IDC Issues a New Series of MarketScape Reports Evaluating Leading Vendors for Financial Services, Strategy, Operations, and Finance and Accounting Consulting Services
26 Jul 2012
FRAMINGHAM, Mass., July 26,
2012 – International Data Corporation
(IDC) today released four 2012 MarketScape reports
profiling and respectively ranking the financial services, strategy, operations
and finance and accounting capabilities offered by consulting services
providers. This research shows that even though most firms describe themselves
as capable of global delivery, an important factor for their clients is the
firms' ability to leverage local staff and resources on appropriate projects. IDC
MarketScape vendor analysis reports utilize a rigorous scoring methodology that
produces a definitive assessment of each vendor's current market capabilities
and strategies for competing in the future.
The IDC report IDC MarketScape:
Worldwide Strategy Consulting Services 2012 Vendor Analysis (IDC #236019)
assessed and profiled nine vendors, naming Accenture, IBM, McKinsey &
Company, and PricewaterhouseCoopers as Leaders.
The IDC report IDC MarketScape:
Worldwide Operations Consulting Services 2012 Vendor Analysis (IDC #236022)
assessed and profiled ten vendors, naming Accenture, Deloitte, IBM, and
PricewaterhouseCoopers as Leaders.
MarketScape: Worldwide Finance and Accounting Consulting Services 2012 Vendor
Analysis( IDC #236122) assessed
and profiled ten vendors, naming Accenture, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, IBM,
and PricewaterhouseCoopers as Leaders.
MarketScape: Worldwide Financial Services Consulting Services 2012 Vendor Analysis (IDC
#236018) assessed and profiled ten vendors, naming Accenture, Deloitte, Ernst &
Young, IBM, and PricewaterhouseCoopers as Leaders.
"Consulting providers have clearly
customized their delivery methods to support a different consulting area. While
all firms leverage benchmark data, the rigor and scope of its application
varies," said Cushing
Anderson, program vice president, Business Consulting
About IDC MarketScape
vendor analysis 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.
For more information about IDC MarketScapes, please contact Karen Moser
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