Wipro, Qatar Airways team up to launch solutions for aviation industry
PTI|Aug 29, 2013, 06.15PM IST

BANGALORE: IT major Wipro in partnership with Qatar Airways announced the launch of a range of information technology products for the aviation industry.

In September 2012, Wipro entered into a partnership with Qatar Airways to research and develop the portfolio.

The aviation IT product portfolio comprises two categories of solutions: enterprise and mobility solutions, the Bangalore-based company said in a release.

Enterprise solutions include products for crew management, route profitability analysis, loyalty management, in-flight catering, aircraft maintenance planning and crisis management; while mobility solutions include products for pilots, cabin crew and flight dispatchers.

The company said extensive product portfolio aims to address critical airline business functions, which have a direct bearing on service quality, operational efficiency and strategic decision making.

"We believe that this portfolio of products will transform the Airline industry and help them do business better," Anand Sankaran Senior Vice President & Business Head - Wipro Infotech and Global Infrastructure Services said.

Stating that these solutions have played a key role in enhancing customer service & operational efficiency of Qatar Airways, Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker said, "Now these already proven solutions can be brought to market and deployed in a variety of means such as licensing or Software as a Service."