Wipro, over the past few years, has built a portfolio of leading IT enabled sustainability solutions for our customers. The strengths of our positioning come from decades of working with partners and customers to understand stakeholder needs – and placing it in the context of a larger common purpose of providing ‘sustainability’ inspired solutions.
Cloud & Virtualization Services
Wipro offers a cloud services portfolio which includes cloud infrastructure, business applications and processes. These services are designed to optimize, scale, manage and outsource customer’s IT resources thus helping them achieve efficiency and control costs and bring down upfront investments.
One of the key virtualization solutions of Wipro is VirtuaDesk™ which is a Desktop as a Service offering for the virtual workplace, enabled through desktop virtualization technology. Taking advantage of cloud architecture principles and technologies, VirtuaDesk offers a high performing and cost-efficient solution for delivering virtual desktops and applications with key benefits of rapid virtualization deployment, increased business agility and improved risk management.
A summary of industry focused solutions that Wipro offers is below:
Manufacturing- Shop-floor and end-product connectivity for improved quality, productivity and supply chain optimization
Healthcare & Medical Devices- Non-invasive wearable sensors, for real-time health monitoring and patient-centric healthcare.
Mining- Real-time monitoring of mine equipment, management of assets, worker health and safety
Utilities, Oil & Gas- Reliable, integrated energy and asset management to improve energy efficiency
Retail- Supply chain optimization, along with real-time situational awareness to improve customer experience and returns management
The sections below illustrate with examples, the way in which ICT solutions are being applied to resource intensive sectors like Energy, Utilities & Natural Resources and Construction sectors.
Engineering and Construction
Wipro provides clients in the Engineering & Construction business with solutions to track, manage and preempt occupational injury, reduce workplace incidents and meet regulatory compliance. Wipro advises clients in Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE)-related solution implementation and maintenance to make it easier for them to reduce workplace incidents. As a result, Wipro has earned a mention as a leader in ‘Verdantix Green Quadrant for Sustainable Technology Service Providers’. Through our partnerships with leading product vendors (SAP, iHS, Enablon, Hara and ProcessMAP) we help our clients reduce their carbon footprint/ hazardous emissions and the ability to meet regulatory compliance.
Energy, Utilities & Natural Resources (ENU)
Wipro’s ENU vertical has been recognized by analysts as a major player in the Utilities sector. We provide consulting, engineering, technology and business processes services expertise to the Utilities industry across Generation and Renewables, Transmission and Distribution, Retail, Smart Grid, Energy Trading and Risk Management and Health, Safety, Security and Environment.
Wipro is a strategic partner for many of the world’s major oil and gas companies and is recognized as a leader in IDC’s Market space: Worldwide Oil and Gas Professional Services 2016 Vendor Assessment and was rated in the Winners circle in the HfS Blueprint Report: Energy Operation 2016. Strategic acquisitions.
Wipro helped Thames Water install 40,000 smart meters in London area in 6 months by building a secure and sustainable path for affordable water supply via a Fixed Network Integration solution. Thames Water Utilities Ltd is the largest water and wastewater company in the UK. It has 15 million customers and supplies around 2.6 billion liters of tap water across London and the Thames Valley.
This project, named Fixed Network Integration (FNI) helped Thames Water achieve key objectives such as the following among other benefits:
- Detecting water leakage on network as well as customer pipes and water fittings
- Online access to accounts that could help improve water usage, leading to savings in water, energy and money
- Daily water consumption of users was reduced by about 12%