Capgemini, Exalead Extend Global Partnership In SBA Applications
French IT services group Capgemini (CAP.FR) said Monday it and Exalead, a leading provider of search platforms and Search-Based Applications for consumer and business users, are expanding their partnership to a global level.
This alliance means that Capgemini has expanded its offering of Exalead innovative Search-Based Applications solution to help more customers manage, aggregate and interpret data from high volume and disparate sources to benefit multiple industries including the global financial, manufacturing and public sectors.
Exalead previously collaborated with Capgemini on a regional level in France since 2008 delivering business oriented SBA solutions to joint clients across the telecommunications, transportation, logistics, and financial sectors.
Specific SBA projects have included delivering 360-degree Multi-Channel Customer Information (sales, marketing and support), Operational Reporting & Business Intelligence, Database Offloading, Master Data Management, Logistics and eBusiness solutions. Through this local partnership Capgemini France has been able to help businesses integrate services but also offer the benefits of early release of Exalead solutions, training and product demonstrations.
Founded in 2000 by Search engine pioneers, Exalead® is the leading search-based application platform provider to business and government. Exalead's worldwide client base includes leading companies such as PricewaterhouseCooper, ViaMichelin, GEFCO, WorldBank and Sanofi Pasteur, and more than 100 million unique users a month use Exalead's technology for search. Today, Exalead is reshaping the digital content landscape with its platform, Exalead CloudView™, which uses advanced semantic technologies to bring structure, meaning and accessibility to previously unused or under-used data in the new hybrid enterprise and Web information cloud. CloudView collects data from virtually any source, in any format, and transforms it into structured, pervasive, contextualized building blocks of business information that can be directly searched and queried, or used as the foundation for a new breed of lean, innovative information access applications.
Exalead was acquired by Dassault Systèmes in June 2010. Exalead has offices in Paris, San Francisco, Glasgow, London, Amsterdam, Milan and Frankfurt.