May 06, 2015Accenture Expands its Salesforce Capabilities with Acquisition of Tquila UK
London, May 6, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has today acquired Tquila UK, a leading independent Salesforce consulting services provider. This is part of a strategic move to strengthen Accenture’s position as a provider of Salesforce services and cloud implementations. Tquila is one of the largest Salesforce partners in Europe and specialises in delivering cloud solutions powered by the Salesforce1 Platform.
May 06, 2015Accenture Named in ‘Winner's Circle’ for Enterprise Analytics Services, According to HfS Research Report
NEW YORK; May 6, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named to the 'Winner's Circle' of the 2015 HfS Enterprise Analytics Services Blueprint Report. The report ranked Accenture as the overall leader in the execution category, recognizing the company’s ability to develop strong relationships with clients, execute services beyond project scopes, and be highly flexible to meet clients’ needs.
May 06, 2015Accenture Duck Creek Enhances Delivery Alliance Partner Program Through Field Testing and Training to Offer Insurers Faster, Easier Software Deployment
NEW YORK; May 6, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) Duck Creek completed a new software delivery initiative with three members of its Delivery Partner Program. The pre-release initiative provided unprecedented access to the Duck Creek platform in order to expand the scope of quality assurance testing, including training opportunities. It enabled delivery partners Discoverture Solutions, a Mindtree company, Syntel and TCube Solutions to create project accelerators that will help fast-track deployment of Accenture Duck Creek software so that property and casualty insurance clients can more quickly see a return on their investment.
May 05, 2015Accenture India Increases Paid Maternity Leave to 22 Weeks
BANGALORE; May 5, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has increased maternity-leave benefits for its full-time and part-time women employees in India to 22 weeks of paid leave, up significantly from the current statutory requirement of 12 weeks.
May 05, 2015Insurers Set to Embrace Wearable Technologies, Which They Believe Will Have a Significant Impact on Their Industry, According to Accenture Insurance Technology Vision 2015
NEW YORK; May 5, 2015 – Nearly two-thirds of insurers expect wearable technologies to have a significant impact on their industry, according to a survey of more than 200 insurance executives as part of Accenture’s annual Technology Vision report.