Bangalore based Indian global IT services company has launched first of its corporate iPhone app known as the Wipro Buzz. The app is available free of charge at the Apple’s iTunes store.

The new app allows the user to access, articles by Wipro’s leaders, press releases, white papers and the news and events from its global centres spread across 54 countries. Suchira Iyer, the Chief Marketing officer, IT business, Wipro said, “Wipro Buzz will not only keep our customers up to date with Wipro’s thought leadership but will also help better integration of our increasingly mobile sales and marketing teams. Today, users demand access to information on the go to do their business better and take quicker informed decisions. Wipro understands this need”.

With the growing popularity of social networking sites, the app is also integrated with social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, which enables the user to share, distribute and promote the content seamlessly. Another feature of the app is its built-in mapping feature and a digital pedometer to help the runners keep a track of their training programme.

Wipro is considered as the second largest IT services company in terms of turnover in India and employs about 135,920 people across the globe as of March 2012.