IBM India launches Solutions Architecting Group

by CXOtoday Correspondent    Oct 01, 2003

IBM India Software Labs announced today the launch of its Solutions Architecting Group, which will work closely with customers in India to meet their business needs, using IBM Software Group products.

Commenting on the objectives of the Solutions Architecting Group, Dr. Uday Shukla, Director, IBM India Software Labs said, “IBM creates, develops and deploys new technologies with real-world customers¨ requirements and needs in mind. Just like we have brought the marketplace into our labs, turning ideas into products and solutions, we are also focused on taking our labs to our customers. The Solutions Architecting Group is a unique initiative offered by IBM, for our customers in India across domains like Telecom, Retail, Life Sciences & Financial Services.¨

ôIBM Software products are designed and developed in tune with customer needs, and the Solutions Architecting Group will further leverage the knowledge & competencies that our team has gained from working with IBM Software Group products & IBM technologies,ö he added.

IBM Software aims to provide customers with modeled solutions suited to their needs, through the new project. The Solutions Architecting Group customers in India will have access to IBM India Software Labs¨ pool of experts, who have in-depth expertise on IBM Software group product design & development. The group will can work with the customers to understand, apply & customize IBM Software group products to ensure optimal returns on their IT investment.

According to Frank Luksic, Vice President, IBM Software Group, ôIBM Software Group¨s ability to take innovation & technology leadership to our customers has been one of our unique competitive advantages. With the Solution Architecting Group, IBM Software will be able to serve customers in India even better, by offering them a valuable resource to gain a deeper understanding of IBM Software¨s capabilities.ö

IBM Software Group¨s servicing team has always incorporated customer feedback in the development of its products for optimum benefits. The Solutions Architecting group will complement the customers need to keep abreast with evolving technologies, incorporating them into IBM Software products.

Initiatives like the Solutions Architecting Group will reinforce IBM Software¨s hold in India.