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McKinsey & Company Acquires Analytics Consultancy Caserta

Management consulting firm McKinsey & Company recently announced the acquisition of data analytics consulting and implementation firm Caserta. The new purchase will provide additional strength to McKinsey's data transformation business by improving its ability to implement cloud data strategies at scale...

Technology

Accenture Research Shows Only 12% of Companies Going Beyond Experimenting With...

A recent research study by Accenture shows that the majority of organizations utilizing Artificial Intelligence (AI) are only experimenting with the technology, creating significant opportunities for companies to grow in their use of AI as capabilities continue to evolve. The authors of “The Art of AI Maturity: Advancing from Practice to Performance” extensively studied approximately 1,200 global companies and surveyed 1,615 executives...

Healthcare

Nordic Consulting Partners Joins Accrete Health Partners Via Acquisition

Nordic Consulting Partners, a Madison, Wisconsin-based health and technology consultancy, will be acquired by Accrete Health Partners, a strategic holding company of Bon Secours Mercy Health, as part of a deal that will see the firm’s previous owners Silversmith Capital Partners exiting its investment. The financial terms of the transaction were not publicly disclosed...

Government

Maine Government Awards HR System Fix Contract To Accenture

Six years, two governors, and $35 million dollars later, the state of Maine still does not have a fully functioning, modernized HR system. After the failure of its previous systems implementer, the state has awarded a $10.9 million contract to consulting firm Accenture to complete the project and bring an upgraded system to Maine’s more than 12,000 government employees...

Popular Articles

Booz Allen Hamilton Executive Discusses Company Strategy

Booz Allen Hamilton has evolved from its humble beginnings 107 years ago when it was started by Edwin G. Booz as a service offering impartial advice to then-nascent organizations such as Goodyear, Canadian Pacific Railway, and the like. Now, with a 2020 $113 million government...

Underrepresentation In Female Leadership Sounds An Alarm In The Healthcare Industry

The gender gap in the healthcare industry has always been a looming indicator of societal inequalities for women in the workplace. Despite the fact that women make up 70% of nurses and a large share of clinical care providers, there is an alarming gap in leadership positions filled by women...

Teneo Announces New Chairwoman, Ursula Burns

Management consulting and advisory company, Teneo, has recently announced a new addition to the top tier of its team. Ursula Burns, the former CEO of Xerox, has been chosen as the chairwoman of the company with the departure of Declan Kelly, the former CEO and chairman of the company, and also co-founder...

Why Cybersecurity Success Depends On Public-Private Partnership

As highlighted by the widespread SolarWinds security breach, the public and private sector can no longer afford to act separately when it comes to cybersecurity. Supported by a network of similar hardware and software vendors and interconnected through the course of daily business...

The Top 100 IT Consulting and Services Companies of 2021

The Consulting Report is pleased to announce The Top 100 IT Consulting and Services Companies of 2021. These are the companies leading some of...

Deloitte Expands Cloud-Services Portfolio With Acquisition Of CloudQuest

In a recent press release, Big Four accounting and professional services firm Deloitte announced the acquisition of Cupertino, California-based cloud security posture management provider CloudQuest. The startup, which offers cloud-native security orchestration, automation, and response (SOAR) services specialized for InfoSec and SecDevOps teams...

Accenture’s History With Healthcare.gov Factors Into Current CMS Contract

The battle for a healthcare.gov contract with The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has endured a long series of bid protests. In what has amounted to a protracted game of contractual hot potato, Accenture Federal Services has beat out its competitor, Deloitte, for the moment...

The Top 25 Women Leaders in Cybersecurity IT Services of 2021

The IT Services Report is pleased to announce The Top 25 Women Leaders in Cybersecurity IT Services of 2021. These women leaders represent some of the most prominent IT organizations that provide clients across the public and private sectors with ongoing cybersecurity services...

Kaiser Permanente To Partner With Accenture, Microsoft For Cloud Expansion

Microsoft recently announced a multi-year collaboration with IT services company Accenture and healthcare industry leader Kaiser Permanente to enhance its hosted cloud environment infrastructure that supports its 12.4 million members and more than 85,000 care providers. The collective effort to improve Kaiser Permanente’s cloud capabilities will ultimately enable them to better serve their members by delivering personalized digital experiences and more data-informed decision making...

The Evolution Of Banking Security

The rapid, widespread embrace of remote work policies driven by the COVID-19 pandemic has placed cybersecurity as a focal point of business success. Cybercriminals have, in turn, adapted accordingly and their crooked campaigns constitute a major threat for individuals, companies, and entire governments in the age of digitalization...