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About Elitsa Bakalova, Senior Analyst
Elitsa Bakalova is a senior analyst in TBR’s Professional Services Practice. In 2005 Elitsa launched TBR’s IT Services Vendor Benchmark, a quarterly comprehensive evaluation of approximately 30 professional service providers. Elitsa’s primary research and coverage focus includes vendors such as Atos, BearingPoint, Capgemini, Cisco Services and T-Systems. She provides a holistic analysis of IT services vendor businesses and develops quarterly vendor reports that combine financial modeling, analysis and insights. Elitsa’s analytical commentary has been quoted by various online sources.
Entries by Elitsa Bakalova, Senior Analyst
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If abundant 5G and advances around digital twin technology spark a resurgence in smart cities, TBR anticipates Atos will continue to turn inspiration sessions into small-scale implementations across Europe and in some select cities outside the vendor’s home region.
TBR met with Atos senior leadership to discuss sustainability and Atos’ role as an ecosystem orchestrator, a services vendor and a role model for decarbonization.
A new emphasis on consulting — if it is matched with sustained investments in training, selective hiring and concurrent upskilling around digital transformation — could enhance Huawei’s competitive advantages for engagements that extend beyond essential technology needs.
Kyndryl will grow as an independent company using mission-critical expertise, data capabilities, IP and partner ecosystem.
Building regional capabilities through acquisitions to disrupt the APAC market In TBR’s most recent Digital Transformation: Digital Marketing Services Benchmark, my colleague Boz Hristov examined trends across different regions and wrote, “While regional nuances … compel vendors to build local resources to ensure they can tailor culturally aligned campaigns, the evolving nature of the DMS […]
As the world awaits the scientific discoveries needed to bring quantum processors to commercial applicability, Atos’ BullSequana XH3000 allows for ecosystem participation within the compute platform itself and future-proofs any early buyer investments. In its Feb. 16 official announcement of the XH3000 supercomputer, for which TBR was provided pre-briefing access, Atos claims the product will […]