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Accenture opens IoT centre in Singapore
Accenture has opened an Internet of Things (IoT) Centre of Excellence for Resources in Singapore, which the company said would help companies transform their businesses through a combination of “deep industry experience and innovative technologies.”
With Accenture aid, M1 completes billing and customer care system upgrade
M1 Ltd said it has completed a ‘major upgrade’ of its billing and customer care system, in collaboration with Accenture. Financial details were not disclosed.
Week in Review: The Internet, messaging apps and elections
Singaporeans go to the polls today better informed than ever, thanks to the Internet and messaging apps, says Karamjit Singh, who also is excited to welcome AM-Met-Life Insurance CEO Ramzi Toubassy the What’s Next conference.
68% of enterprises not prepared for ‘as-a-Service’ economy: Accenture
Although 53% of senior executives in a survey view the ‘as-a-Service’ economy as critical for their organisation, 68% of enterprises report that their core enterprise processes will not be delivered as-a-Service for five or more years.
Banks don’t hold the future of banking: Akamai exec
Banks may talk about a customer-centric experience, but there is too much governance and too much legacy, and they are horrible at innovating, says Akamai’s John Ellis.
Axiata’s bumpy IT transformation programme: Lessons learnt
Axiata president and group CEO Jamaludin Ibrahim comes clean on Celcom’s IT transformation programme that caused it to lose customers and dealers, and the lessons the group learned from it. Goh Thean Eu has the story.
Industrial IoT can boost economy, but under risk: Accenture
At a time of uncertain economic growth, the Industrial Internet of Things could contribute US$14.2 trillion to world output by 2030, according to new research by Accenture – but these potential gains are at risk because neither companies nor governments are taking sufficient action to put in place the conditions necessary for the wide adoption of new digital technologies.
Technology disruptions at work in Asean
Changing demographics are accelerating the pace of change in Asean’s workplace, but we are also seeing technology driving disruption at an organisational level, changing the way information is processed, how decisions are made, and how knowledge is shared, writes Grace Yip of Accenture Singapore.
How to deal effectively with workspace digitisation
The BYOD and digital workspace trends present a challenge to IT departments. Edwin Yapp looks into the issue.
Accenture and Alcatel-Lucent team up in ultra-broadband enterprise play
Accenture and Alcatel-Lucent have formed a strategic alliance to help communications service providers (CSPs) and large enterprises implement integrated ultra-broadband solutions to address the challenges of rising costs and increased data consumption caused by high demand from digital customers and applications.
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