NEW DELHI: Information management and storage major EMC has partnered cloud services providers, Netmagic and Sungard AS, as part of its efforts to tap the $1 billion cloud market opportunity in India. The collaboration will focus on customers in sectors like manufacturing, healthcare, retail, BFSI and IT/ITeS sectors. EMC will work with the companies to offer customers a consolidated, customer-focused approach to design, architect and run a hybrid cloud to deliver speed and agility of public cloud services with the control and security of private cloud infrastructure.
Combining the speed and agility of public cloud along with the control and security of private cloud, EMC Corporation has announced a collaboration with cloud service providers Netmagic and Sungard AS to deliver hybrid cloud infrastructure to manufacturing, healthcare, retail, BFSI and IT/ ITES sectors. Collaboration with Netmagic combines Netmagic’s SimpliCloud public cloud offering, an enterprise-grade IaaS (Infrastructure as-a-Service) cloud platform with EMC hybrid cloud and VMware virtualization solutions. On the other, the collaboration with Sungard AS will deliver Recovery-as-a-Service for disaster recovery.
EMC today launched the new EMC Academic Associate recognition that would validate skills of EMC Academic Alliance (EAA) students in the high demand areas of Information Storage Management and Cloud Computing. The recognition which involves evaluation by EMC shall prove their skills and industry readiness to potential employers in the industry. It also endorses the students’ skills to be at par with their global counterparts.