Transforming E&U operations with IoT
With the proliferation of smart meters and cheap sensors, energy and utilities companies are looking to technology as a catalyst for business change. Distributed power generation is eroding traditional revenue streams.
Asset and wealth management deals insights
M&A can help sustain competitive relevance in this new and unfamiliar landscape
Siemens Corporate Shared Services
No time to rest as Siemens prepares for the future
The German engineering giant is expecting bumper profits in the wake of a massive restructuring that will also cut thousands of jobs. But Siemens believes a new, leaner structure is vital for long-term growth.
PA Consulting Group
Data driven healthcare is the new reality
Effective use of data should be at the heart of healthcare management. It should inform all planning, action and decision making. After all, using data to inform diagnoses, treatment planning and evaluation is at the cornerstone of how clinicians care effectively for patients.
IBM revamps its entrepreneur program to boost early-stage startups
IBM recently revamped its global entrepreneur program which offers credits and benefits to the startup ecosystem. The program is now divided into three levels which are the starter lever, builder level and premium level.
Latest EU study shows EU countries are racing to the top with Open Data to drive digital innovation
New study by Capgemini Consulting highlights the significant progress European countries have made to elevate Open Data and its re-use to the next level...
RedQuadrant appointed to Management Consultancy framework RM3745
We are delighted to announce that the Crown Commercial Service has appointed RedQuadrant and our consortium to three lots on their Management Consultancy Framework RM3745.
Global State of Information Security® Survey 2018
Protecting digital society from cyber shocks: how prepared are UK organisations?
IBM says it's reached milestone in quantum computing
IBM has announced a milestone in its race against Google and other big tech firms to build a powerful quantum computer.
The company's scientists have successfully built and measured a processor prototype with 50 quantum bits, known as qubits.
-it's the first time any company has built a quantum computer at this scale.
The FA Announces Digital Transformation Partnership with Cognizant
The FA has today announced an agreement with Cognizant, one of the world’s leading professional services companies, making Cognizant The FA’s digital transformation partner, supporting the football governing body’s new digital engagement programme.
Data security, data ownership and the use of cloud technology are stirring uncertainty among global CFOs
Managing data security and privacy seen as significant challenge by CFOs
lack of clarity over data ownership and governance has a significant impact on reporting effectiveness
Traditional governance and board structures challenged by geopolitical risks and technology and data environment
Deloitte Reports More Than 26,000 Blockchain Projects Launched in 2016
Professional services major Deloitte claims that over 26,000 new Blockchain technology-based projects were launched on the code repository GitHub in 2016. GitHub is a development platform that houses codes for more than 86,000 Blockchain programs, including large projects such as Bitcoin.
Accelerating innovation through responsible AI
Artificial intelligence (AI) is emerging as the defining technology of our age, with many industries already utilising AI in some form. Unleash the full potential of AI to transform your business model by offering transformational possibilities for consumers, businesses and society as a whole.
Amazon makes Cambridge heart of Alexa and drone innovation with new offices
Amazon has reiterated it's commitment to the UK by opening a new so-called Development Centre in the heart of Cambridge – three storeys of premium office space housing 400 employees dedicated to research for products from Amazon’s AI-assistant Alexa to the brave new field of Prime Air drone deliveries.
Crown Commercial Service awards MCA Award-Winning Consultancy PPL a new Framework Agreement for the provision of consultancy services across the UK public sector
PPL is delighted to announce that, following an extensive evaluation process, the Crown Commercial Service has awarded us and our partners a framework agreement covering the areas of Health & Community (Lot 5), Education (Lot 6) and ICT & Digital (Lot 8).
Business needs to brace for disruption given patchy progress on G20 climate action - PwC report
PWC has just launched the latest edition of The Low Carbon Economy Index which tracks the progress that G20 countries are making to decarbonise their economies.
"IBM leaps to 3rd place in Cloud Wars," says Forbes
CLOUD WARS -- As businesses move beyond cloud experiments to deeply strategic deployments, the balance of power in the Cloud Wars Top 10 is shifting toward those tech providers that can move those business customers past the infrastructure phase and into the high-value realm of AI-driven competitive advantage.
PA Consulting Group
How can the circular economy create value for your business
Our current economic model is inefficient. With a finite level of resources, volatile commodity prices, and a growing consumer middle class, business cannot keep doing business the same way.
This is more than an existential threat to businesses. Companies thinking differently, thinking circular, are finding ways of creating value now
AI brings news stability risks, warns regulator
An increasing reliance on artificial intelligence by banks, insurers and hedge funds could have unintended consequences and threaten the financial system's stability, warns a report from a top global watchdog.
BearingPoint wins Chartis RiskTech100® 2018 award for Regulatory Reporting
Chartis Research, the leading provider of research and analysis on the global market for risk technology, honors BearingPoint in its new rankings report