This award specifically recognises how Capgemini has leveraged HP’s technology to drive innovation in its solution delivery in the utilities industry. Capgemini has worked with HP to design the HP IT Infrastructure and software required to support its Smart Metering program and applications. The Smart Metering solution has positively impacted customers’ business models by reducing operating costs of meter management and client outage response as well as by providing detailed information for day-to-day energy demand.

Karthik Ranganathan, Capgemini HP Global Partner Executive said: “We are delighted to receive this award which recognises our joint efforts and successful implementation of innovative solutions. Together with HP we help our clients transform their business and IT landscapes while capitalising on new and disruptive technology trends in today’s competitive market environment.”

HP AllianceOne Partner of the Year Awards recognise HP business partners’ accomplishments in the development and delivery of innovative HP-based solutions that raise the standard for business excellence and client satisfaction. Winners are chosen for delivering solutions that drive meaningful business results for shared customers.