As competitors flock to the managed services market, retaining your edge may get tougher. One of the recommendations from industry advisors to has been to specialize in a vertical market or in a horizontal niche. Providing business analytics/big data as a service is often among the service offerings suggested.
That’s not such a bad idea. A recent report from CompTIA revealed nearly eight in ten executives say they need better real-time analytics and improvement in converting data into actionable intelligence.