Accenture Acquires Real Protect, Brazil-Based Information Security Company

RIO DE JANEIRO and NEW YORK; Jan. 11, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Real Protect, a privately held, Brazil-based provider of managed security and cyber defense services (MSS), extending its cybersecurity presence and capabilities in Latin America. Financial terms were not disclosed.
January 11, 2021

Accenture Named a Leader for Application and Digital Services in Life & Annuities Insurance by Analyst Firm Everest Group

NEW YORK and LONDON; Jan. 5, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader and Star Performer for application and digital services in the global life and annuities (L&A) insurance sector in a new report from industry analyst firm Everest Group.
 
January 05, 2021

Most Consumers Want Insurers to Handle Personal Cyber Threats as Pandemic Drives Digital Consumption, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK and LONDON; Dec. 18, 2020 – Three out of four consumers (76%) would welcome assistance from their insurer in dealing with cybersecurity threats as the pandemic drives more consumers online, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).

 

December 18, 2020

Generali Group and Accenture Form Joint Venture to Accelerate the Insurer’s Digital Transformation Strategy

MILAN; Dec. 16, 2020 – Generali Group and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have created a joint venture — Group Operations Service Platform (GOSP) — that will leverage cloud technologies and shared technology platforms to accelerate the insurance group’s innovation and digital strategy.
December 16, 2020

Accenture Named a Leader for Application and Digital Services in Capital Markets by Analyst Firm Everest Group

NEW YORK; Dec. 16, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader for application and digital services in capital markets by consulting and research firm Everest Group.
December 16, 2020

Accenture and CereProc Introduce and Open Source the World’s First Comprehensive Non-Binary Voice Solution

NEW YORK and EDINBURGH, Scotland; Dec. 16, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) collaborated with CereProc, a text-to-speech technology provider, to create Sam, the world’s first comprehensive non-binary voice solution for the fast-growing global digital assistant market. To encourage adoption, the companies have released all the materials used to generate the voice to the Open Source community.
December 16, 2020

Union des Groupements d'Achats Publics (UGAP) Selects a Consortium of Accenture, CGI and Inop's to Provide Data Intelligence Services to Government Departments in France

PARIS; Dec. 15, 2020 – Union des Groupements d'Achats Publics (UGAP), the national public procurement agency in France, has selected a consortium including Accenture, CGI and INOP’s to serve as providers of data intelligence services to government departments in France.
 
December 15, 2020

Accenture Helps Rakuten Mobile Launch Fully Virtualized Cloud-Native Mobile Network

NEW YORK and TOKYO; Dec. 14, 2020 ‒ Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has helped Rakuten Mobile launch its fully virtualized cloud-native mobile network, from business model design to development and operation.
December 14, 2020

Accenture Named a Leader in ServiceNow Services by Analyst Firm Everest Group

NEW YORK; Dec. 10, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a “Leader” in Everest Group’s inaugural report, “PEAK Matrix® for ServiceNow Services 2021.” This recognition follows the formation of Accenture Cloud First, which provides the full stack of cloud services to help clients across every industry become "cloud-first" businesses so they can accelerate their digital transformation, innovate faster, and create differentiated, sustainable value.
December 10, 2020

Efma and Accenture Launch 6th Annual Innovation in Insurance Awards

PARIS; Dec. 10, 2020 – Efma and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) are now accepting applications for the sixth annual Efma-Accenture Innovation in Insurance Awards, which recognize insurers and insurtechs that are transforming the insurance industry.
December 10, 2020