GCC consulting market hits US$3bn in revenues
The GCC consulting market passed $3bn in revenues for the first time in 2018 - growing at an impressive 9.1% - largely driven by an uptick in demand in Saudi Arabia (up 12.1% to US$1.4bn in 2018).
Mason Advisory ranks in FT 1000: Europe’s Fastest Growing Companies 2019 report
A MediaCityUK-based company has been named the fastest growing management consultancy in the UK.
Prognosis For Health Care IoT: Six Predictions For 2019
There will be an estimated 14.2 billion connected devices in use this year, and roughly 161 million devices will be cropping up in hospitals, clinics and medical offices by 2020. While security issues with any connected device are concerning, they are particularly troubling for an industry that has such a direct impact on patient safety and lives.
Microsoft, Google and IBM listed as Visionary Leaders by 360Quadrants for Artificial Intelligence in Retail
360Quadrants powered by MarketsandMarkets, the world's only comparison platform that combines expert analysis with crowdsourced insights has released a quadrant on Artificial Intelligence in Retail industry to help businesses make quicker and more informed decisions
Banks are playing catch-up in the big-data game
With advances in data analytics, machine-learning models and the creation of vast amounts of data, there has been an explosion in model development and deployment across every industry — financial services is no exception...
PwC’s Strategy& Report: A Whooping $20B was Collected via Over 1132 ICOs and STOs in 2018
Those who try to keep in touch with what is going on in the crypto world may have noticed that while initial coin offerings (ICOs) are losing their popularity, the popularity of security token offerings (STO) is increasing...
Chief data officer role now well-entrenched, says Gartner
The global population of chief data officers has grown 100-fold, to 10,000 over the past decade as enterprises around the world race to exploit their data reserves
MIT Technology Review
No, scientists didn’t just “reverse time” with a quantum computer
Amazing headlines about time machines are a long way off the mark, sadly...
Siemens Corporate Shared Services
Siemens Launches New Battery Storage for Private Homes
Siemens has launched its first battery storage geared to the requirements in private homes. Homeowners can use the Junelight Smart Battery to maximize consumption of self-generated energy, minimize energy procurement cost and reduce emissions.
Cognizant Modernizes EmblemHealth Legacy Systems
Cognizant has announced its work with New York City based health insurance provider EmblemHealth, one of the largest non-profit health insurers in the U.S., to consolidate all of its applications and operations using Oracle Cloud Applications.
Digital health innovator, Liva Healthcare, gets €8 million investment from MIG, Santo Venture Capital and Digital Health Ventures
The European digital health company, Liva Healthcare, today announced an investment of eight million euros from three German venture funds: MIG (Munich), Santo Venture Capital (Holzkirchen) and Digital Health Ventures (Berlin).
Hitachi Consulting Europe
Regulation kept banks out of the cloud – Regulation will soon make cloud inevitable for banks
With the typical “peak and trough” consumption pattern for risk and regulatory workloads, the commercial rationale behind moving to the cloud always existed. Until recently, however, regulation inhibited cloud adoption. This is changing fast. The major cloud vendors, including Google, now tick most (if not all) of the boxes mandated by regulators from a security, jurisdiction and privacy perspective.
Global Micro services in Healthcare Market- Challenges, Standardisation, Operator Case Studies...
The Global Micro services in Healthcare Market is expected to rise from its initial estimated value of USD 132.01 million in 2018 to an estimated value of USD 643.66 million by 2026 registering a CAGR of 21.9% in the forecast period of 2019-2026. This rise in the market can be attributed to the efficient and high speed project delivery.
PA Consulting Group
The state of the UK energy retail market
PA Consulting’s Peter Siggins, energy expert, recently participated in a Utility Week webinar on the future of the energy retail market and how much of an impact political pressures such as the price cap and Brexit are having.
IBM Cloud helps UK Startup to create AI-Powered Assisted Living Solution
UK care management start up Karantis360 has turned to IBM
Leading Challenger Consultancy P2 Consulting Launches P2 Fin Crime
• Demand from financial institutions drives need for specialist financial crime agency.
Microsoft And VMware Close To Revealing Joint Development Of A Hybrid Cloud Solution: Report
Microsoft and VMware are preparing a groundbreaking partnership that will bring a fully supported version of VMware's virtualized compute infrastructure into the Azure cloud, according to a report in The Information.
Three Keys to Cloud Security
“Oracle and KPMG Cloud Threat Report 2019” demonstrates the importance of visibility, shared responsibility, and a CISO seat at the table..
Can blockchain solve data’s privacy problem?
Businesses want data on their customers. Customers want to protect their privacy, and ensure their information isn’t being misused. The General Data Protection Regulation in the European Union and the California Consumer Privacy Act in the United States are making efforts to protect personal data, but is there a better way?
Connected barrels: Transforming oil and gas strategies with the Internet of Things
In the oil and gas industry, the promise of IoT applications lies not with managing existing assets, supply chains, or customer relationships but, rather, in creating new value in information about these. An integrated deployment strategy is key for O&G companies looking to find value in IoT technology.