5G Wireless Could Add $40 Billion in Annual GDP and 250,000 Permanent New Jobs to Canadian Economy by 2026, Accenture Report Finds

OTTAWA, Ontario; June 19, 2018 – New 5G wireless networks will contribute as much as $40 billion annually to Canada’s economy by 2026, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).

$1 Trillion At Risk for Companies That Fail to Maintain Customer Relevance

NEW YORK; June 19, 2018 – New research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) finds that U.S. companies risk losing $1 trillion of revenue if they fail to maintain customer relevance, forcing consumers to seek alternative brands. Once gone, more than one quarter of the consumers are unlikely to return.

Forest-Products Companies Accelerating Their Digital Investments to Protect Market Share and Competitive Advantage, Accenture Research Finds

NEW YORK; June 19, 2018 – Forest-products companies plan to increase their investments in digital technologies over the next three years, in part to protect their market share and competitive advantage, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).

Accenture Named Market Leader in Ovum Decision Matrix: Market Leaders in North American Applications Services, 2018–19

NEW YORK; June 19, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is named as the overall Market Leader in the Ovum Decision Matrix report on application services, “Ovum Decision Matrix: Market Leaders in North American Applications Services, 2018–19.” The report assesses seven leading systems integrators that are active in the North America market and have built substantial application development and maintenance (ADM) businesses.

Accenture Helps Northside Hospital Drive Down Energy and Telecom Costs

ATLANTA, Ga; June 19, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) is helping Northside Hospital generate millions of dollars in savings by transforming supply chain and procurement operations to drive down utilities and telecommunications costs.

HR Applications from Accenture Now Live on SAP® App Center

BERLIN; June 19, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is making its solutions for SAP® SuccessFactors® available on the SAP® App Center, the digital marketplace for SAP partner offerings. Clients will have real-time access to innovative, intelligent software solutions that complement and extend their SAP capabilities.

Successful Companies Pivot to New Opportunities by Revitalizing – Not Neglecting – Their Core Businesses, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; June 15, 2018 – The majority (54 percent) of C-level executives expect their new business activities to generate at least half of their company’s revenues within the next three years, even though only one-third (33 percent) of the executives said their company currently generates more than half of its revenues from business activities started in the past three years, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).

Top Cybersecurity Expert Anup Ghosh Joins Accenture Security

ARLINGTON, VA; June 13, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the appointment of industry veteran and cybersecurity expert, Dr. Anup Ghosh, as managing director in Accenture Security. In his new role, Ghosh will bring his technology focused background and executive leadership to lead strategic technology investments that help scale Accenture Security’s rapid growth in the managed security services business.

Accenture Federal Services Receives 2018 Cogswell Award for Outstanding Industrial Security Practices

ARLINGTON, Va.; June 13, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that Accenture Federal Services has been awarded the 2018 James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Award from the U.S. Department of Defense, Defense Security Service (DSS).

Accenture Opens Liquid Studio and Nano Lab in Bratislava to Help Clients Innovate by Accelerating Application Development

BRATISLAVA; June 13, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has opened a Liquid Studio in Bratislava to help clients speed up innovation and software deployment cycles, as well as a Nano Lab, which offers a window into the extensive research and development conducted by Accenture Labs worldwide.