ShapeBlue, the UK based strategic cloud consultancy, has announced that it has been chosen by Citrix Systems to be the first European company to become a member of it’s Cloud Advisor Program. The program is designed to recognise organisations with deep expertise in private and public cloud strategy & design.
Giles Sirett, ShapeBlue’s Managing Consultant said “we’re delighted to be chosen by Citrix to be a member of this program. We believe Citrix have the most innovative, robust and scalable cloud enablement technologies available in the market and we, at ShapeBlue are committed to being the European Centre of excellence in these technologies. We combine this deep technical knowledge with the experience in helping companies to strategize, commercialise, design and automate their cloud offerings.”
Shapeblue provides a range of strategic and technical consulting services to help IT Service Providers and enterprises to build a true IaaS compute cloud.
ShapeBlue’s expertise, combined with Cloudstack, CloudPortal and CloudBridge technologies from Citrix, allows IT Service providers and enterprise infrastructure teams to deliver true, utility based, Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) to the end customer without reengineering existing physical, virtual or storage layers.
Giles Sirett, Managing Partner, ShapeBlue
Giles is CEO and founder of ShapeBlue and is responsible for overall company strategy, strategic relationships, finance and sales.
He is also a committer and PMC member of the Apache CloudStack project, and Chairman of the European Cloudstack User Group, actively helping promote brand awareness of the technology.