Danish Railways (DSB) choses TCS as Strategic Technology Partner for digitization of operations
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, has been chosen by the Danish Rail operator DSB, which is one of the leading rail operators in Nordics, as new Strategic Technology Partner of choice. The agreement with TCS marks a key milestone in DSB's ambitious digitalization journey and transformation to drive growth in its core business through agile and digital operations.
As part of the agreement, TCS will enable digital transformation for DSB through its proven Machine First Delivery ModelTM(MFDM) which is powered by the TCS enterprise cognitive automation software: ignio™. TCS will provide Hybrid Cloud transformation through a combination of TCS Enterprise Cloud and Public Cloud management, thereby accelerating the DevOps adoption for DSB. Furthermore, TCS will transform the Network Operations through Software Defined Networking, and provide Security Operations and S4 Hana Platform-as-a-Service.
The technologies will bring improved stability to DSB’s operations, enabling agility in the core business with faster time-to-market, better transparency and control.
Ruchikar Dalela, Country Manager for TCS Denmark, is looking forward to accelerating DSB’s Digitalization journey: “I am proud that DSB, which is one of the leading rail operators in Nordics, has chosen TCS as a strategic technology partner. We are looking forward to supporting its transformation in which technology will enable nimbleness and agility in DSB’s operations. MFDM will streamline, scale-up and de-risk the back-office operations and help accelerate the DSB Digitalization journey that will enhance the customer experience and drive future growth. “
Summarized, the services included in the contract isIT infrastructure services within Datacenter, SAP, Network/SDN and Cloud, which include Cross Functional and IT Security services.
The Machine First Delivery Model™ by TCS allows technology the first right of refusal to sense, understand, decide, and act in a robust networked environment equipped with analytics and AI, with the learning platform enabling superior quality information across the enterprise in real time.
ignio™ is an award-winning artificial intelligence (AI) solution by TCS that enables predicting and preventing problems. It is designed for rapid business benefit, with a unique pre-built knowledge base for Enterprise IT Operations which can execute many routine tasks on its own. Complete automation workflows can be built without the need for static programming or scripting. As a result, IT Operations staff can devote more time to innovation and transformation. Currently, ignio has over 140 customers across Global-2000 companies, distributed across the retail, manufacturing, telecom and banking & financial services sectors.
DSB (Danish State Railway) is an independent public corporation owned by the Danish Ministry of Transport. DSB’s goal is to offer attractive journeys by train to customers. Annually, DSB has more than 195 million passengers and employs approximately 7,400 people.
About Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (TCS)
Tata Consultancy Services is an IT services, consulting and business solutions organization that has been partnering with many of the world’s largest businesses in their transformation journeys for the last fifty years. TCS offers a consulting-led, cognitive powered, integrated portfolio of business, technology and engineering services and solutions. This is delivered through its unique Location Independent Agile delivery model, recognized as a benchmark of excellence in software development.
A part of the Tata group, India's largest multinational business group, TCS has over 450,000 of the world’s best-trained consultants in 46 countries. The company generated consolidated revenues of US $20.9 billion in the fiscal year ended March 31, 2019 and is listed on the BSE (formerly Bombay Stock Exchange) and the NSE (National Stock Exchange) in India. TCS' proactive stance on climate change and award-winning work with communities across the world have earned it a place in leading sustainability indices such as the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), MSCI Global Sustainability Index and the FTSE4Good Emerging Index. For more information, visit us at www.tcs.com.