September 27, 2016

eu-LISA Selects Accenture, Atos and Safran to Enhance EU Visa Information and Biometric Matching System

BRUSSELS; Sept. 27, 2016 – The European Agency for the operational management of large-scale IT systems in the area of freedom, security and justice (eu-LISA) has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN), Safran Identity & Security and Atos to provide application and infrastructure services for the E.U. Visa information System (VIS) and for the Biometric Matching System (BMS) underpinning VIS.  
September 22, 2016

Accenture Implements State-of-the-Art Payments-Processing Platform with UniCredit as First Client

NEW YORK; Sept. 22, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced a multi-year contract with UniCredit Business Integrated Solutions, the global service company of UniCredit, to implement a state-of-the-art Payments-Platform-as-a-Service (PPaaS) solution. Accenture’s new PPaaS solution, which is built on DH Corporation’s (TSX: DH) (D+H) global payments services hub software, is a highly scalable, pay-per-use solution that will process SEPA and international payments, and will adapt to new regulations and industry updates, as well as provide flexibility for future expansion.  
September 08, 2016

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries Selects Accenture to Support Export Strategy Execution

TOKYO; Sept. 8, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will provide management consulting services for Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) in support of its 2016 Export Strategy Execution Project.  The project aims for early achievement of the government’s goal of expanding annual exports of Japanese agricultural, forestry and fishery products and foods to about ¥1 trillion by 2020.
September 08, 2016

Accenture Federal Services Awarded U.S. Veterans Affairs T4NG Technology Services Contract

ARLINGTON, Va.; Sept. 8, 2016 – Accenture Federal Services has been selected as an awardee for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Transformation Twenty-One Total Technology Next Generation (T4NG) technology modernization contract. The multiple-award, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract supports the Department’s MyVA transformation effort to improve the way the VA serves veterans and has a base ordering period of five years and one five-year option period, with a potential value of up to $22.3 billion.
September 07, 2016

Accenture Video Solution Selected as Strategic Over-the-Top Platform by BT TV

LONDON; Sept. 7, 2016 – BT TV has selected the Accenture Video Solution (AVS) platform to support its current and future BT TV offerings, including BT Sport. The Accenture-developed software platform provides numerous services that support both live streaming and video-on-demand, delivering a high-quality user experience across multiple devices including smartphones, tablets and computers. Once deployed, the platform will enable BT TV to provide personalized experiences at scale, reaching a broad audience with numerous video offerings.
August 18, 2016

Accenture Contract with Dixons Carphone Extended

LONDON; August 18, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced it has extended its contract with Dixons Carphone, Europe's leading specialist electrical and telecoms retailer and services company, to support its system integration work following the merger between Carphone Warehouse and Dixons Retail in August 2014. 
August 10, 2016

Accenture to Manage Oracle Fusion Applications for Skanska, Drive Greater Operational Efficiency

STOCKHOLM; Aug. 10, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has been chosen by Skanska, a leading multinational project development and construction group, to help manage its Oracle Fusion applications in Sweden and Finland for greater operational efficiencies and enhanced application management services. The agreement is for a three-year duration. Financial terms were not disclosed.
July 26, 2016

Accenture to Provide HMRC with Application Services

LONDON; July 26, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will provide Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC) with application services. In this role, Accenture will support HMRC to increase its use of digital technologies across HMRC’s primary personal tax platform, the National Insurance and PAYE Service (NPS).
June 29, 2016

Accenture Selected to Help Stryker Improve Operating Efficiencies

NEW YORK; June 29, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been selected by Stryker, a leading medical technology company, to support the standardization of its business processes across the company.
June 14, 2016

Eurobank to Pursue Digital Transformation of Subsidiaries in Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia, Ukraine with New ‘Intelligent Infrastructure’ Platform Provided by Accenture Under Ten-Year Services Agreement

NEW YORK and ATHENS; June 13, 2015 – Eurobank Ergasias S.A. will streamline its technology operations and pursue a digital transformation using a new infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) technology platform provided by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) under a ten-year agreement that involves the bank’s subsidiaries in Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia and Ukraine. Accenture will provide technology transformation and delivery services for an “intelligent infrastructure” based on an advanced IaaS platform that will support the bank’s core functions, including deposits and loans, online banking, transaction processing, and credit card and debit services.