Capgemini joins forces with Blueprint to offer advanced requirements management capabilities for Financial Services

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Paris, Toronto, February 9, 2016 – Blueprint, an innovator and global leader in accelerating and de-risking large, complex IT projects, and Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, today announced a resale agreement increasing the ability for strategic customer growth worldwide.

Capgemini will continue to leverage Blueprint’s wide array of requirements management capabilities both for its internal product development and for its customer implementations. Blueprint’s leading-edge, enterprise solution allows Capgemini to accelerate delivery of its industry leading solutions and reduce total cost of ownership for its customers. Blueprint’s software assists in aligning business strategy with IT execution, ensuring regulatory compliance, and supporting organisational transformation.

Blueprint’s growing alliance with Capgemini represents a significant milestone in Blueprint’s channel strategy. "Capgemini is a key part of our growth plan through the system integration channel. We are excited about this new resale capability and are expecting significant activity in the near-term,""said Martin Saipe, Senior Vice President of Corporate Development, Blueprint.

"Our collaboration with Blueprint provides very robust requirements and documentation tools for customer implementations and internal product development," said Anand Moorthy, Vice President, Global Testing Practice, Financial Services, Capgemini. "We can accelerate the requirements process for many of our customers because of pre-built, accelerator models that are refined over time, incorporating best practices which we then deploy in selected projects. Rather than creating new custom requirements for each project from scratch, we are able to be more prescriptive in our delivery helping our customers manage costs and lock-in quality."

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