Wipro Limited (ADR)(NYSE:WIT) a major international information technology, business process services and consulting company and Ramot, which is the Business Engagement Center at TAU, reported a deal for joint research in developing technologies.

TAU marks as Israel’s leading institution of higher learning which is base to more than 30,000 students studying in 9 faculties, more than 125 schools and departments in the different segments including engineering, humanities, arts and sciences. This association envisages the development of joint research proficiency at TAU, supported by Wipro to perform applied and core research in fast emerging technologies in the AI space.

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K.R. Sanjiv, the Chief Technology Officer of Wipro, said that the company has a remarkable practice of investing in innovation, and partnership with academia for advanced R&D is a major element of their innovation plans. They are thrilled to associate with TAU to jointly advance unique IP in core AI know-how that will help them establish differentiated and advanced services and solutions for their consumers.

Oren Calfon of Ramot expressed that Tel Aviv University is interested to associate with leading Indian multinational firms for research and innovation. Wipro seems a great fit with TAU’s segments of excellence including, but not confined to, Deep Learning, Sparse Representation techniques and Machine Learning, towards advancing advanced platform solutions. The company look forward to advancing the association between their organizations in the imminent years.

Founded in 1956, TAU is located in Israel’s financial, industrial and cultural center. Rooted in both corporate and academic segments, Ramot is uniquely positioned to nurture the special associations between these two captivating worlds, creating win-win networks that support fertile, revolutionary research while providing firms with discoveries that provide them a major competitive edge. At the same time, Wipro is a major international information technology, business process and consulting services firm.

They harness the power of robotics, cloud, analytics, emerging technologies, cognitive computing and hyper-automation to help their customers adapt to the digital world and turn them successful. A firm recognized internationally for its strong commitment to sustainability, good corporate citizenship and comprehensive portfolio of services, they have a committed workforce of more than 170,000, serving customers across six continents.