In brief

In brief

  • As cloud adoption accelerates, cloud professional service buyers look to providers to drive down costs, and help create a more effective business.
  • Today's buyers need cloud service suppliers to help 'improve operational efficiency' and 'comply with new or existing regulations.'
  • This Vendor Spotlight examines how a comprehensive set of end-to-end cloud professional services can help clients manage their journey to cloud.

End-to-end services for cloud solutions that include innovative strategy and design and enable the underlying cloud technology will grow in importance to meet the need for implementing cloud applications, as well as cloud migration and cloud native development.

"There will also be demand for service providers with strong industry knowledge, industry-specific cloud offers, and a breadth of technology services from consulting to managed services. Accenture has all these attributes."


The IDC Vendor Spotlight, sponsored by Accenture, sheds light on Cloud Professional Services trends and benefits from an analyst perspective, and shares how Accenture Cloud Professional Services can help unleash business value from cloud.

IDC Vendor Spotlight, sponsored by Accenture, examines how cloud professional services, industry clouds, and cloud platforms with new artificial intelligence and analytics tools can help clients manage their journey to cloud.

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Success requires more than just technology and automation

With flexibility at the heart of Accenture cloud services, we tailor proprietary tools and platforms in all cloud varieties (public, private and hybrid) across different delivery platforms (IaaS, PaaS and SaaS). We understand that each client's cloud journey is unique and may have different entry points, such as IT, engineering and business units—each with different drivers, concerns and change management expectations. That’s why we go beyond common stencils or templates, and tailor our best practices and proprietary tools and platforms for clients in all cloud varieties (public, private and hybrid) across different delivery platforms (IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS).

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