Prediction Series 2019: Interview with Anthony R. Stephan, US Head at Deloitte Digital

Could you tell us about your role at Deloitte? As the U.S. Head of Deloitte Digital and a Principal at Deloitte, I have the privilege to lead a business where creative, design, strategy, innovation and digital technology come together to help our clients create real value for their customers that ultimately elevates the human experience. When we engage with our clients and partners our focus is to build stronger connections with people, markets and ultimately drive growth. What was the motive behind publishing 2020…

Deloitte Blockchain Platform ‘Eduscrypt’ Uses QEDIT’s Privacy-Enhancing Technology

QEDIT’s Privacy-Enhancing Technology To Be Leveraged in Deloitte Blockchain Platform – Eduscrypt; To Transform the Process for Storing, Validating, and Sharing Education Qualifications While Maintaining User Confidentiality QEDIT, a Privacy-Enhancing Technology provider based on zero-knowledge proof cryptography, has announced that its privacy solution has been integrated into Deloitte’s ‘Eduscrypt’ platform. The Eduscrypt solution uses blockchain technology to enable organizations to track, share, and validate the…

RTB House Places in Deloitte Fast 50 Second Year Running, Highlighting Strong Revenue and Team Growth Globally

RTB House, a global company that provides state-of-the-art marketing technologies, has been ranked 37th in Central Europe in Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50®. This marks the second time that RTB House has been recognized in the top 50. Deloitte Fast 50 recognizes and profiles the 50 fastest-growing tech companies in the region, based on revenue growth across a four year period (2015 – 2018). This year, in addition to ranking 37th, RTB House is also recognized among the “Big Five,” a designation reserved for bigger companies…

Deloitte Publishes Inaugural 2020 Global Marketing Trends Report: Identifies Seven Key Trends to Help C-suite Leaders Place Humans at the…

Key takeaways Trends encompass purpose, human experience, fusion, trust, participation, talent and agility. A common theme across all trends — human connection matters more than anything else. In an increasingly digital world that often lacks a human touch, people can feel more isolated, underrepresented and unfulfilled; all reasons why the human experience is vital today. Digital technologies are making it easier for consumers to navigate through their busy lives, but they can also erode a…

Orion Governance and Deloitte Tohmatsu Risk Services Announce New Strategic Reseller Agreement to Accelerate Enterprise Digital…

Orion Governance, a disruptor in the Information Governance space and the provider of the enterprise information intelligence graph (EIIG), and Deloitte Tohmatsu Risk Services (DTRS) signed a new strategic reseller agreement to accelerate organizations' information governance. In collaboration with DTRS, Orion Governance will address critical challenges in helping Japanese organizations get the most from their data, leverage Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to reduce the costs, as well as to comply with…

Oracle and Deloitte Help Brands Realize the Potential of Customer Data Platforms

Collaboration will help brands combine data and decisioning to deliver more personalized and contextual experiences across the customer journey Oracle and Deloitte Digital are teaming up to help brands make every customer interaction matter. By bringing together enterprise-class Customer Data Platform (CDP) capabilities and demonstrated technology and business expertise, Oracle and Deloitte Digital will help brands deliver personalized and contextualized experiences in real time and at scale across the entire customer…

What is Deloitte’s New Public Data Visualization Tool All About?

Recently, global Advisory firm Deloitte launched the world's most advanced public Data Visualization tool. Deloitte's Open Source Compass (OSC) is intended to help C-suite leaders, Product Managers, and Software Engineers grasp the ever-expanding gap between Open Source technology development and its enterprise application. The new public Data Visualization tool provides insights to inform key business decisions based on developer's talent, coding algorithms, and visualization techniques refined with AI, Machine Learning,…

Deloitte: Holiday Retail Sales Expected to Jump Between 4.5-5%

E-commerce Holiday Sales Projected to Grow 14% to 18%, Compared to 2018 Season Holiday retail sales are likely to increase between 4.5% and 5% in 2019, according to Deloitte's annual holiday retail forecast. Overall, Deloitte's retail and distribution practice projects that holiday sales will exceed $1.1 trillion during the November-January timeframe. Deloitte also forecasts that e-commerce sales will grow by 14–18%, year-over-year, during the 2019–2020 holiday season, compared to sales increasing by 11.2% in 2018.…

Deloitte Ascend Launches at Oracle OpenWorld San Francisco

New platform helps organizations accelerate digital transformation beyond cloud migration to simplify and standardize core business processes with digital enablement Deloitte announced the launch of Deloitte Ascend — a pre-configured digital accelerator built on the Oracle Cloud platform designed to drive business innovation, help improve performance, and deliver enterprise digital transformation. Deloitte Ascend is designed for clients migrating from on-premises applications to Oracle Cloud Applications and can be…

Oracle Consulting and Deloitte Collaborate to Help Organizations Move and Innovate with Oracle Cloud

ELEVATE Allows Organizations to Set a Digital Transformation Foundation in Motion Oracle Consulting and Deloitte announced a strategic sales and delivery collaboration called ELEVATE. This teaming arrangement focuses on accelerating customer innovation by helping them rapidly migrate and manage workloads with Oracle Autonomous Database and Oracle Cloud Infrastructure. ELEVATE brings together the two organization's insights and experience enabling customers to drive and optimize enterprise operations in the cloud while…

