Samsung Electronics announced on March 7 that it has formed a strategic alliance with a global IT service company Getronics. Getronics, based in Germany, now provides a variety of IT services, including IT consulting, MIS, cloud service, data center, and repair & maintenance for public and private entities in 90 countries worldwide.
Under the partnership, Samsung Electronics will take advantage of Getronics' professional service capabilities to provide better services to its European clients in printer and multi-printer areas.
In particular, the two parties will expand business opportunities by establishing MPS solution and service infrastructure targeting large-scale corporate clients. In addition, they will expand the areas of cooperation centering on cloud service and mobile solution businesses, the areas where the demand from the corporate and public sectors is expected to grow at a rapid pace.