February 18, 2015

Accenture Receives Two Consulting and Integration Partner of the Year Awards at VMware Partner Exchange 2015

Accenture Receives Two Consulting and Integration Partner of the Year Awards at VMware Partner Exchange 2015
 
Company Recognized for Delivering Outstanding VMware Virtualization and Cloud Solutions
 
SAN FRANCISCO; Feb. 18, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that it has received both the Global and Americas VMware Partner Network Award in the Consulting and Integration Partner of the Year category. Accenture was recognized at VMware Partner Exchange 2015 in San Francisco.
 
“We are pleased to recognize the achievements made in 2014 by the VMware Partner Network,” said Todd Surdey, vice president, Strategic Alliances and Emerging Partners, VMware. “VMware is dedicated to educating and equipping our partners with the resources they need to thrive, while providing more agile delivery of IT services – to organizations of all sizes. We congratulate Accenture on winning a VMware Partner Network Award and look forward to our continued mutual success in 2015.”
 
“Accenture is pleased to be recognized as VMware Consulting and Integration Partner of the Year both globally and in the Americas as validation of the great work that we’ve done together over the past seven years,” said Larry Socher, managing director of Infrastructure Services Strategy at Accenture. “Accenture continues to work with VMware’s expanding product line, including those from AirWatch, and we remain committed to helping our mutual clients around the globe enhance, virtualize, streamline and secure their devices and infrastructure to deliver business value.”
 
Recipients of a VMware Partner Network Award in the Americas were acknowledged in 16 categories for their excellence in performance and distinctive achievements during 2014. Categories included: 
 
  • Consulting and Integration Partner of the Year
  • Distributor Partner of the Year
  • Emerging Markets Distributor Partner of the Year
  • Enterprise Solution Provider Partner of the Year
  • End-User Computing Partner of the Year
  • Innovation OEM Partner of the Year
  • Marketing Partner of the Year
  • Renewals Partner of the Year
  • Rising Star Partner of the Year
  • Service Provider Partner of the Year
  • Solution Provider Partner of the Year
  • Software-Defined Data Center Partner of the Year
  • Strategic Alliance Partner of the Year
  • Technical Partner of the Year
  • Training (VATC) Partner of the Year
  • vCloud Air Partner of the Year
About VMware Partner Exchange 2015
VMware Partner Exchange 2015 is the leading global event for virtualization and cloud partners, bringing thousands of members from the VMware partner ecosystem together to discuss the future of the industry. With more than 170 breakout sessions and an exhibitor Solutions Exchange, partners gain valuable insight on how to leverage new technologies to deliver next generation enterprise hybrid cloud solutions to customers. To learn more about VMware Partner Exchange visit www.vmwarepartnerexchange.com
 
About Accenture
Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with approximately 319,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. 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. The company generated net revenues of US$30.0 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2014. Its home page is www.accenture.com.

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Contact:
 
Hannah Unkefer
Accenture
+ 415 537 4848
hannah.m.unkefer@accenture.com