9 September, 2014, Mumbai: KPIT (BSE: 532400; NSE: KPIT), a Platinum level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), congratulates its customer Dorf Ketal for winning the prestigious 2014 InformationWeek EDGE Award. Dorf Ketal’s ERP & IT consolidation and transformation project was recognized for demonstrating outstanding leadership and technology vision in the successful deployment of Oracle products and services to simplify IT, accelerate innovation, and drive transformational change. Dorf Ketal’s project was selected from more than 200 nominations submitted by different companies across India. The jury panel comprised of executives and industry experts, who considered factors that provide an EDGE to an organization’s business operations such as originality/uniqueness of the concept, role of solution in addressing the business issue, complexity of the project, innovative use of technology, and business impact.
Seshadri Viswanathan, Vice President – Information Technology, Dorf Ketal stated, “At Dorf Ketal ‘Innovation isn't just what we do, it's who we are’. As a forerunner in the Chemical Industry, we adapted technology as a business enabler. In partnership with KPIT, we deployed a comprehensive IT transformation program incorporating ERP consolidation. By leveraging KPIT’s extensive industry experience combined with knowledge in implementing Oracle E-Business Suite, Dorf Ketal could seamlessly migrate its global operations to a single instance of ERP, helping us achieve benefits such as hardware consolidation, data standardization, ease of reporting, reduced TCO, improved accessibility, and easier integration with business.”
Baljeet Chhazal, Senior Vice President and Global Head of the Oracle SBU, KPIT said, “I am excited that Dorf Ketal is chosen for InformationWeek EDGE Award. KPIT is pleased to be a part of Dorf Ketal’s success story and for being able to contribute to it through our industry expertise and Oracle knowledge. Dorf Ketal’s business vision, understanding of their IT scenario and their drive to be the trend-setters and pioneers in the Chemical Manufacturing industry is commendable. We are honored that KPIT could help contribute to their success.”