KPMG has announced an expansion of its strategic relationship with Microsoft to include a global collaboration to jointly deliver new suites of innovative solutions and services in data and analytics (D&A), cloud compliance and transformation, and business solutions.
The new strategic collaboration, based on Microsoft’s Azure, Dynamics and data platforms, will allow Microsoft and KPMG member firms to work together to develop and deploy solutions and services that will help address the disruptive challenges topping the board agenda today. These include realizing the business potential of one global, scalable platform which can deliver cloud-based solutions for Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Data and Analytics, which will collectively help transform the business while maintaining regulatory and compliance requirements.
“This global collaboration with Microsoft, extended locally here in India , will help accelerate deployment of such industry-led solutions to serve the needs of corporates and the government across enterprise applications, cloud transformation and data and analytics, enhancing growth, efficiency and managing risks and talents. At the same time, it will also allow us to serve our global clients in similar pursuits across regions,” said Ambarish Dasgupta, KPMG in India’s Head of Management Consulting .
“KPMG’s deep experience in global business transformation combined with Microsoft Azure, SQL Server, Power BI and Dynamics will help our mutual customers compete in today’s mobile first, cloud first world,” said Scott Guthrie, Microsoft Executive Vice President of the Cloud and Enterprise.
KPMG has already guided over 100 clients using Microsoft’s Business Intelligence (BI), Analytics and Microsoft Dynamics products to transform their business operations.
For KPMG, the collaboration with Microsoft will provide clients with preferred access to technology solutions including: advanced big data and analytic solutions built on Power BI and SQL Server, enterprise-grade, hybrid cloud technology from Windows Server and Microsoft Azure, and business solutions powered by Microsoft Dynamics.