January 10, 2011

Accenture Completes Acquisition of CAS Computer Anwendungs- und Systemberatung AG

Accenture Completes Acquisition of CAS Computer Anwendungs- und Systemberatung AG
NEW YORK; Jan. 10, 2011 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of CAS Computer Anwendungs- und Systemberatung AG (CAS), based in Kaiserslautern, Germany.
December 21, 2010

Accenture Supports Global Business Transformation Program at Fast Retailing

Accenture Supports Global Business Transformation Program at Fast Retailing
TOKYO; Dec. 21, 2010 - Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today that it has supported the successful delivery of an information technology (IT) transformation program at Fast Retailing Co., Ltd. The improved IT infrastructure will help Fast Retailing strengthen its management processes through enhanced visibility across its global enterprise, and more efficient and standardized business processes. The new technology will also help Fast Retailing to achieve its plans for rapid global business development.
December 14, 2010

Hilton Worldwide and Accenture Announce Multi-Year Technology Services Agreement

Hilton Worldwide and Accenture Announce Multi-Year Technology Services Agreement
MCLEAN, Va. and NEW YORK; Dec. 14, 2010 - Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Hilton Worldwide announced today a multi-year agreement to provide the global hospitality company with application development and support services for its property management systems and multi-brand, transactional websites covering more than 3,600 hotels worldwide.  As part of the agreement, Accenture will also be supporting Hilton Worldwide with a global service desk for the company’s hotels.
November 30, 2010

Accenture Survey Finds That High Performing IT Organizations Hit the Ground Running Following the Economic Downturn

Accenture Survey Finds That High Performing IT Organizations Hit the Ground Running Following the Economic Downturn
NEW YORK; Nov. 30, 2010 – High performing information technology (IT) departments at large companies have hit the ground running following the recent economic downturn, recalibrating their efforts to drive more business value from IT, and leaving their less adroit counterparts playing catch-up, according to new research from Accenture. 
November 30, 2010

Accenture to Open Analytics Innovation Centre in Ireland

Accenture to Open Analytics Innovation Centre in Ireland
DUBLIN; Nov. 30, 2010:Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced plans to open a research, development and innovation centre in Dublin, Ireland, to develop predictive analytics solutions for clients worldwide. Predictive analytics applies advanced statistical modelling techniques to internal and external data sources to generate deeper insights that help businesses and governments drive better outcomes.
November 16, 2010

Accenture and BMC Software Expand Relationship with Technology Services and Joint Development and Delivery Agreements

Accenture and BMC Software Expand Relationship with Technology Services and Joint Development and Delivery Agreements
NEW YORK and HOUSTON; Nov. 16, 2010Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and BMC Software (NASDAQ:BMC) have expanded their long-standing relationship with two technology agreements, one for the joint development and implementation of BMC Business Service Management (BSM) solutions and another for the provision of consulting and integration services to BMC’s Professional Services organization.
November 09, 2010

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Mogenesis, Strengthening Its Embedded Software Services Capabilities

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Mogenesis, Strengthening Its Embedded Software Services Capabilities
NEW YORK; Nov. 10,  2010 - Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has completed its acquisition of Beijing Genesis Interactive Technology Co., Ltd. (Mogenesis), a Beijing-based embedded software services company that provides mobile software outsourcing services and solution licensing for companies in China. 
November 04, 2010

Microsoft, Accenture and WSP Environment & Energy Study Shows Significant Energy and Carbon Emissions Reduction Potential from Cloud Computing

Microsoft, Accenture and WSP Environment & Energy Study Shows Significant Energy and Carbon Emissions Reduction Potential from Cloud Computing
REDMOND, Wash.; Nov. 4, 2010Businesses that choose to run business applications in the cloud can help reduce energy consumption and carbon emissions by a net 30 percent or more versus running those same applications on their own infrastructure. These findings, from a study commissioned by Microsoft and conducted by Accenture and WSP Environment & Energy, demonstrate cloud computing’s potential to operate business applications more efficiently.  
November 01, 2010

Olympus Memory Works Turns to Accenture for New Photo Service Support

Olympus Memory Works Turns to Accenture for New Photo Service Support
NEW YORK; Nov. 1, 2010– Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced it has been selected by Japan-based Olympus Memory Works to provide broad support for [ib on the net] (www.ibonthenet.com), an Internet-based photo storage and sharing service. Olympus Memory Works launched the service on October 21 in Japan and the United States. Under the contract, Accenture is providing Olympus with ongoing support for strategic planning, systems integration, development using the public cloud computing environment, and business process outsourcing services.
October 19, 2010

Accenture Introduces Large Scale Biometric Identity Matching Solution for Public Service Agencies

Accenture Introduces Large Scale Biometric Identity Matching Solution for Public Service Agencies
LONDON; Oct. 19, 2010 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) unveiled a new large scale biometric identity matching solution today at Biometrics 2010 designed to help public service agencies accurately verify the identity of individuals, whether for the purposes of detecting potential national security threats or for improving the delivery of government assistance programs and social services to eligible citizens.