Tata Consultancy Services Launches Innovation Hub in the Netherlands
TCS Pace Port Amsterdam is aimed at boosting sustainable IT & tech development in Europe
Tata Consultancy Services, a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization based in India, has launched TCS Pace Port Amsterdam, a co-innovation and advanced research center designed to help customers successfully navigate their business growth and transformation journeys.
TCS Pace Port Amsterdam will serve as a hub for TCS teams to co-innovate with European customers, guiding them through the discovery, definition, refinement and delivery phases of innovation. Working in the Dutch IT & Tech sector, TCS will bring together an ecosystem of partners from academia, government institutions, start-ups and technology providers to deliver its services.
TCS enables business innovation
The center will also provide rapid prototyping capabilities with a clear focus on building greater futures by finding and creating sustainable solutions.
“Our new Pace Port at Amsterdam will serve as a European innovation hub that helps our clients build long-term sustainability, which is a core driver of purposeful business,” said Sapthagiri Chapalapalli, Head, TCS Europe. “TCS believes that collaborative innovation, harnessing the collective knowledge of an ecosystem of partners can help companies realize their purpose and build a greater future.”
TCS Pace Port Amsterdam is the third co-innovation center by TCS, after New York and Tokyo, in a global network of physical-digital innovation hubs that bring to life the TCS Pace philosophy of unifying the best of TCS’ innovation assets, capabilities and practices to build meaningful and accelerated outcomes. The TCS Pace Innovation Architecture provides a structured framework for companies to ideate better, work on creative solutions faster, and focus their efforts on real, purpose-driven business needs.
“Pace Port Amsterdam is the next step in our continued effort to help our clients innovate at speed and scale,” said K Ananth Krishnan, CTO, TCS. “Developing digital capabilities at an accelerated pace empower companies to and help their businesses stay ahead on the digital curve.”
Contributing to a greener, more sustainable Europe
“As part of the European Commission, our aim for the Green New Deal is to create a comprehensive, ambitious plan for a green future driven by technology,” said Diederik Samsom, Head of Cabinet for European Green Deal & Executive VP, European Commission Frans Timmermans. “That is why I welcome initiatives like TCS PACE that can bring together digital capabilities, an innovative mindset and collaborative ecosystems to help European businesses work together to build a greener, more sustainable Europe.”
Tata Consultancy Services in the Netherlands
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 over 50 years. TCS has been active in the Netherlands since 1992 and currently employs 3,000 people at its Amsterdam offices.7 June 2021