Technology news for Australian CFOs and financial decision-makers
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Accenture announces its second acquisition in Australia in a fortnight
The news comes barely a week after Accenture announced its acquisition of Icon Integration, another boutique Australian technology consultancy.
Ethisphere recognises 2020 World’s Most Ethical Companies
This year 132 organisations from 21 countries and 51 industries have been recognised on the list.
Accenture announces new acquisition to bolster digital supply chain solutions
The acquisition will boost Accenture’s growing technology practice and number of SAP professionals in Australia and New Zealand.
Growth of digital payments set to cost Australian banks US$3 billion
Banks must change their business models to avoid massive shortfall in the next five years.
Accenture and Google Cloud partner to support life sciences industry
“INTIENT will advance Accentures and Google Cloud's shared mission to empower life sciences organisations with intelligent solutions that help bring innovative treatments to patients around the world."
ServiceNow introduces new industry solutions strategy
The company announced an expansion to its partnerships with Deloitte and Accenture to address digital transformation challenges.
Accenture acquires Australian consultants, Apis Group
The firm works with some of Australia’s largest federal public service organisations, providing a range of services.
APT groups conducting more targeted intrusions – Accenture
Analysts now see an emergence of malware executed through web browsers focused on targeting online merchants and retailers specifically.
Rockwell Automation joins forces with Accenture, Microsoft, to simplify digital transformation
Rockwell Automation’s new Digital Partner Program streamlines industrial IoT implementations by connecting customers to digital expertise and solutions.
Automation Anywhere’s A/NZ Partner Award winners
Winning partners include BTP Australia, Spectar Group, Delv, Procensol, and Accenture.
Global fintech investment drops, but APAC deals stand strong
Investors have signalled a shift away from fintech ventures as fundraising and deal activity in China showed a significant slowdown in the first half of 2019.
Enterprises missing out on benefits of cloud, research finds
"There is significant scope for companies to fully realise all the benefits offered by the cloud."
DXC appoints new leader following Mike Lawrie retirement
"I am looking forward to leveraging these strengths and my proven operational playbook to accelerate the execution of our growth strategy."
‘Rotation Champions’ heralding the way for the future of business in China
“Chinese companies have demonstrated great determination to digitise their organisations against the current complex business environment. But to stay ahead of the competition, business leaders need to achieve disruptive growth and reinvent businesses and ecosystems.”
Australians unaware of govt's digital services
New tools that leverage AI and other innovative technologies have potential to future-proof the provision of online services in Australia."
The changing CFO role in a digital world
The role of the chief financial officer is flexing and shifting in the digital era, challenging those responsible to focus on more than conventional corporate financial management.
DTCC and Accenture unveil research on blockchain governance model
The study introduces model that addresses the responsibilities and critical functions in operating and maintaining a private, permissioned DLT platform.
Coles supply chain transformation aims to save $1b over four years
Accenture will support Coles digital and technology development initiatives. This includes the modernisation of the supply chain with partners Witron and Ocado.
IBM and Cisco lead GlobalData’s Industrial Internet theme
Both gained the highest Thematic score (5 out of 5) for the Industrial Internet theme in GlobalData’s Thematic Scorecard for the IT Services sector.
Why the state sector overhaul is a huge opportunity – Accenture
The Government’s proposal to unify the entire state sector could deliver enormous economic and social benefits.
Exclusive: Why Australian organisations need to prepare for disruption
"There is a genuine need for Australia to wake from its slumber and progress innovation from discussion through to execution."
Organisations spending more as cyberattacks increase
"Despite our remote location, Australia has not escaped the impact of some major global ransomware attacks in the last 12 months, with many businesses falling victim."
Why AI will be procurement’s greatest ally
"AI can help identify emerging suppliers, technologies and products in specific categories."
Huawei and IBM rank top in new cloud market analysis
360Quadrants has released a managed services report that also names Atos and Accenture as leaders in its new managed services report.