Pegasystems and Wipro Expand Global Strategic Alliance

CAMBRIDGE, MA – May 4,
2010 –
Pegasystems Inc., (NASDAQ: PEGA), the
leader in Business Process Management (BPM) software solutions, and Wipro
Technologies
, the global IT
services business of Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT), today announced an expanded
global strategic alliance to provide industry-leading BPM solutions and
services to worldwide clients.   

The Pegasystems and
Wipro alliance will focus on developing agile and innovative business solutions
worldwide, across a varied range of industry verticals. These solutions help clients
improve customer retention through differentiated customer experience and
enable clients to achieve productivity improvements of 30-40%. Clients will benefit
from Wipro’s strong ability and significant depth of experience in architecting
and building BPM and rules-based solutions for over 12 years to a multitude of
customers. Wipro will leverage Pegasystems’ award-winning SmartBPM®
solution to deliver faster and more robust solutions to clients.

Pegasystems’ patented Build for Change® technology provides agile,
configurable business platforms. Through this, Wipro clients will be able to better
adapt to ever changing business needs. Pegasystems’ industry specific framework
solutions, a library of industry solution accelerators for rapid success in BPM
deployments, will complement BPM services from Wipro for the customer service,
financial services, insurance, and healthcare industries. 

Pegasystems and Wipro will provide full BPM
project management, including consulting and delivery resources, full training
and enablement, and support for establishing client BPM Centers of Excellence
(COEs).

K.R.Sanjiv,
Senior Vice President, BTS, Wipro Technologies:
                

“We are glad to take
our relationship with Pega to the next level. Wipro has always been focused on
delivering innovative and cost-effective solutions to our customers. This
alliance will help us achieve our vision by bringing together Pegasystems’
patented, industry-leading technology and frameworks with Wipro’s portfolio of
industry specific BPM services and market expertise. We see this as a great
opportunity to provide exceptional value to our customers.”

John
Barone, Managing Director, Global Strategic Alliances at Pegasystems:

“We are excited to
expand our strong working relationship with Wipro.  They are one of the leading global systems
integrators when it comes to experience in delivering BPM solutions. The
combination of their services expertise with Pegasystems’ industry-leading
solutions will deliver tremendous benefits to clients. Through this
relationship, we are jointly able to offer a full spectrum of BPM solutions and
services across a wide variety of industries, with the expertise to meet the
demands of today’s global businesses.”  

About
Wipro Ltd


Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT) provides comprehensive IT
solutions and services, including systems integration, information systems
outsourcing, IT enabled services, package implementation, software application
development and maintenance, and research and development services to
corporations globally. Wipro Limited is the first PCMM Level 5 and SEI CMM
Level 5 certified IT Services Company globally. In the Indian market, Wipro is
a leader in providing IT solutions and services for the corporate segment in India offering system integration, network integration,
software solutions and IT services. In the Asia Pacific and Middle
East markets, Wipro provides IT solutions and services for global corporations.
Wipro also has profitable presence in niche market segments of consumer
products and lighting. Wipro's ADSs are listed on the New York Stock Exchange,
and its equity shares are listed in India on
the Stock Exchange - Mumbai, and the National Stock Exchange.

About Pegasystems

Pegasystems (NASDAQ: PEGA) develops strategic applications for marketing, sales, service, and operations. Pega’s applications streamline critical business operations, connect enterprises to their customers seamlessly in real-time across channels, and adapt to meet rapidly changing requirements. Pega’s Global 3000 customers include many of the world’s most sophisticated and successful enterprises. Pega’s applications, available in the cloud or on-premises, are built on its unified Pega 7 platform, which uses visual tools to easily extend and change applications to meet clients’ strategic business needs. Pega’s clients report that Pega gives them the fastest time to value, extremely rapid deployment, efficient re-use, and global scale. For more information, please visit us at www.pega.com.

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