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.
January 27, 2015

Accenture Launches New Innovation Center for HP Technology

NEW YORK; January 27, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has launched the Accenture Innovation Center for HP to help clients apply joint Accenture and HP technology solutions to specific industry and business process challenges in the areas of cloud, security and analytics. The innovation center allows clients to take advantage of next-generation solutions and services based on HP technologies, helping to accelerate time to value.
December 08, 2014

Accenture and Microsoft Launch New Hybrid Cloud Platform to Accelerate Enterprise-Wide Adoption

NEW YORK and REDMOND, WA; Dec. 8, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) and Microsoft Corp. have expanded their long-standing strategic alliance with the introduction of the Accenture Hybrid Cloud Solution for Microsoft Azure, a powerful hybrid cloud platform designed to bring new capabilities, economics and innovation to the enterprise. Working with Avanade, the companies are co-funding and co-engineering this platform with new hybrid technologies and services to help enterprises build and manage enterprise-wide cloud infrastructure and applications.
October 09, 2014

Leading Pharma Companies Help Shape New Accenture Life Sciences Cloud for R&D

NEW YORK; Oct. 9 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has announced the launch of Accenture Life Sciences Cloud for R&D  which speeds clinical development, helps improve patient outcomes and creates greater R&D efficiency through a new single analytics platform that brings together multiple internal and external data sources across clinical, safety, regulatory and operational functions.

May 29, 2014

Timken Drives Global Workforce Efficiency and Productivity with Accenture and SAP

WALLDORF, Germany and NEW YORK; May 29, 2014 The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR) is moving its human resources (HR) system into the cloud to drive efficiency and improve productivity across its global workforce. The new system, implemented by Accenture (NYSE: ACN), is based on HR cloud solutions from SuccessFactors, an SAP company. It allows Timken to manage its workforce with a single set of global processes and clear global governance at a significantly lower operating and maintenance cost. 
May 27, 2014

Accenture Receives Two 2014 SAP® Pinnacle Awards

NEW YORK; May 27, 2014 — In recognition of its strong partnership with SAP (NYSE: SAP), Accenture (NYSE: ACN) received two 2014 SAP® Pinnacle awards in the categories of “Cloud Services Provider of the Year” and “System Integrator Market Impact”. The company was also named a finalist in the “Sustainability Partner of the Year” category.