Tata Consultancy Services is a multinational IT service, business solutions and consulting company which is head quartered in Mumbai.
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It has its operations in 46 countries. It operates as a subsidiary of TATA group. It is listed on both Bombay Stock Exchange and the National Stock Exchange. It was founded in 1968 by J. R. D Tata and its present CEO is Natarajan Chandrasekaran. TCS became a listed company in 2004. In 2006, it designed an ERP system for IRCTC. In 2015, it ended RIL’s 23 year long run as the most profitable firm in India. TCS provides a wide range of IT products and services. It well known software products are TCS MasterCraft and TCS BaNCS. Main service lines in which TCS operates are Software application development and its maintenance, business process outsourcing, consulting, assurance services and IT infrastructure services. IT has operations in 46 countries and operates 230 offices. TCS established Tata research and design centre in Pune in the year 1981, a first of its kind in India. It does research in process engineering, software engineering and systems research. In 2007, it launched innovation labs and it has partnerships with IITs, MIT, and Stanford etc. TCS is a sponsor of IPL team Rajasthan Royals.