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PwC Bringing disruptive technology to city streets across the world

News Image FiveAI is a UK technology start-up bringing together the best minds in AI, engineering and mobility to deliver a fully autonomous shared transport service for Europe’s cities. Operating out of six UK locations, the company already has prototype cars out and about in the UK, and is planning its first full service trial for commuters in London by early 2020. PwC's Private Business Leader for the West region, Colin Bates, spoke to FiveAI co-founder and CEO Stan Boland about the opportunities and challenges of being a world leader in transport innovation.

7 Factors to Help Ensure Digital Workplace Success

News Image There are many different ways of benchmarking the success or failures of a digital workplace. However, it is less obvious what makes a successful digital workplace and how it functions. Technology is now such a central part of the overall work experience that you can’t separate it from the people agenda

Women Reveal: The 7 Best Things About Working in Tech

• 54% of women believe there are now more women working in tech than five years ago.
• 63% of women cite ‘being taken seriously’ as the number one challenge in the tech industry.
• 67% of women believe ‘making a positive impact’ is the best thing about being a woman in tech.

NEWS - Accenture Report on the Use of AI and RPA in Fintech

• CFOs are poised to transform finance organizations through AI and RPA.
• Two-thirds of respondents in a recent Accenture survey said transforming finance operations through digitally-based systems is a priority.
• AI and RPA can automate more than 80 percent of most finance functions, freeing finance professionals to concentrate on higher-value activities.

Global risk services market set to pass US$80bn by 2020

Following growth of 7% to US$62bn in 2017, a new report today estimates that growth in the global risk services market will accelerate to more than 10% in 2019, with the value of the market passing US$80bn by 2020. This will be an uplift of almost US$30bn (over 50% growth) in just five years.

Tribal Newchurch Top drivers for UK education cloud adoption

News Image With cloud spending within UK education predicted to increase to £125m by 2020/21 some might be forgiven for thinking that moving to the cloud is an objective in itself. Fortunately, education leaders are seeing beyond the technological implementation side of things and focusing on the outcomes cloud brings about...

Infosys Consulting Infosys to double employees’ salary

News Image Infosys, India’s second-largest IT services company, has been one of the biggest recruiter of IT professionals in the country amid the big tech players such as Tata Consultancy Services, Wipro, HCL Technologies and Tech Mahindra. To what it seems like a good news for Infosys employees, the Bengaluru-headquartered IT behemoth is planning to upskill its employees in an aim to reduce attrition rate and double their salaries.

Infosys Consulting Testing Imperatives for AI Systems

News Image In the past, Artificial Intelligence research was confined primarily to big technology companies and was conceived as a technology concept that could mimic human intelligence. However, with rapid advances in data collection, processing and computation power, AI has become the new electricity for every business.

IBM Global Cloud Computing Market 2018 Scope And Latest Trends 2023: Microsoft Azure, IBM, Amazon Web Services And Aliyun

News Image Global Cloud Computing market 2018 report frames ideas investigation, observes research, investments in features rich services and products, product distinction, technical inventions, and prices. The Cloud Computing industry research highlights the aspects which influence product development and market development together with up-gradations that may boost the market.