Kyndryl and Microsoft today announced a historic global strategic partnership that will combine their capabilities to the service of companies: the agreement, in fact, is the first of Kyndryl as an independent company.
Together, companies will bring solutions built on Microsoft Cloud to accelerate hybrid cloud adoption, modernise applications and processes, support mission-critical workloads, and enable modern business experiences.
The long-term partnership will open up further markets and new customers in all sectors to Kyndryl, demonstrating the speed and commitment that the company is putting into forging strong relations with the leading technological innovators.
Microsoft becomes the only Kyndryl Premier Global Alliance Partner, increasing Microsoft’s access to the $500 billion service market where Kyndryl moves.
Companies will jointly bring solutions for customers in the areas of data modernisation and governance, artificial intelligence-driven innovations for industries, cybersecurity and resilience and transformation of mission-critical workloads into the cloud.
Kyndryl will provide consulting, implementation and management services for complex hybrid IT environments. Central to the partnership will also focus on creating new solutions for customers and programs for the advancement of skills.
A co-innovation laboratory will be set up to quickly develop and bring new capabilities to the market of Microsoft Cloud-built companies.
To strengthen and expand technical skills, Microsoft will establish the • Gyndryl University for Microsoft • powered by Microsoft to quickly scale the skills of Kyndryl professionals.
Our interview with Paolo Degl”Innocenti, President of Kyndryl in Italy