Accenture Strengthens Technology Outsourcing Capabilities in Canada with Opening of Delivery Center in Mississauga
MISSISSAUGA, Canada; Jan. 22, 2008 — Accenture has expanded its operations in Canada with the opening of a new delivery center in Mississauga.
Professionals in the Mississauga facility, which is part of Accenture’s Global Delivery Network of more than 40 centers, will provide clients a variety of systems integration, application development and maintenance, technology consulting and infrastructure outsourcing services. The clients to be served from the Mississauga delivery center include companies in the telecommunications, financial services and utilities industries, among others.
The technology platforms that the new delivery center will support include JAVA/J2EE, SAP, Oracle, Microsoft.Net and business intelligence technologies. In addition, the center will also provide clients with software testing capabilities
“Accenture continues to see strong demand for all services across our global network,” said Tony Gaffney, Managing Director for Accenture’s outsourcing services in Canada. “As such, locating this facility in a leading technology centre like Mississauga allows us to access a diverse and skilled workforce that can provide high-quality support to clients across Canada and around the world.”
The Mississauga delivery center joins two other Accenture delivery centers in Canada: one in Montreal and another in Toronto, which opened in 1997. Together these three delivery centers serve 50 clients in 5 countries.
Accenture’s Global Delivery Network includes more than 75,000 professionals in more than 40 delivery centers spanning 30 cities on five continents, as well as at numerous other Accenture and client locations around the world.About Accenture Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. With more than 175,000 people in 49 countries, the company generated net revenues of US$19.70 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2007. Its home page is www.accenture.com.
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