Infosys, a global technology consulting firm and systems integrator, has launched a private cloud solution in collaboration with Micro Focus SUSE – a pioneer in open source software – providing software-defined data center infrastructure and application delivery solutions.
SUSE OpenStack Cloud is an automated cloud computing platform that would enable organizations to innovate, rapidly deploy and manage cloud architecture. With this association, Infosys will be enabled to further strengthen its presence in Europe and generate new businesses and insights.
Infosys and Micro Focus SUSE have jointly invested in a ‘center of excellence’ to develop validated reference architectures, accelerators and factory-based migration solutions which would help customers in rapid adoption of private cloud built on SUSE OpenStack.
“This new solution will empower Infosys’ clients with extreme automation backed by best-in-class professional services, which will not only provide enhanced agility but also create newer experiences,” said Ravi Kumar, President and Deputy Chief Operating Officer, Infosys. “Organizations will be able to invest much more in digital transformation by reducing cost of services through open source adoption. We believe that this collaboration will impact businesses positively and help them propel their digital strategy especially in sectors such as financial services, life sciences, retail, manufacturing, energy and utilities.”
SUSE OpenStack Cloud
This partnership aims at strengthening Infosys’ association with Micro Focus SUSE and positions Infosys as a strategic ‘Global Platinum’ partner, backed by over 500 architects and consultants having data center transformation and migration capabilities.
“Together Infosys and Micro Focus SUSE can help customers attain cost efficiency through leading-edge development of open source technology while transitioning their data centers to the next generation of software-defined infrastructure,” said Ronald de Jong, Micro Focus SUSE, President of Sales. “Systems integrators like Infosys are critical in bridging legacy IT with emerging cloud-native technologies using SUSE OpenStack Cloud.”