation, we welcome this opportunity to showcase our efforts among the world’s leading minds gathering at Davos this year.” For more information, visit: https://www.hcltech.com/world-economic-forum-2019 About HCL Technologies HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 43 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.2 billion, for 12 Months ended 30th September, 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETMAutonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience–centric and outcome–oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalization. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 127,875 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract'. For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com ABOUT FAST COMPANY Fast Company is the only media brand fully dedicated to the vital intersection of business, innovation, and design, engaging the most influential leaders, companies and thinkers toward the future. Since 2011, Fast Company has received some of the most prestigious editorial and design accolades, including the American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) National Magazine Award for “Magazine Of The Year,” Adweek’s Hot List for “Hottest Business Publication,” and six gold medals and 10 silver medals from the Society of Publication Designers. The editor-in-chief is Stephanie Mehta and the publisher is Amanda Smith. Headquartered in New York City, Fast Company is published by Mansueto Ventures LLC, along with our sister publication Inc., and can be found online atwww.fastcompany.com. HCL Recognised as a Leader in ISG Provider Lens™ Research Quadrant for FAO Digital Operations, U.S. Market, 2018 2019-01-11T04:18:55Z hcl-recognised-as-a-leader-in-isg-provider-lenstm-research-quadrant-for-fao-digital-operations-u-s-market-2018 Noida, India, 3rdJan 2019: HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, has been recognised as a Leader by ISG in its recently published report, “ISG Provider Lens™ Research Quadrant for Finance & Accounting Outsourcing Digital Operations, U.S. Market, 2018.” According to the report, HCL has a strong presence in the U.S market and is using it to expand its footprint in finance BPO. HCL has invested heavily in advanced automation and analytics, which makes it a favourable choice for clients that want high-end automation of their finance processes. For this study, ISG evaluated 20 Finance and Accounting Digital Operations service providers. Leaders have highly attractive product and service offering and a very strong market and competitive position; they fulfil all requirements for successful market cultivation. “HCL is proud to be positioned among leaders for Finance and Accounting Digital Operations. U.S Market 2018 by ISG. This recognition underscores HCL’s strengths in automation–based offerings, deep domain expertise, flexible engagement models and a unique portfolio of digital and technology–led solutions across Finance and Accounting, helping clients optimise business processes and achieve better business outcomes,” said Anoop Tiwari, Corporate Vice President and Global Head – Business Services, HCL Technologies. “Backed by its strong technological background, good geographic presence in the U.S. and focused investments, HCL is named a leader in Finance and Accounting Outsourcing Services in our ISG Provider Lens report. With automation being significant game changer in this industry, HCL is set to transform its FAO services with its AI-enabled EXACTO tool, while continuing to offer solid domain expertise to its clients” Namratha Dharshan - Senior Manager and Principal Analyst. For over a decade, HCL has been providing a range of Finance and Accounting Business Services to its clients, covering Procure to Pay, Order to Cash, Record to Report, Performance Management Reporting, Tax and Treasury, Hire to Retire. With rich experience in Finance and Accounting domain, HCL has been at the forefront, addressing the changing needs of industry participants through technology, business insights, customer friendly and automation–led solutions and service offerings which transform business operations through revenue optimisation, control operational gaps and reduce cost of operations. HCL’s focus on digitising operations helps clients deliver enhanced customer experience and resolve customers’ business challenges, which tremendously assists in creating deep customer relationships. About HCL Technologies HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 43 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.2 billion, for 12 Months ended 30th September, 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETM Autonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience–centric and outcome–oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalization. