Consulting Headlines

22-May-2019
OEE Case Study: An operations strategy for growing success.

News Image A UK-based specialist lender was looking to treble its balance sheet while delivering sector-leading cost-to-income ratio as part of its five year plan. OEE Consulting was asked to build an operating model to achieve the bank’s targets, with a focus on creating an operations function to support business growth.

22-May-2019
Datafloq The smart approach to making a central part of your adoption plan

News Image There is no question that digitisation and technology have completely changed nearly every aspect of businesses over the past century. Today, many companies are heavily focused on digital adoption and doing all they can to utilise new technology to improve their results. By definition, digital adoption means that the entire business has “achieved a state in which digital tools are being used as intended and to the fullest extent.”

22-May-2019
Unisys The digital transformation debate: It’s about people AND technology

News Image In recent years, there have been a wave of articles professing that digital transformation is about people, not technology. The argument typically runs along the lines that it takes people to execute the strategy and without the right skills, culture and change management, any digital transformation initiative will likely miss the mark. While this is accurate, the same could be said of most major initiatives.

22-May-2019
Microsoft Microsoft Wants to Protect Your Identity With Bitcoin

News Image Microsoft would like to loosen its grip on your login. The company’s credentials are used all around the internet, especially by companies and developers who use its cloud service, Azure. But on Monday, the company unveiled a project that, using the technology that underpins bitcoin, would give you control of your own credentials, independent of any company. The question is whether you’ll want to take on the responsibility...

15-May-2019
Should Accountants Adopt Blockchain?

News Image We all know that blockchain has some massive bouts of potential in it. It is said that blockchain could solve a lot of the world's issues but it hasn’t got to the stage of mainstream adoption. Now, the revolutionary technology has the capability to change the role of accountants which means they will become, according to industry speaker and author Ian Khan, “the digital detectives of tomorrow.”

15-May-2019
Why most digital workplace initiatives will fail

News Image Despite all of the hype around digital transformation, the majority of digital initiatives launched by midsize and large organisations will fail to create new ways of working through 2021, according to a Gartner report released on Wednesday. In 80% of digital initiatives, only one quarter of companies will actually create new ways of working, the report found.

15-May-2019
IBM HCL Technologies will make space for 2,000 IBM staff

News Image BENGALURU: HCL Technologies plans to take on board nearly 2,000 IBM employees as part of its $1.8-billion deal to acquire some of the latter’s software assets, as the Noida-based tech services exporter adopts a strategy to shore up its IP-led business faster than traditional software services.

15-May-2019
Deloitte Deloitte survey: 53% of enterprises see blockchain as top-5 priority

News Image Today Deloitte released findings from its 2019 blockchain survey. Compared to other studies, Deloitte’s is one of the most optimistic in both 2018 and 2019. It found that 53% (2018: 43%) of enterprise respondents cite blockchain as a top-five strategic priority and 56% (2018: 59%) believe blockchain will disrupt their industry. Only 6% are unsure or don’t see the need to use blockchain.

15-May-2019
Siemens Corporate Shared Services Global Neuroscience Market 2019 Doric Lenses Inc, GE Healthcare, Siemens Healthineers

News Image The report on the Global Neuroscience Market offers complete data on the Neuroscience market. Components, for example, main players, analysis, size, situation of the business, SWOT analysis, and best patterns in the market are included in the report. In addition to this, the report sports numbers, tables, and charts that offer a clear viewpoint of the Neuroscience market.