Accenture is named a Leader in the inaugural Everest Group PEAK Matrix for GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) Services 2018.
The report analyzed IT service providers such as HCL Technologies, TCS, Wipro, DXC Technology, Cognizant and Tech Mahindra.
The market assessment report highlights the role played by IT service providers in helping enterprises manage GDPR enablement, and measures eight IT service providers on a range of parameters covering vision and strategy, service suite, innovation and investments, delivery footprint, and market adoption, portfolio mix, and value delivered to clients.
Accenture is assessed as a Leader in both key parameters covered in the report — vision and capability, and market impact in GDPR services — ahead of all other IT service providers evaluated.
The report notes that Accenture’s positioning of GDPR as a strategic change to drive data-led competitive advantage is resonating well with clients, and highlights Accenture’s strong product portfolio, broad partner ecosystem and investments in a structured methodology for GDPR implementation as key strengths.
The report highlighted Accenture’s investments in talent development, proprietary solutions around personal data discovery and data management, and ability to co-innovate with organizations in the GDPR ecosystem.