India, 31 May 2011 – Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, today announced it has been named a leader in an independent report about SAP Services Providers by Forrester Research, Inc.
Capgemini was among the selected companies that Forrester invited to participate in its April 20, 2011 report, “The Forrester Wave: SAP Services Providers, Q2 2011”. The report assessed 19 SAP services providers across 65 criteria. In this evaluation, Capgemini was cited as a “leader” among global SAP Services Providers.
The Forrester report describes Capgemini in its vendor summary as follows: “Capgemini offers a solid mix of technical expertise, strategy consulting, and ongoing maintenance, support, and hosting. The provider does a significant percentage of its work in EMEA – but also has strong presence across North America and Asia Pacific. Capgemini invests heavily in innovation around technical development – such as cross industry initiatives around SOA and its industry-specific “Ready to Run” prebuilt solutions. Capgemini also leverages third-party tools, such as iRise for visualization, where appropriate and where it sees a value-add for clients.” *
“We feel that it’s a great achievement for Capgemini to be recognized as a leader in SAP services”, said Christophe Lacroix, Global SAP Lead at Capgemini. “Our team takes pride in working closely together with SAP as a key implementation partner to deliver solutions to over 6500 client sites and over 2200 companies worldwide, through our Rightshore global delivery model. We work to provide a full range of services across the entire lifecycle of an SAP implementation including design, implementation, hosting, production support, and efficient long-term system maintenance and management.”
Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, enables its clients to transform and perform through technologies. Capgemini provides its clients with insights and capabilities that boost their freedom to achieve superior results through a unique way of working, the Collaborative Business Experience. The Group relies on its global delivery model called Rightshore, which aims to get the right balance of the best talent from multiple locations, working as one team to create and deliver the optimum solution for clients. Present in 40 countries, Capgemini reported 2010 global revenues of EUR 8.7 billion and employs over 112,000 people worldwide. More information is available at www.capgemini.com
Rightshore is a trademark belonging to Capgemini
About Capgemini India
Capgemini in India is more than 33,000 people strong across 7 cities (Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Chennai, Pune and Delhi). A pioneer in the IT industry, Capgemini has over 43 years of global expertise collaborating with leading corporations and now brings the Consulting, Technology and Outsourcing experience to India. With dedicated teams to service the local markets, Capgemini has strong domain experience to assist clients across the Government and Public Sector, Energy and Utilities, Manufacturing, Telecom and Financial Services sectors and help them advance in their respective industries. Please visit www.in.capgemini.com for more details.
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* “The Forrester Wave: SAP Services Providers, Q2 2011,” Forrester Research Inc.: April 20, 2011