HCL’s ‘VelocITy’ Attains ‘VMware Validated Design 4.0’ Certification from VMware | HCLTech

HCL’s ‘VelocITy’ Attains ‘VMware Validated Design 4.0’ Certification from VMware

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Noida, India and Sunnyvale, CA – June 27th, 2017HCL Technologies (HCL), continues to pioneer comprehensive next–generation software defined infrastructure (SDI) solutions. ‘VelocITy’, HCL’s 360 degree SDI solution, has achieved VMware Validated Design 4.0 certification globally. VMware Validated Designs are comprehensive and extensively–tested blueprints to build and operate a software–defined data center (SDDC). ‘VelocITy’ is a comprehensive solution that comprises end–to–end planning, assessment, execution and service delivery of SDI, taking into consideration the much needed holistic approach including people, processes and infrastructure.

As more and more enterprises today take the software defined approach to modernize their infrastructure and deploy cloud–native solutions on them, ‘VelocITy’ addresses integration, product support, interoperability and life–cycle management challenges, to bring the true value of SDDC to life, through a push button experience.

“For the 21st Century Enterprises, speed, agility and coordination are critical for business success. Software defined infrastructure, driven by the cloud revolution, is fast becoming a viable option for enterprise IT to achieve the scale, flexibility, control and speed” said Kalyan Kumar, CTO – IT Services, HCL Technologies. “Utilizing VMware Validated Designs, HCL’s VelocITy framework provides a holistic approach to SDI deployment and transformation of enterprises by changing the way people, processes and infrastructure collaborate to realize the full potential of SDI. VelocITy also incorporates modules from HCL’s industry leading DRYiCETM autonomics platform for efficient SDI management”.

“We congratulate HCL on certifying the HCL VelocITy SDI offering on VMware Validated Designs for SDDC 4.0. VMware's Certified Partner Architecture Program certifies that HCL’s architecture incorporates software-defined data center (SDDC) technology in a manner consistent with VMware best practices. This certification showcases the close partnership between HCL and VMware,” said John Gilmartin, Vice President and General Manager, Integrated Systems Business Unit, VMware. “HCL’s VelocITy with VMware solutions empowers organizations to build, operate and unlock the full potential of the software-defined data center.”

Empowered by VMware Validated Design, VelocITy delivers holistic software driven data center level blueprints – developed by experts – and rigorously tested and validated for successful deployment and operational efficiency. VMware Validated Designs provide the guidance to achieve a wide variety of desired IT outcomes delivered by the SDDC, such as app security, IT automation, monitoring and alerting, high availability, disaster recovery, and others; enabling speed, agility, efficiency and reducing risk.

About HCL Technologies

HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global IT services company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 32 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 7.0 billion, for 12 Months ended 31st March, 2017. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETM Autonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience–centric and outcome–oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalization. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business.

HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 115,973 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract'. For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com

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