• 12-OCT-2017

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PwC named as a Major Player in IDC MarketScape on Microsoft Implementation Services Worldwide

PwC has been named as a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Microsoft Implementation Consulting Services 2017 Vendor Assessment*, which assesses the relative strengths, challenges and opportunities of 10 vendors of Microsoft Implementation Consulting services. 

According to the report, ‘Buyers rate PwC highly for its ability to handle changes in project scope, for its ability to help customers achieve the desired business outcomes, and for providing sincere and trustworthy resources for a project.’

"Since becoming Microsoft's first global business transformation partner in Dynamics, we have continued to broaden and develop our capabilities across the MS stack. Our positioning as a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape validates the progress we have made in this regard. The positioning also highlights the progress we have made around developing MS platform-based industry-led solutions. We are looking forward to helping our clients on their digital transformation journey, leveraging the MS platform for business transformation, cloud transformation, data and analytics, and cybersecurity." - Rajesh Balaraman, Partner, PwC Microsoft Global Alliance Leader.

* IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Microsoft Implementation Services 2017 Vendor Assessment, doc #US43072917, September 2017

About IDC MarketScape

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 utilises 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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