Accenture Video Solution Helps STAR India to Inspire a Billion Imaginations Delivering Seamless Online and Mobile Video to One of the World’s Largest Entertainment Markets

MUMBAI and NEW YORK; Apr. 8, 2015 – Intending to spark a billion imaginations, Star India, one of India’s leading entertainment broadcasters, selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to help develop, launch and deliver its over-the-air programming to India’s online, digitally-enabled consumers on almost any mobile device. Called hotstar, the innovative service debuted on January 7 through Star India’s wholly owned subsidiary, and when fully deployed will be available to India’s entire population.
April 08, 2015

Accenture to Help Italian Broadcaster Mediaset Distribute New Streaming Video Service by Implementing Accenture Video Solution

NEW YORK; Dec. 16, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced that Mediaset, Italy’s largest commercial broadcaster, is using Accenture Video Solution 4.0 in order to distribute their Infinity service, including streaming videos on demand, to Chromecast users. This extends customer options for watching content on numerous devices and provides Mediaset with opportunities to extend Infinity’s market reach.
December 16, 2014

Accenture to Provide Enhanced Digital Capabilities for Cricket Australia Fans

SYDNEY; Oct. 6, 2014 – Cricket Australia has named Accenture (NYSE: ACN) its Official Digital Technology Partner, awarding the company a four-year contract to provide digital transformation capabilities. The contract is part of Cricket Australia’s drive to provide enhanced digital experiences directly to cricket fans, ensuring they can follow the action no matter where they are around the world.
October 06, 2014

Expo Milano 2015 Official Mobile App Released by Accenture

MILAN; Sept. 15, 2014 – Visitors to next year’s EXPO Milan 2015 can begin planning their visits now with a free mobile app developed by Accenture (NYSE:ACN). The EXPO Milano 2015 Official App offers information and exclusive content about the EXPO that will take place from May 1st to October 31st, 2015.

September 15, 2014

Accenture Helped NET Launch New Multiscreen Video Service Extending the Reach of VOD to Connected Devices

São Paulo; Sept. 15, 2014 – NET, Latin-America’s largest cable operator, selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to extend its NOW video service to multiple screens. The new NOW video-on-demand service will over time deliver its entire content library to a wide array of IP-enabled devices, integrating and extending the set-top box user experience (UX).
September 15, 2014

Accenture Consumer Survey Finds Addressable Screens Reshaping the Entertainment Landscape

New York; April 4, 2014 – Consumer viewing of TV programming and movies over the Internet is growing, according to a new survey released today by Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The demand for more devices and more online content, as well as consumers’ willingness to pay for better access to content, is reshaping the media and entertainment landscape.
April 04, 2014

Accenture and Orange Business Services Collaborate To Drive Cloud Computing Transformation for Large Enterprises

PARIS; April 3, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Orange Business Services, a major communications service provider that offers  cloud infrastructure services, have formed an alliance to support large enterprises with their cloud strategy and the transformation of their infrastructure and applications to cloud-based models. This alliance will begin by targeting French businesses before approaching companies in other European countries where Accenture does not have existing alliances with other providers.
April 03, 2014

Accenture Builds On-Demand Entertainment Service for Mediaset

MILAN; April, 2, 2014 – Mediaset, Italy’s largest commercial broadcaster, has turned to Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to create and manage its Mediaset Infinity service, which delivers film and television shows on-demand to a wide array of IP-enabled devices such as set-top boxes, PCs, tablets, connected TVs and gaming consoles.
April 02, 2014

Accenture and KPN Develop Google Glass™ Proof of Concept for Television Applications

NEW YORK; Feb. 23, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and KPN (NYSE: KPN), one of the leading telecommunications and information communications technology service providers in the Netherlands, have developed a proof of concept using Google Glass and the Accenture Video Solution (AVS) for interactive television viewing, storage and control that has the potential to greatly enrich the TV user experience. While not yet developed as a commercial product, the companies are exploring the potential applications of wearable technologies for television viewers.
February 23, 2014

Accenture Delivers Multi-Platform Video Services to BT Sport

LONDON; Dec. 17, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has delivered an end-to-end video solution spanning live streaming, video-on-demand, mobile app development and cloud services to the UK’s newest broadcast venture, BT Sport. The multi-platform, broadband-based TV channel was launched on August 1 ahead of the start of the Barclays Premier League football season.
December 17, 2013