IBM has on board this idea under Palmisano domination specifically with the acquisition of PricewaterhouseCoopers’ consulting business in 2002. Seen as risky awesome time, the acquisition expands IBM go all skills by adding a strong business consulting component with its undeniable technical skills.
In both cases, the company reimagined himself and become the leader in their respective areas by thinking about their immediate wheelhouse. Look for more Rometty deliver of the same. Here is another high-tech company, which is perfectly adapted to its time. Read more about it in this free Motley Fool special report.
Apple’s Lesson for IBMGinni Rometty, currently Senior Vice President for Sales, Marketing and Strategy for IBM , was recently anointed the company’s next chief executive. Continue reading