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 127,875 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract'. For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com Forward-looking Statements Certain statements in this release are forward-looking statements, which involve a number of risks, uncertainties, assumptions and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in such forward-looking statements. All statements, other than statements of historical fact are statements that could be deemed forward-looking statements, including but not limited to the statements containing the words 'planned', 'expects', 'believes’,’ strategy', 'opportunity', 'anticipates', 'hopes' or other similar words. The risks and uncertainties relating to these statements include, but are not limited to, risks and uncertainties regarding impact of pending regulatory proceedings, fluctuations in earnings, our ability to manage growth, intense competition in IT services, business process outsourcing and consulting services including those factors which may affect our cost advantage, wage increases in India, customer acceptances of our services, products and fee structures, our ability to attract and retain highly skilled professionals, our ability to integrate acquired assets in a cost-effective and timely manner, time and cost overruns on fixed-price, fixed-timeframe contracts, client concentration, restrictions on immigration, our ability to manage our international operations, reduced demand for technology in our key focus areas, disruptions in telecommunication networks, our ability to successfully complete and integrate potential acquisitions, the success of our brand development efforts, liability for damages on our service contracts, the success of the companies /entities in which we have made strategic investments, withdrawal of governmental fiscal incentives, political instability, legal restrictions on raising capital or acquiring companies outside India, and unauthorized use of our intellectual property, other risks, uncertainties and general economic conditions affecting our industry. There can be no assurance that the forward-looking statements made herein will prove to be accurate, and issuance of such forward-looking statements should not be regarded as a representation by the Company, or any other person, that the objective and plans of the Company will be achieved. All forward-looking statements made herein are based on information presently available to the Management of the Company and the Company does not undertake to update any forward-looking statement that may be made from time to time by or on behalf of the Company. Aegon Signs New Five Year IT Transformation Deal with HCL 2018-12-10T13:56:41Z aegon-signs-new-five-year-it-transformation-deal-with-hcl Noida, India and The Hague, Netherlands – 10th December,2018 – HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, today announced a new five-year contract with multinational life insurance, pensions and asset management company Aegon. The application services deal will see HCL continue as Aegon’s digital transformation partner, helping to accelerate innovation by establishing and managing a new multi-vendor ecosystem. HCL will also help implement an agile delivery model to reduce Aegon’s time to market and introduce greater efficiencies through improved application lifecycle management and automation. Headquartered in The Hague, Netherlands, Aegon serves nearly 29 million customers and employs over 28,000 people worldwide. HCL has been a strategic IT services partner to Aegon Netherlands since 2004. During that time, it has delivered application services, partnered in transforming Aegon’sdata and analytics capabilities, and helped the insurer to achieve digital leadership through a joint cXstudio, which fosters co-innovation. Aegon wants to build digital at scale to improve customer self service and extend its leadership position. “Our business strategy is centred on digital-first, which is paramount to our ability to drive serviceinnovation, attract new customers and to drive efficiencies,” said Anke Schlichting, CTO at Aegon. “As a result, it’s crucial that we continue to accelerate time to market and have a vendor ecosystem thatgives us access to the best capabilities the industry has to offer. We’ve established a strongrelationship with HCL over the last 14 years and its intimate knowledge of our business is an important pillar underlying our partnership. HCL’s, in-depth understanding of the vendor ecosystem and significant experience being part of multi-vendor environments for other major global organizationswere the key deciding factors.” “We’re looking forward to continuing our support for Aegon on its successful digital leadershipjourney,” said Sudip Lahiri, SVP and Head of Financial Services, Europe at HCL Technologies. “Aegon was one of HCL’s first major customers in continental Europe and we are especially proud of whatwe’ve accomplished to date. Our relationship with Aegon really demonstrates the scale of the successthat can be achieved through a true partnership approach, where both parties have invested heavily in a culture of co-innovation and collaboration.” HCL works with over 100 organizations in the insurance sector globally, providing services that blend an unrivalled depth and breadth of industry knowledge with a rich set of core capabilities in business consultancy, claims management, insurance claims management, integration and applications management. About Aegon As an international life insurance, pensions and asset management company based in The Hague, Aegon has businesses in over twenty five markets in the Americas, Europe and Asia. Aegon companies employ over 28,000 people and have millions of customers across the globe. Further information: aegon.com About HCL Technologies HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 43 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.2 billion, for 12 Months ended 30th September, 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETM Autonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience–centric and outcome–oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKSTM, Cloud NativeServices and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalization. