January 27, 2015Accenture Launches New Innovation Center for HP Technology
NEW YORK; January 27, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has launched the Accenture Innovation Center for HP to help clients apply joint Accenture and HP technology solutions to specific industry and business process challenges in the areas of cloud, security and analytics. The innovation center allows clients to take advantage of next-generation solutions and services based on HP technologies, helping to accelerate time to value.
January 27, 2015Accenture Positioned as a Leader in 2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Oracle Application Implementation Services, Worldwide
NEW YORK; Jan. 27, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned furthest within the "Leaders" quadrant in the “Magic Quadrant for Oracle Application Implementation Services Worldwide”1 from Gartner Inc.
January 27, 2015Accenture Closes Structure Acquisition, Strengthening Capabilities in Smart Grid Operations and Energy Trading and Risk Management Services
HOUSTON, Jan. 27, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the acquisition of Structure, a provider of consulting, system integration and customized solutions and services to energy and utilities clients. The transaction expands and enhances Accenture’s deep experience and capabilities in smart grid solutions, especially grid operations, as well as commodity trading and risk management (CTRM).
January 27, 2015Suppliers in the United States, Brazil, China and India Least Resilient Against Climate Change Risks, Finds New Global Study from CDP and Accenture
NEW YORK; January 27, 2015 -- Lack of preparation currently leaves supply chains in Brazil, China, India and the United States more vulnerable to climate risks than those in Europe and Japan. However, suppliers in China and India deliver the greatest financial return on investment to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions and demonstrate the strongest appetite for collaboration across the value chain, according to research released today by CDP, the international NGO formerly called Carbon Disclosure Project, and Accenture (NYSE:ACN).
January 26, 2015Pittsburgh Hospitals Reduce Emergency Department Visits using Patient Navigators
PITTSBURGH; Jan. 26, 2015 – Three hospitals in western Pennsylvania had a 43 percent reduction in excessive emergency department visits by using patient navigators – low-cost, trained members of the community who connect patients with essential care services – as part of a one-year pilot study conducted by Accenture and the Highmark Foundation.