The center will play a major role in digital transformation journey of thyssenkrupp by serving as a partner and in supporting digitalisation projects for business areas of the group
German multinational thyssenkrupp announced that it has launched a technology center – Technology Center Analytics and Software Engineering (TCASE) – in the Indian city of Pune, with the aim to establish the country as a knowledge hub for the company globally.
The technology center will be focused on offering high-end research and development (R&D) services in the fields of Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI), software engineering and data analytics.
Cooperation across technology boundaries
Commenting on the development, Reinhold Achatz, Chief Technology Officer, thyssenkrupp AG, said, “Our company is going through a journey of digital transformation. I believe the technology center at Pune will raise the overall digital quotient of thyssenkrupp through its thriving ecosystem of talented engineers, repute universities and emerging start-up base.”
Ravi Kirpalani, Chief Executive Officer, thyssenkrupp India, asserted, “Cooperation across traditional and technology boundaries is becoming increasingly important, and we believe with our diverse technology base we are well positioned to capitalise on it.”
To drive digital transformation
“TCASE will form the cornerstone of our strategy to drive digital transformation for thyssenkrupp in the country and establish India as a knowledge hub for the Group,” Kirpalani added.
Rohit Gupta, who has been appointed as Head of the Center, said, “I am confident that our strong engineering tradition combined with our technological capability and dynamic team will help us meet the digitalisation needs of the group and establish TCASE as a provider of smart products and solutions in engineering and digital domains.”
TCASE will play a major role in digital transformation journey of thyssenkrupp by serving as a partner and in supporting digitalisation projects for business areas of the group worldwide.