According to the report, “Accenture's strengths include breadth and depth of IP, methodologies, and tools such as horizontal and vertical-specific integration accelerators and templates to deliver AI services at scale; breadth and depth of tools to assist clients with identifying the benefits and ROI of an AI services project”.
Warren Shiau, research vice president, AI & analytics at IDC, said, “Accenture Canada provides customers with a comprehensive range of platforms and solutions for industry and function specific deployment and implementation of AI at scale and intelligent operations. For customers seeking to undertake large transformational initiatives Accenture’s methodologies, tools and partnerships are key strengths.”
Krish Banerjee, managing director and Applied Intelligence lead at Accenture in Canada, said, “Accenture delivers AI solutions with agility and scale to drive improved outcomes for our clients across Canada. Our position as a Leader in the IDC MarketScape report is recognition of how we generate better business results faster, while creating models for sustainable growth.”
The research assessed 12 AI services providers in Canada through the IDC MarketScape model. It looked specifically at the characteristics of each firm by which vendors were measured through structured discussions, surveys, and interviews with market leaders, participants and end users. Evaluation is based on a comprehensive framework and a set of parameters expected to be most conducive to success in providing AI services in Canada.
The IDC MarketScape: Canadian AI Services 2022 Vendor Assessment is available for download here.
About IDC MarketScape:
IDC MarketScape vendor assessment model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.
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