Accenture Recognized as a Leader in Next-Generation SAP® Products Service Providers

NEW YORK; Aug. 6, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader in Forrester’s latest report1 on next-generation SAP products service providers.
August 06, 2018

Accenture Recognized as a Leader in IDC MarketScape’s Western Europe Digital Quality Assurance Services 2018 Vendor Assessment

NEW YORK; Aug. 1, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is named a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Western Europe Digital Quality Assurance Services 2018 Vendor Assessment. Of the 10 vendors analyzed, Accenture was named a leader across capabilities and strategies for its extensive digital quality assurance (QA) services it delivers to many enterprises across the region.  
August 01, 2018

Accenture Invites College Students to Innovate in the Annual ‘Accenture Innovation Challenge’

BENGALURU, India; August 1, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is inviting applications for the Accenture Innovation Challenge, a program that encourages college students in India to tap into their innovation potential, and make a difference to businesses and society. Students pursuing graduate, under-graduate and post-graduate programs can apply in this technology innovation contest to showcase their ingenuity and technology skills.
August 01, 2018

Accenture Interactive Completes Acquisition of HO Communication in Greater China

SHANGHAI; July 31, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Shanghai-based HO Communication, a full-service digital marketing agency in China with a strong portfolio of local and multinational clients. The acquisition boosts Accenture Interactive’s ability to bring its differentiated blend of digital design, marketing, content and commerce services to clients in Greater China, seamlessly and at scale. 
July 31, 2018

Accenture Recognized as a Leader in Worldwide SAP® Implementation Services Ecosystem in Latest IDC MarketScape Report

NEW YORK; July 30, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is named a leader in the latest IDC MarketScape “Worldwide SAP Implementation Services Ecosystem 2018 Vendor Assessment”1. Accenture is highly rated for its next-generation tools and methodologies for SAP software implementations. Accenture also ranks with the largest market share.
July 30, 2018

Accenture and Google Cloud Launch Business Group to Deliver Intelligent Enterprise Solutions and Transform Customer Experiences

NEW YORK and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.; July 25, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Google Cloud today launched the Accenture Google Cloud Business Group (AGBG), which will help companies use Google Cloud technology to help deliver superior customer experiences and accelerate their digital transformation journeys.
July 25, 2018

Former FBI Cybersecurity Division Official Howard Marshall Joins Accenture Security

ARLINGTON, VA; July 24, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced Howard Marshall has joined the company as the new intelligence director for its cyber threat intelligence services. A recognized cybersecurity expert and strategist, Marshall has served in various leadership positions throughout his more than 20-year career with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).
July 24, 2018

Accenture Forms Strategic Alliance and Invests in Data Intelligence Company Ripjar

NEW YORK and LONDON; July 23, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has  formed a strategic alliance with Ripjar, a data intelligence company based in the United Kingdom, and has made a minority investment in Ripjar through Accenture Ventures. The move will expand Accenture Security’s capability in data fusion, automated analytics, and machine learning to help organizations improve the way they tackle global security challenges. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
July 23, 2018

Accenture Announces Winners of Inaugural ‘Industry X.0 Challenge’ for Start-ups

BENGALURU, India; July 23, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has announced the winners of the first edition of Accenture Ventures Industry X.0 Challenge, which recognizes innovative technology start-ups in India with disruptive solutions for the Industry X.0 segment.
July 23, 2018

Accenture Acquires Kogentix to Help Clients Run Legacy Analytics Applications on Open Source Technologies to Get Ahead of Data Surge

NEW YORK; July 12, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Kogentix, a company providing big data and AI services and solutions that help enterprises make better decisions with their data. Kogentix, headquartered in Schaumburg, Ill., will strengthen Accenture Applied Intelligence’s growing data engineering business, particularly in North America, as companies are increasingly looking to harness open source big data and advanced analytics technologies to identify revenue growth and cost reduction opportunities across the enterprise.
July 12, 2018