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Accenture is a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Analytics Services, Worldwide
Magic Quadrant for Business Analytics Services, Worldwide
This new Magic Quadrant evaluates full-service providers for a broad range of implementation services across multiple business analytics engagements. Clients can use this MQ to help identify and evaluate the providers of a broad range of BA services for their organization. BA services encompass decision management capabilities, analytics capabilities and information management capabilities.
Ability to Execute: Gartner analysts evaluate the service provider's capacity and track record implementing the services described in its strategic plan and in clients' proposals and contracts. It considers the depth and breadth of services offered at each level of the Gartner BA Framework. This includes the service provider's demonstrated ability to satisfy clients' needs through a combination of tools, techniques, methodologies, alliance partners, and vertical and process expertise.
Completeness of Vision: Gartner analysts evaluate the service provider's strategic vision to deliver the necessary vision for clients to execute on the Gartner BA Framework. This includes the service provider's depth of knowledge of the markets, knowledge of the direction of key market trends, and knowledge of the customers it serves. The service provider's scope of vision and the mind share it has achieved with potential buyers are important. Factors analyzed include the service provider's commitment to its BA practices, funding and allocation of resources and skill building, and how it positions itself to address future industry scenarios through investments in R&D, methodologies, alliances and partnerships. Ultimately, vendors are rated on their strategies of how market forces can be exploited to create opportunities for themselves and their clients. Leaders provide offerings that meet demand, as well as demonstrate the vision necessary to sustain their position as requirements evolve in the market. Leaders take chances and typically respond to a wide market audience by supporting broad market requirements in an attempt to help shape the market. This includes delivering BA solutions across all levels of the BA framework.
© ©Copyright Gartner, Inc. Source: “Magic Quadrant for Business Analytics Services, Worldwide” by Alex Soejarto. July 17, 2014.
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July 23, 2014
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