April 13, 2016

RCS MediaGroup Selects Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft to Accelerate Transition to the Cloud

NEW YORK; April 13, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), Avanade and Microsoft have been chosen by RCS MediaGroup to accelerate the company’s path of growth and transformation using the cloud. The project will help RCS to address challenges such as how to obtain the most from content and data as well as how to get to know and retain its customers. RCS MediaGroup, one of the major international multimedia publishing groups, publishes newspapers, magazines and numerous other multimedia products.
March 08, 2016

Accenture Launches Liquid Application Studio in Silicon Valley to Accelerate Digital Businesses with Rapid Application Development

SILICON VALLEY; Mar. 8, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has opened its first Liquid Application Studio in Redwood City, CA, a new facility designed to help businesses dramatically accelerate application development by using contemporary architectures, reusable components, automation tools and leading software development methods.
February 29, 2016

Accenture Mortgage Cadence Moves Its Customers to an Enhanced Cloud Platform

DENVER; Feb. 29, 2016- Accenture Mortgage Cadence has transitioned all of its clients – more than 600 mortgage lenders across the United States – to the Accenture Mortgage Cadence Cloud, helping the lenders better manage loan-processing cycle times, increase system reliability and seamlessly leverage product upgrades.  
February 24, 2016

Accenture, Comparex and Microsoft Added to E.U. Cloud Services Framework

BRUSSELS; Feb., 24, 2016 – The European Commission Directorate-General for Informatics (EC DIGIT) has selected a consortium of Accenture, Comparex and Microsoft to provide public cloud services to institutions in the European Union (E.U.), enabling access to new cloud and digital capabilities for public services. The contract is for two years with the option for two one-year extensions.
February 11, 2016

Tidal Wave of Digital Content Posing Significant Management and Operational Challenges to Marketing Professionals, Accenture Survey Finds

NEW YORK; February 11, 2016 – Despite heavy investments in managing the surge of digital content, the operational side of content management is eating up a big chunk of marketing professionals’ time, according to a new study from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). 
January 28, 2016

Boston Scientific and Accenture Develop Data-Driven Digital Health Solution to Help Improve Patient Outcomes and Reduce Cost of Treating Chronic Cardiovascular Conditions

MARLBOROUGH, Mass. and NEW YORK; Jan. 28, 2016 – Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have developed a cloud-based, data-driven digital health solution for hospitals that is designed to help improve patient outcomes and reduce costs to treat patients with chronic cardiovascular diseases.
January 26, 2016

Winners in the Digital Economy Will Place People First, Forecasts Accenture Technology Vision 2016

NEW YORK; Jan. 26, 2016 – Leading companies that develop a people first approach will win in today’s digital economy, according to the latest global technology trends report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). As technology advancements accelerate at an unprecedented rate – dramatically disrupting the workforce - companies that equip employees, partners and consumers with new skills can fully capitalize on innovations. Those that do will have unmatched capabilities to create fresh ideas, develop cutting-edge products and services, and disrupt the status quo.
January 21, 2016

Cushman & Wakefield Teams with Accenture, Workday to Transform Finance and Human Resources with Digital, Analytic, Cloud Solutions

CHICAGO, Jan. 21, 2016 – Cushman & Wakefield, a global leader in commercial real estate services, announced today an evolution of its processes and technologies that will result in better outcomes, expanded capabilities and powerful analytics – all in the name of enhancing the client experience. This advancement enables the company to realize greater opportunities across countries and business units while providing a strong control framework and well-defined risk management strategy.
January 19, 2016

Smarter Use of Digital Skills and Technology Could Boost Global Economic Output by $2 Trillion by 2020, Accenture Study Shows

NEW YORK; Jan. 19, 2016 – Optimizing the use of digital skills and technologies could generate $2 trillion of additional global economic output by 2020, according to a new study by Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The study also reveals the vast role digital plays in economic activity, with more than one-fifth of the world’s gross domestic product (GDP) attributed to some form of digital skills, capital and goods and services. 
January 13, 2016

Businesses’ Use of Personal Data at Risk, Accenture Report Warns

NEW YORK; Jan. 13, 2016 – A new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) warns that businesses’ use of personal data from consumers is at risk and recommends key strategies and principles to properly protect consumer data, build trust and simultaneously grow their businesses.