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Category Archives: Security and Risk

What does Tomorrow’s Cyber-Security Unicorn Look Like?

What does Tomorrow’s Cyber-Security Unicorn Look Like?

A look at how at the profile of security professionals is changing in a market underpinned by massive demand with limited supply.

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Accenture, NTT, IBM, Cognizant and TCS making the early moves with Blockchain Services

Accenture, NTT, IBM, Cognizant and TCS making the early moves with Blockchain Services

HfS unveils the first ever view of service provider capability with Block Chain

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Christine's Chapel... Services Gospel

Christine's Chapel... Services Gospel

Hear from IT services veteran Christine Ferrusi Ross why she joined HfS and her future plans with the analyst firm

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Blockchain Microwave Chickens?

Blockchain Microwave Chickens?

Because blockchain is a difficult concept to understand, many people do not seem to understand what it actually is, except that it will "revolutionize" lots of things...

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Could the European Data Protection Regulation wreak havoc with Data, Automation and Cognitive solutions?

Could the European Data Protection Regulation wreak havoc with Data, Automation and Cognitive solutions?

The General Data Protection Regulation became law in May and could dramatically impact the way companies deal with cloud services and artificial intelligence

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Outcome-based Contracts Are A Nightmare – Do Them Anyway

Outcome-based Contracts Are A Nightmare – Do Them Anyway

There's a lot of difficulty in negotiating outcome-based contracts, but your success in the as-a-Service economy requires you to do it

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Budgets? We don’t need no stinking budgets! Or do we? An interview with Accenture’s Bill Phelps

Budgets? We don’t need no stinking budgets! Or do we? An interview with Accenture’s Bill Phelps

I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Bill Phelps, Managing Director, Accenture Security, to discuss our report. Bill was one of my co-collaborators in this research effort, and I was curious to get his take on both the survey and its implicatio

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Welcome to my blog: In Digital We Trust?

Welcome to my blog: In Digital We Trust?

As we continue the shift from the legacy, analog economy of the last century towards a still emerging 21st century digital economy, new opportunities abound. Brands that couldn’t have existed 20 years ago now dominate our global economy.

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Can HPE + CSC dominate the digital underbelly, or has that ship sailed?

Digital Underbelly

These two firms need to be slammed together with an urgency and focus not yet seen in our industry

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Buyers perceive Accenture, Deloitte and KPMG as the most trusted consultants for achieving Intelligent Operations

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The focus shifts to using consultants with real change management, process transformation, analytics and automation chops

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