Tags: Deloitte

Salesforce and Deloitte search for talent in new places

Salesforce has announced a new initiative with Deloitte to help people find jobs through a new training initiative. The pilot program is launching in Indianapolis, Indiana and will look to train 500 workers over the next three years. The Salesforce Pathfinder Training Program will provide particpiants with the skills needed to obtain Salesforce Administrator and Salesforce…

Deloitte admits email breach

One of the “big four” accountancy and consulting firms, Deloitte, has admitted one of its systems has been breached. The breach was detected in March but has only just become public. Attackers were able to access email and see all emails between Deloitte and its customers. Deloitte says that it has used the time between…

Blockchain growth to rise to $2.3B by 2021?

Another fat, and expensive (US$650) report predicts massive growth for blockchain technologies. This time it forecasts the ‘overall’ size of blockchain expenditure four years out. The Report has a snappy title: “Blockchain Market by Provider, Application (Payments, Exchanges, Smart Contracts, Documentation, Digital Identity, Clearing and Settlement), Organization Size, Vertical, and Region – Global Forecast to…

SAP refocuses its Leonardo on digital innovation

For those who know, SAP Leonardo (Leonardo) was SAP’s brand for IoT. At Sapphire 2017 SAP has extended Leonardo to make IoT a part of the broader drive towards digital innovation. The concept is the combination of: Enablement of enterprises to innovate at scale. Enterprise business redefinition appropriate to a digital world. The key to…

Financial advisors gets power of Einstein

Salesforce has announced the launch of Financial Services Cloud Einstein. The announcement comes barely a year after Financial Service Cloud was launched in March 2016. Everything should be made a simple as possible, but not simpler – Albert Einstein The challenge for Financial Services Wealth management is one of those industries that to some degree has…

Salesforce trio boosts Health cloud

Salesforce has announced a trio of new functionality for Salesforce Health Cloud on the eve of HIMMS. One year after Salesforce Health Cloud became generally available, Salesforce has delivered three enhanced capabilities. These are, Lead-to-Patient Conversion, Risk Stratification and Advanced Segmentation capabilities to the platform. It is a platform that has also seen several innovative partner…

Let the Unicorn out of your Dinosaur and form a Rhino

The recent Oracle Modern Business Experience event saw attendees challenged by Matthew Guest, Founder of Deloitte Digital Strategy in the first keynote. He delivered a presentation that revealed some interesting details about why organisations fail. He then related a business model that organisations should consider. Are Unicorns always disruptive Guest is fascinated by the success of…

Is scenario planning back in vogue

Kinaxis and Deloitte Consulting LLP have announced an alliance to develop scenario planning capabilities for business supply chains. The alliance is intended to create “what if” scenarios for large enterprise customers, so that they can make informed decisions and develop their end-to-end supply chains. The intention is to develop the capability in their clients to…