KPMG, Microsoft collaborate for analytics, cloud offerings

KPMG has struck a strategic global collaboration with Microsoft to jointly provide new suites of innovative solutions and services.

KPMG, Microsoft collaborate for analytics, cloud offerings

KPMG has struck a strategic global collaboration with Microsoft to jointly provide new suites of innovative solutions and services in data and analytics, cloud compliance and transformation, and business solutions.

Through the partnership, Microsoft and KPMG member firms will be able to develop and deploy solutions and services to address various disruptive challenges such as achieving the business potential of one global, scalable platform to provide cloud-based solutions for Customer Relationship Management, Enterprise Resource Planning and Data and Analytics.

The new collaboration is based on Microsoft’s Azure, Dynamics and data platforms.

Microsoft executive vice president of the cloud and enterprise Scott Guthrie said, “We are excited to bring together KPMG’s industry expertise, global network and business transformation acumen with Microsoft’s enterprise cloud technologies, data, analytic and business solutions to help customers deal with their most challenging issues.

“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.”

KPMG global head of advisory Bryan Cruickshank said, “This collaboration will allow us to develop a new generation of business solutions, underpinned by Microsoft’s Dynamics technology. In conjunction with Microsoft, our clients now have a global partner they can trust to help them solve their key challenges such as improvements to productivity, customer engagement and competitiveness.”