Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has announced a new collaboration with Intel Corporation to build a future-ready reference architecture for the Internet of Things, Cloud, network, 5G, AI, and data center infrastructure management, helping to meet the rapidly evolving digital transformation requirements of global markets.
The collaboration will enable the development of solutions based on Intel’s technologies such as Intel Xeon Processors, 7th-Gen Intel Core processors, Intel Optane SSDs, Intel Xeon Phi processors, and Intel Omni-Path Technology, as well as Intel solutions including Intel Rack Scale Design, network function virtualization, and artificial intelligence. Coupled with TCS’ full services digital expertise, the collaboration will deliver business value by advancing customers’ data centers and end-to-end IoT solutions, such as edge devices, operating systems, storage, analytics, end-point devices, and networking infrastructure investments.
TCS and Intel are also investing in Centers of Excellence in the US and India, which will be the hubs for next-generation datacenter technologies, IoT, and cloud-ready network architectures to support customers. The COEs will address industry-specific challenges in IoT to optimize costs, improve productivity, and increase customers’ revenue. In addition, TCS and Intel will design cloud-ready network architectures to help businesses build agile and cost-effective infrastructure through software-defined networking, software-defined infrastructure, and NFV.
The combined abilities and deep expertise of TCS and Intel are expected to provide high-value offerings and data center solutions that improve performance, speed, reliability, and flexibility that meet the demands of data-intense applications and support next-generation business models.