Deloitte Marks Its 10th Consecutive Year of Growth

All Deloitte Businesses, Regions, and Industries Experienced Continued Growth in Fiscal Year 2019 Deloitte reported aggregate member firm revenue of US$46.2 billion for the fiscal year ending 31 May 2019 (FY2019). This is a 9.4 percent revenue increase in local currency and a US$3 billion increase over last year. "At the core of Deloitte's culture and business model is the fundamental belief that we exist to make a positive impact for clients, our people, and the communities in which we live and work. Our performance…

Deloitte Survey: Companies Need Both Data Modernization and Cloud Migration Strategies to Enable Successful AI Initiatives

Cost and Complexity Concerns Are the Biggest Obstacles to Overcome Data modernization and cloud migration are reaching a tipping point among large and medium-sized businesses as many companies double their data footprints once or twice a year, according to a new Deloitte survey, "Data modernization and the cloud: Which trend is driving the other?" As organizations look at different ways to incorporate artificial intelligence (AI) and other data-based technologies into their business models, the study shows that both…

Deloitte Debuts ‘Blockchain In a Box’ as a Mobile Demo Platform for Prototyped Solutions

Deloitte introduced "Blockchain in a Box" (BIAB) designed to provide intuitive, tangible blockchain demonstrations and experimentations. It is a mobile, self-contained technology platform capable of hosting blockchain-based solutions across four small-form-factor compute nodes and three video displays, as well as networking components that enable integration with external services, such as traditional cloud technologies. Each compute node accepts Secure Digital (SD) card media, facilitating rapid selection and exchange of…

A ‘Turning Point’ for the Ad Industry: KFC, Unilever and Deloitte Top Marketers Reflect on Cannes Lions

“We Are at a Turning Point in Our Industry... We Are the Least Trusted Profession… This Week Is the Beginning of the Turnaround” Aline Santos, Global Marketing and Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, Unilever The Economist Group (TEG) has returned to the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity with a programme of engaging debate and discussion led by The Economist journalists. In its final daily Wake Up With The Economist At Cannes Lions panel, Andrew Palmer, Executive editor, The Economist spoke with Aline…

Deloitte’s Heat Launches Artificial Intelligence Practice ‘Heat AI’

Heat, the full-service advertising agency owned by Deloitte, launched Heat AI, a first-of-its-kind practice that leverages artificial intelligence and machine learning to discover online trends and conversations that are predicted to grow in popularity 72 hours before they peak — with 70% accuracy. To predict social trends, Heat AI's proprietary technology uses patented algorithms to capture, aggregate and analyze 100 million posts per day from 50,000 sources, including social, news sites and blogs. Every half hour, the…

Salesforce and United Way Worldwide Introduce New Salesforce.org Philanthropy Cloud Volunteering Capability, Announce Kellogg Company and…

With new volunteering capability, companies can organize, administer and report on employee-led philanthropic initiatives on one unified platform Salesforce, the global leader in CRM, and United Way Worldwide, the world's largest privately funded nonprofit, announced a new volunteering capability for Salesforce.org Philanthropy Cloud that allows employees to volunteer and connect with the causes they care about. Salesforce and United Way are also announcing Deloitte and Kellogg Company as customers, leveraging…

Deloitte: More Options Allow US Consumers to Piece Together Personalized Entertainment Experiences

Average US Consumer Subscribes to Three Video Streaming Services Faced with an unprecedented array of digital media sources, American consumers are taking their entertainment matters into their own hands and piecing together their experiences across multiple services (pay TV, streaming video, gaming and music) to access their favorite content, according to Deloitte's 13th edition of the "Digital Media Trends survey." The average US consumer now subscribes to three streaming video services, with 43 percent of consumers…

New Collaboration Between Deloitte France and Dataiku to Bring Companies Toward Enterprise Artificial Intelligence at Scale

Deloitte France Has Announced a New Partnership with Dataiku, Aiming at Transforming the Consulting Field and Solidifying the Path to Enterprise AI for Their Clients “This partnership with Dataiku is part of Deloitte’s strategy to attract and retain the best data talents” Dataiku will initially be available to 150 French team members across different areas of consulting and auditing. Thanks to the collaborative nature of the tool, multi-disciplinary teams within Deloitte France will be able to work together using Dataiku…

Deloitte Digital Joins Forces With SAP and Qualtrics to Elevate the Human Experience

New Capability Delivers Breakthrough Innovation and Personal Experiences at Scale via Qualtrics Experience Management Platform Deloitte Digital announced that it is expanding its strategic relationship with SAP to include Qualtrics, offering a new experience management capability that enables businesses to own the customer journey end-to-end, as well as provide more personal and relevant customer and employee experiences at scale. In this unique ecosystem, Deloitte will work closely with SAP and Qualtrics on this…

Deloitte Recognized as a Leader by Gartner in Data and Analytics Services, Worldwide

Gartner, the world's leading information technology and advisory company, recognized Deloitte as a leader, positioned highest for ability to execute and furthest for completeness of vision, in its February 2019 report titled, Magic Quadrant for Data and Analytics Service Providers, Worldwide. "In today's rapidly evolving technology landscape, we need to be prepared to navigate the digital revolution in the age of human and machine collaboration," says David Rudini, Deloitte Global Analytics Lead. "Deloitte is honored to…