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  • Podcasts // May 2012

    Transforming Enterprise Networks

    In this podcast, the speakers discuss Accenture's network transformation program, which now supports high-definition videoconferencing, unified communication platforms and other technologies while accruing annual savings of up to US$25 million.

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  • Podcasts // Apr 2012

    How Big Data Can Fuel Bigger Growth Podcast

    In the right hands and handled strategically, the massive amounts of information companies collect today can become a valuable new asset. Players seeking additional organic revenue streams should consider tapping their data trove to power a new information services growth engine.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2012

    The Cloud Environment Places a Premium on IT Governance

    In this podcast, the speakers discuss the critical importance of managing the cloud environment and its associated risks with strategic initiatives and structured IT governance. Cloud services are easily accessible, and service agreements can often be made without internal IT oversight; this accessibility threatens to decentralize distributed decision making around...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2012

    SAP as a Cornerstone for High Performance IT

    In this podcast, the speakers discuss Accenture's single instance SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system, and how it is a cornerstone for high performance IT within Accenture. Accenture's SAP ERP system allows the company to have "One source of the truth," providing the business with accurate and timely information.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2012

    Consumerization of IT

    In this podcast, the speakers discuss about Consumerization of IT. They provide insight on the consumerization of IT, sharing thoughts on the idea of people bringing their own laptops into the workplace and the new challenges this brings.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2012

    Trends in Virtualization

    In this podcast, the speaker explain about latest trends driving virtualization in the enterprise market. The speakers also look at key technology players in the market and discusses what Accenture's clients are doing in the virtualization space.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2012

    Information Management for High Performance Governments

    In this podcast, the speaker discusses about Information management for high performance governments. The speaker also discusses how a comprehensive approach to information management helps government organizations meet challenges in performance management, knowledge sharing and citizen service.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2012

    Business Intelligence 2.0

    Business intelligence systems are making the jump from reporting on past results to providing real-time analysis to decision makers. In this podcast, the speaker defines business intelligence 2.0 and explains how it can help organizations pursuing high performance.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2012

    Is your Organization Cloud Ready?

    Technology leaders are challenged with the task of finding ways to expand their infrastructure to stay competitive while dealing with tight budget constraints. In this podcast, the speakers explain about cloud computing and knowing if one organization is cloud ready.

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Transforming Your Applications Portfolio Through IT Governance

    In this podcast, the speakers examine how a mismanaged applications portfolio can be rationalized through an IT governance model that is aligned with the overall enterprise governance model, driving the business toward high performance.

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  • White Papers // May 2011

    Cutting MapReduce Cost With Spot Market

    Spot market provides the ideal mechanism to leverage idle CPU resources and smooth out the computation demands. Unfortunately, few applications can take advantage of spot market because they cannot handle sudden terminations. The authors describe Spot Cloud MapReduce, the first MapReduce implementation that can fully take advantage of a spot...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Forecasting Cloud Computing: Opportunities For Banking

    Cloud computing can cut costs; increase efficiency and help banks achieve competitive differentiation. In this podcast, Accenture's author outlines opportunities for banks that use cloud computing, including the ability to: Outsource parts of the business process. Provide an improved customer experience. Bypass legacy systems. Manage data and analytics more efficiently.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    New Revenue Streams In Investment Banking

    In this podcast, the author says, global head of capital markets research at Accenture outlines where new revenues streams are developing as the world emerges from crisis mode. Watch this video podcast to learn how emerging markets, private banking services and new products will generate opportunities for investment banks.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Making Money In Emerging Markets

    In this podcast, the author says, head of Capital Markets Research at Accenture, discusses opportunities for capital market firms to find growth in emerging markets. Sproule discusses: Whether the excitement around markets in Brazil, Russia, India and China is justified. How consumer needs are evolving in emerging market areas. What...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Getting Direct About Direct: Harnessing Web 2.0 Creates A Greater Path To Profitability For Insurers

    The Web has evolved from a marginal influence to taking center stage in customer interaction. Yet insurers have lagged behind other industries in harnessing the Web to improve customer acquisition and retention. This podcast about direct insurance channels and harnessing the power of Web 2.0 for customer management was written...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Carlsberg: Business Standardization Program

    The author, talks about gaining IT capabilities to run as a global organization and why they chose Accenture to team with for this long-term program. The author, Carlsberg's Vice President, business standardization program, explains how Accenture helped them create a common process model for their company.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Rationalizing Application Development And Maintenance (ADM) Suppliers For Financial Benefit Podcast

