About one year after its introduction, the relevance of S/4HANA is still highly controversial among SAP users in German enterprises.
PAC attended HPE’s annual Discover event in London this week. CEO and President Meg Whitman was in town to talk customers and partners through what the dramatic changes at the company over the last couple of years mean for its future direction.
Cognizant continues its “digital shopping tour” and acquires Netherlands-based digital agency Mirabeau
Cognizant, a global IT and business process outsourcing services provider, announced this week that it had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Mirabeau BV, a digital marketing and customer experience agency located in the Netherlands. Thus the widespread trend of IT services providers and management consultants ...
The SaaS HCM and financial management solution provider extends its analytics capabilities for Workday and non-Workday data. Users will be enabled to analyze various data sets within the context of their applications.
Unter dem Motto „Digitalisierung.Einfach.Machen“ hatte der Geschäftskundenbereich der Telekom Deutschland zum alljährlichen Kundenevent gebeten. An geschichtsträchtiger Stätte, dem Berliner E-Werk wurde an 2 Tagen über die Chancen und Risiken der Digitalisierung für Unternehmen diskutiert.
Businesses are replete with connected devices owned by the enterprise and employees. Smartphones, tablets, PCs and Macs collectively represent a threat and an opportunity for companies.
Managed improperly, connected devices are gaping security holes and even legal liabilities in some cases. If corralled properly for corporate purposes, the ...
It is an interesting time for Fujitsu.
The company has hit the headlines in recent weeks over reports over the future of its PC business with a partnership with Lenovo on the cards. Meanwhile, the company is also pushing ahead with an often painful restructuring program designed to improve its positioning in the digital world.
EXL Service started-off as a niche BPO specialist in the US and has expanded its expertise and geographical reach over the years. Now EXL offers operations management with process automation and advanced analytics on top.
While there can be no doubt that SAP is a leading provider of business application software, this does not apply to the vendor's role as development platform player. The software maker hopes that an extended offering named SAP HANA 2 will resonate with the developer community.
CenturyLink’s recently-announced decision to sell its data centres in a £1.7-bn transaction is reflective of the telcos struggle to effectively battle with hyperscale providers in the ultracompetitive infrastructure services market.
Monroe, La.-based CenturyLink decided to sell its data centres, including the five it owns in Slough, ...
It’s tempting to assume infrastructure and operations professionals in the U.K. will clamber over themselves to outsource all sorts of enterprise data given the vast amount of technology infrastructure that will be made available this year.
More infrastructure capacity is coming online as a result of massive data centre buildouts by ...
It has been a year of massive change for Dell, which has seen it snap up EMC for a whopping £43bn and sell its IT services business to NTT DATA for $3bn. The NTT DATA deal closed this week, and PAC recently caught up with executives from NTT DATA Services, formerly Dell Services, to discuss its positioning around IoT.
CFOs have the chance to significantly contribute to the successful digital transformation of their organization. F&A BPS providers are important enablers to achieve this.
SAP hasn’t made much noise around IoT so far, at least until it announced joining the "billion dollar IoT club" for which it put aside €2 billion. This sum will be spent over the coming years in pushing its IoT strategy forward and rolling out the set of IoT solutions expecting to boost overall value of its existing business. PAC caught up ...
The clear focus for Tech Mahindra is on digital innovation – that was also showcased at its recent analyst event for the DACH region.
The acquisition of Appirio by Wipro, announced last week, is another example of a move by IT service giants to quickly gain expertise in the fast-growing cloud market by purchasing cloud-specific providers.
Salesforce.com partners like Appirio, which it is was born as, have been snapped up over the past year as the world’s largest tech ...
Industrie 4.0 bewegt die deutsche Fertigungs- und Logistikbranche derzeit wie kein zweites Innovationsthema. Doch wie gehen Unternehmen vor, wenn sie Projekte tatsächlich starten und betreiben?
NetSuite is among the few global players that offer cloud-based ERP. The company has a good chance of growing its business globally. But the future is very much in the hands of the potential new owner, Oracle.
Amazon’s newfound friendship with VMWare opens up the lucrative cloud market for the infrastructure services company by broadening its appeal to companies looking to combine data centre resources with AWS’ public cloud services in ‘hybrid cloud’ scenarios.
PAC recently attended BearingPoint’s Digital Ecosystem Management Summit in London to get some more insight into the strategy behind its "€1bn by 2020" ambition. The key takeaway of the DEM Summit was that BearingPoint bets on Digital Ecosystem Management as its key offering crucial to its growth ambition. DEM is all about helping customers ...