Accenture beefs up blockchain security
Accenture Plc has developed new technology that it says can help make blockchain applications more secure and could speed up their deployment in sectors such as finance
Cognizant Business Consulting
Cognizant Opens a Digital Business Collaboratory in Melbourne, Australia
MELBOURNE—Feb. 20, 2017—Cognizant today announced the opening of its Digital Business Collaboratory in Melbourne, Australia. The Collaboratory provides a dedicated space, technology, managed innovation process, and a team of experts so clients can work with Cognizant and partners to design, prototype, and build innovative solutions for the digital economy.
Atos is the IT partner of AEOLIX, the European project for the digital transformation of logistics
AEOLIX will improve the visibility of data throughout the supply chain, making the transport of goods across Europe more efficient and sustainable while reducing energy consumption by more than 30%.
Only 25% millennials in Finance are likely to stay with a company long term
Leading and motivating cohesive, rightly skilled teams is more crucial now than ever before to stay ahead. As the Millennial generation of employees has come on board, they have brought new talents and new priorities.
Turning Big Data into Big Opportunities
Demands from end users and the business are sky-high for data access and analysis in real-time. How can you meet these demands in a cost-effective way?
Slack Grows Up, Aims To Take On Microsoft With New “Slack Grid” For Enterprises
On Tuesday morning, Slack raised the curtain on “Slack Grid,” a new set of administrator tools for large companies that have many Slack groups running in their workplace.
Frost And Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan Uncovers the Strongest Innovation and Investment Opportunities
Focusing on 17 emerging trends will help garner a competitive advantage in an uncertain market, says Frost & Sullivan's Visionary Innovation team.
EY announces new joint offerings with Microsoft to help businesses secure their digital transformation and fight cyber crime
➤ EY suite of cyber managed services – EY Cybersecurity as a Service (CaaS) – to be provided on Microsoft Azure...
Cognizant Named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed Workplace Services in North America
The newly released report evaluates 21 managed workplace services providers on their completeness of vision and ability to execute across a variety of criteria, including service delivery capabilities, customer experience, operations, market understanding and strategy, and innovation.
UK start-up invents ground-breaking Augmented Reality tech to create adverts the size of sky scrapers.
New start-up, Lightvert Ltd., is set to disrupt the Digital Out-of-Home (DOOH) market with a ground-breaking new augmented reality solution called ECHO. ECHO is a patented technology that will take advertising to new dimensions of both height and engagement, producing huge digital images that appear as if by magic to the viewer.
Accenture Positioned as Overall Market Leader in Digital Marketing Operations by HfS Research
Accenture is positioned as the overall leader and in the “Winner’s Circle” of the HfS Research 2016 Blueprint Report for Digital Marketing Operations.
Inflation is well and truly back this Valentine’s Day, with January heralding the highest inflation rates we have seen for 30 months
The latest inflation figures released today by the ONS show that inflation, as recorded by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), reached 1.8% for the 12 months to January. This means prices increased at a faster rate than they have done for almost 3 years...
ONS data reveals manufacturing production growth
Manufacturing production is estimated to have grown by 2.1% last December compared with November, data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has shown
McLaren Automotive to build £50 million chassis factory
Supercar giant McLaren Automotive is to build a £50 million Composites Technology Centre that is responsible for the development and manufacturing of carbon fibre chassis, it has been announced.
New Innovation Programme Gears Up to Drive Health Tech Innovation in North West
PwC Start-up Growth Programme is proud to launch The Future of Health. Based in Salford and starting March 2017, in collaboration with UP ventures group, the 12 week programme focusses on employee wellbeing, connected healthcare and long term care. Through a mix of sector-focussed coaching from PwC, UP and their clients, introductions and senior executive engagement, the programme will enable 12 start-ups to grow their business and change the face of health.
IBM surges ahead in thought leadership rankings
White Space publishes top five leading producers of high quality thought leadership in the global consulting industry during the second half of 2016...
UK's sharing economy feeling regulatory pressure |
The major sharing economy sectors in the UK are facing increasing pressure from regulators, according to PwC. The Big Four firm said the rate of growth in the sharing economy sectors has started to slow this year. Regulators are tightening up and better enforcing tax rules, and legal rulings in areas such as employment regulation are challenging existing business models, it added.
Hello World: Best practices for authentic customer communications
While every brand mishap doesn’t make national or global headlines, every negative customer interaction has the power to diminish a brand’s trust and affinity among their consumers. In our instantaneous society, seemingly small comments or inquiries to customer service or social posts can quickly turn into a firestorm if left ignored or addressed disingenuously
Cognitive, Internet of Things, big data have exponential potential;
Emerging technologies such as cognitive, Internet of Things and big data have the potential to transform every industry across the world. The potential of these technologies are just being realised...
Crying out for purpose in the Davos mountains
Blog by Valerie Keller Executive Director, EY Global Markets and Global Lead,