Identifying cloud drivers can help inform and strengthen an organisation’s cloud strategyRead Article
Google has no plans to “phase out” its laptop-based operating system, Chrome OS, according to Hiroshi Lockheimer, Google senior vice president for Android, Chrome OS and Chromecast.Read Article
The inside track on the Accenture acquisition of the Salesforce and Google partner from Sajdeep Raj, Accenture and David Northington, MD Cloud Sherpas.Read Article
The transition from only a handful of monolithic systems to a more disparate ecosystem of applications has made cloud integrations more challenging.Read Article
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