The report recognizes Infosys for its significant scale in analytics, execution excellence across service areas, and responsiveness to clients.
The HfS Enterprise Analytics Blueprint Report acknowledges Infosys for its:
• Integrated business intelligence (BI) and analytics practice with end-to-end capabilities across traditional BI technologies. These include strategic insights, supplier platform / IP-driven analytics, and operational reporting services;
• Deep vertical specialization and customized analytics offerings for industries like financial services, retail, and consumer packaged goods;
• Robust capabilities to help clients drive enterprise-wide analytics strategy and implement best practices around functional areas such as marketing and consumer engagement;
• Ability to tap emerging technologies such as mobility, cloud, and social media to meet the analytics needs of its clients;
• Strong client partnerships, marked by flexibility around client needs and solution support beyond contractual obligations.
Reetika Joshi, Research Director, BPO and Analytics Strategies, HfS Research:
"Infosys has developed a tightly coupled BI and analytics practice to cater to a wide array of global clients. It particularly stands out for client relationship management and proactivity with emerging technologies. The company demonstrates a strong ability to leverage external drivers such as social and mobility to increase value for its clients. Infosys has also made great strides in vertical specialization and industry-unique analytics offerings. This will help them gain mindshare with clients to tackle core industry challenges and opportunities by leveraging the use of data."
Chandrashekar Kakal, Senior Vice President and Head of Global Delivery, Infosys:
"There is a massive explosion of data, both in quantity and variety of sources. Enterprises are looking to gain rapid insights from such data to accelerate business decisions. Infosys is at the forefront, helping clients drive tangible business outcomes using our world-class BI and analytics solutions. Driving this is our rich industry experience and investments in next-generation technologies."
Infosys (infosys.com) is a global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing solutions. We enable clients, in more than 30 countries, to stay a step ahead of emerging business trends and outperform the competition. We help them transform and thrive in a changing world by co-creating breakthrough solutions that combine strategic insights and execution excellence.
Certain statements in this release concerning our future growth prospects are forward-looking statements, which involve a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in such forward-looking statements. The risks and uncertainties relating to these statements include, but are not limited to, risks and uncertainties regarding fluctuations in earnings, fluctuations in foreign exchange rates, our ability to manage growth, intense competition in IT services including those factors which may affect our cost advantage, wage increases in India, our ability to attract and retain highly skilled professionals, time and cost overruns on fixed-price, fixed-time frame contracts, client concentration, restrictions on immigration, industry segment concentration, our ability to manage our international operations, reduced demand for technology in our key focus areas, disruptions in telecommunication networks or system failures, our ability to successfully complete and integrate potential acquisitions, liability for damages on our service contracts, the success of the companies in which Infosys has made strategic investments, withdrawal or expiration of governmental fiscal incentives, political instability and regional conflicts, legal restrictions on raising capital or acquiring companies outside India, and unauthorized use of our intellectual property and general economic conditions affecting our industry. Additional risks that could affect our future operating results are more fully described in our United States Securities and Exchange Commission filings including our Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2013 and on Form 6-K for the quarter ended Sept 30, 2013. These filings are available at sec.gov. Infosys may, from time to time, make additional written and oral forward-looking statements, including statements contained in the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission and our reports to shareholders. The company does not undertake to update any forward-looking statements that may be made from time to time by or on behalf of the company unless it is required by law.
Cristin Balog - Infosys, Australia
P: +61(3) 9860 2277 - E: Cristin_Balog[.]infosys.com.
Paul de Lara - Infosys, UK
P: +44(0)20 7516 2748 - E: Paul_deLara[.]infosys.com.
Ken Montgomery - GolinHarris, USA
P: +1 415-318-4399 - E: kmontgomery[.]golinharris.com.