September 20, 2010

Accenture Component Tax Solutions Drive Additional Revenues Faster

Accenture Component Tax Solutions Drive Additional Revenues Faster
RESTON; Sept. 20, 2010 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has launched the Accenture Component Tax Solutions to assist government organizations increase revenues through the implementation of new technologies more quickly.  As Oracle’s preferred partner for revenue solutions, Accenture has developed a series of technology-led initiatives on Oracle products to increase collections in a short time period.  
September 20, 2010

Accenture wins Oracle Titan Awards for Business Intelligence and Public Sector Solutions

Accenture wins Oracle Titan Awards for Business Intelligence and Public Sector Solutions
NEW YORK; Sept. 20, 2010 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced it has received two Oracle PartnerNetwork North America Titan Awards for its work in public sector and business intelligence/data warehousing. The awards were announced at the annual Oracle OpenWorld conference, which kicked off Sunday in San Francisco. 
August 11, 2010

Accenture Awarded Contract to Support University of North Texas’ Shared Services Strategy for Information Technology and Human Resources

Accenture Awarded Contract to Support University of North Texas’ Shared Services Strategy for Information Technology and Human Resources
RESTON, Va.; Aug. 11, 2010 – The University of North Texas System (UNTS) has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to assist in developing a plan for implementing IT and HR/payroll shared services for its component institutions. 
August 05, 2010

Investment in Open Source Software Set to Rise, Accenture Survey Finds

Investment in Open Source Software Set to Rise, Accenture Survey Finds
NEW YORK; Aug. 5, 2010 – The open source software market has reached a turning point, with organizations in the United States, United Kingdom and Ireland now committing to clear strategies and policies for open source software development. According to the findings of a survey released today by Accenture (NYSE:ACN), more than two-thirds of organizations (69 percent) anticipate increased investment in 2010, with more than a third (38 percent) expecting to migrate mission-critical software to open source in the next twelve months.
August 03, 2010

Wizz Air, Central and Eastern Europe’s Largest Low Cost Airline, Renews Agreement with Navitaire

Wizz Air, Central and Eastern Europe’s Largest Low Cost Airline, Renews Agreement with Navitaire

MINNEAPOLIS and BUDAPEST, Hungary; Aug. 3, 2010  – Wizz Air, Central and Eastern Europe’s largest low cost airline, has renewed its agreement with Navitaire for its distribution, reservation, and departure control services to support its high-growth business plans over the next 10 years. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

July 15, 2010

Accenture Names Gavin Michael Global Managing Director, R&D and Alliances

Accenture Names Gavin Michael Global Managing Director, R&D and Alliances
NEW YORK; July 15, 2010 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has named Gavin Michael to the newly-created position of global managing director, R&D and alliances.  In this role, he will reinforce the company’s long-standing commitment to help clients leverage innovative technology solutions and strategic alliances to improve their business and achieve higher performance.
June 23, 2010

Accenture and Avanade Named Microsoft Enterprise Partner of the Year

Accenture and Avanade Named Microsoft Enterprise Partner of the Year

SEATTLE; June 23, 2010 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Avanade have been honored as the 2010 Microsoft Enterprise Partner of the Year. Microsoft selected Accenture and Avanade for the sixth time – and third consecutive year – from an international network of leading companies that deliver solutions built on the Microsoft platform.

June 23, 2010

Accenture Recognized as a Leader in IDC MarketScape Cited for SAP Implementation Skills

Accenture Recognized as a Leader in IDC MarketScape Cited for SAP Implementation Skills
NEW YORK; June 23, 2010 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized as a “leader” in a newly-released study from IDC that analyzes the capabilities of firms that perform SAP implementations.
June 22, 2010

Accenture Introduces New SAP-Based IFRS Solutions for Finance Management in Japan

Accenture Introduces New SAP-Based IFRS Solutions for Finance Management in Japan
TOKYO; June 22, 2010 -- Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has introduced two new solutions designed to help Japanese companies comply with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) as they convert from the Japanese  J-GAAP accounting requirements to IFRS.  The solutions are integrated with Accenture’s Enterprise Perfomance Management (EPM) offerings, which help companies develop processes, systems and metrics tied to budgeting, forecasting and financial reporting that can be used to monitor a company’s performance against its business objectives and relative to its competition.  
June 14, 2010

Accenture Wins 2010 SAP® Pinnacle Awards

Accenture Wins 2010 SAP® Pinnacle Awards
ORLANDO, Fla.; June 14, 2010 -- Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced it has been awarded two 2010 SAP® Pinnacle Awards.  Since they were first presented in 2003, Accenture has won a total of 20 SAP Pinnacle Awards, more than any other company.