HCL Partners with Google Cloud to Launch Innovative Healthcare & Life Sciences Solutions

PUBLISHED DATE: Oct 11, 2021

NOIDA, INDIA, Oct. 11, 2021 — HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, has expanded its strategic partnership with Google Cloud to jointly launch healthcare and life sciences solutions for customers. This partnership will deliver the best of HCL and Google Cloud’s deep health care and life sciences domain capabilities and investments through co-innovation and address the shifts in the industry.

HCL will establish a joint center of excellence (CoE) for Google Cloud with industry subject matter experts and Google Cloud-certified ideapreneurs to deliver solutions for payer, provider, medtech and biopharma customers. HCL’s Google Cloud Native Labs will help accelerate these solutions with Google Cloud support, which is positioned to deliver solutions through its native data and AI offerings and its security capabilities across the healthcare and life sciences value chain.

HCL’s CoE will develop solutions that address critical industry issues, such as interoperability, data

governance and security, while delivering a superior customer experience.

“As the healthcare and life sciences industry continues to digitally transform, there is a growing need for solutions that are cloud-native, secure and support innovation,” said Kevin Ichhpurani, corporate vice president, Partner Ecosystem, Google Cloud. “We are pleased to expand our partnership with HCL to provide our customers with solutions that will help throughout their cloud transformations.”

“We’re excited to see our partnership with HCL grow within the healthcare and life sciences industry as we continue to build solutions that will help organizations digitally transform the processes and experiences of their customers, physicians and patients,” said Joe Miles, managing director, Cloud Healthcare & Life Sciences Google Cloud. “Customers can leverage HCL’s strong healthcare and life sciences industry expertise and their investments in the center of excellence for Google Cloud to support their growth and innovation objectives.”

“We partnered with Google Cloud for this key initiative because it will enable our experts at HCL to incorporate decades of domain expertise to deliver cutting-edge, cloud-native solutions to the market,” said Shrikanth Shetty, corporate vice president, HCL Technologies. “The partnership will help improve the patient and employee experiences and use data to drive insights in areas like claims management and servitization.”

“HCL and Google Cloud’s ecosystem is focused on helping our customers innovate by leveraging the power of Google Cloud,” said Sanjay Singh, senior vice president and Global Head, HCL Google Ecosystem, HCL Technologies. “We will leverage our Google Cloud Native Labs to deliver rapid MVPs and solutions that will accelerate our healthcare and life sciences customers’ digital transformations.”

For more information on the HCL and Google Cloud partnership, visit https://www.hcltech.com/cloud/google-cloud

About HCL Technologies

HCL Technologies (HCL) empowers global enterprises with technology for the next decade, today. HCL’s Mode 1-2-3 strategy, based on its deep-domain industry expertise, client-centricity and entrepreneurial culture of Ideapreneurship™, enables businesses to transform into next-gen enterprises.

HCL offers its services and products through three business units: IT and Business Services (ITBS), Engineering and R&D Services (ERS) and Products & Platforms (P&P). ITBS enables global enterprises to transform their businesses through offerings in the areas of applications, infrastructure, digital process operations and next-generation digital transformation solutions. ERS offers engineering services and solutions in all aspects of product development and platform engineering. P&P provides modernized software products to global clients for their technology and industry-specific requirements. Through its cutting-edge co-innovation labs, global delivery capabilities and broad global network, HCL delivers holistic services in various industry verticals, including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Technology and Services, Telecom and Media, Retail and CPG, Life Sciences and Healthcare, and Public Services.

As a leading global technology company, HCL takes pride in its diversity, social responsibility, sustainability, and education initiatives. For the 12 months ended June 30, 2021, HCL had consolidated revenue of $10.54 billion. Its more than 175,000 Ideapreneurs operate out of 50 countries.

For more information, visit www.hcltech.com 

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For further details, please contact:

HCL Technologies

Meenakshi Benjwal, Americas

meenakshi.benjwal@hcl.com

Dipshikha Bhattacharyya, EMEA

dipshikha.bhatt@hcl.com

Devneeta Pahuja, India and APAC

devneeta.p@hcl.com

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