    In this podcast, the speaker summarizes recent research undertaken on behalf of Accenture to explain how leading companies are reducing the number of suppliers in their ADM portfolios. This podcast helps us to know how the companies are creating a less complex sourcing environment - one that allows them to...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Industrialize Your Applications Delivery To Achieve High Performance Podcast

    Many companies have moved elements of their applications delivery offshore to reduce costs through labor arbitrage. However, in some cases this move has actually hampered their long-term growth prospects by inhibiting innovation and failing to evolve critical business processes.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Optimizing Your Applications Portfolio To Achieve High Performance Podcast

    In this podcast, they look at how companies can both cut costs and improve business results by optimizing their application portfolios. Accenture's experience with a wide range of clients around the world shows that many companies waste time fixing complex legacy systems.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Mapping The Route To Business Transformation And High Performance Through IT Outsourcing Podcast

    This podcast looks at how companies can use outsourcing to affect business transformation to create measurable business value with an outsourcing approach. This includes: Industrialized delivery capabilities, Optimized applications and infrastructure, Strong governance and service management, Effective leadership and culture change, a metrics program focused on measuring business results from...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Advancing The Finance And Accounting Outsourcing Value Proposition Podcast

    In this podcast the author outlines recommendations to move toward a model of finance and accounting outsourcing that enables high performance: Think of finance and accounting outsourcing as a journey toward a vision and create a road map to achieve that vision. Recognize that scope evolves over time. Experienced buyers...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Leveraging Category Management To Achieve High Performance Podcast

    In this podcast, hear more about the three key levers for successful category management. First, understand the business requirements, and then optimize supplier relationships. The third lever is the decision whether to optimize supplier relationships in house, or turn to external expertise.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Seizing The Opportunity: Achieving High Performance In Today's Economy Through Procurement Outsourcing Podcast

    The podcast explores how the group is using technology to do more with less - and finds a clear correlation between high performance in procurement and procurement outsourcing. In fact, procurement masters achieve savings 30 percent higher than low performers, despite having procurement organizations that cost half as much to...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Outsourcing And Procurement Mastery Podcast

    High-performance businesses approach six functional areas more strategically, more collaboratively and more aggressively in their use of technology and demonstrate a greater willingness to outsource. The areas are: Procurement strategy, Sourcing and category management, Requisition-to-pay, Supplier relationship management, Workforce and organization, and Technology.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Achieving Business Value Faster With Software As A Service

    Management>Strategy>Information Technology Strategy

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Technology Refresh: Challenges And Solutions

    Industries>Financial Services>Investment and Capital Markets

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2010

    How Predictive Analytics Helps Supply Chains Compete And Win

    In this podcast, the author, senior director for supply chain analytics at Accenture, discusses the role of predictive analytics in helping organizations succeed in today's business environment. Companies must be smart, quick and cost effective when bringing their products to market. This requires a dynamic supply chain capability that allows...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Cloud Computing Security - Trends and Research Directions

    Cloud Computing is increasingly becoming popular as many enterprise applications and data are moving into cloud platforms. However, a major barrier for cloud adoption is real and perceived lack of security. In this paper, the authors take a holistic view of cloud computing security - spanning across the possible issues...

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  • Podcasts // Nov 2010

    Beating The Odds To Achieve M&A Success

    As part of the Accenture Management Consulting podcast series, the author lead for mergers and acquisitions within Accenture's Strategy group argues that the most challenging phase of a merger or acquisition is the merger integration phase. According to the author, it show that three-quarters of mergers/acquisitions actually destroy value, so...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Can Business Do Well By Doing Good?

    Today, there probably isn't a company anywhere in the world that does not at least acknowledge the importance of sustainability - of doing business in an environmentally and socially responsible way. Indeed, for many companies, sustainability is now as much of a strategic priority as such traditional business concerns as...

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  • Podcasts // Jul 2010

    Dynamic Business Planning For A Changing Market Podcast

    In this podcast, the authors examine the criteria for successful, dynamic planning and the results of an Accenture survey of companies regarding their planning function.

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2010

    IT Governance

    In this podcast, the speakers discuss about the IT Governance. The Governance is clarity around accountability for decision making and accountability for service delivery for technology. There are many objectives for the governance structure, but clarity around who is responsible and accountable is what it is really crucial.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Shared Services Talent Management: Lessons From The Masters

    Talent management, the management of individuals and workforces toward achieving improved performance, is among the most critical components to the Masters' success. In fact, the research respondents ranked attracting and retaining the best employees as the top factors in contributing to their shared services organization's (SSO's) success. Talent management, then,...

