Capgemini Named as Partner of the Year at EMC Momentum 2010

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Paris, 25 October 2010 – Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology, and outsourcing services, announced it has been selected as global Partner of the Year by EMC IIG (Information Intelligence Group) for the second year running, at the Momentum Conference Europe 2010 in Lisbon.

Capgemini received the highest accolade among seven partners recognized in a variety of categories during EMC’s annual partner conference. Partner of the Year awards are given to partners who have exceeded sales and business goals, made significant contributions to customers’ successes and demonstrated the highest commitment to supporting EMC IIG sales.

Momentum Europe held October 25-28 is the industry’s largest gathering of customers, partners and industry experts in enterprise content management and information governance outside of the Americas. The EMC global Partner of the Year award recognizes Capgemini’s quality of professional services, engagement and ability to scale, and its strong global growth over the past 12 months across the US, France, the UK and the Netherlands.

Driven by the significant market need for management of growing volumes of unstructured data, Capgemini established an executive partnership with EMC IIG, to support joint investment in driving go-to-market activities. The alliance is a strategic part of Capgemini’s Business Information Management (BIM) service line and dates back to long before the service line’s launch in 2009.

Paul Nannetti, Business Information Management (BIM) Service Line leader who accepted the award on behalf of Capgemini said: “We have noticed continued increase in demand from our clients for content management and archiving solutions. We attribute significant importance to our strategic global engagement with EMC in this area and we are honored to be named as Partner of the Year by EMC for the second year running. This is testament to our hard work and collaboration with EMC over the past twelve months. We look forward to continuing our successful relationship with EMC.”

About Capgemini
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 ExperienceTM. 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 more than 35 countries, Capgemini reported 2009 global revenues of EUR 8.4 billion and employs over 100,000 people worldwide.

Rightshore® is a trademark belonging to Capgemini