Now that you know why improving the customer experience is so valuable and what the customer journey that shapes that experience entails, how can you actually put this information to use? Here’s what it takes to deliver on your goal of an optimised customer experience.Read Article
Accenture’s pending acquisition of Cloud Sherpas aims to help the company quickly assemble cloud expertise and sharpen its vertical market focus. Other SIs have joined the hunt.Read Article
Let’s give the “I” in IT the attention it deserves. Traditionally, IT professionals have devoted their focus to the “T” – technology – paying attention to endpoints, patching, anti-malware, perimeter tech and the like in an effort to create an impenetrable firewall.Read Article
Friday’s Last Word: David Northington, Cloud Sherpas CEORead Article
A discovery process to find the best path for enterprise cloud projects was the secret sauce that made Cloud Sherpas an attractive buy for AccentureRead Article
Following the completion of the acquisition, more than 1,100 professionals from Cloud Sherpas are expected to join the newly created Accenture Cloud First Applications teamRead Article
Business consulting firm Accenture plc (NYSE: CAN) is acquiring venture capital-backed Cloud Sherpas for an undisclosed amount.
Cloud Sherpas, based in Atlanta and founded in 2007, helps organizations integrate cloud services such as Google Inc. (Nasdaq: GOOGL), Salesforce.com Inc. (NYSE: CRM) and ServiceNow Inc. (NYSE: NOW). The target has VC backing from Columbia Capital, Delta-v Capital, Greenspring Associates and Queensland Investment Corp.
Accenture (ACN) Tuesday said it has entered into an agreement to acquire Cloud Sherpas, a leader in cloud advisory and technology services specializing in Google, Salesforce and ServiceNow. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.Read Article
The cloud services firm will underpin Accenture’s new cloud consulting arm
Accenture has confirmed it will buy cloud technology advisors Cloud Sherpas, bolstering its cloud consulting business.Read Article
Accenture sets out plans to acquire Salesforce consultancy business and give enterprises a helping hand with moving to the cloudRead Article
Consulting firm has worked for companies such as Google and Salesforce.comRead Article
The CEO of one of the top Solution Provider 500 companies, who did not want to be identified, said the deal is just one more sign of how rapidly the cloud services model is taking hold in businesses of all sizes.Read Article