HCL Infosystems Ltd. India’s leading ICT System Integration, Services, Hardware and Distribution Company today announced that its HCL blu Enterprise Cloud service has achieved VMware vCloud® Powered status, illustrating to customers that the company’s cloud services are underpinned by VMware’s leading virtualization and cloud computing technology, namely VMware vSphere® and VMware vCloud Director®. A member of the VMware Service Provider Program (VSPP) in India, HCL Infosystems provides its VMware vCloud Powered service as a set of cloud computing services across a common platform, supporting the largest set of existing applications and offering distinctive application mobility uniquely available from VMware.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Neeraj Jaitley, President of Enterprise Solutions, HCL Infosystems said, “We at HCL Infosystems value our relationship with VMware and are happy to be awarded vCloud® Powered status. This validation strengthens our longstanding partnership with VMware. We have been offering best in class cloud services to our customers and this development enables us to offer cloud services on proven VMware cloud infrastructure to a larger number of enterprises located across the country.”
“The VMware vCloud® Powered program was developed to enable our service provider partners to differentiate themselves and help them bring their enterprise-class cloud services to market in this competitive landscape,“ said T Srinivasan, managing director, VMware India & SAARC.“We look forward to supporting HCL Infosystems further as it delivers on the agility and performance customers are looking for in the cloud computing landscape.”
Customers of HCL Infosystems have the ability to move workloads from their VMware vSphere-based virtualized or private cloud environment to the VMware vCloud®Powered service and back again. This application portability is a key differentiator allowing customers to achieve the flexibility and security they need while enabling increased IT agility.
HCL Infosystems sought VMware vCloud® Powered validation in order to significantly reduce the total cost of ownership and provide a complete managed IT services ecosystem for customers. As a validated provider, HCL Infosystems can now provide users with enhanced responsiveness and agility, and reduced IT costs through increased consolidation, task automation and simplified management.
About HCL Infosystems
HCL Infosystems Ltd, with revenue (LTM) of US$ 2.0 billion (Rs 10,840 crores) is India’s premier hardware, services and ICT systems integration company offering a wide spectrum of ICT products that includes Computing, Storage, Networking, Security, Telecom, Imaging and Retail. HCL is a one-stop-shop for all the ICT requirements of an organisation. India’s leading System Integration and Infrastructure Management Services Organisation, HCL has specialised expertise across verticals including Telecom, BFSI, eGovernance & Power. HCL has India’s largest distribution and retail network, taking to market a range of Digital Lifestyle products in partnership with leading global ICT brands, including Apple, Cisco, Ericsson, Kingston, Kodak, Konica Minolta, Microsoft, Nokia, Toshiba, and many more.HCL today has India’s largest vertically integrated computer manufacturing facility with over three decades of electronic manufacturing experience & HCL desktops is the largest selling brand into the enterprise space. With India’s largest ICT services network that reaches to every corner of India, HCL’s award winning Support Services makes it the preferred choice of enterprise and consumers, alike. For more information please visit us at www.hclinfosystems.in
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