DTCC and Accenture Unveil Governance Operating Model to Manage Risks and Promote Safety Across Distributed Ledger Technology Landscape

New York; London; Hong Kong; Singapore; Sydney; Sept. 4, 2019 ‒ The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), the premier market infrastructure for the global financial services industry, and Accenture (NYSE: ACN), a leading global professional services company, today published a white paper, Governing DLT Networks, introducing a DLT governance operating model to manage risks and consequences of an evolving DLT landscape, to ensure the safety and soundness of the network for the benefit of all participants and to better enable DLT to reach its full potential.
September 04, 2019

Nearly Two-Thirds of Enterprises Feel That Their Networks Are Not Fully Ready to Support Their Business, Finds Accenture Report

NEW YORK; Sept. 4, 2019 – A new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reveals that while enterprises have embraced advanced digital technologies, such as IoT/edge computing (77 percent), big data/analytics (83 percent) and digital customer experience (78 percent), only 36 percent are “very satisfied” that their network currently has the capabilities required to support their business needs. That leaves 64 percent that see room for improvement.
September 04, 2019

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Analytics8, Australian Analytics and Data Specialists

SYDNEY; Aug. 30, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Analytics8, a privately held Australian big data and analytics consultancy that is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture. Terms of the transaction are not being disclosed.
August 30, 2019

Accenture Acquires Fairway Technologies to Bolster Product and Platform Engineering Services

NEW YORK; Aug. 27, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired U.S.-based Fairway Technologies, a provider of engineering services, to further power the Accenture Product and Platform Engineering Services practice, helping clients manage and innovate software-based platforms. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
August 27, 2019

Accenture Named a Leader in ‘Salesforce Implementation Partners in Asia Pacific’ Report by Independent Research Firm

MELBOURNE; Aug. 18, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named as a Leader in Forrester’s latest report on Salesforce implementation service providers in Asia Pacific. The Forrester Wave™: Salesforce Implementation Partners in Asia Pacific, Q2 2019 states that “Accenture is particularly strong at managing highly diverse projects across markets and industries in AP and delivering successful outcomes for its clients.”
August 18, 2019

Accenture to Acquire Analytics8, Australian Analytics and Data Specialists

SYDNEY; Aug. 15, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire Analytics8, a privately held Australian big data and analytics consultancy that specialises in data management, reporting and visualisation, data science and analytics services.
August 14, 2019

Accenture Report Reveals New Cybercrime Operating Model Among High-Profile Threat Groups

ARLINGTON, Va.; Aug. 14, 2019 – Cybercrime campaigns and high-profile advanced persistent threat groups are shifting how they target victims and focusing more on intricate relationships with “secure syndicate” partnerships to disguise activity, according to the latest 2019 Cyber Threatscape Report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
August 14, 2019

Rebuilding Future Systems: Accenture Named a Leader in Application Modernization and Migration by Independent Research Firm

NEW YORK; Aug. 14, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named as a Leader in Forrester’s latest report on application modernization and migration. The Forrester Wave™: Application Modernization and Migration Services, Q3 2019 states that Accenture’s “vision is far-reaching, and it’s able to balance a modernization mindset with a broad capability for modern software development and effective cloud migration.”
August 14, 2019

Accenture Launches Liquid Studios for Pega Catalyst to Help Clients Accelerate Innovation

NEW YORK; Aug. 13, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), in collaboration with Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA), has launched Accenture Liquid Studios for Pega Catalyst to help clients accelerate the development of innovative solutions which can reduce risk and cost. Located within select Accenture Innovation Hubs in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific, with plans to expand to Latin America, the studios help clients envision the art of the possible with Pega technology.
August 13, 2019

Accenture Interactive to Acquire Leading Design and Innovation Firm, INSITUM

NEW YORK; August 12, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire INSITUM, a service design and strategic research firm focused on innovation through a human-centered approach. The acquisition will strengthen Accenture Interactive’s position as a leading Experience Agency in the region by expanding the world-class services of its design and innovation unit, Fjord, in Latin America and beyond.
 
August 12, 2019