Salesforce to donate $17 million to fight climate change, economic inequality
Salesforce said Sunday it will donate $17 million to nonprofits over the next year to advance the United Nations’ environmental sustainability and economic equality goals
Cognizant Named an AI Consultancy Leader in Asia Pacific by Independent Research Firm
SINGAPORE, November 20, 2019 – Cognizant (Nasdaq: CTSH) is recognized as an Artificial
Intelligence (AI) Consultancies leader in the Asia Pacific (AP) region by Forrester Research, a leading
global research and advisory firm. The Forrester Wave™: AI Consultancies In Asia Pacific, Q3 2019
report reviews the capabilities of 10 service providers on 24 criteria covering their current offering,
strategy, and market presence.
Rise of renewables is a boon for consultants
- Digital initiatives and the rise of renewables drive up global energy & resources consulting revenues past US$16bn
- Energy companies spend over US$10bn on consulting
- India’s energy & resources consulting market is the fastest growing in the world
Questioning The Long-Term Importance Of Big Data In AI
No asset is more prized in today's digital economy than data. It has become widespread to the point of cliche to refer to data as "the new oil." As one recent Economist headline put it, data is "the world's most valuable resource."
Good Growth for Cities - Measuring what matters when it comes to growth
Good Growth for Cities measures the performance of the UK’s largest cities against 10 indicators that the public think are most important when it comes to economic wellbeing. The Index was developed by PwC and the think tank Demos in the aftermath of the financial crisis in response to the sense that we need to look beyond GDP headlines to measure economic success.
Fintech startup Open among the 8 Indian companies in KPMG Fintech100 Report
Open, the fastest-growing SME neobanking service globally, has made it to the ‘Fintech 100’, a collaborative initiative undertaken by KPMG and H2 Ventures, which recognizes the best fintech innovators from around the world.
Siemens Corporate Shared Services
Siemens' newly acquired Corindus unit performs its first robotic brain aneurysm surgery
Corindus Vascular Robotics reported that it has completed its first machine-assisted brain surgery procedure in humans.
Personalisation Helps Growth Tech Companies to Achieve Revenue Goals
Gartner research of technology and service providers indicates that marketers in “growth” organisations are personalising webpages and emails for target accounts significantly more than those in “no growth” organisations.
Gartner Top 10 Data and Analytics Trends
These data and analytics technology trends will have significant disruptive potential over the next three to five years.
Frost And Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan: Cybersecurity Market in Asia-Pacific Observes Growth Opportunities from Digital Transformation and Sophisticated Cyber Threats
AI in Cybersecurity a Growing Necessity Amidst a Rapidly Evolving Business Landscape, Finds Frost & Sullivan
Security Supply and Demand: An Economic Approach to Cybersecurity Risk Management
Cybersecurity risk management is not a purely technical or theoretical endeavor. Information security investments now inform security supply with the aim of reducing data breaches and boosting public perception. However, the demand for greater spending doesn’t necessarily equate to improved defenses.
Wood Mackenzie Ltd
The Oil Industry’s Next Big Challenge? How To Stay Investable
What’s the mood in the oil and gas industry? We’d say caution has crept in, based on the tone of debate at Wood Mackenzie’s October Energy Summits in London and Houston. These revealed common themes, hot topics and differing perspectives from each side of the Atlantic
Shattering myths and misperceptions about biometric debit and credit cards
Biometric cards could make a strong dent against credit card fraud, but several myths surround the technology...
Digital transformation: Improving the odds of success
For established companies, the pressure to digitise business models and products has reached new intensity. McKinsey research shows that the best-performing decile of digitised incumbents earns as much as 80 percent of the digital revenues generated in their industries. Ascending to that elite group is far from easy...
Gartner: Three Barriers to AI Adoption
CIOs are set to include artificial intelligence in their IT strategy. Technical, legislative and cultural challenges could influence their AI ambitions
Equiteq advises Caiman Consulting, a leading US management consultancy to the technology industry, on its sale to Sia Partners
“The Equiteq team was a pleasure to work with in completing a fairly complex transaction.They demonstrated a strong depth of knowledge in professional services, top negotiation skills, and the patience and fortitude to bring the buyer and seller to a mutually agreeable place to complete the deal.”- Raazi Imam, Caiman CEO
UK Investment in Quantum Technology Expected to Leap Over the Next Five Years – CBI/Accenture
UK business investment in new technologies such as quantum computing, blockchain and other distributed ledger technologies, and artificial intelligence (AI) is set to jump in the next five years, according to the CBI and Accenture Tech Tracker survey.
New report – Accounting firms advisory revenues pass US$2bn in China
As China’s consulting market rapidly grew by 13.4% to almost US$6bn in 2018 (US$5.98bn), the consulting arms of accounting firms—a group dominated by the Big Four—continued to outperform the market, with revenues increasing 15.9% to pass US$2bn (US$2.1bn) for the first time. Accounting firms now generate more than a third of all consulting revenues in China.
Google Brings it's new Domain to Even More Platforms Including Spotify and Microsoft
About a week ago, Google expanded its links to its calendar app where users can instantaneously create new calendar events straight from Chrome's address bar. The company today announced it's bringing the service to the masses allowing non-Google platforms to attach their services to the new shortcut domains. Already, rivals Microsoft and Music streaming platform Spotify have snatched up some of these domains...
The top 5 DevOps myths debunked
Business executives today are under pressure to accelerate speed to market while ensuring high quality, so it's not surprising that they are turning to DevOps practices to ensure high-quality software and an exceptional experience for the customer.