Philips collaborates with Accenture to create first proof of concept for delivering vital patient data via Google Glass

Andover, MA. and New York; Oct. 3, 2013Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG AEX: PHIA) and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the creation of a proof-of-concept demonstration that uses a Google Glass™ head-mounted display for researching ways to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of performing surgical procedures. The demonstration connects Google Glass to Philips IntelliVue Solutions and proves the concept of seamless transfer of patient vital signs into Google Glass, potentially providing physicians with hands-free access to critical clinical information.

 
 
 
October 03, 2013

Accenture Helps YSPay Roll Out New Mobile Payments Solution in China

DUBAI; Sept 16, 2013 – YSPay, one of the leading payment services providers in China, has rolled out a new mobile payments solution developed with Accenture. The solution allows YSPay customers – consumers, banks and merchants – to process payments with any type of mobile phone. The companies announced the launch of the solution at Sibos in Dubai.
September 16, 2013

Brazil Takes its Place as a Leader in Mobility as Enterprises Continue Their Digital Transformation, Accenture Survey Finds

Sao Paolo, Brazil; September 4, 2013 –  Brazilian businesses have a higher level of maturity than their emerging market peers when it comes to mobility strategies and funding plans, as 93 percent of CIOs in Brazil agree or strongly agree that mobility will provide significant new sources of revenue, according to Accenture (NYSE:ACN).
 
September 04, 2013

Disconnect Between CMOs and CIOs Threatens Marketing Effectiveness of Companies, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; August 22, 2013 – A disconnect between chief marketing officers (CMOs) and chief information officers (CIOs) threatens the ability of companies to deliver effective customer experiences, according to a new study by Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The study, based on a survey of 400 senior marketing and 250 information technology (IT) executives in 10 countries, revealed that only one in 10 of the executives believes collaboration between CMOs and CIOs is currently at the right level.
 
August 22, 2013

Accenture and Demandware Help Lacoste Launch its Online Business in China

NEW YORK and BURLINGTON, Mass.; Aug 6, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Demandware, Inc. (NYSE: DWRE), have collaborated on a new multichannel commerce solution to help Lacoste rapidly establish its online presence in Greater China. The engagement with the global fashion brand leverages Accenture’s new solution, which uses Demandware as the core digital commerce platform.
 
August 06, 2013

Accenture and hybris Team to Implement Multichannel Commerce Solutions for Global Enterprises

NEW YORK and LONDON; August 5, 2013 – To help global companies implement cross-border multichannel commerce solutions more effectively, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has become the sole global strategic partner of hybris, the world’s fastest-growing commerce platform. The agreement will enable international brands to create consistent consumer transaction experiences across multiple channels, including online, mobile and in-store, regardless of geographic location.
 
August 05, 2013

Accenture Builds Demand Response Billing System for Yokohama Smart City Project to Increase Energy Efficiency and Reduce Peak Demand

TOKYO; August 1, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the completion and deployment of a demand response customer billing system for the Yokohama Smart City Project (YSCP), the largest smart city pilot in Japan.  
 
August 01, 2013

Accenture Expands its Digital Capabilities in API Management Through Strategic Relationship with Apigee

New York and Palo Alto, Calif.; Aug. 1, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Apigee, which develops software to help customers build mobile platforms with apps, data and APIs, have expanded their relationship, forming a global alliance to deliver solutions that help clients more easily build mobile applications and connect enterprise systems.
 
August 01, 2013

Accenture Collaborates With Michelin To Launch Michelin solutions, A New Mobility-Focused Business Based on Accenture Cloud Platform

PARIS; July 19, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) is collaborating with Michelin Group to create a new business – Michelin solutions1 supporting the MICHELIN® solutions2 brand. The company is focused on delivering mobility solutions to its customers through the use of the Accenture Cloud Platform and a wide range of solutions offered on a pay-per-use basis.
 
July 19, 2013

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Acquity Group, Strengthening its Digital Marketing and eCommerce Capabilities

NEW YORK and CHICAGO; July 8, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Acquity Group Ltd. (NYSE MKT: AQ), the second-largest independent digital marketing company in the United States, which provides strategy, digital marketing and technical services to help companies enhance their brand experiences and eCommerce performance. 
 
July 08, 2013