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Partner of the Year
EMC Corporation is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect, and analyze their most valuable asset—information—in a more agile, trusted, and cost-efficient way.
Learn more at www.EMC.com
Founded in 2005, Box (NYSE: BOX)a is transforming the way people and organizations work, so they can achieve their greatest ambitions. As the world's leading enterprise software platform for content collaboration, Box helps business of all sizes - in every industry - securely access and manage their critical information in the cloud. Headquartered in Redwood City, CA, Box has offices across the United States, Europe and Asia. To learn more about Box, visit www.box.com.
Learn more at www.box.com
Tata Consultancy Services is an IT services, consulting and business solutions organization that delivers real results to global business, ensuring a level of certainty no other firm can match. TCS offers a consulting-led, integrated portfolio of IT and IT-enabled, infrastructure, engineering and assurance services. This is delivered through its unique Global Network Delivery Model, recognized as the benchmark of excellence in software development. A part of the Tata Group, India’s largest industrial conglomerate, TCS has a global footprint and is listed on the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange in India.
Learn more at www.tcs.com
Businesses, governments and nonprofits of all sizes trust CenturyLink’s integrated portfolio of information technology and cloud solutions to improve their agility and bottom-line performance. Advanced data networking, voice, Internet and data center colocation services are delivered over the company’s high-speed fiber optic network in the U.S and globally. CenturyLink is a global leader in secure, high-performance cloud infrastructure, cloud platform and cloud management services for enterprise workloads. Headquartered in Monroe, La., CenturyLink is an S&P 500 company and is included among the Fortune 500 list of America’s largest corporations.
Learn more at www.centurylink.com/business
Innovation is in IBM's DNA, bringing new approaches to clients, the company, and the world at large. Today, IBM is much more than a "hardware, software, services" company. IBM is emerging as a cognitive solutions and cloud platform company. Using Watson-powered technology, IBM is creating new ways of understanding, reasoning, and learning from data to develop businesses that think. And when your business thinks, you can outthink challenges, competitors, limits, and more.
Learn more at www.ibm.com/outthink
Optiv is the largest holistic pure-play cyber security solutions provider in North America. Our diverse and talented employees are committed to helping businesses, governments and educational institutions plan, build and run successful security programs through the right combination of products, services and solutions related to security program strategy, enterprise risk and consulting, threat and vulnerability management, enterprise incident management, security architecture and implementation, training, identity and access management, and managed security.
Created in 2015 as a result of the Accuvant and FishNet Security merger, Optiv has served more than 12,000 clients of various sizes across multiple industries, offers an extensive geographic footprint, and has premium partnerships with more than 300 of the leading security product manufacturers.
Learn more at www.optiv.com
ServiceNow is changing the way people work. With a service-orientation toward the activities, tasks and processes that make up day-to-day work life, we help the modern enterprise operate faster and be more scalable than ever before. Customers use our service model to define, structure and automate the flow of work, removing dependencies on email and spreadsheets to transform the delivery and management of services for the enterprise. ServiceNow provides service management for every department in the enterprise including IT, human resources, facilities, field service and more. We deliver a ‘lights-out, light-speed’ experience through our enterprise cloud — built to manage everything as a service.
Learn more at www.servicenow.com
Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for human resources and finance. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers human capital management, financial management, and analytics applications designed for the world’s largest organizations. Hundreds of companies, ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises, have selected Workday.
Learn more at www.workday.com
Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) is a global professional services firm specializing in turnaround and interim management, performance improvement and business advisory services. A&M delivers specialist operational, consulting and industry expertise to management and investors seeking to accelerate performance, overcome challenges and maximize value across the corporate and investment lifecycles. Founded in 1983, the firm is known for its distinctive restructuring heritage, hands-on approach and relentless focus on execution and results.
Learn more at www.alvarezandmarsal.com
Avanade helps clients realize results in a digital world through business technology solutions, cloud and managed services that combine insight, innovation and expertise focused on Microsoft technologies. Our people have helped thousands of organizations in all industries improve business agility, employee productivity and customer loyalty. Avanade combines the collective business, technical and industry expertise of its worldwide network of experts with the rigor of an industrialized delivery model to provide high quality solutions using proven and emerging technologies with flexible deployment models—on premises, cloud-based or outsourced. Avanade, which is majority owned by Accenture, was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation and has 23,000 professionals in more than 20 countries.
Learn more at www.avanade.com
CA Technologies helps customers succeed in a future where every business—from apparel to energy—is being rewritten by software. From planning to development to management to security, at CA we create software that fuels transformation for companies in the application economy. With CA software at the center of their IT strategy, organizations can leverage the technology that changes the way we live—from the data center to the mobile device. Our software and solutions help our customers thrive in the new application economy by delivering the means to deploy monitor and secure their applications and infrastructure.
