As a leading provider of geoprediction software and services, Ikon Science announced a collaboration with Wipro Limited, a global leader in information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services. The partnership will enable companies to accelerate their digital transformation, regardless of whether they rely on legacy databases or not, by using Curate, a scalable, cloud-based subsurface knowledge management solution.

Dr. Denis Saussus, Chief Executive Officer of Ikon Science, said, “Geoscience teams can derive immediate value from our strategic partnership with Wipro to realize true digital transformation. Combining Curate with Wipro’s ecosystem of technology partners and industry solutions will democratize data for Wipro’s clients, promoting greater usability, competitive advantage, greater efficiencies, and ROI.”

Complexity and siloed data create problems for end-users when undertaking digital transformation initiatives. In this partnership, Ikon Science and Wipro use Curate as the centerpiece of a comprehensive and scalable digital transformation solution.

Sidharth Mishra, Vice President and Global Lead for Energy Domain and Consulting Services, Wipro Limited, said, “We look forward to helping energy companies unleash the potential of data analytics and unlock value from their legacy digital assets through cloud migration. Ikon’s cloud-ready Curate platform is a powerful strategic fit with Wipro’s established upstream services capability.”

With Curate, energy companies can leverage and contextualize disparate existing data from a variety of sources using the best-of-breed technology, user knowledge management, and geopredictive applications. Businesses can achieve superior data democratization and gain business insights that lead to faster and more accurate decision-making with Curate. Through the innovative platform, companies can accelerate exploration, reduce portfolio risk, and optimize production activities, increasing results while conserving capital and resources for a stronger bottom line.

Through Wipro’s expertise across the energy value chain and strong capabilities in new and emerging technologies, businesses can accelerate their digital transformation and cloud migration initiatives. Wipro will utilize Curate as one of its technology solutions to migrate legacy data to cloud-based platforms, such as OSDU ™ and other industry-specific repositories. As a leading deployment and operationalization partner for the OSDU ™ data platform, Wipro has contributed significantly to the OSDU ™ community.