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Leaders: Accenture, HCL, IBM, TCS.
Innovators: Cognizant, Infosys, Wipro.
Disruptors: Atos, Capgemini, DXC, LTI, NTT DATA, Tech Mahindra.
Challengers: Mindtree, Mphasis, UST Global, Zensar.
These four categories are illustrated in Figure 1 from the full report:
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“The need for digital capabilities has been felt like never before as the COVID-19 pandemic restricts business activities in the physical world,” said Anupam Govil, Avasant Partner and Digital Practice Lead. “Companies that are more digitally mature have been able to overcome the disruptions posed by this crisis and are in a much better position to address the new opportunities coming out of it. As enterprises prepare for the new normal, these innovative service providers can help them accelerate their digital transformation, especially in the areas of hybrid cloud, unified communications, digital workplace, intelligent automation, and cybersecurity.”
“Digital Masters are playing a pivotal role in helping enterprises in these unprecedented times to build resiliency, minimize disruption, protect employees, and better serve customers,” said Avasant Research Leader Saurabh Verma. “As companies emerge from the post-pandemic, many will undertake digital transformation initiatives, and partnering with these Digital Masters will help ensure their success.”
Some of the key findings from the report include:
Enterprises worldwide suffered substantial economic and social impact due to COVID-19, from which they may take years to recover.
Many enterprises have been forced to make new investments due to COVID-19. Those that were digitally immature and slow to respond to the changing requirements for business continuity are facing an existential threat.
Enterprises’ digital investments will accelerate and will continue to grow in the post-COVID-19 era. Several technology areas including hybrid cloud, advanced networks, intelligent automation, cybersecurity and AI will grow at even faster rate.
Digital Masters have helped enterprises in managing disruptions and minimizing their impact. The masters are also creating solutions to help companies recover from the impact in the mid-term and be future-ready in the long term.
The report also features detailed RadarView profiles of the 17 Digital Masters, along with their solutions, offerings, and experience in assisting enterprises in digital transformation.