PARIS, June 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Sogeti France, a 100% wholly-owned subsidiary of Cap Gemini S.A, has been chosen by leading energy company Total to manage the IT production center of its Exploration & Production branch. The five-year contract amounts to tens of millions of euros through a results-engaging model. The organization set up by Sogeti will involve a team of more than 120 people and will predominantly be located in the southwest of France, mainly in Pau.
Sogeti France will become the outsourcing partner of Total's Exploration & Production branch and will provide Total with dynamic innovation that will make its Exploration & Production branch benefit from a high level of IT system performance. Sogeti will be responsible for setting up the organization and processes, with the task of ensuring industrialization and innovative production-oriented solutions, specifically in providing Total with the most effective systems industrialization tools, management capacity and ensuring Total's evolution towards Cloud Computing.
"We have chosen SogetiFrance for its capability to put the necessary competencies and tools at our disposal that are necessary for the transformation of our IT production centers focusing on our business applications. Our Exploration & Production operations will thereby be able to take advantage of new technologies improving performance, responsiveness and cost-efficiency," commented Philippe Malzac, IT Director for the Exploration & Production branch of Total.
All elements relating to the SPIRIT project involve the Exploration & Production branch of Total in France including some of its subsidiaries worldwide, with bilingual services provided in French and English.
"We are proud of the confidence given to us by Total. Once again, this demonstrates our ability to provide competitive and industrialized services from France," said Christophe Bonnard, CEO of Sogeti France. "It also demonstrates the ability of our experts to transform the delivery models of our clients and implement complex outsourcing solutions."
"This is a reinforcement of our collaboration with Total, one of the strategic clients of the Capgemini Group, in a market where the management of large client accounts is the utmost importance," commented Frédéric Brosset, Account Manager for Total on a global level.
Sogeti is a leading provider of technology and software testing, specializing in Application, Infrastructure and Engineering Services. Sogeti offers cutting-edge solutions around Testing, Business Intelligence & Analytics, Mobile, Cloud and Cyber Security, combining world class methodologies and its global delivery model, Rightshore®. Sogeti brings together more than 20,000 professionals in 15 countries and has a strong local presence in over 100 locations in Europe, USA and India. Sogeti is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cap Gemini S.A., listed on the Paris Stock Exchange. For more information please visit http://www.sogeti.com.
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