Analyst Forrester scores Orange Business Services as Highest in Current Offering and Market Presence categories in independent report

The Forrester Wave™: Hosted Private Cloud Services In Europe, Q2 2020 report has recognized the strengths of Orange Business Services in the cloud sector.

The report, dated 24 June 2020 and authored by Bill Martorelli with Lauren E. Nelson, Matthew Flug and Diane Lynch, recommends private cloud customers look for providers that:

  • Offer a breadth of infrastructure options, with an eye toward future innovations
  • Deliver strong SLAs, contractual protections and regulatory compliance
  • Provide a positive experience, from initial onboarding to ongoing operations

Orange Business Services is such a provider and, in this evaluation, is recognized with top scores in the following categories:

Current Offering: criteria include self-service portal and user interface, integration capabilities, network options, data center locations and certifications

Market Presence: criteria include customer numbers and sales force

Cédric Parent, Deputy CEO and Chief Marketing Officer for Cloud Activities at Orange Business Services, commented on the findings of the analysts:

"We are delighted to have scored highest in the Current Offering and Market Presence categories among the seven most significant hosted private cloud providers in Europe in The Forrester Wave™: Hosted Private Cloud Services in Europe, Q2 2020. The Forrester report assesses our broad portfolio, including on- and off-premises VMware and OpenStack based solutions, as well as mission-critical HPC provided with a range of services spanning from initial consulting to apps management. As a true pan-European supplier, we are pleased to see that reference customers believe that we demonstrate 'strong customer advocacy and responsiveness' during their transformational journey."

In conjunction with Forrester, we have made available a full reprint of their report for you to study and discover:

  • The criteria to consider when selecting a hosted private cloud services provider
  • How our depth and breadth of HPC solutions measure up as one of the seven most significant cloud providers
  • The range of services offered by Orange Cloud for Business, from initial consulting to cloud native transformation and app management

Click here to download the reprint.

Glenn Le Santo
Glenn Le Santo

Editor in Chief, International, at Orange Business Services. I'm in charge of our International website and the English language blogs at Orange Business Services. In my spare time I'm literally captain of my own ship, spending my time on the wonderful rivers and canals of England.