Bangalore, Mar 11 : Wipro Ltd, a global information technology, consulting and business process services company, on Tuesday announced that it has been awarded with a ANSI/TIA 942 : 2014 Rated 3 design conformity certificate for its state-of-the-art data centers at Greater Noida-II and Pune.
This assessment was carried out by Enterprise Product Integration Pvt. Ltd (EPI), a global company offering an extensive range of data center infrastructure services including data center consultancy, audit, certification and training.
ANSI/TIA-942:2014 is a quality standard for data centers that represents worldwide consensus from industry leaders on data center design and build. TIA (Telecommunications Industry Association) is the leading trade association representing the global information and communications technology (ICT) industry.
Soumitro Ghosh, Chief Executive, Wipro Infotech said, “At Wipro, we have always invested in innovative management programmes that help us offer a high level of availability and reliability to our customers. Wipro chose the ratings based on ANSI/TIA-942 as it is an open public standard for rating levels, and allows transparency to our end-users by helping them understand Wipro’s commitment to ensure protection of the customer’s business. This, we believe will provide further impetus towards strengthening our foothold in the enterprise data services marketplace.”
Siddharth Jain, Managing Director, Enterprise Product Integration Pvt. Ltd (EPI), said, “TIA 942 is the first standard to specifically address all facilities aspects of data centers and provide assessment ratings. We have audited Wipro’s design of the data center against 2600 controls and design aspects aimed at providing a robust data center facility to its customers. We are happy that the designs for Wipro data centers at Pune and Greater Noida II sites have been certified by EPI for Level 3 Rating, which ensures the design is catered for providing data center services on a 24×7 basis which are concurrently maintainable.”