Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), the leading IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, has been named the Official IT Consulting Company sponsor for the flagship NYC Half 2013, owned and operated by New York Road Runners (NYRR), on Sunday, March 17, 2013. This is the fourth consecutive year that TCS has sponsored major US road races, including the Boston, ING New York City and Bank of America Chicago marathons.
TCS and New York Road Runners will introduce the ‘NYC Half 2013 Mobile App Powered by TCS’. Successfully deployed at the Chicago, Mumbai, Bangalore and Amsterdam marathons, also sponsored by TCS, the customized mobile app provides a range of exciting, race-specific features for runners as well as enthusiasts who want to keep track of the event, including race results, an interactive course map and a race calendar with details of local attractions, elite athlete information, as well as event communications and alerts.
Besides, in sponsoring these events and in keeping with TCS’ commitment to corporate sustainability, TCS will engage with runners, friends and family, and the broader community to share the company’s commitment to health and fitness. Specifically, TCS has partnered with the American Heart Association to raise awareness and funds to help combat heart disease and stroke.
Tata Consultancy Services is an IT services, consulting 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, BPO, infrastructure, engineering and assurance services.