Accenture Achieves Lead Position in Winner’s Circle in HfS ‘Travel and Hospitality Customer Engagement Services’ Blueprint Report

NEW YORK; Nov. 16, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned in the “Winner’s Circle” as a leader in “innovation and execution” in the HfS inaugural “Travel and Hospitality Customer Engagement Services” Blueprint report. 
November 16, 2017

Seasoned Ericsson Executive Anders Lindblad Joins Accenture as Communications & Media Industry Lead for Europe

ROME; Nov. 15, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has hired Anders Lindblad, a 20-year veteran of Ericsson, as Communications & Media industry lead for Europe, effective immediately. In his new role, Lindblad is responsible for business development and operations in the region and for helping clients form and deliver large-scale transformation programs. 
November 15, 2017

Accenture Launches Interactive Learning Platform to Help Clients Transform Their Technology Talent

NEW YORK; Nov. 14, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has launched the Accenture Future Talent Platform, an interactive learning platform that includes talent transformation services to help clients develop their IT workforces in critical areas such as digital, cloud, security and artificial intelligence.
 
November 14, 2017

Accenture Insights Platform for Government Receives FedRAMP Authorization

ARLINGTON, Va: Nov. 14, 2017 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS) today announced that the U.S. federal government has awarded FedRAMP authorization to the Accenture Insights Platform for Government (AIP for Government). The secure, cloud-based platform provides federal agencies with leading pre-integrated data access, analytics and visualization capabilities, which can be used to create and deploy analytics-driven solutions quickly and at lower cost. 
November 14, 2017

New Report by Accenture, MAS and ABS Shows How Blockchain Technology Could Improve Central Bank Payment Systems

LONDON; Nov. 14, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and The Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS) have published a report today that illustrates how blockchain technology could significantly improve the kinds of payment systems that currently enable banks around the world to transfer trillions of dollars per day to each other and help them manage their financial liquidity. 
November 14, 2017

Accenture Forms Alliance with Paxata to Help Clients Build an Intelligent Enterprise by Putting Business Users in Control of Data

NEW YORK and REDWOOD CITY, California; Nov. 13, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has formed a strategic alliance with and made a minority investment in Paxata, a company empowering businesses to transform raw data into ready information. The alliance aims to help clients provide enterprise end users with exceptional data control across multiple data sources. This will speed time-to-business-insight and free up IT resources, allowing scarce data talent to work on strategic data architecture, rather than tactical data preparation. Terms of the investment were not disclosed.
 
November 13, 2017