OREANDA-NEWS. Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, today announced it has been positioned as a leader in the independent report: The Forrester Wave™: Services Providers For Next-Generation SAP Products, Q1 2016.

The report evaluated 14 service providers for SAP® solutions according to 23 selection criteria, in the context of digital business transformation based on SAP software. Capgemini was named a leader and was cited for its "long track record in transformational SAP projects and ongoing support for SAP." The report further stated that "Capgemini is pivoting its SAP practice to help clients with next-generation technologies like digital, cloud, Hana, and customer experience."

Jerry Lacasia, Global SAP Partner Executive at Capgemini, said: "Capgemini has a strategic and longstanding relationship with SAP. We are delighted to be positioned as a leader and recognized as one of SAP’s strategic partners for S/4 Hana and Simple Finance1. We believe Forrester’s recognition reaffirms our leadership in working with clients on their digital journey and providing 360-degree expertise for transformational SAP-based projects globally."

Capgemini has a significant strength of more than 16,300 skilled professionals providing more than 1,300 clients worldwide with services for SAP solutions, and is an implementation partner for customers using many of SAP's strategic and innovation initiatives. As a global SAP services partner, Capgemini offers solutions based on SAP software that cater to companies of all sizes, particularly in consumer goods and retail, energy and utilities, manufacturing, public sector and financial services.