Accenture Cloud Platform to Help Businesses Integrate and Manage Technology in a Hybrid World

NEW YORK; April 5, 2013 – To help clients get the most business value from cloud computing and in anticipation of the shift in demand toward the public cloud, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has launched the Accenture Cloud Platform. As more and more clients are going digital, the Accenture Cloud Platform provides services and solutions designed to help organizations integrate and manage the hybrid cloud environments that span across multiple vendor platforms and are critical to providing ultimate flexibility and supporting emerging technologies.
April 05, 2013

Accenture Technology Vision 2013 Report Highlights Convergence of IT Trends Driving Companies to Go Digital

NEW YORK; Feb. 19, 2013 – The convergence of social media, mobile computing, analytics and the cloud is transforming the way businesses operate, and companies that adopt available technologies to “go digital” will be better positioned to take advantage of rapidly shifting business opportunities and leap ahead of the competition, according to a new report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
February 19, 2013

World Economic Forum, Salesforce.com and Accenture Deliver Real-time Social Media Insights to Participants of World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting in Davos

DAVOS, Switzerland and SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.; Jan. 24, 2013 – The World Economic Forum, salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM), the enterprise cloud computing company, and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the completion of a collaborative effort to deliver a “Social Wall” at the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, taking place from January 23-27. 
January 24, 2013

Accenture Launches New Innovation Centre for SAP® Solutions in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG; Nov. 13, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced it is expanding its global network of Innovation Centres for SAP® solutions with the opening of a new centre in Centurion, South Africa. Focused on accelerating the development, delivery and commercialisation of business solutions based on SAP technologies, the centre will help clients increase speed to market, enhance flexibility, and improve business performance. 
November 13, 2012

Accenture Launches ‘Lite’ Version of the Accenture CAS Software Platform For Consumer Goods Companies

NEW YORK; June 5, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has launched a new, preconfigured version of its highly regarded Accenture CAS software platform called “Accenture CAS Lite.”  The new version offers consumer goods companies many of the advantages of the Accenture CAS software platform with a fast implementation and lower total cost of ownership.  Accenture CAS Lite is offered on a Software as a Service (SaaS) basis, delivered from the cloud.
June 05, 2012

Accenture Expands Its Salesforce.com Global Delivery Capabilities and Skills to Capitalize on Demand for Cloud Solutions

LONDON; May 22, 2012 -- Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is expanding its alliance relationship with salesforce.com and accelerating its market-leading position by ramping up its global workforce, enhancing its skills training and certification program, and launching new Cloud Centers of Excellence in the United States and Canada, and in the UK and France later this year.  These locations will build on the already substantial capabilities of Accenture’s global network of delivery centers in China, India and the Philippines. 

May 22, 2012

Accenture Unveils Enhanced Insurance Claims Management Software Platform

ORLANDO; May 16, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has unveiled an enhanced version of its claims management software platform, the Accenture Claim Components, with new business intelligence features to help property and casualty (P&C) insurers process claims more quickly and efficiently and improve customer satisfaction.
May 16, 2012

Accenture Launches Cloud-Based New Business and Underwriting Software Application for Life Insurance

ORLANDO; May 15, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has unveiled a cloud-based version of its award winning life insurance new business and underwriting software. Part of the Accenture Life Insurance Platform, Accenture’s life and annuity insurance software suite, the software component is now available with a Software as a Service (SaaS) licensing option, and is designed to help life and annuity insurers drive growth and profitability and expand into new market segments, while helping reduce costs.
May 15, 2012

High-Tech Companies Face Challenges Keeping Pace With New Cloud-Based Business Models, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; April 23, 2012 – High-tech companies are struggling to transform their traditional business models of shipping hardware products or packaged software to more complex business models of providing new services based on cloud computing, new Accenture (NYSE: ACN) research has found.
April 23, 2012

Accenture to Become First Global Technology Services Provider to Deliver End-to-End Public Cloud Solution on Windows Azure

NEW YORK; April 10, 2012 – Accenture and Microsoft Corp. have signed an agreement that enables Accenture to provide clients with an end-to-end public cloud solution on the Windows Azure platform, marking the first time clients can contract for design, delivery and ongoing management services of applications hosted in the cloud on Windows Azure from a single global technology services provider.
April 10, 2012