By Fiona Czerniawska.
It sounds like heresy. With digital transformation consulting work growing by almost 20%, technology services companies—and here I’m talking about firms that develop, implement and integrate software systems, as well as those that provide outsourced IT services—would surely be mad to ignore the opportunity that’s sitting on their doorstep.
Escaping the gravitational pull of their legacy business:
Right across professional services, there’s a growing divide between low-cost services—typically fairly standardised, repeatable work in familiar areas, which organisations buy because they simply don’t have (or want) the bandwidth to do themselves and high-value services, which are those focused on new and emerging issues, where...