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2010

    Technology Vision For Banking, With Andrew Grigg

    Human Resources>Benefits>Technology

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2010

    Closing Risk Management Gaps

    Operations>Operational Planning>Risk Analysis and Management

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2010

    Risk Management In The New Financial Landscape

    With the financial sector emerging from recession, governing bodies are formulating long-term plans to minimize future disruptions. While the specific requirements of such plans vary by country or region, the common threads include a focus on stronger governance, risk management, and capital management, and a closer alignment of international standards....

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2010

    Driving Growth: Harnessing The Power Of The Online Channel

    Marketing>Channel Management>Direct and Indirect Sales Channels

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2010

    "M" Is The New "E"

    Marketing>Channel Management>Direct and Indirect Sales Channels

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2010

    Capture More Business Value Faster From Your SAP Investments

    Finance>Investment>Investment Strategy

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Six Questions Every Health Industry Executive Should Ask About Cloud Computing

    No leader today in business or government can afford to ignore cloud computing. Many global organizations - including Citigroup and Starbucks - are already using it to analyze data, provide applications to employees and run special projects. Media giants are reported to be working on a cloud-like service that will...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Could This Be The PDA Of The Future?

    Imagine sitting in an important business meeting. You've been introduced to several new customers and are in the middle of making your presentation. Suddenly, the person on your left asks a critical question outside the scope of your expertise. Answering it correctly could mean a big sale for your company....

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Your Best Digital Customers - Who Are They?

    In nowadays' cable industry, customers are far different today than those in the days of the truck chasers, the ones who ran after installers' trucks in hope of getting their HBO or MTV. Now customers face a multitude of choices for media, entertainment, and telecommunications. They're not chasing down cable...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Successfully Managing The Forces That Will Shape Next-Generation Networks

    Communications providers face significant issues of network and technology integration; application development; capital commitment; workforce transformation; and more. They must find ways to make the most of their existing network's embedded cost and original architecture, even as they create new applications and services, and add more technologies that were never...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Surveying The Digital Future

    Greater broadband penetration will probably make the Internet a more successful entertainment provider. Those users with broadband have a very different relationship to the Internet. Broadband users buy the service because it's faster, not realizing that they're getting a 24/7 connection. For computer users with four or more computers at...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Tapping The Potential Of Online Games And Gaming

    Online games and interactive gaming offer a huge potential for providing the kind of content for which consumers are willing to pay. The online "Games" sector includes all forms of video and console games played for fun and competition, involving a full range of devices such as PCs, consoles, interactive...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2004

    Terra Lycos Lets The Games Begin

    Rather than having a site that appealed to hard-core game players only, Terra Lycos and Accenture wanted a site that would appeal to both diehard and casual players. And rather than having a site where visitors would come, play games and then leave, Terra Lycos and Accenture envisioned a gaming...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    The Lure Of Alliances: Digital Content Solutions

    Nowadays, many media and entertainment companies are trying to determine how to monetize what they have been giving away for free on the Internet. Among other things, alliance partners can carefully and quickly help determine the Media and Entertainment (M&E) company's role in the marketplace and its consumers' preferences and...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    The Next Generation Network And Alliances

    Alliances arise from any number of motivations. To protect market share. To gain allies. To reduce competition. To cut costs. To launch a new business. To enter a market. Leveraging resources through strategic alliance, partnering telecommunication companies seek to enter new markets, expand product offerings, solidify customer loyalty, and where...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Tomorrow's Supply Chain: Dynamic Trading Networks

    Rapid-fire innovations in electronic communications are coming together to create the next big thing in supply chain management. Dynamic trading networks offer the prospect of superior customer service, far lower handling and delivery costs, and business operations that are significantly more streamlined. Think of dynamic trading networks as information-enabled supply...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    What Can Enterprises Learn From Teenagers?

