Accenture and Hortonworks Join Forces to Help Businesses Manage Big Data

NEW YORK; July 8, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an alliance agreement with Hortonworks, a leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, in a further strategic move to build its big data and digital capabilities and bring big outcomes from big data and analytics to its clients. Accenture and Hortonworks will collaborate on making large structured and unstructured datasets – including operational, video and sensor data – more accessible to organizations for insight-driven decision-making.
 
July 08, 2014

Accenture Forms Alliance with Cloudera to Empower Enterprises with Data as a Platform Offering

NEW YORK and PALO ALTO, Calif.; June 19, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an alliance agreement with Cloudera, a leader in enterprise analytic data management powered by Apache™ Hadoop®, to give clients access to Cloudera’s enterprise data hub. This big data platform will help clients to better utilize their big data and compete in today’s increasingly digital world.
 
June 19, 2014

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Worldwide Business Analytics Consulting and Systems Integration Services According to the International Data Corporation (IDC) MarketScape Report

NEW YORK; May 21, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a “Leader” in IDC’s recently published report, “IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Business Analytics Consulting and Systems Integration Services 2014 Vendor Assessment”.1 According to IDC’s report, Accenture was recognized by clients as having a strong ability to provide functional and industry insights and integrate project and client teams.

May 21, 2014

Accenture to Host Conference Call, Wednesday, April 30, to Discuss Accenture Digital and Highlights from the Company’s Technology Vision 2014 Report

NEW YORK; April 28, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call on Wednesday, April 30, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. EDT, to discuss the company’s digital strategy and share highlights from its Technology Vision 2014 report, “From Digitally Disrupted to Digital Disrupter.” The report highlights six technology trends that are driving a digital power shift and enabling large enterprises to assume the role of digital disrupters. The report finds that mastering digital technologies is becoming an essential core competency for global companies looking to gain market share in today’s highly competitive business environment.
 
April 28, 2014

New Accenture Innovation Center for SAP® Solutions Helps Clients More Rapidly Adopt and Benefit from the SAP HANA® Platform

KRONBERG I. TS., Germany; Mar. 3, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is supporting clients with new capabilities that will help allow businesses to quickly set up proof-of-concept and pilot projects on the SAP HANA® platform. The capabilities offered through the Accenture Innovation Center for SAP® Solutions in Kronberg im Taunus, Germany, help clients rapidly define and execute their road maps for taking advantage of the SAP HANA platform and the ecosystem around SAP HANA.
 
March 03, 2014

Accenture Launches Mobile Wallet Platform with Integrated Advanced Analytics for Insight-Driven Customer Offers

Mobile World Congress, BARCELONA; Feb. 24, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has launched a new Mobile Wallet platform that features integrated advanced analytics and big data capabilities, recommendation tools and security elements to provide a robust, modular platform for a trusted digital payments ecosystem that Accenture clients can operate for enhanced customer services.
 
February 24, 2014

Consumer Packaged Goods Companies Could Improve Business Performance with Better use of Analytics, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; Feb. 19, 2014 – The majority of consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies are failing to place analytics at the heart of their decision-making process, limiting their ability to improve the customer  experience and gain business advantage, a study by Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has found. Accenture's analysis also suggests that in many cases the problem is compounded by fragmented investment in narrow programs that are not well coordinated and fully optimized.
 
February 19, 2014

Accenture Named a "Leader" in the Business Intelligence Services Providers Market in Asia Pacific

NEW YORK; Feb. 18, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a leader in the business intelligence (BI) services market in Asia Pacific (AP) in a November 2013 report by Forrester Research Inc., a leading independent research firm. According to the assessment, Accenture delivers "large innovation initiatives" and is also able to "respond efficiently to time and cost sensitive customers."
 
February 18, 2014

Accenture Launches Integrated Digital Capability to Help Clients Accelerate Growth Through Digital Transformation

NEW YORK; Dec. 3, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has launched Accenture Digital, a new growth platform that integrates the company’s digital assets, software and services across digital marketing, mobility and analytics to help clients unleash the power of digital to drive growth and create new sources of value.

December 03, 2013

Accenture Announces Key Leadership Appointments; Launches Two New Growth Platforms: Accenture Digital and Accenture Strategy

NEW YORK; Dec. 3, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has made key appointments to its global leadership team, creating new roles in strategic areas of its business. 
 
December 03, 2013