Plano, TX – September 09, 2013 – NTT DATA, Inc., a leading IT services provider, today announced that it has ranked again on this year’s InformationWeek 500, an annual list of the top technology innovators in the U.S.  Marking the company’s eighth consecutive year on the list, NTT DATA was recognized for its NTT DATA Samurai LeadershipTM career development tool, using gamification, artificial intelligence, online simulations and collaboration to provide immersive experiences for training. The full list can be found at www.informationweek.com/iw500/2013/viewList.

 

“Developing creative and effective leaders is imperative to maintaining our competitive advantage,” said Imran Sayeed, Chief Technology Officer of NTT DATA, Inc. “The Samurai Leadership program helps chart a clear and accessible career path for people who are striving to grow personally and professionally. Gamification is proving to be one of the most effective means for career development because it cuts across geographies, divisions and seniority levels. It has the added benefit of being fun, of course, too.”

Samurai Leadership immerses employees in a digital Samurai world, teaching leadership skills required to advance within the organization. The game has generated upwards of 300 new product and service improvement ideas, resulting in increased revenue and cost savings for clients. NTT DATA has also leveraged gamification with clients to solve similar professional development challenges as well as driving business efficiencies, customer loyalty, sales enablement, relationship management, and data validation.

“The theme of this year's InformationWeek 500 is digital business. It's a movement, rooted in data analytics, mobile computing, social networking and other customer-focused technologies that are turning companies and industries on their ear," said InformationWeek Editor In Chief Rob Preston. "Every enterprise is now a digital business — or needs to become one fast. The organizations in our ranking are leading the way.”

InformationWeek identifies and honors the nation's most innovative users of information technology with its annual InformationWeek 500 listing, and also tracks the technology, strategies, investments, and administrative practices of some of the best‐known organizations in the country. Past overall winners include Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, PACCAR Inc., The Vanguard Group, CME Group, National Semiconductor, Con‐Way, and Principal Financial Group. Unique among corporate rankings, the InformationWeek 500 spotlights the power of innovation in information technology.

Additional details on the InformationWeek 500 can be found at: www.informationweek.com/iw500.

NOTE: Samurai Leadership is a trademark of NTT DATA, Inc.

About NTT DATA
NTT DATA is your Innovation Partner anywhere around the world, with operations in more than 35 countries. NTT DATA emphasizes long-term commitment and combines global reach and local intimacy to provide premier professional services from consulting, application services, business process and IT outsourcing to cloud-based solutions. 

Visit www.nttdata.com/americas to learn how our consultants, projects, managed services, and outsourcing engagements deliver value for a range of businesses and government agencies.

About InformationWeek
For more than 30 years, InformationWeek has provided millions of IT executives worldwide with the insight and perspective they need to leverage the business value of technology. InformationWeek provides CIOs and IT executives with commentary, analysis and research through its thriving online community, digital issues, webcasts, proprietary research and live, in‐person events. InformationWeek’s award‐winning editorial coverage can be found at www.informationweek.com.

InformationWeek is produced by UBM Tech, a global media business that brings together the world's technology industry through live events and online properties. Other UBM Tech's brands include EE Times, Interop, Black Hat, Game Developer Conference, CRN, and DesignCon. The company's products include research, education, training, and data services that accelerate decision making for technology buyers. UBM Tech also offers a full range of marketing services based on its content and technology market expertise, including custom events, content marketing solutions, community development and demand generation programs. UBM Tech is a part of UBM (UBM.L), a global provider of media and information services with a market capitalization of more than $2.5 billion.

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, application, infrastructure and business process services.

NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune Global 100.

Personnes-ressources pour les médias

Dernières actualités

NTT DATA Named a Leader in Three Quadrants of The 2020 ISG Provider Lens™ Healthcare Digital Services Report

PLANO, TX – April 8, 2021 – NTT DATA today announced the company has been named a market Leader in The 2020 ISG Provider Lens™ Healthcare Digital Services report. The U.S. report evaluates the capabilities of 31 providers across three quadrants: Payer Digital Transformation Services, Provider Digital Transformation Services, and Payer Business Process as a Service. NTT DATA was named a Leader in all three quadrants.

EN SAVOIR PLUS

NTT DATA Achieves Key AWS Partner Network Milestones

PLANO, Texas – April 5, 2021 – NTT DATA Services, a global digital business and IT service provider, revealed today several milestones illustrating the ongoing success of its Amazon Web Services (AWS) relationship. Building on the acquisition of Flux7, an AWS consulting provider, and the strategic collaboration agreement announced with AWS last year, NTT DATA has grown the number of AWS certifications it holds 10x since April 2020. This technical expertise was highlighted recently as it received the AWS Mainframe Migration Competency.

EN SAVOIR PLUS

NTT DATA Achieves Snowflake’s Elite Services Partner Status

PLANO, Texas – March 18, 2021 – NTT DATA, a global digital business and IT services provider, today announced it has achieved Snowflake’s Elite Services Partner designation. Elite Partner is the highest level in the Snowflake Partner Network and represents NTT DATA’s commitment to enabling digital transformation for clients with Snowflake’s Data Cloud.

EN SAVOIR PLUS