Wipro Limited , a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced the launch of its Industrial Internet of Things (lloT) Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Kechi, India.
The CoE marks Wipro’s commitment to developing innovative lloT solutions that span across the technology stack for its customers in the industrial manufacturing, automotive, healthcare and pharmaceutical, consumer products and goods, and utilities space. Leveraging artificial intelligence, blockchain and robotics, the lab will develop Proofs of Concept (POCs) and
market-ready loT solutions in an iterative agile development model.
Separately, Wipro hosted a two-day hackathon on Industrial loT from March 12 to March13 at its Kechi development centre, which saw active participation from leading engineering colleges in Kerala. Wipro will extend pre-placement offers to the winning participants in the final year of their engineering degree course while those in the penultimate year of their degree program will receive internship opportunities. The new hires will join Wipro’s lloT research and development team in Kochi.