Accenture's Property & Casualty Insurance Rating Software Solution Receives Industry Awards for Functionality, Technology

NEW YORK; May 13, 2013 – Accenture's (NYSE: ACN) property and casualty (P&C) insurance industry rating software solution, Accenture Duck Creek Rating, received two XCelent Awards in Celent's latest report titled "P&C Stand-Alone Rating Systems: An ABCD Analysis of Vendor Solutions in North America1."
May 13, 2013

Accenture to Enhance Digital and Marketing Capabilities with Acquisition of Fjord

NEW YORK; May 7, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced it has agreed to acquire Fjord – a global service design consultancy that specializes in creating digital experiences and services that engage consumers across platforms including smart devices, tablets and PCs. The acquisition will expand the digital and marketing capabilities Accenture offers its clients, allowing chief marketing officers (CMOs) and digital leaders to create distinctive customer experiences and bring them to market with speed. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.  
May 07, 2013

Accenture Receives Two 2013 SAP® Pinnacle Awards

NEW YORK; May 7, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) received two 2013 SAP® Pinnacle awards in the categories of “Cloud Co-innovation Partner of the Year” and the “System Integrator Market Impact Award.” The company was also named a finalist in two other service categories: “Database and Technology/HANA Co-innovation Partner of the Year” and “Service Expansion Award.”
May 07, 2013

Accenture Receives Industry Analysts Recognition for Its Life Insurance Software Solution

NEW YORK; May 6, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has received separate accolades from two different industry analyst firms for the Accenture Life Insurance Platform, its life and annuity insurance software suite. The Accenture Life Insurance Platform New Business and Underwriting solutions were recognized by Celent for customer success, and Ovum ranked the entire software suite as a market leading solution for life insurance core administration.
May 06, 2013

OMS National Insurance Company Chooses Accenture’s Software Platform to Meet Business Transformation Goals

NEW YORK; May 6, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been chosen by OMS National Insurance Company (OMSNIC), a leading provider of professional liability insurance, to support the company’s business transformation goals through a revamp of its policy, billing and claims software. OMS National Insurance has selected the Accenture Property & Casualty (P&C) Insurance Suite, including  Policy Administration, Billing and Claim Components software in order to create a single integrated solution for rating, quoting, underwriting, billing, claims administration and policy lifecycle support.
May 06, 2013

Accenture Named Adobe’s European Digital Marketing Partner of the Year 2012

LONDON; May 3, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named European Digital Marketing Partner of the Year 2012 by Adobe, a global leader in digital marketing and digital media solutions.  The award acknowledges Accenture’s commitment to technical innovation and the work the two companies have achieved together throughout the year for joint clients. The award was presented to Accenture at this year’s Adobe Summit, The Digital Marketing Conference, held recently in London.
May 03, 2013

Accenture Builds Digital Social Platform for Unilever Global Marketing in 12 Weeks

LONDON; May 2, 2013 – In just 12 weeks, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has built and implemented a new digital social platform for Unilever that will help connect  its marketers, brand managers and partners in 190 countries. The implementation – which is built on the Salesforce Platform and leverages Salesforce Chatter, the enterprise social networking technology – enables Unilever marketers to share knowledge, best practices and creative assets across the network.
May 02, 2013

Accenture Survey Identifies Actions to Increase Consumer Adoption of Mobile Payments

NEW YORK; April 25, 2013 – Financial incentives and mobile-based financial-management tools could increase consumers’ use of smartphones as payment devices, according to an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) survey of 4,000 smartphone users in the United States and Canada.
April 25, 2013

Accenture Recognized by CA Technologies as North American Partner of the Year

LAS VEGAS; April 24, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) received the North America Partner of the Year and CA LISA® Partner of the Year awards by CA Technologies at their annual CA World event. The North America Partner of the Year award recognizes that Accenture’s alliance with CA Technologies has resulted in more revenue for CA Technologies than any other partner in North America, and the CA LISA partner award is a result of Accenture’s joint initiatives and commitment to CA Service Virtualization excellence.
April 24, 2013

Accenture Launches Center of Excellence Focusing on Oracle Engineered Systems

NEW YORK; April 16, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) launched a new Oracle Engineered Systems Center of Excellence, hosted by the Accenture Innovation Centers for Oracle®, which will help enable faster and more cost-effective implementation of Oracle solutions for Accenture's clients globally. The virtual center is dedicated to accelerating the development, delivery and commercialization of business solutions based on Oracle’s Engineered Systems, including Oracle Exadata Database Machine, Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud and Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine. All of this will be provided to clients through a flexible, elastic cloud platform enabled by Oracle’s cloud technologies.
April 16, 2013