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Element Fleet Management Leverages TCS to Create ‘Next-Gen’ Xcelerate Fleet Management System

TORONTO | MUMBAI, July 26, 2017: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS) a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, today announced that Element Fleet Management has leveraged TCS’ experience in Digital ReimaginationTM to deliver Xcelerate™, Element’s next-generation fleet management system, for its 2,800+ customers in the United States, Canada and Mexico.

“We are harnessing technology to help make our customers’ fleets safer, smarter and more productive,” said Kristi Webb, president and CEO, Element Fleet Management North America. “Our strategic partnership with Tata Consultancy Services furthers Element’s commitment to providing customers with a best-in-class user experience.” 

Element’s vision for the Xcelerate customer portal is to make fleet management simpler and more scalable, with on-demand access to advanced fleet analytics. The Xcelerate customer portal lets fleet operators effectively manage vehicle ordering, inventory, operational efficiency, and fleet total cost of ownership using advanced analytics. The Xcelerate for Drivers mobile application is a platform for driver services, making it easy to capture trip details, log personal mileage, connect with Element customer support, schedule with key maintenance service providers, and more.

To create a best-in-class user experience, Element brought members of its Customer Advisory Board to the TCS Santa Clara, CA, Digital Studio, where they collaborated with TCS user experience (UX) experts who specialize in emerging techniques in the design and development of usable human-computer interaction.

“TCS’ design based thinking and digital expertise has helped Element develop Xcelerate into a leading platform in the fleet management industry,” said Anupam Singhal, senior vice president, TCS. “This partnership is a great example of how companies can collaborate with TCS to deliver true value to customers.”

About Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (TCS)

Tata Consultancy Services is an IT servicesconsulting and business solutions organization that delivers real results to global business, ensuring a level of certainty no other firm can match. TCS offers a consulting-led, integrated portfolio of IT, BPS, infrastructure, engineering and assurance services. This is delivered through its unique Global Network Delivery Model™ (GNDM), recognized as the benchmark of excellence in software development. A part of the Tata group, India’s largest industrial conglomerate, TCS has over 387,000 of the world’s best-trained consultants in 46 countries. The company generated consolidated revenues of US $17.58 billion for year ended March 31, 2017 and is listed on the BSE (formerly Bombay Stock Exchange) and the NSE (National Stock Exchange) in India. For more information, visit us at www.tcs.com.

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