September 01, 2015

Accenture Helps Life Sciences Companies Improve Patient Support with Launch of the Accenture Intelligent Patient Platform

NEW YORK; Sept. 1, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is launching the Accenture Intelligent Patient Platform, a suite of integrated cloud-based, analytics-driven technologies designed to deliver real-time, actionable insights on patient care across the entire patient experience.  
August 04, 2015

Accenture Acquires FusionX, Further Bolstering Ability to Help Clients Assess and Respond to Advanced Cyber Threats

NEW YORK; August 4, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired FusionX, a Washington, DC-based cyber security company that has a fundamentally differentiated approach to cyber attack simulation, threat modeling, cyber investigations and security risk advisory services. The acquisition will further strengthen Accenture’s Security practice and help clients accurately assess their ability to protect against, detect and, where necessary, respond to sophisticated and sustained cyber attacks.
July 29, 2015

Accenture Identifies Gaps in Corporate Efforts to Achieve Business Resilience to Mitigate Cyber Risks

NEW YORK, July 29, 2015 – As companies embark on new digital business strategies, nearly two-thirds (63 percent) of C-suite executives report that their companies experience significant cyberattacks daily or weekly; however, only 25 percent of them said their organization always incorporates measures into the design of their company’s technology and operating models to make them more resilient, according to a new Accenture (NYSE:ACN) survey.
July 20, 2015

Accenture Acquires Full Ownership Stake in Solium from BBVA, Expanding Its Capabilities for Delivering Hybrid Cloud Solutions to Enterprises

MADRID; July 20, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has strengthened its hybrid cloud and mobility capabilities in Europe by acquiring full ownership in Solium, a Madrid-based technology company. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
July 15, 2015

Accenture and Avanade to Help Freeport-McMoRan Implement Cloud-Based IT Model Based on Accenture Hybrid Cloud Solution for Microsoft Azure

NEW YORK; July 15, 2015 ­– Accenture(NYSE: ACN) has signed a five-year contract with Freeport-McMoRan Inc., a premier international natural resources company, to continue migrating its information technology (IT) operations to a cloud-based model.  Aligned to its cloud strategy, the project is designed to help Freeport-McMoRan achieve its “IT of the Future” objective – which includes making the company more agile and enabling it to innovate faster – while reducing costs and improving service quality and satisfaction.
April 27, 2015

Accenture and Oracle Form New Business Group to Help Customers Achieve Digital Transformation Goals in the Cloud

NEW YORK and REDWOOD SHORES, Calif.; April 27, 2015Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) have launched a new business group to jointly help customers embrace the cloud to achieve their digital transformation goals. Through the group, Accenture and Oracle will deliver industry-specific solutions built on the Oracle Cloud to help clients realize the benefits of the cloud faster and with reduced risk. The Accenture Oracle Business Group brings together the leading technology, skills and experience from each company to offer businesses the ability to implement cloud solutions quicker and easier than previously possible.
 
April 22, 2015

Accenture and Oracle Enhance the Accenture Life Sciences Cloud for R&D with the Introduction of an End-to-End Clinical Data Management Capability

NEW YORK; Apr. 22, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has expanded the Accenture Life Sciences Cloud for Research and Development (R&D) powered by Oracle with the addition of enhanced clinical data management capabilities. This enables life sciences companies to generate high-quality, reliable and statistically sound data from clinical trials to reduce the time, effort and cost needed to take drugs from development to market.
 
April 12, 2015

Rio Tinto Teams with Accenture to Move to Ground Breaking “As-a-Service” Model in the Cloud

LONDON & MELBOURNE; April 13, 2015 – Rio Tinto, a global diversified mining company, will move to a ground breaking information systems and technology (IS&T) delivery model, partnering with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to shape and deliver the transformation. The new model will migrate core enterprise IS&T systems to an “As-a-Service” solution based in the cloud. It also incorporates consumption based pricing to ensure costs are fully flexible and in line with business demand.
 
April 02, 2015

Accenture Life Sciences Expands Its Cloud Capabilities for R&D with Advanced Clinical Trial Automation Services

NEW YORK; April, 2, 2015 – Accenture has expanded its Accelerated R&D Services by selecting Medidata Solutions’ cloud-based electronic data capture and management system – Medidata Rave® – to complement its cloud-based solution. Accenture’s Accelerated R&D Services help clients streamline clinical trial set-up time and improve data efficiency, productivity, and transparency. Medidata’s technology platform provides a set of solutions, benchmarking data and industry analytics to improve operational efficiencies, resource savings and decision-making processes.
 
March 10, 2015

Accenture and Adobe Launch Innovative, Pay-Per-Use Digital Marketing Service to Drive Greater Marketing ROI

NEW YORK & SALT LAKE CITY; Mar. 10, 2015 – At Adobe Summit, Adobe’s annual Digital Marketing conference in the U.S., Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Adobe (NASDAQ: ADBE) today announced the expansion of their alliance to deliver greater marketing ROI to companies through the launch of Accenture Customer Engagement, a cloud-based managed service that simplifies the development, execution and measurement of digital marketing. Accenture Customer Engagement features digital marketing services from Accenture Interactive wrapped seamlessly around Adobe Marketing Cloud solutions. Accenture will manage both the services and the underlying solutions, freeing marketers from integrating and customizing technology and services and employing personnel trained in the solutions.