Capgemini Expands Hybrid Cloud Services with Virtustream

Grazed from TalkinCloud. Author: Chris Talbot.

Capgemini, the global consulting, technology and outsourcing services provider, is expanding its cloud portfolio by becoming a Virtustream partner. By partnering with the IaaS vendor, Capgemini is expecting to expand its hybrid and private cloud solutions for its customers.

This announcement follows less than two months after Capgemini's rollout of a Big Data analytics offering on Amazon (AMZN) Web Services. In the last couple of years or so, Capgemini has also partnered with Microsoft (MSFT) Windows Azure. Although those announcements focused on the public cloud sector, the Virtustream partnership is intended to build out the consulting firm's hybrid—and to a lesser extent, private—cloud solutions...

Through the partnership, Capgemini will offer its customers Virtustream's xStream offering within North America. The Virtustream cloud management software was designed to help enterprises cost-effectively run mission-critical and productions apps in private and hybrid cloud environments with performance-level SLAs and consumption-based pricing...

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