KPIT Honored for Successful Digital Transformation with ‘Jewels of Digital Maestro Award’
Pune, 27th January, 2016: KPIT Technologies (BSE: 532400; NSE: KPIT), a global technology company specializing in IT consulting and product engineering, today announced that it has been honored with the Jewels of Digital Maestro Award for successfully carrying out digital transformation across the organization. KPIT was recognized with this award for its digitization process which involved re-architecting its enterprise technology platform, integration and implementation of useful Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud (SMAC) tools.
KPIT competed with 350 participating companies and bagged this title along with six other organizations from different sectors. As a global technology company, KPIT realizes the importance to increase collaboration between employees based in different geographies to make employees processes easier and to extend this to the visitor experience on campus. The company embarked on an initiative to create the most modern, friendly and productive digital footprint throughout the organization and named the program 'Smart Enterprise.'
As part of Smart Enterprise, KPIT introduced various technologies for smart campus, smart collaborations, smart applications, insights and more powered by smart infrastructure. KPIT also developed mobile applications to make processes simple and fast but also context aware and used digital signage and screens placed around the campus to enhance the entire visitor experience. Now, apps even allow employees to check the food menu in the cafeteria and plan their break timings to avoid waiting time at the cafeteria, or to check for the closest available parking space. KPIT’s visitor management system displays pertinent information through the campus to guide and inform visitors. KPIT also implemented location aware technologies which are integrated with KPIT digital platform and various apps, Intelligent parking, intelligent asset movement, KPITube as a video gallery for employees, KPIT Social platform powered by software defined infrastructure to name a few.
On receiving the award, Mandar Marulkar, Chief Information Officer at KPIT said, “It is an honor to be recognized with the Jewels of Digital Maestro Award. As a fast growing and global technology company, we ourselves believe in harnessing digital technology to improve the lives of our employees and service to our customers." Through digital, we are bringing collaboration and connection among employees around the world to the highest levels. By being a Smart Enterprise, we reduce process complexities, increase productivity and innovation, thereby enabling business growth.” He added, “KPIT’s digital platform has built a system of engagement for everyone in the company to innovate through real-time idea generation and collaboration. As an early adopter of hybrid cloud and advanced infrastructure solutions, the company is able to leverage it for digital. We are proud to be recognized for our Smart Enterprise initiative and to share our journey with our customers”
Instituted by Grey Head Media through Dynamic CIO, the Jewel of Digital India Award honors CIOs and their organizations which have been early adopters of digital technology, resulting in substantial business growth.
About KPIT Technologies Ltd.
KPIT (BSE: 532400, NSE: KPIT) is a global technology company specializing in providing IT Consulting and Product Engineering solutions and services to Automotive, Manufacturing, Energy & Utilities and Life Sciences companies. Together with its customers and partners, it creates and delivers technologies to enable creating a cleaner, greener and more intelligent world that is sustainable and efficient.