Altran and IBM enter into a 10-year partnership to pursue a digital transformation roadmap for select IBM Cloud products
REDWOOD CITY, California - March 06, 2017- Altran and IBM announce a 10-year partnership to develop new digital capabilities for select products within the IBM Cloud product line. Together, the two companies will accelerate product roadmaps, modernize user experiences and enrich the cloud capabilities of products in IBM’s systems management portfolio while reducing time to market and increasing revenue growth. The partnership seeks to introduce the product capabilities into new geographies, platform eco-systems and deployment models.
“Altran is proud to be working with IBM, leveraging our design and engineering expertise with investments in digital technology to meet IBM’s customer expectations and business objectives for the IBM Cloud portfolio,” said Altran CEO Frank Kern. “Altran’s leadership in digital transformation through cloud, cognitive and security will drive the most relevant features and enhanced experiences to clients at a faster pace,” said Mr Kern.
This new partnership builds on a successful eight-year relationship between the two companies to expand IBM's business and solidifies Altran as a strategic digital transformation partner for IBM.
Altran’s digital transformation offering combines human-centered design and experience strategy together with technology-driven solutions to modernize products that meet customer expectations.
“Today’s announcement marks a significant milestone in how we are leveraging a long-term partnership with Altran, where our goals are aligned and together we have the capacity to extend high value products in IBM’s systems management portfolio to the hybrid cloud”, said Rob Lamb, VP, Hybrid Cloud Management, IBM. “This is a strategic partnership to meet the opportunities of digital transformation and help our clients succeed in the cognitive era.”
Altran (formerly Aricent) is a global design and engineering company innovating for customers for what comes next in North America and beyond. We lead our clients into the future by solving their most complex engineering services needs and mission critical software framework solutions. For decades, we have helped companies connect new things and scale with intention. We bring differentiated value to market faster in focused industries to help transform products, brands, companies and start-ups. Based in San Francisco, frog, the global leader in innovation and product design, is also part of Altran.
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