Accenture Receives 2012 SAP® Pinnacle Award

ORLANDO, Fla.; May 14, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced it is the recipient of a 2012 SAP® Pinnacle award in the service category, receiving the “Customer Award: Innovative Business Leadership Award.” Accenture was also named a finalist in three other service categories: “Transformational Award: Rapid Time to Value,” “Transformational Award: Analytics Impact” and “Transformational Award: Unwired Enterprise.”
May 14, 2012

Accenture to Expand Scope and Capabilities of Innovation Centers to Develop New Solutions Based on SAP® Database Technology

ORLANDO, Fla.; May 14, 2012 - Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is expanding the scope of its Innovation Centers for SAP® solutions to become the first global systems integrator (SI) to focus on accelerating the development and delivery of SAP’s real-time database solutions and services, the company announced today. The goal is to help clients rapidly leverage the new innovations in database technology that SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) has delivered with the introduction of the SAP HANA® platform. This move will enable organizations to capitalize on the strong potential that this fundamental shift in the role that the data layer presents for enterprise software solutions.
May 14, 2012

Accenture Introduces New Software to Help Banks Integrate Customer Channels, Streamline Product Development and Pricing

NEW YORK; April 11, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has introduced two new software products – Accenture Multichannel Platform and Accenture Product and Fee Factory – to help banks quickly and efficiently integrate customer channels, such as mobile, branch and online banking, and streamline product development and pricing.
April 11, 2012

Accenture to Become First Global Technology Services Provider to Deliver End-to-End Public Cloud Solution on Windows Azure

NEW YORK; April 10, 2012 – Accenture and Microsoft Corp. have signed an agreement that enables Accenture to provide clients with an end-to-end public cloud solution on the Windows Azure platform, marking the first time clients can contract for design, delivery and ongoing management services of applications hosted in the cloud on Windows Azure from a single global technology services provider.
April 10, 2012

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Neo Metrics Analytics S.L.

NEW YORK; April. 10, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has completed its acquisition of Neo Metrics Analytics S.L., a leading consulting firm specializing in optimization and predictive analytics based in Madrid, Spain.
April 10, 2012

Accenture to Team with SAS Institute to Help Folksam Meet Solvency II Requirements

STOCKHOLM; April 3, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) will team with SAS Institute to implement the SAS Risk Management for Insurance solution group-wide at Folksam, one of Sweden's largest insurers, to help comply with the Solvency II directive’s legal reporting requirements.
April 03, 2012

Guinness Anchor Berhad Selects Accenture to Transform its Sales Systems

NEW YORK; Mar. 29, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has signed a contract with Guinness Anchor Berhad (GAB) to license and implement its Accenture CAS software platform. The move is designed to help the leading Malaysian beer and stout company achieve excellence across its sales operations. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
March 29, 2012

Accenture Develops Innovative Mobile App for the “Lux in Arcana – The Vatican Secret Archive Reveals Itself” Exhibition Featuring Never-Before-Seen Vatican Documents

ROME; March. 28, 2012 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today that it has developed a free mobile app that delivers rich multimedia content to the fingertips of visitors to an unprecedented exhibition featuring documents held in the Secret Vatican Archive that have never before been seen by the public and now can be admired at the Capitoline Museums in Rome.
March 28, 2012

Accenture Names Martin I. Cole Group Chief Executive – Technology Growth Platform

NEW YORK; March 1, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today that Martin I. Cole, 55, has been named group chief executive of the company’s Technology growth platform, effective immediately. He succeeds Kevin Campbell who has resigned from the company for personal reasons. Mr. Campbell has held the position of group chief executive of the Technology growth platform since August 2009.
March 01, 2012

Accenture Positioned in the “Leaders” Quadrant of Leading Industry Analyst Firm’s Magic Quadrant for Oracle Applications Service Providers

NEW YORK; Feb. 27, 2012 – Accenture has been positioned in the “Leaders” quadrant in Gartner Inc.’s recently published “Magic Quadrant for Oracle Applications Service Providers, Europe” report.1
February 27, 2012