Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has launched iON, integrated technology solutions for the small and medium-scale businesses, here.

V. Ramaswamy, Global Head of iON, told presspersons here on Wednesday that iON provided cloud-based business solutions on pay-per-use basis. The business solutions were related to human resource, finance, inventory, and Enterprise Resource Planning.

These were third generation services that were specifically developed for the small and medium businesses and were flexible. The solutions were currently available for manufacturing, textiles, education, retail, restaurants, wellness and professional services.

TCS had 95 partners in over 20 cities in the country for providing iON services. The company had customers in 29 cities and was expanding its network.

The company had a centralised help desk in Mumbai and hoped to have 1,000-plus customers by the end of 2011-2012. Over 235 customers had signed for iON so far. It had a strong customer base in Tamil Nadu.