The Infosys Innovation Network (IIN) is a well-orchestrated partnership between select startups and Infosys to provide innovative services to our clients. The IIN program aims to create lighthouse wins for clients to experiment and implement art-of-the-possible. Infosys de-risks client adoption of technology products & solutions by carefully curating these startups, finding the right fit and implementing early pilots.

Technology innovation is a prerequisite to solve various business challenges. To address this, clients need to adopt a systematic & purposeful program to identify the most suitable startups. Through Listening Post-As-a-Service, Infosys aids enterprises to spot creative, niche, differentiated, emerging technology startups. By leveraging these solutions & products, businesses can take the lead in industry innovation and stay ahead.

How is Infosys delivering value to customers through Startup Collaboration?


Our ability to orchestrate several startups across emerging technologies like AI, Cybersecurity, Automation, Data Management, AR/ VR, Blockchain and IOT is helping us address innovation needs across client priority areas.

We partner with both early and mid-stage startups that align with Horizon 3 Technologies, and through our graduation framework are able to provide clients with a niche curated set of startups to address key business challenges. We also leverage our partner ecosystem comprising of universities, VCs, incubators & government bodies to aid our clients in effectively identifying the right startups.


Challenges & Solutions

By leveraging our Global Innovation Ecosystem of universities, VCs, incubators & government bodies, IIN identifies niche startups from across the globe. These startups are Infosys-scaled, certified & enterprise-ready to meet the organizational need, and provide clients with the means to consume a continuous stream of new ideas, technology and offerings.

Listening Post-As-a-Service provides clients with key technological trends, innovative startups, and assessment frameworks for their business specific problems/opportunities. It brings together the holistic capabilities of trends research, emerging tech incubation, startups & university networks, and our understanding of client businesses to provide startup recommendations.

By working with clients to build associated IPs & Services around startup products, implementing solutions, rolling it out, and further providing ongoing support to the client, Infosys de-risks working with startups.