(The Hosting News) – Microsoft has partnered with Accenture to launch a new cloud system, Accenture Hybrid Cloud Solution for Microsoft Azure.
According to PCMag, the new cloud bundle, which includes Azure, Windows Server, System Center, and Azure Pack, allows users the ability to easily move their applications between public and private clouds
“Enterprises around the globe are looking for the right platforms and partners to help them transform and thrive in the mobile-first, cloud-first world,” stated Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. “The Microsoft Cloud, combined with Accenture’s industry knowledge and implementation expertise, accelerates our customers’ cloud adoption and unlocks new benefits, including powerful applications, data-driven insights, and increased productivity.”
Accenture CEO Pierre Nanterme describes the new partnership as “game-changing,” stating the following:
“With new demands being placed on IT departments every day, enterprises need to smartly connect with their infrastructure, software applications, data and operations capabilities in order to become agile, intelligent, digital businesses,” he continued. “This unique collaboration with Microsoft and Avanade is one of Accenture’s most strategic and important initiatives for driving enterprise-wide cloud adoption.”
Accenture Hybrid Cloud Solution for Windows Azure will launch sometime next year.