Learn more at www.ca.com
CyrusOne is a leader in high availability, high density data center services, providing colocation and implementation services for many Fortune 500 companies in the healthcare, energy and financial industries. We help businesses optimize returns on technology investments while ensuring application availability, data security and superior IT performance.
Learn more at www.cyrusone.com
KPIT is a global IT Consulting and Product Engineering partner focused on co-innovating domain intensive, technology solutions for corporations specializing in automotive & transportation, manufacturing and energy & utilities. Our Information Technology solutions help customers run their businesses more efficiently and smartly while our Product Engineering solutions enable customers to build products that are energy efficient, cleaner, safer and yield more comfort for their end-customers. Leveraging our technology and domain prowess, we partner with 200+ customers to co-create transformational value that provides sustainable competitive advantage to their businesses. Our 9200+ strong team works at the forefront of technologies and processes to help global corporations become more productive, integrated and innovative enterprises.
Learn more at www.kpit.com
Lenovo is a $46 billion global Fortune 500 company and a leader in providing innovative consumer, commercial, and enterprise technology. Lenovo enterprise systems deliver industry leading performance, reliability and security in virtualized and cloud environments for analytics, database, virtual desktop, infrastructure, and web workloads along with simplified and extensible systems management tools so you can manage your infrastructure on your own terms. Consistently ranked #1 in reliability and customer satisfaction, the Lenovo enterprise server, storage and networking portfolio provides the hardware for businesses that never stand still. Join us on LinkedIn, Facebook or Twitter (@Lenovox86Server) or visit us at www.lenovo.com
Learn more at www.lenovo.com
Okta is the foundation for secure connections between people and technology. By harnessing the power of the cloud, Okta allows people to access applications on any device at any time, while still enforcing strong security protections. It integrates directly with an organization’s existing directories and identity systems, as well as 4,000+ applications. Because Okta runs on an integrated platform, organizations can implement the service quickly at large scale and low total cost. More than 2,000 customers, including Adobe, Allergan, Chiquita, LinkedIn, MGM Resorts International and Western Union, trust Okta to help their organizations work faster, boost revenue, and stay secure.
Learn more at www.okta.com
Oliver Wyman is a global leader in management consulting. With offices in 50+ cities across 26 countries, Oliver Wyman combines deep industry knowledge with specialized expertise in strategy, operations, risk management, and organization transformation. The firm’s 3,700 professionals help clients optimize their business, improve their operations and risk profile, and accelerate their organizational performance to seize the most attractive opportunities. Oliver Wyman is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies [NYSE: MMC]. For more information, visit www.oliverwyman.com. Follow Oliver Wyman on Twitter @OliverWyman.
Learn more at www.oliverwyman.com
Pariveda is a strategic services consulting firm driving business value for clients by solving complex problems through the innovative use of technology. Our focus is simple. Start with the right people, deliver consistent value and partner enthusiastically with our clients. Pariveda's technology solutions include custom application development in areas such as strategy, mobility, cloud computing, data, portals and collaboration, CRM, custom software, enterprise integration and user experience.
Our mission is to develop the individual to their fullest potential through learning, coaching and giving opportunities. Pariveda is an employee-owned company with over 400 employees in 9 major cities across North America.
Learn more at www.parivedasolutions.com
Stefanini is a global IT services company with over 85 offices in 34 countries across the
Americas, Europe, Africa, Australia and Asia. Since 1987, Stefanini has been providing
offshore, onshore and nearshore IT services, including application managed services
and project-based support, IT infrastructure outsourcing (help desk support and desktop
managed services) and strategic IT staffing solutions to enterprises around the world.
Stefanini maintains a strong presence in industries such as financial services, manufacturing,
telecommunications, chemical, services, technology, public sector and utilities.
The corporate global headquarters is located in Sao Paulo, Brazil with European
headquarters in Brussels and North American headquarters in metropolitan Detroit
Learn more at stefanini.com
The Windsor Group provides our clients with the absolute highest return on engagement of any sourcing advisor in the marketplace today. We collaborate with IT executives to evaluate and implement solutions to transform their IT service delivery model. WG invests resources to assess and profile our client’s unique business and technical requirements. Our Managing Directors will work with you, your management team and industry leading service providers to help design optimal, highly customized solutions. Our focus is on developing a strong financial baseline and leveraging existing technology investments so you can make transformative decisions with confidence. WG identifies opportunities that drive results within your budget cycles, increasing your agility to respond to business demands.
Learn more at www.windzr.com
As enterprises look to better manage documents and data, Xerox has new tools to help them print for less and print less. Work is no longer a physical place. It happens anytime and everywhere. Our next generation of managed print services helps clients take control of information for improved productivity, mobility, security and sustainability.
As the managed print services (MPS) market leader, Xerox combines technology and document management expertise with business process and IT outsourcing capabilities. Our three-stage approach-assess and optimize; secure and integrate; automate and simplify-bridges the paper and digital worlds for unprecedented productivity.
Learn more at www.xerox.com