January 28, 2019

Accenture Interactive Positioned as a Leader in Independent Research Report on Digital Experience Agencies in Asia Pacific

SINGAPORE; Jan. 28, 2019 – Accenture Interactive has been named a leader in the latest Forrester Research report on digital experience service agencies in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. The report, titled “The Forrester Wave™: Digital Experience Agencies In Asia Pacific, Q4 2018,” evaluated Accenture Interactive and 12 other vendors on 23 criteria, including Current Offering, Strategy and Market Presence.
January 27, 2019

Accenture Opens Intelligent Operations Center in Fukuoka To Help Clients Spur Innovation

FUKUOKA, TOKYO; Jan. 27, 2019 – Accenture (NYC: ACN) today opened a new Accenture Intelligent Operations Center Fukuoka in Fukuoka-shi, Fukuoka Prefecture, as part of the company’s growth plans to expand in Japan. Positioning Fukuoka as one of two major locations in Kyushu along with the Kumamoto Center for providing business process services (BPS), the new Accenture Intelligent Operations Center Fukuoka focuses on helping enterprise clients drive innovation.
January 24, 2019

Traditional Energy Providers Leaving Value on the Table by Not Fully Serving Small and Medium-Sized Businesses, Research from Accenture Shows

NEW YORK; Jan. 24, 2019 – Traditional energy providers are missing out on substantial cost savings and new revenues by not tailoring enough digital customer experiences, products and services for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), according to the latest edition of the “New Energy Consumer” research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
January 24, 2019

Accenture Federal Services Wins Contract to Modernize U.S. Air Force’s Personnel System

ARLINGTON, Va.; Jan. 24, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been awarded a contract to modernize the payroll, leave-management and core human resources functions that serve more than 600,000 U.S. Air Force men and women. The Air Force Integrated Personnel and Pay System (AFIPPS) task order has an estimated value of $49.4 million over a three-year base performance period.
January 23, 2019

Accenture Positioned as a Leader and Star Performer in Everest Group Cloud Enablement Services Market Assessment 2019

NEW YORK; Jan. 23, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a Leader and Star Performer in the Cloud Enablement Services PEAK Matrix™ Assessment 2019 and Market Trends: An Enterprise Primer for Adopting (or Intelligently Ignoring!) Cloud Native. The PEAK Matrix is a framework for identifying the relative market success and capabilities of service providers.
January 22, 2019

Accenture Named a Leader in Everest Group PEAK Matrix™ Report for IoT Services

NEW YORK; January 22, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader in the Everest Group’s Internet of Things (IoT) Services PEAK Matrix Assessment 2019 report for the third consecutive year. It received the highest marks in the Market Impact category and was named a Star Performer based on year-over-year growth. 
January 21, 2019

More Responsible Use of Workforce Data Required to Strengthen Employee Trust and Unlock Growth, According to Accenture Report

DAVOS, Switzerland; Jan. 21, 2019 – Business leaders will need to implement responsible workforce data strategies if they are to build the employee trust that will help generate sustained revenue growth, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
January 21, 2019

Accenture Announces Winners of the 2019 Circulars in Davos That Are Unlocking Value From the $4.5 Trillion Circular Economy

DAVOS; Jan. 21, 2019 – The World Economic Forum and The Forum of Young Global Leaders, in collaboration with Accenture (NYSE: ACN), awarded the winners of this year’s The Circulars awards at the Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos. With a $4.5 trillion circular economy growth opportunity at stake, organizations globally are harnessing innovation and disruptive technologies to reduce waste, emissions and the use of harmful materials, and maximize the value of products and services to improve competitiveness.
January 21, 2019

Accenture Extends Collaboration with ONAP to Help Communications Industry Accelerate Transformation to Software-Based Networks

SAN FRANCISCO; Jan. 21, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has extended its collaboration with LF Networking (LFN) — which facilitates collaboration and operational excellence across open networking projects, including the Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP) — upgrading its membership to Gold level status as part of its strategy to build a comprehensive “as-a-service” solution for the software-defined ecosystem.
January 17, 2019

Cybercrime Could Cost Companies US$5.2 Trillion Over Next Five Years, According to New Research from Accenture

NEW YORK; Jan. 17, 2019 – Companies globally could incur US$5.2 trillion in additional costs and lost revenue over the next five years due to cyberattacks, as dependency on complex internet-enabled business models outpaces the ability to introduce adequate safeguards that protect critical assets, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).