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Industry of Things World 2019
INDUSTRY OF THINGS WORLD 2019
September 16-17, 2019
Industry of Things World is an international knowledge exchange platform bringing together the largest European community of high-level cross-industry executives who play an active role in the Industrial Internet of Things scene. Rethink your technology & business strategy for scalable, secure a...

Accenture


Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with more than 336,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. The company generated net revenues of US$30.0 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2014.

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A group of global commodity firms and banks will soon launch Forcefield, a commodity trade and finance platform powered by blockchain and internet of things (IoT) technology. Accenture, ABN Amro, Anglo American, CMST International, Hartree Partners, ING, Mercuria and OCBC Bank are among the shareholders of a new independent legal entity created to finalise the platform deployment and operate as a market utility. In short, Forcefield is a digital platform for managing and tracing commodities thro...

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Today’s cyber threats, once inside, move laterally across networks to reach their targets, compromising everything in their path. The volume, speed and sophistication of these often-undetected attacks requires a new approach to enterprise network security. Accenture’s 2018 State of Cyber Resilience Report found that 83 percent of respondents believe they need advanced technologies to secure their future, but just 2 in 5 had invested in AI and machine learning technologies. To meet th...
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While the healthcare industry is rapidly adopting new-age technologies such as the Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to improve access and outcomes especially in the rural areas, companies must ensure that the technology acts with responsibility and transparency, say experts. In recent years, India has seen IoT adoption in education, governance and financial services. The technology has also enabled doctors see and interact with patients in remote telemedicine centres - w...

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The IoT Managed Services Market report includes forecasts and analysis for the IoT Managed Services Market at global and regional level. It provides historic data covering 2016, base data covering 2017 along with a forecast from 2018 to 2023 based on revenue sales, import and export. Key industry firms include Accenture PLC Cisco Air Systems, Google, I.T.A., Inc., Qualcomm, IBM, Oracle, Microsoft, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Apple. IoT managed services enable interoperability with connected devi...

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MWC19 Blockchain technologies are set to have a key impact on the supply chain - but there is still a long way to go before we see the leap which the promise has predicted. That was the primary message from an intriguing session at MWC Barcelona today which focused on Industry 4.0 and how blockchain will influence logistics. Marcus Fromm, MD, travel and transport lead at Accenture, topped and tailed his presentation with a stark contrast on how the supply chain of the future will look. His openi...
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Accenture has been named a Leader in the Everest Group’s Internet of Things (IoT) Services PEAK Matrix™ Assessment 2019 report for the third consecutive year It received the highest marks in the Market Impact category and was named a Star Performer based on based on year-over-year growth. Everest Group highlighted Accenture’s end to end IoT capabilities, strong ecosystem of partnerships and global delivery capabilities. The analyst noted that, “Accenture is making investm...
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The next two or three years will likely go down as one of the most pivotal time periods in the history of the telecommunications industry, believes Tony Susak, general manager of  Avalara Communications’ tax business. Having worked in the telecom industry for more than three decades, he sees 5G enabling incredible product offerings for both consumer and business applications across industries, while also helping to supercharge Internet of Things adoption. And though there has been con...
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The semiconductor industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in technology. Information provided by the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) reveals that global sales of semiconductors reached $40.16 billion for the month of August 2018, which was a 14.9% year-on-year increase compared to August 2017. Market research consultant Stratistics MRC has also stated that many semiconductor companies have started to adopt IoT to drive new revenue and growth models. A report from Accenture too su...
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The Industrial Internet Consortium maturity model sets out practical ways to achieve better IoT security via a benchmarking and maturity process. The Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) has launched a new white paper setting out guidance for organisations that are seeking to secure Internet of Things (IoT) projects. The IIC is a global industry organisation dedicated to furthering expertise in industrial internet deployments. Its dozens of blue-chip members include IBM, SAP, Dell EMC, Bosch, GE...
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An article by Marc, Editor at IoT Business News. The rate of adoption of consumer IoT tech products has been underwhelming. The Accenture 2016 Digital Consumer survey showed a 1% growth in demand for devices such as smartwatches, connected security cameras, and personal drones. That wouldn’t be a problem if we weren’t speaking about one of the most hyped technological advancements of the decade. Some of the disappointment over Consumer IoT (CIoT) adoption rates can be blamed on high ...

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EVENTS

Industry of Things World 2019
INDUSTRY OF THINGS WORLD 2019
September 16-17, 2019
Industry of Things World is an international knowledge exchange platform bringing together the largest European community of high-level cross-industry executives who play an active role in the Industrial Internet of Things scene. Rethink your technology & business strategy for scalable, secure a...