Homestead selects IBM for business transformatuon

by CXOtoday News Desk    Jul 31, 2013

real estate

Real estate company,Homestead India that offers boutique residences across India, has selected IBM as a technology partner for the company’s business transformation program. As part of the five-year engagement, IBM will provide comprehensive consulting services to Homestead and its affiliated companies, and will also manage its technology application development and maintenance requirements. The objective of this partnership is that IBM will help Homestead expand its presence globally by bringing more efficiency to its worldwide operations and enhancing the productivity of its IT applications.

In  this collaboration, IBM will help Homestead in optimising its operating costs   and   resources,   while  also  enabling  the  company’s  Strategic Initiatives  team  to  focus  more on its transformational capabilities and move  beyond everyday transaction management. IBM will also help Homestead streamline its IT operations and improve its level of service to the business.  During   this engagement, IBM will provide Homestead with full-scope application management services, along with seamless IT support for its operations globally.

“We   have   extended   our   relationship   with IBM into a full-fledged strategic partnership, for its ability to provide differentiated services and deliver tangible results. Homestead is a fast growing enterprise and requires an agile technology set-up to support its growth and make the company   future-ready,” said Manoj Shrivastava, COO, Homestead Infrastructure Development Pvt Ltd. “IBM’s strong value proposition enables us to meet the complex business requirements of our rapid global expansion plans.”

Homestead was looking  for a long term strategic partner who not only had the  technology  expertise  but  could  also provide consulting services to create  business  value  enabled by information technology. The company was also planning to strategically outsource the entire application development and maintenance requirements to support its ambitious growth. Homestead decided on IBM Global Business Services as the partner-of-choice for this critical engagement due to its global expertise, proven track record in the market.

With presence in India, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka & Bangladesh, Homestead is striving to create valuable ideas through human architecture ans aims at creating a new benchmark for the real estate industry.