October 13, 2015

Air France-KLM-Martinair Cargo Implements Accenture Air Cargo Reservations Software to Improve Customer Service and Optimize Capacity

NEW YORK; Oct. 13, 2015 – Air France-KLM-Martinair Cargo has worked with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to implement Accenture Air Cargo Reservations software, part of the Accenture Freight & Logistics Software (AFLS) suite. AFLS supports optimizing freight capacity over the entire network, offering customers complete solutions and booking efficiency. 
October 13, 2015

UniGroup Selects Accenture Duck Creek Software to Manage its Global Transportation and Logistics Claims Operations

NEW YORK; Oct. 13, 2015 – UniGroup, a provider of global relocation and specialized logistics solutions for residential and corporate customers, has selected Accenture Duck Creek software from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to manage its core claims operations. The new software will enable its customers, agents and employees to submit, process and administer cargo loss claims from first notice of loss to resolution via an online system. Once implemented, the software will help UniGroup improve efficiencies and reduce claim-handling cycle time with streamlined and automated processes. 
October 13, 2015

Accenture Expands Accenture Innovation Center for IBM Technologies in Bangalore to Help Clients Take Advantage of Rapid Application Development with Bluemix

BANGALORE, INDIA; Oct. 13, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is helping global clients take advantage of new liquid, intelligent and connected application strategies to shape their futures by expanding the Accenture Innovation Center for IBM Technologies in Bangalore. Building on a global business alliance relationship spanning two decades, the Innovation Center now offers global clients access to new services and solutions using the latest IBM cloud technologies including Bluemix and interaction with an onsite lab designed to help inspire innovative, scalable open source solutions leveraging Rapid Application Development methodologies.
October 13, 2015

Reference Data Poses Significant Challenges for the Capital Markets, Study from Accenture and Greenwich Associates Shows

LONDON; Oct. 13, 2015 – The majority of capital-markets firms say that data quality and regulatory changes are impacting costs and driving firms to examine replacing siloed data-management systems, according to a global study of buy- and sell-side professionals conducted by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Greenwich Associates.
October 09, 2015

Accenture Named a Leader in IDC’s MarketScape Worldwide Life Science Sales & Marketing Strategic Consulting Assessment

NEW YORK; Oct. 9, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has been positioned as a Leader in an IDC Health Insights vendor assessment covering strategic consulting vendors across sales and marketing in the life science industry. 
October 07, 2015

Accenture and Amazon Web Services Create New Business Group to Help Enterprises Migrate to and Run Their Business in the AWS Cloud

LAS VEGAS; Oct. 7, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon company (NASDAQ: AMZN), today announced the formation of a business group to help clients more quickly move their business to the cloud. The Accenture AWS Business Group brings together dedicated professionals from each company with expertise in cloud solutions architecture and development, marketing, sales, and business development. The business group will offer integrated consulting and technology solutions designed to help enterprise clients take greater advantage of the flexibility and economics of an “as-a-service” operating model where IT and business services are delivered on-demand, via the AWS Cloud.
October 07, 2015

San Francisco Selects Accenture to Implement New Financial Management System

SAN FRANCISCO; Oct. 7, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been selected following a competitive procurement process to implement a new financial management system for the City and County of San Francisco. 
October 07, 2015

Accenture to Audiocast Investor & Analyst Conference Today

NEW YORK; Oct. 7, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a live audiocast of its Investor & Analyst Conference today, Wednesday, Oct. 7 in New York City. The audiocast will feature remarks by Chairman & CEO Pierre Nanterme, Chief Financial Officer David Rowland and other members of the executive leadership team, and will include a review of Accenture’s fiscal 2015 performance and fiscal 2016 business outlook, which were discussed on the company’s recent fourth-quarter fiscal year 2015 earnings conference call. 
October 07, 2015

Accenture Named Exclusive Digital Transformation Partner of GITEX Technology Week

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES; Oct. 7, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has signed a three-year agreement with the Dubai World Trade Centre to become the exclusive digital transformation partner of GITEX Technology Week.
October 06, 2015

Accenture Releases Enhanced Version of Accenture Cloud Platform

NEW YORK; Oct. 6, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has released a new and enhanced version of the Accenture Cloud Platform that is designed to help organizations increase the operating efficiency, cost structure, governance and control of their cloud applications. They can also take greater advantage of the flexibility and economics of an As-a-Service operating model, where IT and business services are delivered on-demand via the cloud.