Aerospace/defense, communications technology, consumer technology, enterprise technology, semiconductor and software companies
October 19, 2016

Etisalat Digital and Accenture Sign MOU to Lead Digital Transformation in the Region

DUBAI; Oct. 18, 2016 – Etisalat, through its newly established Etisalat Digital, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Accenture at the Gitex Technology Week 2016, to collaborate in the digital solutions arena to enable ICT and digital transformation in the region. The two parties will work together combining Etisalat Digital’s technology platforms and solutions with Accenture’s business knowledge, solutions and expertise to deliver leading capabilities, assets and technologies. This commercial agreement will allow Etisalat and Accenture to provide large enterprise clients with end-to-end digital solutions and guide them through a transformational journey from design to rapid delivery resulting in tangible business results. 
September 07, 2016

Accenture Video Solution Selected as Strategic Over-the-Top Platform by BT TV

LONDON; Sept. 7, 2016 – BT TV has selected the Accenture Video Solution (AVS) platform to support its current and future BT TV offerings, including BT Sport. The Accenture-developed software platform provides numerous services that support both live streaming and video-on-demand, delivering a high-quality user experience across multiple devices including smartphones, tablets and computers. Once deployed, the platform will enable BT TV to provide personalized experiences at scale, reaching a broad audience with numerous video offerings.
July 11, 2016

Accenture Develops Mixed Reality Proof of Concept for Bombardier, Bringing an Immersive Aircraft Experience to Life

London, UK; July 11, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will be showcasing its newly-developed mixed reality experience using Microsoft HoloLens on the Bombardier C Series aircraft at the Farnborough International Airshow from July 10 to July 13. This technology demonstrates how aircraft manufacturers can make the marketing and sales process more effective through an enriched and immersive experience. 
April 18, 2016

Invasion of Ad Blockers Threatens Future of Digital Advertising Market, New Accenture Survey Finds

NEW YORK; April 18, 2016 – Signaling a serious and growing threat to the digital advertising industry, a new Accenture (NYSE: ACN) survey reveals that most consumers – 61 percent – are aware of several options for removing advertising such as ad blockers. The survey of 28,000 consumers across 28 countries also finds that more than four in 10 (42 percent) said they would pay to eliminate ad interruptions.
April 14, 2016

Accenture and Nokia to Help Companies Accelerate Transition to Digital Networks

NEW YORK and ESPOO, Finland; Apr. 14, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) and Nokia Corporation (NYSE: NOK) have established the Nokia Accenture Business Group, a new strategic alliance which is focused on helping communication service providers (CSPs) and other enterprises rapidly transition to modern digital networks, capitalizing on the inherent operational benefits and new business opportunities. The expanded group is the result of the recent acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent by Nokia and built upon the success of the Accenture Alcatel-Lucent Business Group, announced in September 2014. 
April 13, 2016

RCS MediaGroup Selects Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft to Accelerate Transition to the Cloud

NEW YORK; April 13, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), Avanade and Microsoft have been chosen by RCS MediaGroup to accelerate the company’s path of growth and transformation using the cloud. The project will help RCS to address challenges such as how to obtain the most from content and data as well as how to get to know and retain its customers. RCS MediaGroup, one of the major international multimedia publishing groups, publishes newspapers, magazines and numerous other multimedia products.
April 04, 2016

Majority of Smartphone Users Surveyed Unhappy with Service and Ready to Switch Mobile Providers, Accenture Screenager Report Finds

NEW YORK; April 4, 2016 – More than half of smartphone users surveyed for the 2016 Accenture Screenager Report are dissatisfied with their mobile experience and are ready to switch mobile providers, according to the new report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
March 21, 2016

Three Years Later, U.S. Companies Continue to Struggle With Innovation, Accenture Survey Reveals

NEW YORK; Mar. 21, 2016 – U.S. companies are struggling with various innovation pursuits -- continuing a problem they have been grappling with for the past three years, a new Accenture (NYSE: ACN) survey finds. 
March 16, 2016

IDC MarketScape Names Accenture A Leader In Worldwide Product Lifecycle Management Strategic Consulting

NEW YORK; Mar. 16, 2016 – A new IDC MarketScape report from IDC Manufacturing Insights has named Accenture (NYSE: ACN) a leader in strategic consulting for product lifecycle management (PLM). The report points to Accenture’s strong capabilities in defining a company’s PLM architectural road map and strategy, as well as in account management and customer support.
 

February 23, 2016

Accenture, Oi and TIM Brasil Win “Broadband for All: Outstanding LTE Contribution” at the Glomo Awards for Successful RAN Sharing Project

MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS, Barcelona; Feb. 23, 2016 – The GSMA today announced that Accenture (NYSE: ACN), Oi and TIM Brasil won the award for “Broadband for All: Outstanding LTE Contribution” at the 2016 Glomo Awards. This award, presented at Mobile World Congress 2016, recognizes the first RAN Sharing Project for 4G/LTE offering in Brazil, which serves more than 82 million citizens and is considered one of the largest in the world.