Capgemini is one of the most well respected systems integrators in the world, and we are honored that they have chosen RightScale as their preferred cloud management platform
Santa Barbara, Calif. (PRWEB) April 7, 2009
RightScale®, Inc., the leader in cloud computing management, today announced that Capgemini US LLC ("Capgemini"), one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, has chosen RightScale as the preferred cloud management platform for the Capgemini Cloud Computing Center of Excellence. As part of a new partnership agreement signed between the two companies, Capgemini will now utilize the RightScale Cloud Management Platform globally to help its enterprise clients simplify deployment and management of cloud applications running on Amazon Web Services ("AWS").
"Capgemini is one of the most well respected systems integrators in the world, and we are honored that they have chosen RightScale as their preferred cloud management platform," said Michael Crandell, RightScale CEO. "RightScale gives Capgemini clients a high level of cloud management automation without sacrificing the control and portability expected by enterprises in the IT sector. We look forward to significantly extending our market reach as a result of this important collaboration."
Capgemini's Cloud Computing Center of Excellence is designed to let clients take full advantage of cloud computing as part of their IT and business strategy, initially focusing on consulting and services for the AWS cloud. With the RightScale Cloud Management Platform, Capgemini clients will be able to reduce the complexity of deployments on AWS, quickly launching cloud applications and managing them throughout the application lifecycle. The RightScale platform provides Cloud-Ready Server Templates, with recommended deployment architectures and best practices, and its multi-cloud support enables application portability across clouds.
"We chose RightScale for its automation, transparency and strength in managing Amazon Web Services cloud deployments," noted Simon Plant, product lead, Cloud Computing, Capgemini. "RightScale's robust, feature-rich management platform provides an easy and affordable way for our clients to deploy and manage business-critical cloud applications."
About RightScale, Inc.
RightScale is the leader in cloud computing management. Founded in 2007, the company offers a fully automated cloud management platform that enables organizations to easily deploy and manage business critical applications across multiple clouds with complete control and portability. The RightScale Cloud Management Platform is delivered as "software as a service" (SaaS) and is available in a range of editions, from the free Developer Edition to Enterprise Editions. To date, over 380,000 servers have been launched and millions of server hours managed on the RightScale Platform for leading companies such as Animoto, Playfish, Sling Media and TC3. To learn more about RightScale, please go to http://www.rightscale.com .
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