Accenture Recognized as the Leading Global Service Provider to the Healthcare Industry

NEW YORK; Jan. 18, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named the number one service provider for the healthcare sector in a recent report from industry analyst firm HFS Research.
January 18, 2021

Accenture Acquires Wolox, Boosting Cloud First and Digital Transformation Capabilities in Argentina and South America

BUENOS AIRES; Jan. 15, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Wolox, a leading Argentinean cloud native and agile development company that provides digital solutions to help clients achieve successful business outcomes. 
January 15, 2021

Accenture Federal Services Wins USPTO Contract to Support and Modernize Financial Management Systems

ARLINGTON, Va.; Jan. 13, 2021 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS), a subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN), has been awarded a $50 million contract by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Under the five-year, blanket purchase agreement (BPA), AFS will operate, maintain and modernize the agency’s financial management systems for the Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO).
January 13, 2021

Many Companies Are Delaying or Putting Capital Projects on Hold Due to the Pandemic, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; Jan. 12, 2021 – New global research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) shows that 61% of owner-operators of factories, mines, refineries and public, telecommunications and utility infrastructure organizations expect new projects to be delayed or put indefinitely on hold because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Additionally, 35% of engineering, procurement and construction service providers (EPCs) surveyed indicated that the scope of ongoing projects will likely be adjusted. The report, titled “Building Value with Capital Projects,” features a survey of more than 700 senior executives globally and found that the pandemic impacted an industry that was already challenged in using digital solutions to help deliver project results on-time and on-budget.
January 12, 2021

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Microsoft Azure Systems Integrators by Everest Group

NEW YORK; January 11, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been strongly positioned as a Leader in both Market Impact and Vision & Capability in the inaugural Everest Group PEAK Matrix® for System Integrator (SI) Capabilities on Microsoft Azure Services, 2021 report.
January 11, 2021

Accenture Acquires Real Protect, Brazil-Based Information Security Company

RIO DE JANEIRO and NEW YORK; Jan. 11, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Real Protect, a privately held, Brazil-based provider of managed security and cyber defense services (MSS), extending its cybersecurity presence and capabilities in Latin America. Financial terms were not disclosed.
January 11, 2021