Ep 54 – Bye-bye, private cloud; hello, public cloud

This week’s guest

Davide Bellini

Accenture Applied Intelligence Lead for Comms and Media Accenture

Every telco leader, consultant, and analyst I talk to these days says the telecom industry’s move to the public cloud is in full swing.

Today’s guest, Davide Bellini, agrees. As Accenture Applied Intelligence lead for the communications and media industry, he has his finger on the pulse of telcos around the world—what they’re thinking about, how they’re navigating challenges, and their vision for a future powered by the public cloud. Click play to hear Davide’s thoughts on:

  • Public cloud adoption trends around the globe [03:40];
  • What’s changed to make telcos more open to cloud transformation [11:28]; 
  • Their greatest hurdles to migration success [13:56]; and 
  • Why freeing data from siloed databases has become a business imperative [19:29].

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Author’s bio

Davide is an Accenture Managing Director with more than 23 years of consulting experience with Tier 1 Communications and Media industry clients across the world. He is the Global Lead for Communications, Media and Entertainment Industry in Applied Intelligence, Accenture’s division focused on transforming clients business with Data and AI at the core. Davide is also leading the Accenture SMB Growth offering for the Comms Industry globally, a transformational portfolio of end-to-end services to help CSPs generate value for the small- and medium-business segment with industry-specific, highly personalized and sustainable communication and technology services.

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