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IT Consulting


To enable success, TCS helps create strategies that transform enterprises by aligning IT strategy and priorities to their business objectives. We deliver practical advice and fast-performing solutions by leveraging our industry insight and unrivalled technology expertise.


Client Challenges

  • Using IT strategically to sustain competitive edge
  • Ensuring that IT priorities effectively support business strategy

What TCS Provides

TCS' IT Consulting services include the following:

Architecture and Technology

TCS guides businesses through the definition, deployment, and governance of their enterprise and domain architectures, while systematically analyzing change drivers to connect business requirements to adequate IT capabilities. Our holistic approach to IT Architecture encompasses multiple dimensions: business architecture, information architecture, application architecture, technical architecture, implementation architecture, and operations architecture. TCS’ Architecture and Technology services include:

  • Enterprise Architecture Consulting includes Enterprise Architecture Review and IT Roadmap Definition and Enterprise Architecture Deployment.
  • Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) includes SOA Assessment , SOA Strategy - Formulation and Planning , SOA Architecture Roadmap for transitioning to a Service-Oriented Enterprise (SOE), and SOA Value Measurement

Information Risk Management

TCS provides Information Risk Management services for all information security lifecycle management phases, including Assess, Architect, and Manage. We help enterprises create a risk-minimal organization by focusing on technology, new business models, regulatory compliance requirements, and environmental risks management. TCS' Information Risk Management services include:

  • Application and Network Security
  • Identity and Access Management
  • Compliance Audits and Management
  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
  • Security for web services and SOA
  • Security and Privacy Architecture Reviews and Risk mitigation controls
  • Managed Security Services (MSS)
  • Physical and Environmental Security

Infrastructure Services

Transform your enterprise by leveraging our core technology expertise and industry insight. TCS will help you design optimal infrastructures that support business and IT alignment while delivering lean cost-to-value investments. Services in this area are divided into the following categories:

  • Cost-Focused: TCO Assessment, Data Center consolidation Assessment, Asset Rationalization Assessment, Infrastructure Services, Out-sourcing Roadmap Definition
  • Risk-Focused: Sun-Setting Solution Architecture
  • SLA-Focused: High Availability Assessment, Business Continuity Plan (BCP) Assessment
  • Value-Focused: SOI Assessment, Virtualization Strategy Assessment, Archival Process Architecture, ILM Strategy
  • Change-Focused: Capacity / Resource Utilization Assessment, Network Infrastructure Design Assessment

IT Process and Service Management

TCS' IT Process and Service Management provides measurable business benefits by improving IT process maturity. Our expertise includes IT Development and Support process improvement, using Six Sigma rigor and agility in distributed development. We use a unique blend of process, technology, organizational capabilities, and people to deliver robust methodologies and consistent processes. Our services in this area include:

  • Gap Analysis and Appraisals
  • Systemic Model Based Process Improvements
  • Quantified Improvements using Six Sigma Rigor
  • Next Generation Software Methodology

IT Strategy and Governance

Using expertise and insight gained from engagements with global market leaders, TCS delivers result-oriented solutions to facilitate business IT alignment, value maximization, while making organizations compliant and secure. To ensure increased accountability, agility and improved business results, IT Strategy and Governance frameworks help organizations govern and manage priorities, people and processes and run IT like business. TCS’ services include:

  • StrategizeIT
  • GovernIT
  • SecureIT
  • MeasureIT
  • MaxIT

Master Data Management 

Quality data, consistent across the enterprise, can drive significant business benefits. From enabling intelligent business decisions to ensuring customer delight and regulatory compliance, it can positively impact your organization. Efficient processes and effective governance are critical to achieving this goal.

TCS offers Master Data Management strategies and solutions to give you the insight and tools to reap benefits through a single and consistent 360-degree view of data across your enterprise.

TCS' focused Master Data Management Solutions are supported by dedicated Centers of Excellence with a multidisciplinary resource pool. In coalition with best-in-class technology vendors and strategic alliance partners, our MDM Solution capabilities span:

  • Consulting
  • Data Strategy
  • Architecture
  • Implementation
  • Support

For more details, visit TCS' MDM Solutions

Performance Engineering Solutions

TCS' Performance Engineering services address systems performance management as part of the development, maintenance, and production lifecycle. Our holistic approach covers system resource consumption, applications bottlenecks, and user demand/workload. We establish the correlation between these key elements to identify bad performance root causes and define the necessary corrections. TCS' services include:

  • Requirements analysis
  • Architecture and design
  • Implementation
  • Testing
  • Monitoring and tuning the hardware for capacity over time

White Papers

Service Oriented Architecture - Creating an Enterprise Service Mosaic

The paper outlines the architecture principles and the approach for identifying services at different levels in an enterprise and realizing them using a standards-based approach for consistency and interoperability.

White Papers

SOA Governance: A Perspective

This paper attempts to look at well–established concepts of governance in public and corporate life that can be applied to achieve best SOA governance possible.


TCS' Master Data Management Solutions

Tata Consultancy Services' (TCS) Master Data Management (MDM) gives you the insight and tools to establish a single and consistent 360-degree view of quality data across your enterprise.

White Papers

Software Quality - Getting Right Metrics, Getting Metrics Right

How can we define metrics that remain anchored to business needs? This white paper discusses best practices around metrics, from its very definition to using it for continuous improvement.