This IDC study uses the IDC MarketScape model to provide an assessment of a number of providers participating in the worldwide business consulting services market. The IDC MarketScape is an evaluation based on a comprehensive framework and a set of parameters that assesses providers relative to one another and to those factors expected to be most conducive to success in a given market during both the short term and the long term.
"While consulting providers are generally perceived as capable, buyers of consulting services believe consulting vendors are disappointed with the consulting provider's ability to deliver on value-creating innovation and to provide industry insights. In the Americas, this vendor analysis shows that some vendors are better able to produce meaningful results than others." — Cushing Anderson, vice president, Business Consulting Services research
Analytic applications, Business consulting services, Customer relationship management applications, Human capital management, IT strategy and governance, Market intelligence, Marketing automation, Outsourcing services, Technology buyer, Vendor and sourcing management