Infosys signs digitization deal with battery maker Envision AESC

Infosys signs digitization deal with battery maker Envision AESC
To assist in the creation of a cloud-based platform to digitise and automate manual operations at the latter's electric vehicle (EV) battery manufacturing plants, IT services provider Infosys has partnered with battery technology company Envision AESC.
The Bengaluru-based company did not disclose the size or the tenure of the deal.
In the long-term, the cloud-based platform developed is aimed at improving productivity and simplifying quality monitoring through data-driven reporting and analytics tools, according to a statement.
“As e-mobility continues to transform the automotive landscape, building a strong digital core in cloud is a business imperative. We are delighted that in collaboration with Infosys, Envision AESC will be taking a cloud-first approach to digitize operations in its EV battery manufacturing plants, said Jasmeet Singh, executive vice president and global head of manufacturing at Infosys.
The platform will bring about scalable and predictable performance of business applications across geographies.
The platform, co-developed by Infosys and Envision AESC, leverages AWS Cloud components of Infosys Cobalt.
“At Envision AESC, we believe that advancements in battery technology will propel the EV revolution to newer heights. The manufacturing processes of our breakthrough batteries need a robust digital foundation to accelerate the speed and scale of innovation,” said Brian Sullivan, executive vice president of global manufacturing and supply chain at Envision AESC.