By Louis Columbus on November 2, 2018
Healthcare executives say privacy concerns (59%), legacy system integration (55%) and security concerns (54%) are the top three barriers holding back Internet of Things (IoT) adoption in healthcare organizations today according to the Accenture 2017 Internet of Health Things Survey. Over 100M healthcare IoT devices are installed worldwide today, growing to 161M by 2020, attaining […]
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By Louis Columbus on September 10, 2018
58% of healthcare systems breach attempts involve inside actors, which makes this the leading industry for insider threats today. Ransomware leads all malicious code categories, responsible for 70% of breach attempt incidents. Stealing laptops from medical professionals’ cars to obtain privileged access credentials to gain access and install malware on healthcare networks, exfiltrate valuable data […]
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By Louis Columbus on July 30, 2018
McKinsey predicts the Internet of Things (IoT) market will be worth $581B for ICT-based spend alone, growing at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) between 7 and 15% according to their study Internet of Things The IoT opportunity – Are you ready to capture a once-in-a-lifetime value pool? By 2020, Discrete Manufacturing, Transportation & Logistics […]
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By David Terrar on December 8, 2014
This is a must read, dissecting the massive SAP enterprise software ecosystem and economy. Hopefully senior executives, both in SAP and in the service providers and systems integrators that operate in the SAP Nation can put themselves in their customers shoes, read this book and listen to Vinnie Mirchandani’s call for action.
84% Of Enterprises See Big Data Analytics Changing Their Industries’ Competitive Landscapes In The Next Year
By Louis Columbus on December 1, 2014
87% of enterprises believe Big Data analytics will redefine the competitive landscape of their industries within the next three years. 89% believe that companies that do not adopt a Big Data analytics strategy in the next year risk losing market share and momentum. These and other key findings are from a Accenture and General Electric study published this month […]
Cognizant makes the biggest bet ever by an Indian services provider. Has the services game changed forever?
By Phil Fersht on September 17, 2014
Cognizant has upped the ante; now it’s time for the ambitious providers to open their war-chests
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Accenture makes a significant As-a-Service move by bringing together Operations, Cloud and Infrastructure
By Phil Fersht on July 21, 2014
The services world has already started to change – and those who are only just realizing this may already be too late
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By Michael Krigsman on June 30, 2014
Digital business transformation is the latest buzzword. These stats demonstrate how to gain real business benefit from the trend.
By Michael Krigsman on June 30, 2014
Research explains how marketers and the CMO can become leaders in digital business transformation.
By Phil Fersht on April 7, 2014
Accenture’s dropping the term “outsourcing” from its strategy line is the most significant yet in terms of rebranding the outsourcing business
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