We recently spoke with Steve Shane, Managing Director of Accenture’s health care and public sector businesses. He told us what the two greatest challenges for health care are in the digital age, and why the maxim “all healthcare is local” is something of a misnomer. The full text of the interview is below. ExecutiveBiz: Can […] More
A survey shows the US needs more cyber education. Accenture has helped San Antonio get on the cyber bandwagon. BAE’s sales were up over 21% in 2009. Vangent’s Mac Curtis announced a healthcare partnership with Medsphere. Raytheon landed an $866 million dollar GPS deal from the Air Force. The FCC wants Congress to pay $18 […] More
In a recent study released by Accenture, research suggests that consumers in emerging markets are twice as likely to purchase and use consumer technology in the next year than those in developed markets. In addition to the emerging markets willingness to purchase more consumer products, they are also going to be more willing to purchase […] More
Both presidential candidates are calling for cuts in government contractor spending. Get an idea of what Obama and McCain are calling for and how it will affect the greater-Washington market. What do all three of these recognizable writers have in common? Shannon Henry, Ellen McCarthy and Kim Hart? Well… They are All women, all […] More
Whether the Greater Washington technology community likes it or not, it has twins. Two distinct – and often siloed – communities that split along generational, cultural and operational lines. On one side, you have the young, vibrant social media entrepreneurs focused on disruptive solutions to break through the Web 2.0 scene. Then, there is another […] More
More than 60,000 federal workers retired in 2006 according to a recent BusinessWeek article. That leaves a lot of unoccupied desks across the federal government. While Uncle Sam scrambles to recruit a new generation of workers, contractors have already begun to replace many of the vacancies. Contracting firms, often with larger wallets and stronger on […] More
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