Business Challenge

Godrej Group wanted to consolidate IT Infrastructure and enterprise applications to support expanding diverse businesses.


IBM engaged with Godrej to design, build and manage a private VMware cloud foundation.

Business Benefits


reduction in TCO across all businesses


increase in disaster recovery coverage


security incidents driven by enhanced security posture

Business challenge story

Consolidating disparate IT landscape

Godrej Group was on the path of rapid growth expansion of consumer goods, retail, real estate and chemical businesses. Rapid growth and geographical spread led to a complex IT Infrastructure & Application Service delivery model. Godrej Group was looking for help to consolidate IT Infrastructure and enterprise applications. Godrej needed a partner to help them  sail through the Cloud journey.

We needed a partner with futuristic technology outlook, that will sail us through the Cloud journey. IBM helped us accelerate our hybrid cloud journey

Milind Korgaonkar, Head - IT India and SAARC, Godrej Consumer Products Ltd

Transformation Story

Transition to a hybrid multicloud infrastructure

The private cloud infrastructure will pave the way for a hybrid cloud model, as Godrej orchestrates the workload between public and private cloud. IBM also manages the private cloud environment and supports a data backup process and a disaster recovery strategy.

We needed to migrate out enterprise workloads to a true multicloud environment

Satyavrat Mishra, Associate Vice President - Corporate IT, Godrej Group

Results Story


The private cloud infrastructure will enable reduction in TCO, increase in disaster recovery coverage and enhance security posture.

About Godrej Group

Godrej Group is an Indian conglomerate headquartered in Mumbai, with significant interests in consumer products, real estate, agriculture and gourmet retail through subsidiaries and associate companies, across 18 countries.

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