KPMG and Appian Collaborate to Deliver Business Applications for Clients

By CIOReview | Tuesday, April 28, 2015

RESTON, VA: KPMG, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm and Appian – a provider of Business Process Management (BPM) based application platforms have aligned to deliver applications for clients to automate their business processes that include mobility, enterprise data/analytics, cloud computing, and social collaboration.

The partnership combines Appian's modern application platform with KPMG's business insights and extensive BPM program delivery qualifications thereby helping the clients to boost efficiency, mitigate risk, provide end-to-end visibility, and comply with regulations. A recent Appian survey illustrated the need for business applications that are easily configurable and customizable to respond faster to business and customer needs.

"IT and business teams faced with the urgent need to innovate, while optimizing processes and reducing costs, are increasingly turning to BPM solutions to increase their speed of delivery," says Jerry Iacouzzi, Advisory principal, KPMG. "With Appian, we're designing and implementing future-state technology programs for our clients to address these key business issues quickly and efficiently."

"KPMG is a strategic partner in delivering exceptional value to customers in record time across industry verticals all around the globe,” says Joe Kozak, vice president, Global Alliances and Partners, Appian.