June 26, 2017

Artificial Intelligence Poised to Accelerate China’s Annual Growth Rate from 6.3 percent to 7.9 percent by 2035, Finds New Research from Accenture

DALIAN, World Economic Forum; June 26, 2017 – New research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reveals that artificial intelligence (AI) could accelerate China’s economic growth rate from 6.3 percent to 7.9 percent by 2035, by transforming the nature of work and opening new sources of value and growth. 
June 21, 2017

Accenture Named by Hewlett Packard Enterprise as 2017 Global System Integrator Alliance Partner of the Year

NEW YORK; June 21, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) was named the winner of the 2017 Global System Integrator Alliance Partner of the Year Award by Hewlett Packard Enterprises (HPE), for its excellent financial performance and work driving significant business results for shared customers. 
June 21, 2017

Accenture Report: Artificial Intelligence Has Potential to Increase Corporate Profitability in 16 Industries by an Average of 38 Percent by 2035

NEW YORK; June 21, 2017 – Businesses that successfully apply artificial intelligence (AI) could increase profitability by an average of 38 percent by 2035, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The introduction of AI could lead to an economic boost of US$14 trillion in additional gross value added (GVA) across 16 industries in 12 economies.
June 19, 2017

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Everest Group 2017 Analytics Business Process Services Assessment

NEW YORK; June 19, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader among providers of analytics business process services (BPS), in the latest Everest Group report: Analytics Business Process Services – Service Provider Landscape with PEAK Matrix™ Assessment 2017. Accenture is positioned above all competitors in analytics BPS delivery capability, based on its scale of operations, scope of services, investments in technology, global delivery footprint and buyer satisfaction.
June 15, 2017

Accenture and Avanade Named 2017 Microsoft Alliance Partner of the Year, Accenture Named 2017 Microsoft Supplier of the Year

NEW YORK; June 15, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Avanade have been named the 2017 Microsoft Alliance SI Partner of the Year for the tenth year in a row and thirteenth time overall. Voted upon by the Microsoft field organization, Accenture and Avanade received the award for demonstrating business excellence and customer satisfaction in delivering innovative Microsoft solutions. Together, Accenture and Avanade have collaborated on more than 10,000 Microsoft-based business and public service projects for more than 4,000 clients globally.
June 15, 2017

Accenture Launches Liquid Studio in Manila to Deliver Innovation to Clients with Speed and Agility

MANILA; June 15, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has launched a new Liquid Studio in Manila, Philippines to help clients take advantage of new technology innovations and accelerate software application development cycles. The Liquid Studio features an open environment where clients co-innovate with Accenture engineers to turn concepts into applications and solutions with speed and agility. 
June 15, 2017

Accenture Launches Digital Hub in Madrid, a Space to Co-Create New Innovations and Solutions with Clients

MADRID; June 15, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has opened the Digital Hub in Madrid, a more than 1,700-square-foot space devoted to co-creating innovations with clients by bringing together digital technologies with the best business ideas. The Digital Hub combines the digital transformation expertise, native digital talent, innovation and knowledge of Accenture’s professionals with breakthrough enterprise-relevant digital technologies.
June 15, 2017

Artificial Intelligence Leaders Generate Greater Shareholder Value, Finds New Report from Accenture Research

NEW YORK; June 15, 2017 – New research released by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reveals that companies with optimal artificial intelligence (AI) innovation strategies generate greater shareholder value. But less than one fifth of leading companies that leverage AI have achieved this performance in recent years. These companies have demonstrated high ‘AIQ’ by combining strong in-house innovation and external collaboration.  
June 14, 2017

Accenture Labs and 1QBit Work with Biogen to Apply Quantum Computing to Accelerate Drug Discovery

SAN FRANCISCO; June 14, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and quantum software firm 1QBit collaborated with Biogen to develop a first-of-its-kind quantum-enabled molecular comparison application that could significantly improve advanced molecular design to speed up drug discovery for complex neurological conditions such as multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Lou Gehrig’s Disease. 
June 14, 2017

Accenture Launches Liquid Studio in Stockholm to Help Clients Accelerate Digital Business Transformation

STOCKHOLM; June 14, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has opened a Liquid Studio in Stockholm, Sweden to help Nordic clients speed innovation and software development cycles. At the Liquid Studio, clients can work side-by-side with highly skilled Accenture professionals to turn ideas into applications and solutions with speed and agility.