Technology company leaders are under a huge amount of pressure to adapt to a fast-changing environment through new business models, scaling to meet demand, and seeking out new opportunities for monetization. In this episode, Deep Kular, managing director at Accenture, and Ben Askin, chief technology officer at Vertex, joined us to talk about trends in the technology industry and the role of the Workday Industry Accelerator in helping companies adapt quickly and effectively.
Here are a few highlights of the conversation, edited for clarity. If you enjoyed this episode, you can find our entire catalog here.
“Enterprise companies and customers are leveraging their tax departments for more strategic business decisions all the time. And when I look at our customers in marketplaces and e-commerce, they have a completely different set of needs that they’re asking from us. So it’s constantly keeping us on our toes and keeping us innovating. What I look at is: ‘What are the operating models that we need to support such a diverse set of needs for customers?’” —Ben Askin
“The conversations that are being had are about: ‘What information am I gleaning from this, and what kind of business decisions am I