Capgemini Now Certified in Run SAP® Methodology

| Press release
Capgemini now certified to implement end-to-end solution operations standards for clients
PARIS, February 8, 2010 – Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology
and outsourcing services and an SAP® services partner, today announced it has been certified by SAP AG
as a provider of solution implementation based on the Run SAP methodology. Capgemini will incorporate
the methodology into its implementation standards.
“By adopting the Run SAP methodology into our own implementation standards, we are helping ensure highquality,
easy-to-maintain solutions based on best industry standards,” said Renate Radon, vice president and
global alliance executive, Capgemini. “We believe that Run SAP is a proven methodology for managing our
clients’ SAP applications through end-to-end solution operations standards. This certification ultimately will
empower our customers to manage their SAP applications more efficiently and at a lower cost.”
Run SAP is a phased methodology based on world-class knowledge. It is designed to provide best-practice
procedures, content, services, training and tools for end-to-end solution operations, along with a standardized
and proven implementation method. The Run SAP methodology focuses on application management, business
process operations, and administration of SAP solutions. The methodology describes how support should be
implemented across the lifecycle design, set-up, operations and optimization. In addition, with its best-practice
documents for solution operations, it describes how to implement end-to-end solution operations for different
SAP software-based business processes.
“We applaud Capgemini’s achievement as an SAP services partner certified in the Run SAP methodology,” said
Dr. Uwe Hommel, executive vice president of Active Global Support at SAP AG. “By adopting the end-to-end
solution operations standards provided by the Run SAP methodology, Capgemini will deliver to its customers a
higher level of effectiveness and efficiency.”
Run SAP is an integral part of SAP Enterprise Support services, a holistic support model designed to enable
continuous improvement and successful solution operations.
About Capgemini
Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, enables its clients to
transform and perform through technologies. Capgemini provides its clients with insights and capabilities that boost their
freedom to achieve superior results through a unique way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM. The Group
relies on its global delivery model called Rightshore®, which aims to get the right balance of the best talent from multiple
locations, working as one team to create and deliver the optimum solution for clients. Present in more than 30 countries,
Capgemini reported 2008 global revenues of EUR 8.7 billion and employs 90,000 people worldwide. More information is
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