Wireline, wireless, cable and satellite communications network operators and service providers
August 20, 2015

Accenture Launches Advanced Analytics Applications for the Telecommunications Industry

NEW YORK; August 20, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is launching five advanced analytics applications for the telecommunications industry, equipping users with customized analytics insights that can empower them to make smarter, data-driven decisions. Developed through the Accenture Analytics Applications Platform – a scalable platform that develops industry- and function-specific advanced analytics applications that are reusable, configurable and adaptable to meet the needs of each unique company and its individual users – the new analytics applications are designed to help telecommunications companies make more effective pricing, staffing, maintenance and planning decisions. 
August 11, 2015

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s 2015 Magic Quadrant for IT Services for Communications Service Providers Worldwide

NEW YORK; Aug. 11, 2015Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized by independent analyst firm Gartner, Inc. as a Leader in providing IT services for communications service providers (CSPs).
July 30, 2015

BT Pension Scheme re-appoints Accenture to serve its 300,000 members

LONDON; July 30, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has signed an eight-year contract to continue to provide the BT Pension Scheme (BTPS) with pension administration services. This contract is an extension to work Accenture has supported for the past 15 years.
July 13, 2015

Most Consumers Open to Password Alternatives to Protect Their Security on the Internet, Accenture Research Finds

NEW YORK; July 13, 2015 – Signaling a potential change in a widespread practice, most consumers consider usernames and passwords cumbersome and are interested in using alternatives to them to protect their security on the Internet, according to new research from Accenture.
April 07, 2015

Accenture and Alcatel-Lucent Helping Telefonica Enhance Experience For Consumers in Europe and Latin America

NEW YORK & PARIS; April 7, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) have today announced a four-year agreement with Telefonica to deploy Alcatel-Lucent’s Motive Customer Experience Management software for Telefonica’s residential customers in  European and Latin American countries. As a result, customers will gain more control over their broadband experience, including self-help tools to reduce calls to customer care and shorten resolution times.
 
March 02, 2015

Communications Service Providers Are Well-Positioned to Play a Key Role in the Digital Ecosystem, Accenture Survey Indicates

Mobile World Congress, Barcelona; March 2, 2015 – The rapid growth in consumer demand for intelligent devices positions communications service providers (CSPs) to play a key role in the digital ecosystem, according to the Accenture report titled Engaging the Digital Customer in the New Connected World.
 
December 11, 2014

Accenture Collaborates with Wire and Wireless Co. in its “Travel Japan Wi-Fi” Initiative to Create Innovative Services for Tourists

TOKYO, Dec. 11, 2014 –  Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is collaborating with Wire and Wireless Co., Ltd. (Wi2) in the wireless service provider’s “Travel Japan Wi-Fi” initiative that will provide free Wi-Fi service to tourists in Japan and distribute helpful travel and tourism-related information to them on their smartphones and tablets.
 
October 16, 2014

Accenture and Huawei Enter Strategic Alliance Agreement to Offer Carrier Business Support Services and Enterprise Private Cloud Solutions

SHENZEN and BEIJING; Oct. 16, 2014 – Huawei and Accenture have formally entered into a strategic alliance agreement to develop and market innovative solutions to address customer requirements in both the communications service providers (CSPs) and enterprise ICT markets. 
 
October 13, 2014

Businesses in Brazil Making Strong Progress toward Meeting Enterprise Mobility Priorities

Brasília; Oct. 13, 2014 – Businesses in Brazil will invest more in mobility this year and next than other markets around the world, according to the Accenture Mobility Insights Report 2014, a global study of 1,475 executives – 100 of them Brazilian – in 14 countries. Of the C-level executives questioned in Brazil, one-third claimed their business would invest over US$30 million into mobile capabilities, compared to a global average of 24 percent, as they worked to build on the progress already made in meeting their consumer- and enterprise-facing mobility goals.
 
September 30, 2014

Accenture and Alcatel-Lucent Collaborate to Help Clients Monetize Ultra-Broadband Opportunities

NEW YORK and PARIS; Sept. 30, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) and Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) have formed a strategic alliance to help communications service providers (CSPs) and large enterprises implement integrated ultra-broadband solutions to address the challenges of rising costs and increased data consumption caused by high demand from digital customers and applications.