Broadcom, HCL Tech in global preferred services pact

Global technology firm Broadcom Inc on Monday announced a global preferred services partnership pact with Indian IT services company HCL Technologies.

"Effective immediately, HCL becomes the preferred services partner for Broadcom's enterprise software products (part of former CA Technologies) and will provide professional services, education and training services," HCL said in a statement.

As part of the alliance announced on Monday, Broadcom clients will have access to HCL's technological expertise across consulting, implementation, upgrade and support services.

Besides, majority of Broadcom's professional services personnel with expertise in Agile, CyberSecurity will transition to HCL, while Broadcom's mainframe and US public sector professional services group will continue to operate as it is, outside of the agreement, the statement added.

(with news agency inputs)