India-based HDFC Bank Gives Wipro Infotech Its Largest IT Outsourcing Contract

Wipro Infotech, a provider of IT solutions and services, today announced its largest IT outsourcing deal in India. Wipro has bagged a contract for providing comprehensive IT outsourcing services to HDFC Bank. The contract is valued at approximately $80 million over a period of 10 years. Wipro Infotech is the India, Middle East and Asia Pacific division of the US $1.87 billion Wipro Limited.

The scope of the deal includes provisioning of IT infrastructure on build own operate basis for existing and new branches of HDFC Bank. Wipro will provide infrastructure management services for data center, network and end user equipment. The entire engagement will be managed under Wipro’s Program Governance framework, which incorporates ITIL processes for Service Management and Six Sigma for continuous improvement.

“We expect to achieve faster time to market in expanding our network across the country and optimizing our IT costs. Wipro’s expertise across technology platforms, a nationwide support network and best in class processes will ensure consistent and geo-agnostic quality service delivery,” said C.N. Ram, head of IT for HDFC Bank.