Tech Mahindra launches first Center of Excellence for Google Technologies in Malaysia

Centre of Excellence to give technology experts across Asia a hub to learn about new products, platforms and industry solutions, and fast track digital transformation for enterprises

Cyberjaya, Malaysia – March 10, 2015 Tech Mahindra Ltd. a specialist in digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering, today announced the opening of the first Center of Excellence (CoE) for Google tools at Tech Mahindra’s Global Solution Center in Cyberjaya, bringing transformational solutions to enterprises across Malaysia and the Asia Pacific region.

The CoE aims to be the hub for innovation within the region and to focus on nurturing and building solutions with the best combination of products and technologies. This initiative is also a part of Tech Mahindra’s work with Google to promote products, technologies and solutions for digital transformation across enterprises. The CoE in Malaysia brings technologies and solutions closer to the regional businesses and is aimed at creating highly effective, collaborative and productive business environments within organizations.

The CoE showcases a range of Google for Work products for example Google Apps for Work, Google Maps for Work, Google Search for Work and Google Cloud Platform. At the CoE businesses and technology experts will be able to see some of the industry solutions that Tech Mahindra has developed on top of Google's products. For example end-to-end Supply Chain Visibility and Connected Healthcare. Malaysian customers can leverage the offerings from the CoE ranging from consulting, solution architecture, custom implementations and multi-technology integration.

Rohit Gandhi, Head – Asia Pacific, India, Middle East & Africa, Tech Mahindra (Enterprise) said, Tech Mahindra has further strengthened its presence in Malaysia with the inauguration of this CoE. This move will bring industry-specific solutions that enable enterprises to accelerate their transformation journey by leveraging best-in-class technologies. It marks a significant step strengthening our partnership with Google and our synergy brings unique offerings that bundles the future products and solutions for today’s businesses.

Kevin Akhurst, Director, Google for Work Asia Pacific said, "Tech Mahindra's new Centre for Excellence will give businesses a central place to see the kinds of technology solutions that can be developed for their business, and will train technology experts so they can share this knowledge and skills with more businesses across the Asia Pacific region."

Tech Mahindra is the first of the major Indian IT solutions companies to establish a presence in Malaysia. It has a 1,100+ seat facility in Malaysia, serving more than 20 regional and global customers, across various verticals including BFSI, Telecom, Retail & CPG, Manufacturing and Energy. The company was recently featured in Forbes Asia’s Fab 50 companies and won the Partner Appreciation Award from Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) in Malaysia.

About Tech Mahindra

Tech Mahindra is a specialist in digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering solutions. We are a USD 3.5 billion company with 98,000+ professionals across 51 countries. We provide services to 674 global customers including Fortune 500 companies. Our innovative platforms and reusable assets connect across a number of technologies to deliver tangible business value to all our stakeholders. Tech Mahindra is also amongst the Fab 50 companies in Asia as per the Forbes 2014 List.

We are part of the USD 16.5 billion Mahindra Group that employs more than 200,000 people in over 100 countries. Mahindra operates in the key industries that drive economic growth, enjoying a leadership position in tractorsutility vehiclesinformation technology, financial services  and vacation ownership.

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