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December 21, 2010

Accenture and Magneti Marelli Sign Five-Year IVI, Telematics and Embedded Software Agreement

Accenture and Magneti Marelli Sign Five-Year IVI, Telematics and Embedded Software Agreement
NEW YORK; Dec. 21, 2010 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will collaborate with Magneti Marelli in the design and development of the company’s in-vehicle infotainment (IVI), telematics and embedded software initiatives, under a five-year contract.
December 21, 2010

Accenture Supports Global Business Transformation Program at Fast Retailing

Accenture Supports Global Business Transformation Program at Fast Retailing
TOKYO; Dec. 21, 2010 - Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today that it has supported the successful delivery of an information technology (IT) transformation program at Fast Retailing Co., Ltd. The improved IT infrastructure will help Fast Retailing strengthen its management processes through enhanced visibility across its global enterprise, and more efficient and standardized business processes. The new technology will also help Fast Retailing to achieve its plans for rapid global business development.
December 20, 2010

Accenture Wins Portal Implementation Contract From State Government of Nagaland

Accenture Wins Portal Implementation Contract From State Government of Nagaland
New Delhi; Dec. 20, 2010 - The government of Nagaland has awarded a 42-month information technology (IT) contract to Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to implement the state’s public service portal. Harnessing the power of the internet, the portal will be used to bridge the gap between the government and citizens by offering enhanced and efficient delivery of information and services through a common platform for speedy resolution of questions and demands from Nagaland residents. The project is expected to begin in Jan. 2011.
December 15, 2010

Accenture to Host Conference Call Tomorrow, Thursday, Dec. 16, to Discuss First-Quarter Fiscal 2011 Results

Accenture to Host Conference Call Tomorrow, Thursday, Dec. 16, to Discuss First-Quarter Fiscal 2011 Results
NEW YORK; Dec. 15, 2010 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. EST tomorrow, Thursday, Dec. 16, to discuss its first-quarter fiscal 2011 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call. 
December 14, 2010

Hilton Worldwide and Accenture Announce Multi-Year Technology Services Agreement

Hilton Worldwide and Accenture Announce Multi-Year Technology Services Agreement
MCLEAN, Va. and NEW YORK; Dec. 14, 2010 - Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Hilton Worldwide announced today a multi-year agreement to provide the global hospitality company with application development and support services for its property management systems and multi-brand, transactional websites covering more than 3,600 hotels worldwide.  As part of the agreement, Accenture will also be supporting Hilton Worldwide with a global service desk for the company’s hotels.
December 08, 2010

National Water Company of Saudi Arabia Selects Accenture For Comprehensive IT Solution

National Water Company of Saudi Arabia Selects Accenture For Comprehensive IT Solution
RIYADH; Dec. 8, 2010 – National Water Company of Saudi Arabia has awarded Accenture (NYSE: ACN) a contract to design and deploy a comprehensive IT solution for its water and waste water services in the cities of Riyadh and Jeddah. Financial terms were not disclosed.
December 07, 2010

Deficiencies In Talent Recruitment and Information Technology Thwarting Global Expansion of High-Tech Firms, Accenture Survey Finds

Deficiencies In Talent Recruitment and Information Technology Thwarting Global Expansion of High-Tech Firms, Accenture Survey Finds
NEW YORK;  Dec. 7, 2010 – A new Accenture (NYSE: ACN) survey finds that widespread deficiencies in talent recruitment and information technology have left the vast majority of electronics and high-tech companies poorly positioned for global expansion. Yet the research also found that virtually all survey respondents said they have sufficient capital to execute their global expansion plans.
December 07, 2010

Accenture Broadens Digital Relationship With Universal Music Group

Accenture Broadens Digital Relationship With Universal Music Group
LONDON; Dec. 7, 2010 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) is expanding its relationship with the Universal Music Group (UMG), the world’s largest music company, following a successful, two-year collaboration to develop and deploy Accenture’s Digital Supply Chain Platform.