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 127,875 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract'. For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com HCL Technologies to Acquire Select IBM Software Products for $1.8B 2018-12-07T02:51:26Z hcl-technologies-to-acquire-select-ibm-software-products-for-1-8b ARMONK, NY – Dec 6th, 2018 and NOIDA, INDIA – Dec 7th, 2018 - IBM (NYSE:IBM) and HCL Technologies (HCL) today announced a definitive agreement under which HCL will acquire select IBM software products for US $1.8 billion. The transaction is expected to close by mid-2019, subject to completion of applicable regulatory reviews. The software products in scope represent a total addressable market of more than $50 billion and include: Appscan for secure application development, BigFix for secure device management, Unica (on-premise) for marketing automation, Commerce (on-premise) for omni-channel eCommerce, Portal (on-premise) for digital experience, Notes & Domino for email and low-code rapid application development, and Connections for workstream collaboration. HCL and IBM have an ongoing IP Partnership for five of these products. "We continue to see great opportunities in the market to enhance our Mode-3 (Products and Platforms) offerings. The products that we are acquiring are in large growing market areas like Security, Marketing and Commerce which are strategis segments for HCL. Many of these products are well regarded by clients and positioned in the top quadrant by industry analysts," said C Vijayakumar, President & CEO, HCL Technologies. He further added, “The large-scale deployments of these products provide us with a great opportunity to reach and serve thousands of global enterprises across a wide range of industries and markets. I am confident that these products will see good growth trajectory backed by our commitment to invest in product innovation coupled with our strong client focus and agile product development. In addition, we see tremendous potential for creating compelling ‘as-a-service’ offerings by combining these products with our Mode-1 and Mode-2 services." “Over the last four years, we have been prioritizing our investments to develop integrated capabilities in areas such as AI for business, hybrid cloud, cybersecurity, analytics, supply chain and blockchain as well as industry-specific platforms and solutions including healthcare, industrial IOT, and financial services. These are among the emerging, high-value segments of the IT industry. As a result, IBM is a leader in these segments today,” said John Kelly, IBM senior vice president, Cognitive Solutions and Research. “We believe the time is right to divest these select collaboration, marketing and commerce software assets, which are increasingly delivered as stand-alone products. At the same time, we believe these products are a strong strategic fit for HCL, and that HCL is well positioned to drive innovation and growth for their customers.” About HCL Technologies HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 43 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.2 billion, for 12 Months ended 30th September 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCE™ Autonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience–centric and outcome–oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalization. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 127,875 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract'. For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com Barclays Expands Strategic IT Relationship With HCL Technologies To Drive Global Infrastructure And Digital Workplace Services 2018-12-06T05:49:35Z barclays-expands-strategic-it-relationship-with-hcl-technologies-to-drive-global-infrastructure-and-digital-workplace-services Noida, India – 4th December 2018– HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading technology company has announced an expansion of its strategic relationship with Barclays. In addition to HCL being named as Barclays’ preferred partner for IT infrastructure services, the two companies will commit to building the partnership globally, with particular opportunities regarding digital workplace services. HCL will leverage its significant investments in AI and automation, including its award-winning automation platform DryICE™, to transform the user experience for more than 80,000 Barclays employees across 26 countries. HCL will also be providing mainframe services to Barclays. As part of the deal, it is intended that approximately 460 Barclays employees in its Operations Center in Lithuania will transfer to HCL, which promises to start a new era of technology centers in Lithuania. The agreement with HCL forms the basis of the Barclays’ decisionto conclude its operations in Lithuania, with remaining employees being offered redundancy. The contract between HCL and Barclays is yet to be executed pending banking regulatory notification;, both companies hope to conclude the deal during the first quarter of 2019. Rahul Singh, President of Financial Services at HCL Technologies, commented: “Our partnership with Barclays is a significant endorsement of HCL’s digital workplace and automation capabilities. We already