Capgemini positioned in Leaders Quadrant for SAP Application Service Providers, Europe

| Press release
Paris, 31 January 2012, Capgemini, one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, today announced that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the leaders quadrant in the latest "Magic Quadrant for SAP Application Service Providers, Europe"*.

Capgemini has been positioned based on “ability to execute” and “completeness of vision.” According to the report, “The positioning of vendors in this Magic Quadrant is based on factors determined by Gartner to be relevant to this market. We analyze consulting and system integration projects and multiyear IT management engagements that may require a blend of business, industry, technology, program and project management, process and delivery capabilities aligned with end-user organizations’ objectives, institutional and business culture, and employees.” **

Christophe Lacroix, SAP Alliance Lead for Capgemini, said: “We believe our leaders positioning by Gartner is a result of our dedicated endeavors to exceed client expectations. It fully recognizes our capabilities to drive technical expertise and innovative software lifecycle services in support of SAP® solutions successfully into the European market, with high client satisfaction.”

Capgemini has nearly 11,500 practitioners focused on SAP solutions globally and provides application lifecycle services in support of SAP solutions, including on-premise, on-device and on-demand projects to thousands of clients worldwide. It has developed best practices, global tools, templates and accelerators supported by solution centers, such as its Crescent center for the Consumer Products, Wholesale and Retail market. Capgemini serves its clients end-to-end along the entire application lifecycle comprising design, build, run and innovate by providing licensing, implementation, hosting, system maintenance and management under one contract.

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About Capgemini
With more than 115,000 people in 40 countries, Capgemini is one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. The Group reported 2010 global revenues of EUR 8.7 billion. Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business and technology solutions that fit their needs and drive the results they want. A deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the Collaborative Business Experience™, and draws on Rightshore®, its worldwide delivery model. Learn more about us at

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* & ** Gartner Inc.: “Magic Quadrant for SAP Application Service Providers, Europe,” Gilbert van der Heiden / Khalda de Souza / Christopher Ambrose, 14 December 2011