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In a recent independent survey, 100% of respondents said HFS’ depth of industry knowledge represented ‘Best in Class’ research insight for clients.


100% of respondents also said we rated ‘Good to Excellent’ for product innovationproviding market-leading inspirational research.


Our research is based on over 5000 enterprise interviews conducted annually across the Global2000 and read by millions of business people worldwide. We help you have an impact.

HFS have a unique way of conducting research and go about things differently to everyone else. As a result you get more objective opinions.

We want to help support you with innovative, tailored and highly interactive insights as you navigate key decisions for your business.

Founded in 2010, and globally recognized as being innovative, disruptive and forward thinking, we’ve become market leaders through reputation alone. We are known for our proprietary research and analyses, strategic thinktanks, custom consulting or research engagements and unfettered points of view that have enabled numerous enterprise clients, service providers and other industry stakeholders to successfully navigate the complex IT and business services market.

HFS has introduced concepts and methodologies such as RPA, the As-a-Service Economy, Digital OneOffice, Triple-A Trifecta and the Hyperconnected Future State to the market and we have facilitated the dialogues that have changed the industry. Our blog ‘Horses for Sources’, is known for its provocative tone and consistently drives dialogue between the global technology and business communities.  It now has a subscriber base of more than 2 million engaged readers and we’d love for you to join them.

Highlight Reports

HFS Highlight: Another Monday, another RPA acquisition, another ISV – Hyland shows it’s moving from process streamlining to automating

In Another Monday, Hyland has found the opportunity to break out from the content management mold.

Top 10 Reports

HFS Top 10 Source-to-Pay (S2P) Service Providers

This report examines 12 Source to Pay service providers across a defined series of innovation, execution, and voice of the customer criteria.

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HFS Highlight: With the pandemic economy being defined by the cloud, Wipro adds European muscle to its Salesforce capabilities with 4C acquisition

In this Highlight we look at Wipro’s acquisition of Salesforce Platinum partner, 4C to strengthen its consulting and implementation skills in Europe and the Middle East.

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HFS Highlight: Infosys acquires Kaleidoscope Innovation to bolster software product design and development engineering expertise

Explores the rationale for Infosys’ recent acquisition of Kaleidoscope Innovation

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HFS Highlight: Kryon proves the value of full-cycle automation at its own “Olympics” – who needs Tokyo 2020

Kryon is becoming more than just the industry’s first-mover; FCA is delivering tangible business value for some new frontline clients.

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HFS Highlight: Cognizant magnifies its cloud muscles with its 6th acquisition: 10th Magnitude

Cognizant’s continuous investment in cloud portfolio, further strengthens its position as one of the cloud leaders