Wipro selected as a strategic partner for Data Center Services by innogy

Wipro Limited a leading global information technology, consulting, and business process services  company, announced that it has been awarded a seven-year contract by innogy SE to manage their data center and cloud services, innogy SE is an established European energy company. With its three business areas of Renewals, Grid & Infrastructure and Retail, it is well equipped For the work ahead in a modern, decarbonized, decentralized and digital energy world.
As part of the agreement signed in November 2016, innogy transferred its twin data centers in Neurath und Niederaussen in Germany to Wipro on February 1,2017. The subsequent transition phase ran smoothly. Wipro will leverage its Boundary Less Data Center offering to help innogy drive a transformation program to rationalize, virtualize and consolidate their IT infrastructure.
Marcus Schaper, CIO innogy SE, said, "This engagement is strategic to our IT operations. We believe that Wipro is the best partner For us to accompany us on our IT journey around data center services. Therefore, we have not only signed a contract in Germany but also have extended our contract with Wipro in the UK until 2024.”
Arun Krishnamurthi, Vice President and Global Head Utilities, Wipro Limited said, “We are delighted to expand our partnership with innogy with this engagement. We are confident that our domain expertise in the utilities sector coupled with our deep IT inFrastructure services capabilities will successfully support innogy’s business objectives. Wipro will invest in and maintain the twin data centers in Germany so as to Future proof them.