employ more than 10,000 people in Europe, serving over 200 European clients. This new agreement will see HCL deliver transformational services to both Barclays and other major clients from Lithuania. Many well-known brands have already established their centers in Lithuania and we see good potential here due to the attractive investment climate and specialist talent. We will leverage these with our unique Mode 1-2-3 strategy to enable clients to reimagine their businesses for the digital age.” Global decision to optimize operations Mariano Andrade Gonzalez, the Head of BGOL, commented: “We were the first foreign company to establish its service center in Lithuania, leading to other large foreign companies basing themselves here. We are proud to have been a key part of the rise of the IT and service sector, including complex operations management. “While aiming to achieve the highest quality of business and services, we continuously review our operations in accordance with the long-term global strategy of Barclays. As one of the steps towards the implementation of this strategy, a decision has been made to optimize operations, meaning a number of roles could transfer to HCL Technologies, with whom we have worked closely for a few years. “We chose HCL Technologies because we know the company well, we trust it and, together with our people, it shares our values, culture and ways of working.” Gonzalez praises Lithuania M. Andrade Gonzalez also claims that even though today the role of Barclays in Lithuania is coming to an end, the company leaves its legacy. “We are grateful to Lithuania for its hospitality, its talented specialists and a well-developed infrastructure, and we believe that we have done great things together, both in regard to business and in relation to the promotion of the country. We have always been, and will continue to be, ambassadors of Lithuania worldwide and will recommend Lithuania to our partners and foreign investors.” About Barclays Operation Center in Lithuania Barclays Group Operations Center, established in 2009, is part of the international Barclays financial services group, which provides personal, business and investment banking and asset and investment management services in over 40 countries. The center in Lithuania provides technological solutions and a broad spectrum of IT and human resource management to the company’s branches all over the world. About HCL Technologies HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 43 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.2 billion, for 12 Months ended 30thSeptember, 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETMAutonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience–centric and outcome–oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalization. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 127,875 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract'. For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com Forward–looking Statements Certain statements in this release are forward-looking statements, which involve a number of risks, uncertainties, assumptions and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in such forward-looking statements. All statements, other than statements of historical fact are statements that could be deemed forward-looking statements, including but not limited to the statements containing the words 'planned', 'expects', 'believes’,’ strategy', 'opportunity', 'anticipates', 'hopes' or other similar words. The risks and uncertainties relating to these statements include, but are not limited to, risks and uncertainties regarding impact of pending regulatory proceedings, fluctuations in earnings, our ability to manage growth, intense competition in IT services, business process outsourcing and consulting services including those factors which may affect our cost advantage, wage increases in India, customer acceptances of our services, products and fee structures, our ability to attract and retain highly skilled professionals, our ability to integrate acquired assets in a cost-effective and timely manner, time and cost overruns on fixed-price, fixed-timeframe contracts, client concentration, restrictions on immigration, our ability to manage our international operations, reduced demand for technology in our key focus areas, disruptions in telecommunication networks, our ability to successfully complete and integrate potential acquisitions, the success of our brand development efforts, liability for damages on our service contracts, the success of the companies /entities in which we have made strategic investments, withdrawal of governmental fiscal incentives, political instability, legal restrictions on raising capital or acquiring companies outside India, and unauthorized use of our intellectual property, other risks, uncertainties and general economic conditions affecting our industry. There can be no assurance that the forward-looking statements made herein will prove to be accurate, and issuance of such forward-looking statements should not be regarded as a representation by the Company, or any other person, that the objective and plans of the Company will be achieved. All forward-looking statements made herein are based on information presently available to the Management of the Company and the Company does not undertake to update any forward-looking statement that may be made from time to time by or on behalf of the Company.