Breaking Down Internal Barriers in Companies Crucial Amid Increasing Digitization, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; June 17, 2020 – Many companies do not realize the full value of investing in digital projects due to a lack of collaboration among their critical business functions, according to a new study by Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The study found that 75 percent of executives said their departments compete rather than collaborate on digitization, which raises cost and eats up expected revenues gains.
June 17, 2020

Accenture Federal Services Wins $341 Million Contract to Help the Department of Commerce Modernize and Consolidate Its Core Business Systems

ARLINGTON, Va.; June 15, 2020 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS), a subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN), has been awarded a $341 million contract to help the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) modernize its core business systems and data platform to centralize administrative functions and support real-time business decision making. The contract, under the DOC’s Business Applications Solution (BAS) program, will run for one base year, with 19 option years.
June 15, 2020

Accenture Announces Intent to Acquire Sentelis

PARIS; June 15, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire Sentelis, an independent data consulting and engineering company, headquartered in France, that specializes in designing and scaling data and artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities. Sentelis would join Accenture Applied Intelligence and complement its focus on helping clients build the right data strategy and foundation to industrialize AI across their businesses.
June 15, 2020

Accenture to Host Conference Call Thursday, June 25, to Discuss Third-Quarter Fiscal Year 2020 Results

NEW YORK; June 9, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, June 25, to discuss its third-quarter fiscal year 2020 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.
June 09, 2020

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Gekko

PARIS; June 2, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Gekko, a leading French Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services company. Terms of the transaction, which was announced on April 20, were not disclosed.
June 02, 2020

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in IDC MarketScape for Worldwide Cloud Professional Services 2020

NEW YORK; June 1, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Cloud Professional Services 2020 Vendor Assessment.* 
June 01, 2020