In today's business world, which is fast paced and highly dependent on IT, bugs almost inevitably creep in. In the worst case these bugs can be exploited by malicious actors to compromise the confidentiality, integrity or availability of your systems. Under these circumstances you cannot afford to leave security to chance. It is imperative to identify and quantify the vulnerabilities and manage them effectively to avoid damage to your reputation and bottom line.
Our study “One data strategy to rule them all” provides in-depth analysis of the key factors that drive any successful data strategy. Our findings show that there are three data strategy archetypes. Identifying a company’s archetype allows to draw specific conclusions and in a next step to capitalise on it.
André Abreu, CEO of Alaya, talks about how to harness the power of purpose to solve problems and reap rich personal and business benefits in the process.
The management at PwC Switzerland wishes you a courageous start to the year. And places five items on its agenda for 2021.
This white paper looks at how incessant digital disruption has essentially enabled the project economy.
Do you believe in the power of 5G to transform the way we live, work and do business? You’re in good company, with widespread excitement about the technology’s potential for allowing devices to connect at entirely new levels of speed and flexibility. But beware the hype: it’s good to have a more differentiated and realistic idea about possible applications of the technology.
Jan Garde founded The Embassies of Good Living in 2019. The concept offers worldly clients a high-calibre urban lifestyle during old age. In an interview with PwC, he explains how he has developed his offering through the eyes of the target group, packaged it up into a new story, and harnessed the unexpected dynamic of COVID-19.
The year 2020 has opened a new chapter in history. It has heralded an era of uncertainty and called normality into question.
In this article, we discuss a paper published in Nature magazine by Yan et al. that tries to identify the drivers of COVID-19 outcomes. We show how a recently developed digital accelerator, PwC Switzerland’s Data Science Machine, can be used to solve similar, advanced problems, help unravel complex patterns and deliver actionable insights.
Together, we can build digital trust in society! “Tech4Trust” powered by Trust Valley and PwC formed a strategic partnership to offer the unique acceleration programme in digital trust in Switzerland.
Our PwC study “The Leadership Edge” reveals the secret of successful customer transformation and provides insights on where to focus in order to improve transformation initiatives. There are significant disparities between sectors, and, unfortunately, manufacturing firms are lagging when it comes to Front Office Transformation.
Travel, transport and hospitality companies have been thoroughly challenged by new digital business models. The PwC study “The Leadership Edge” shows that this sector has been successfully transforming its customer-related processes, but companies can still do more to capture all the benefits of Front Office Transformation.