Fuente: www.consultan-news.com Fecha: 27.10.2010
Capgemini Canada enhances smart grid offering with Clevest Solutions partnership
The teaming agreement enhances the offerings within Capgemini’s Smart Energy Services business line by encompassing Clevest’s market-leading software and technology expertise with respect to the deployment, lifecycle maintenance, and sustainment of smart meters and related smart grid infrastructure.
“Clevest Solutions has demonstrated, through their unrivaled growth and consistent customer acquisition over the past few years, that their technology addresses the specific needs of workforce management, smart grid deployment and post-deployment functions within the utility industry,” said David DuCharme, vice president of business development, Capgemini Smart Energy Services. “We believe that Clevest truly understands the unique challenges related to smart grid technology implementations and sustainment, and this teaming agreement will allow us to address our clients’ technology needs for the improvement of their businesses.”
Clevest’s robust and scalable solution set provides Capgemini with an array of turnkey solutions and a powerful patented configuration platform with which to rapidly deliver any Mobile Field Force solution that the market demands in both North America and globally. This new teaming agreement will support Capgemini and Clevest’s joint marketing and sales efforts.
“Clevest is very pleased to be working with such an esteemed organization as Capgemini,” said Thomas Ligocki, president and chief executive officer, Clevest Solutions. “We know that they are global leaders in managing complex, large scale programs and projects, and that their demonstrated experience, specifically within the emerging smart energy industry is unparalleled. By teaming with Capgemini Canada, Clevest’s ability to deliver larger and more complex solutions is greatly enhanced.”