Microsoft Corporation and Hewlett Packard Enterprise Expand Partnership on Enterprise Mobility Windows 10 Applications
New portfolio aims to help enterprises optimise utilisation of cloud, mobile, digital and industry applications to improve business outcomes and customer satisfaction.
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) have announced expansion of their global partnership with the availability of their Cloud Productivity & Mobility Solution Offerings (CPM), which will create "transformational" consulting services and business applications for Windows 10.
The new portfolio aims to help enterprises worldwide better utilise cloud, mobile, digital and industry applications to improve business outcomes and customer satisfaction.
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With CPM, HPE can now offer businesses a portfolio of integrated services and solutions, designed to modernise enterprise workflows, drive digital transformation and accelerate innovation on top of Microsoft product offerings. They state that the mixture of the Windows 10 platform, as well as the combined assets and capabilities of HPE and Microsoft, results in a deeper play into mobility delivering secured, seamless solutions to enterprise customers that are amongst the best in the industry.
CMP Capabilities for Enterprises
Consulting services for Windows 10: The HPE consulting service aims to accelerate clients' business process transformations with digital process design, application development and prototyping.
The consulting services will pair HPE's services with Microsoft platforms including Enterprise Mobility Suite, Dynamics Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Office 365, Skype for Business and Windows 10 for the Enterprise.
New cloud and mobility consulting services: Extending HPE's existing advisory and delivery capabilities through the Windows 10 eco-system, HPE will use the Microsoft cloud and mobility platform to help organisations share information faster, increase engagement and collaboration, and optimise work.
The transformation to a fully digital business processes aims to help reduce cost and improve customer service.
Industry-specific vertical applications: HPE and Microsoft currently have joint healthcare, automotive and financial applications deployed in client organisations. This catalogue of Windows 10-based enterprise applications and solutions will expand to include retail, energy and transportation industry applications.
Using the advanced security capabilities of Windows 10 and the Windows user interface, HPE and Microsoft say that they will empower enterprises to tackle critical business processes, transform the way work gets done and provide a new level of customer service and experiences.
Mike Nefkens, Executive Vice President, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, said: "Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Microsoft share a common vision for how cloud, mobility, and industry solutions can be applied to deliver breakthroughs for our clients. Our combined set of technology assets, expertise and global scalability are unmatched in the industry and give us significant advantage over the competition.
"Our partnership with Hewlett Packard Enterprise to deliver Cloud Productivity and Mobility solutions will accelerate our customers' transformation while enabling them to realise greater business value from Windows 10 and other Microsoft technologies," Susan Hauser, Corporate Vice President, Enterprise and Partner Group, Microsoft Corporation added.
"Together, we are able to provide more of the innovative capabilities and industry-specific solutions our customers need to succeed."