May 25, 2016

New Research from Accenture Reveals Gap in Pharma R&D’s Journey to Delivering Better Patient Outcomes

NEW YORK; May 25, 2016 – Despite R&D-focused pharmaceutical executives recognizing digital as the primary driver to be more patient-outcome focused, only half of them are currently adopting digital, according to a new report from Accenture.
May 25, 2016

Accenture Interactive and Softbank Robotics Collaborate to Reimagine the Future of Digital Customer Interactions

PARIS; May 25, 2016 – As part of a newly announced collaboration with SoftBank Robotics to reimagine the future of digital customer interactions, Accenture Interactive demonstrated a new prototype based on the Pepper robot in Paris yesterday at Pepper Partners Europe event during InnoRobo (May 24-26), one of the world’s largest robotics events.
May 23, 2016

Wisconsin’s New Enterprise Resource Planning System in Final Implementation Phase

MADISON; May 23, 2016 – The State of Wisconsin and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have successfully deployed the first two phases or “releases” of the State Transforming Agency Resources (STAR) project over the past seven months. Accenture was selected through a competitive procurement process in 2014 and is serving as system integrator to help the state achieve a consolidated and integrated IT system to replace more than 100 outdated, disparate systems.
May 19, 2016

GE Healthcare and Accenture Target $2 Billion in Lost Revenue Among U.S. Healthcare Providers

PHOENIX, Ariz.; May 19, 2016 – GE Healthcare (NYSE: GE) and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today introduced a new offering to help improve medical claims processing and related cash flow for healthcare providers. The alliance, targeting medical claims management, one of the largest areas of lost revenue in the U.S. healthcare system, was announced at GE Healthcare’s annual software users conference in Phoenix, where more than 1,500 users are gathered.  
May 19, 2016

Accenture Collaborates with Salesforce to Extend Capabilities of Salesforce Health Cloud, Provides Life Sciences Companies and Healthcare Providers with an Integrated Solution to Improve Patient Support

NEW YORK; May 19, 2016 – Accenture has collaborated with Salesforce to extend the capabilities of Salesforce Health Cloud, giving life sciences companies and healthcare providers the ability to support more informed patient decisions, help increase patient engagement across their caregiver networks, and more efficiently and effectively manage patient data.
May 19, 2016

Accenture and Opera Romana Pellegrinaggi Launch Official Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy App

ROME; May 19, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that the official mobile application for the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy has been built and launched by Accenture Mobility, part of Accenture Digital, to help an expected 25 – 40 million visitors to Rome build itineraries for their trip. Accenture worked with Opera Romana Pellegrinaggi, the Vatican State’s hospitality organization, to develop the application after being selected as its Official Digital Partner.
May 18, 2016

Accenture Helps Towngas Transform Its Engineering Project Management Capabilities with a New Digital, Cloud-Based Solution

HONG KONG; May 18, 2016 – The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited (Towngas), one of Hong Kong’s largest energy suppliers, has collaborated with Accenture (NYSE:ACN) to launch a new digital engineering project management solution – Corporate Project Information Management (CPIM) – with automated business processes and mobile capabilities. Accenture designed, developed and deployed the solution, working with Avanade to host it on a scalable cloud platform. 
May 18, 2016

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

NEW YORK; May 18, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named as a leader in the new IDC MarketScape Worldwide SAP Implementation Services Ecosystem 2016 Vendor Assessment1. This study, which recognizes Accenture's "high velocity enterprise" approach, represents a qualitative assessment from analysts and clients of the 2016 ecosystem market for SAP® software implementation services through the IDC MarketScape model. 
May 16, 2016

Accenture and IPsoft Launch Accenture Amelia Practice to Help Organizations Accelerate Adoption of Artificial Intelligence

NEW YORK; May 16, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and IPsoft today announced the creation of an Accenture Amelia practice, designed to accelerate client adoption of artificial intelligence to improve business outcomes and create new growth opportunities for their businesses. Accenture will utilize IPsoft’s Amelia platform to develop go-to-market strategies, solutions and consulting service offerings around deployments of virtual agent technology for clients across several industries with initial focus on banking, insurance and travel.
May 11, 2016

Majority of Canadians Believe Their Government-Held Personal Data Is at Risk

TORONTO; May 11, 2016 – A majority of Canadians believe their personal and confidential information held by all levels of government is vulnerable to a security breach, whether it’s an unauthorized internal access or an external data hack and theft, according to results of a survey conducted on behalf of Accenture (NYSE: ACN).