    Teenagers nowadays have no concept of a world that is not connected via the internet. How they live and operate in that connected world, using collaborative, social networking platforms and creating and sharing content that they manage, tag and recommend to their peers can provide enterprises with valuable lessons to...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    From Acquisition To Air

    The digital revolution is changing the business dynamics of television. The United States has seen a six-fold increase in the number of available channels in the last three years, creating a crowded market for ad dollars. New video-on-demand and interactive services are also vying for consumers' time and money. But...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Getting Into Interactive Games

    From computer games and internet online gaming to games played on wireless devices or advanced consoles like Microsoft Corp.'s Xbox, these forms of interactive gaming entertainment are producing soaring revenues. But revenue is only one of many benefits and the current legion of games developers, distributors and device makers are...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Gearing Up Digital Content For Broadband

    The promise of broadband media interactivity will reach fruition in the next two-three years. By then, high-speed connectivity and broadband content capabilities will give consumers access to far more print, video and audio media and entertainment as well as greater communication, interactive and commerce options. But there is much work...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    A Finance Organization Greater Than The Sum Of Its Parts

    The outsourcing and co-sourcing arrangements being pursued by the companies support the general findings of the Accenture study of finance outsourcing. Companies can enjoy increased rigor in their relevant finance processes, and leverage the experience of an outsourcing partner to stay ahead of the curve in the complex areas of...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Walking The Talk: Aligning Investments In The Finance Workforce With Executive Priorities

    The finance organization used to be home to the "Numbers guys," the people simply responsible for monitoring income and expenses and ensuring the company did not run afoul of tax and reporting requirements. But as any chief financial officer will acknowledge, those days are long gone - replaced by mandates...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Cost Optimization For Transmission And Backhaul Technologies

    As competition in the wireless marketplace intensifies, and as saturation occurs among the customer base leading to slower Average Revenue Per User (ARPU) growth, wireless operators on the path to high performance are looking to cost optimization strategies- and especially looking for ways to decrease their existing transmission network costs....

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    The Solution To A More Flexible And Adaptable Sales Organization

    How quickly can the people in your sales force adapt to new strategies set by your executive team or by the head of sales? Unfortunately, when it comes to encouraging the selling behaviors that can help achieve high performance, many companies are constrained by their incentive compensation capabilities, processes and...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    iTV Could Make Customers Stick With Cable

    A strange thing happened to many cable operators as they rolled out iTV digital television. After they switched on new digital programming, an unusually large number of consumers who paid for digital service switched back to the old analog cable service. Digital cable has been growing steadily and currently serves...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Internet Entertainment: R&D For The 21st Century

    Industry leaders envision streaming entertainment across wireless devices in people's hands or cars, and screens at checkout counters, shopping malls, airports. PDAs, video e-mail and wireless games services are being introduced in a number of markets. Next generation peer-to-peer networks are evolving to allow content owners to distribute and monetize...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Industry Case: Digital Content In Finance

    Companies in almost every industry are embracing digital content for a variety of reasons: their customers are demanding it, they want to make money from new channels, it can help them cut costs, and much more. The world of finance and investment banking is no exception. In fact, many of...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Workplace Transformation For Broadband Networks

    Is your organization ready for the next generation of intelligent, broadband networks? How well would it handle a merger-based cultural change? Or a wave of newcomers, brought in to replace a whole generation of retiring technicians? As telecom companies enter an era of near-constant change, they are learning that re-engineering...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Taking Aim At Workforce Productivity

    Improving individual and workforce productivity holds the key to achieving significant improvements in business performance in a tough economic climate. Organizations need to adopt a holistic approach to improving the productivity of key employees, addressing factors that impact performance at the individual, workforce and enterprise level. Only in this way...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2003

    Optimizing Field Force Effectiveness

    What would you say if someone told you that there was a way for you - even in these turbulent economic times - to reduce your operating costs by 10 percent and, at the same time, increase your revenues and dramatically improve your customer service? In fact, companies throughout the...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    A Solution To The HR Conundrum

    Outsourcing of Human Resource (HR) services has and will continue to offer companies the opportunity to cut costs. However, cutting cost and driving human performance improvement is a more complicated challenge. The decision to undertake transformational outsourcing can provide a valuable investment springboard for upgrading service platforms, improving productivity and...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Market Makers Set The Rules For Content Commerce

    Which came first: The market or the market leader? Whenever new technology-based markets emerge, this debate is sure to pop up. Early entrants don't always win the marathon, but they can send the market headed in a specific direction - and set the pace. Content commerce makes it possible for...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Minds Online: Outsourcing Your Call Center

    Call it inertia or an emotional unwillingness to "Let go." But while other industries have transformed their customer service outsourcing, many telecom service providers have hesitated. Perhaps it's an emotional attachment that dates back to the days of early telephone operator centers. Perhaps it's the belief that "We can do...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Keys To Success In Outsourcing

