March 28, 2017

Accenture Awarded $232 Million Contract by GSA FEDSIM for U.S. Marshals’ Mission Modernization Program

ARLINGTON, Va.; Mar. 28, 2017 – Accenture Federal Services has been awarded a five-year, $232 million contract to help the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) implement its Mission Modernization Program, which will provide mobile capabilities and real-time decision-making with an enterprise data solution to improve data accessibility through an intuitive, user-centered design.
 
March 21, 2017

Payments Canada Selects Accenture to Support Industry-Wide Modernization Program

OTTAWA; Mar. 21, 2017 – Payments Canada has selected global consulting firm Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to help it lead Modernization – the multi-year initiative to transform the systems and rules essential to Canada’s payments ecosystem. 
March 20, 2017

Accenture to Help Kimberly-Clark Latin America Operations Maximise Growth with Improved Trade Promotion Management and Forecasting

NEW YORK; Mar. 20, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been selected by Kimberly-Clark Latin America Operations (LAO) to help the leading consumer goods company increase profitable growth through effective trade promotion management. 
March 08, 2017

Rentokil Uses Mobile Machine Learning from Accenture and Google to Fight Bugs Fast

NEW YORK; Mar. 8, 2017 – Rentokil, a global pest control company based in the UK, is piloting an Artificial Intelligence app developed by Accenture to help its almost 5,000 pest control technicians fight bugs faster for customers. The solution utilizes a partnership announced last year, when Accenture and Google joined forces to bring to market industry-specific solutions that help clients use cloud, mobility, machine learning and analytics to advance their digital transformation agenda and improve business performance.
March 06, 2017

Accenture Signs Global Agreement with SAP to Offer Human Capital Management “as a Service” on SAP® Cloud Platform

NEW YORK; Mar. 6, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that it has signed a global original equipment manufacturer (OEM) agreement with SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) to offer its human capital management (HCM) applications on SAP® Cloud Platform. The OEM agreement allows organizations to easily access leading Accenture HCM applications that are purpose-built for the SAP SuccessFactors® Employee Central solution and powered by SAP Cloud Platform
February 24, 2017

Accenture Helps Avianca Design and Launch a Travel-Experience Chatbot for Its 28 Million Customers

BOGOTA, Colombia; Feb, 24, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has helped Avianca Holdings SA (NYSE: AVH), the national airline for Colombia, develop a chatbot to enhance the airline’s digital customer experience by providing travelers with a range of helpful travel-related services and real-time information.
February 06, 2017

Accenture Helps Australian Department of Defence Deliver New Codification System to Enhance Logistics and Supply Chain

CANBERRA; Feb. 6, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has helped the Australian Department of Defence develop and deploy a new cloud-based NATO supply codification system on time and on budget.
January 31, 2017

Accenture Helps Seattle Police Department Implement Data Analytics Platform

SEATTLE; Jan. 31, 2017 ­– Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has helped the Seattle Police Department (SPD) build and deploy a new data analytics platform that provides the Department with reliable and rapidly accessible data to meet its management and governance objectives and support insight-led policing.
January 23, 2017

Accenture to Deliver 2017 RBS 6 Nations Insights to Fans via Machine Learning

LONDON; Jan. 23, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), the Official Technology Partner of the
RBS 6 Nations Rugby Championship for the sixth year, is bringing machine learning to international rugby. Its latest analytics dashboard will deliver improved player, match and Championship insight, which 20,000 people accessed via Twitter last year. Accenture has also developed an innovative mixed reality application for the Championship, using Virtual Reality (VR), with a twist. The one-person immersive VR experience is sharable, and broadcast as live action for others to watch.
January 19, 2017

FBI Selects Accenture Federal Services to Support HR System Modernization

ARLINGTON, Va.; Jan. 19, 2017 – The FBI has awarded Accenture Federal Services (AFS) a seven-year blanket purchase agreement (BPA) with a $100 million ceiling for the provision of application services and the continued introduction of digital solutions to further enhance the bureau’s human resources (HR) systems capabilities.