Appirio Launches New Program to Strengthen Cloud Consulting and Service Providers

By CIOReview | Wednesday, January 7, 2015

FREMONT, CA: Appirio, a global cloud consultancy, launches Enterprise Cloud Guild and Enterprise Cloud Guru programs to provide on-demand access to business and technical expertise across a wide range of solutions.  

As companies are increasingly implementing cloud solutions and at the same time looking to cut their cloud spending, Appirio enables cloud customers to the experts through a cloud-based, on-demand platform which the company calls ‘Human Cloud’. Boutique service providers and individual experts can tap the company’s Enterprise Cloud Guild and Enterprise Cloud Guru programs to gain access to the top business and technical talent in the world.

Members of the Enterprise Cloud Guild program can leverage the Appirio enterprise sales and account management engine to provide better service to the customers. Enterprise customers for cloud, mobile and social technologies can tap the unique skills and talents of Enterprise Cloud Guru members who are equipped with the efficiency of Appirio Services Platform.

“The ability to seamlessly integrate with one of the most powerful cloud services platforms in the world not only gives us a leg up on our competition, but also provides us with an opportunity to continue to build our expertise by working on some of the most exciting and innovative projects from leading enterprise companies,” said Roman Medvedev, CEO, VRP Consulting. “

“The [Cloud Guru] program also extends our reach into initiatives to which we would not otherwise have access to and gives us the flexibility to choose which projects we participate in based on expertise and scale,” Medvedev adds.