    Outsourcing has enormous potential for helping companies improve efficiency, services, and their bottom line. However it's easy to overlook some of the fine details that form the basis for a strong outsourcing initiative. This paper outlines several of those keys to success. Outsourcing is now a key tool in the...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    EMC Taps Into Outsourcing To Launch New Business

    EMC engaged Accenture to provide customer-specific storage consulting services through a new business. By outsourcing the capability to Accenture, EMC can now serve their customers better. EMC Corporation, a Fortune 500 company based in Hopkinton, Massachusetts, is the world leader in information storage and management. The company's products, services and...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    The Next Generation Network Technology

    If the term "Generation gap" suggests visions of Baby Boomers versus the MTV generation, it's time for a new view. In the wireless world, the generation gap refers to the sometimes "Uncivil" war between factions supporting different generations of wireless technologies. Consumer value perceptions will act as the regulator valve...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    The Next Generation Network Devices & Personalization

    The advent of increasingly sophisticated mobile devices makes anytime, anyplace, anywhere communications a practical reality. Rapid evolution has taken mobile devices from the realm of exotic business tool, accessible to an elite few, to a must-have appliance and integral part of the global streetscape. Expect the mobile adoption curve to...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    The Next Generation Network And Customer Care

    Are you ready to grow your market share? The convergence of next generation technologies and consumer demand for untethered service is redefining your communications infrastructure. Consumers will want a single point of contact that simplifies transactions by consolidating access through one user-friendly portal or appliance. Operators barely grappling with seamless...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Show Me The Money: Capitalizing On Broadband

    From wireline to wireless, throughout the telecom industry the race is on to deliver high-speed, broadband technologies. On the wireless side, it's all about GPRS and 3G networks; for wireline carriers, it's DSL, optical networks and bandwidth-on-demand. From creating new broadband applications to "Re-purposing" existing digital assets, there is a...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) In A Downturn : "Buying Low" Can Be A Major Driver Of High Performance

    While many organizations are struggling, there are enterprises with strong balance sheets and good recent economic performance that are well positioned for exercising inorganic growth options and should find the current environment highly conducive to creating value from acquisitions. In fact, acquisitions during a recession actually can create greater value...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Mobile Payments: A Promising New Opportunity For Communications Companies

    Hundreds of millions of people in the developing world have no access to banks because of remoteness and poor infrastructure. Yet many of these people have mobile phones. In developed economies, consumers largely are fully served by banks yet seek increasingly convenient ways of managing, spending and transferring their money....

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Communication Shift: Telecom OSS BSS Solutions

    As telecom OSS companies migrate their existing voice networks to meet the growing demand for data, they face tough choices. While the answers aren't easy, communication companies know they have no choice. Over the next few years, analog voice service is expected to lose its dominant market share, as digital...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    The Emerging Global Intelligent Utility

    Smart meters capable of altering customer energy use are being rapidly deployed in France and Italy. Equity investors flooded with oil riches and pension funds are eager to fund a new armada of nuclear power plants. The ranks of small utilities still await consolidation through mergers and acquisition. One utility...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2001

    Metrics and Incentives in Outsourcing: Driving Peak Performance

    Metrics and incentives are an important component of outsourcing relationships, but as executives use outsourcing more strategically, these become more critical than ever. This research study, Accenture found that each type of outsourcing relationship calls for different metrics and incentives to some extent. More importantly, executives also use the same...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2005

    Reseau OncoNormand: Electronic Health Records

    Reseau OncoNormand, a French nonprofit organization specializing in the care of cancer patients as part of France's national cancer plan, required a leading-edge information technology system to enable the transition from paper-based health records to a Web-based, electronic health records system. The goal was to improve the coordination of patient...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    Applying Lean Six Sigma Principles In Retail Stores

    Lean Six Sigma deployments designed specifically for the retail industry hold the potential to drive high performance for companies. Only recently have retail companies begun to turn a serious eye toward applying the successful principles behind Lean Six Sigma (LSS) - for so long viewed as a part of the...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Talent Management At Peak Capacity: The Utilities Industry's Challenge

    The utility industry is a critical, integral part of economies around the world - and of the global economy as a whole. Utilities are responsible for the reliable delivery of power, managing risks to service, maintaining physical assets and ensuring safety. But dramatic changes in global business and the global...

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