3i Infotech to provide IT Infrastructure solutions to MHEPL

by CXOtoday Staff    Jan 20, 2011

IT healthcare3i Infotech, a provider of IT solutions and software product, recently announced that it has partnered with Manipal Health Enterprises (MHEPL), to provide end-to-end IT Infrastructure solutions. The project will be implemented in three phases over a period of 5 years.

“We are stepping into a major IT enhancement drive across nearly 10 locations in South India to enhance our services. Therefore we wanted to engage with a partner who is capable of providing us with a robust IT infrastructure that we can depend on,” remarked Rajen Padukone, CEO, MHEPL

As per the deal, 3i Infotech will provide services like facility management, DC collocation/ migration, managed services and server room build. This will enable MHEPL to build their IT Infrastructure highway and expand its bandwidth in order to implement their Hospital Information Systems (HIS) an ERP applications across their various locations. It will also provide them flexibility in terms of operations and services.

“As a global IT solutions provider, we understand the dynamic nature of our client’s business and look forward to contributing to their efforts in enhancing their services,” opined Pankaj Chawla, president – India, Middle East, APAC & Africa markets, 3i Infotech.

IT is beneficial for Healthcare Sector as it simplifies and standardizes processes; brings better control and transparency and improves patient satisfaction explained Nandkishore Dhomne, CIO, MHEPL. He added that, “3i Infotech will enable to build a robust IT Infrastructure platform for MHEPL so as to roll out enterprise applications across all the locations on a centralized architecture. This will help us in process standardization across the group using HIS system and bring in more transparency and effectiveness in our operations resulting in efficient delivery of services in a cost-effective manner.”

“We take the complete ownership of running their core IT Infrastructure in a managed services model. We at 3i Infotech understand the requirements of the Healthcare Sector in the region and are confident that our solutions will enable MHEPL to augment their future growth plans,” commented Narayan V, region head – South Asia, 3i Infotech.