October 25, 2020


LTI Launches Canvas, a Modern Software Engineering Platform for Remote & Hybrid Workforce of Future.

Larsen & Toubro Infotech (BSE code: 540005, NSE: LTI) is a globally known company for technology consultation and digital solutions. It launched LTI Canvas. LTI Canvas is a modernized integrated software engineering platform which will mainly address the critical need of enabling work from anywhere. It has various processes, tools and methodologies to bring out better technology and business outcomes in a distributed environment.

LTI Canvas will not only help organizations to improve their effectiveness  but will also improve their ability for innovations in remote or hybrid environment.  The platform has numerous Microsoft-based technologies and LTI solutions which will aid the IT professionals placed in different industries to  collaborate easily and thus will increase the productivity. It uses micro-services architecture and different Microsoft platforms like Azure and Microsoft 365 including Teams and many more. LTI Canvas helps in easy streamlining of processes like software development, support, transition, knowledge management, infrastructure management, and information security. It has other capabilities based on Cloud, Agile, DevOps and Design Thinking leveraging AI/ML and analytics.

Nachiket Deshpande, COO & Executive Board Member, LTI said that the pandemic has changed the entire structure of business forcing enterprises to rethink and redefine their policies for business continuity and employee productivity.  LTI Canvas an integrated platform allows the software engineers to work remotely. It also enables various upstream processes like solutioning, requirement workshops and transitions that can be carried out remotely in a seamless manner.

Meetul Patel, Executive Director, Strategic Growth, Microsoft India, said that they are inspired by their customers and partners who are moving towards digital transformation and using digital tools to navigate in the emerging environment. Microsoft Azure and other such advanced technologies will help in secured acceleration of the technical intensity across different organizations thus enabling innovations. He further expressed that they are highly pleased to have partnered with LTI on LTI Canvas which is a unique solution to achieve the best outcomes in the current remote working scenario.

 LTI Canvas uses a five layer concept.  Each has a specific set of tools, governance and outcomes. The first layer is mainly to address the core requirement to be ‘Operational from Home’. It also enables a seamless and efficient remote working for the employees. The next layer provides secured connectivity. The third layer helps in staying engaged and also provides active collaboration with a remote workforce. The fourth layer helps achieve  better output levels and to be ‘Productive from Home’. The final layer enables ‘Growth from Home’  both at personal and organizational level.