June 21, 2018

Accenture Ventures, Consulate General of Israel and NASSCOM Launch “Scalerator” Program to Accelerate Innovation

Bengaluru, INDIA; June 21, 2018 – In a first-of-its-kind collaboration, Accenture (NYSE: ACN), the Consulate General of Israel to South India, and the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) have jointly launched ‘scalerator,’ an exclusive program that aims to enhance the collaboration between Israeli and Indian startups to create innovative solutions for global markets.
June 20, 2018

Rothco, Part of Accenture Interactive, Scoops Three Cannes Lions for ‘JFK Unsilenced’ at the 2018 International Festival of Creativity

CANNES, France; June 20, 2018 – At the 2018 Cannes Radio & Audio Lions awards ceremony Tuesday evening, Accenture (NYSE: ACN)-owned Rothco, part of Accenture Interactive, took home three Cannes Lions trophies for its artificial intelligence (AI)-led campaign ‘JFK Unsilenced’ for The Times / News UK & Ireland. The campaign used specialized AI technology to create the speech the 35th US president was meant to make in Dallas on the day he was assassinated – The Dallas Trade Mart speech.
June 20, 2018

Accenture Expands Innovation Hub in Metro Washington, D.C. with Launch of New Cyber Fusion Center

ARLINGTON, Va.; June 20, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has expanded its metro Washington, D.C. innovation hub with the opening today of a new flagship Cyber Fusion Center, located in Arlington’s Rosslyn business district, designed to help organizations apply new techniques and intelligent tools to defend against data breaches and cyberattacks.
June 20, 2018

Accenture Chosen to Help KPN Enhance the Customer Experience of Its iTV Video Services

THE HAGUE, Netherlands; June 20, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is helping KPN enhance the customer experience by providing the telecommunications company with the Accenture Video Solution (AVS) – a hybrid internet protocol television and over-the-top platform – for the delivery of video and related services. The five-year agreement enables KPN to continue to scale its video business while providing new capabilities to accelerate innovation in an increasingly competitive market.
June 19, 2018

5G Wireless Could Add $40 Billion in Annual GDP and 250,000 Permanent New Jobs to Canadian Economy by 2026, Accenture Report Finds

OTTAWA, Ontario; June 19, 2018 – New 5G wireless networks will contribute as much as $40 billion annually to Canada’s economy by 2026, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
June 19, 2018

Accenture Named Market Leader in Ovum Decision Matrix: Market Leaders in North American Applications Services, 2018–19

NEW YORK; June 19, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is named as the overall Market Leader in the Ovum Decision Matrix report on application services, “Ovum Decision Matrix: Market Leaders in North American Applications Services, 2018–19.” The report assesses seven leading systems integrators that are active in the North America market and have built substantial application development and maintenance (ADM) businesses.
June 19, 2018

HR Applications from Accenture Now Live on SAP® App Center

BERLIN; June 19, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is making its solutions for SAP® SuccessFactors® available on the SAP® App Center, the digital marketplace for SAP partner offerings. Clients will have real-time access to innovative, intelligent software solutions that complement and extend their SAP capabilities.
June 13, 2018

Top Cybersecurity Expert Anup Ghosh Joins Accenture Security

ARLINGTON, VA; June 13, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the appointment of industry veteran and cybersecurity expert, Dr. Anup Ghosh, as managing director in Accenture Security. In his new role, Ghosh will bring his technology focused background and executive leadership to lead strategic technology investments that help scale Accenture Security’s rapid growth in the managed security services business.
June 13, 2018

Accenture Opens Liquid Studio and Nano Lab in Bratislava to Help Clients Innovate by Accelerating Application Development

BRATISLAVA; June 13, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has opened a Liquid Studio in Bratislava to help clients speed up innovation and software deployment cycles, as well as a Nano Lab, which offers a window into the extensive research and development conducted by Accenture Labs worldwide.
June 12, 2018

Vast Majority of Aerospace and Defense Companies Plan to Integrate Blockchain by 2021, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; June 12, 2018 – Approximately six in seven aerospace/defense companies (86 percent) expect to integrate blockchain into their corporate systems within three years, according to a new research report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).