Global ICT services provider Getronics has signed a partnership with HeleCloud, an AWS Consulting and Managed Services partner for UK and EMEA, to augment Getronics’ existing portfolio of services by enabling their delivery on AWS.
As an Amazon Web Services (AWS) technology consultancy with offices in Maidenhead, UK, and Sofia, Bulgaria, HeleCloud helps enterprises of all sizes establish cloud vision and execute cloud strategies through their Cloud Roadmap methodology. HeleCloud also provides cloud managed services to further amplify cloud benefits.
HeleCloud’s team of professionally trained consultants and engineers would be well grounded in all aspects of cloud solutions, with specialist expertise in the competencies of Security and Compliance; Big Data, Analytics and IoT; Microsoft Enterprise Applications on AWS and SAP Applications on AWS.
“There is significant customer interest in and momentum towards public cloud services on the AWS platform,” said Mark Cook, Group Vice Chairman of Getronics. “In adding AWS capabilities we are adding choice for our customers, which is absolutely the right response to their interest and public cloud’s current momentum.”
‘Cloud Centre of Excellence’
Leveraging HeleCloud’s AWS technical knowledge and experience, Getronics and HeleCloud will create solutions designed specifically for each vertical sector, augmenting Getronics’ existing portfolio of services by enabling their delivery on AWS. Solutions will include Technology Consulting, Managed Services, and Technology Training.
“We are excited to establish this partnership with Getronics – one of the most successful and fast growing global IT business of our time, with impressive capabilities across a range of platforms,” said Dob Todorov, CEO and Chief Cloud Officer of HeleCloud. “Together, we are much more than the sum of the parts, and we’ll innovate and build AWS capabilities to the benefit of Getronics customers.”
Technology offerings will be delivered from a new Cloud Centre of Excellence, organized into seven areas of competence:
- Cloud Roadmap & Migration
- Cloud Security, Compliance & Governance
- Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery
- Big Data & Analytics
- Managed Infrastructure
- Managed Security & Compliance
- Cloud Technical Design Authority
Getronics counts nearly 9,000 employees in 23 countries across Europe, Asia Pacific, North and Latin America. While adding AWS capabilities, Getronics remains a Microsoft Azure partner, serving customers committed to Microsoft technologies or intent on establishing multi-vendor presence. Getronics also delivers private and hybrid cloud solutions from its own hosted private cloud platforms in 19 data centers across Europe coupled with investments running across North America.