Accenture and the University of Aizu to Develop a Standard API Marketplace for Smart City Operating Systems

TOKYO and AIZU WAKAMATSU, Fukushima; July 6, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the University of Aizu will conduct a joint research project to develop the first standard API marketplace for smart cites in Japan. The project also includes studies on how to utilize a Smart City operating system (digital platform for smart cities) to better utilize AI in public services and promote citizens’ behavioral changes, focusing on Aizu Wakamatsu city, Fukushima, as a model case.
July 06, 2020

Accenture Ranked #1 in HFS Report for Salesforce Services 2020

NEW YORK; June 29, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been ranked #1 in the “HFS Top 10 for Salesforce Services 2020” report, ahead of all 10 competitors assessed. The report considered planning, implementation, and management services for Salesforce solutions globally.
June 29, 2020

Accenture Named a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Oracle Cloud Applications Services, Worldwide

NEW YORK; June 26, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader in Gartner’s 2020 “Magic Quadrant for Oracle Cloud Applications Services, Worldwide,”[1] marking the second consecutive year that Accenture has been recognized as a Leader in the global research and advisory firm’s annual assessment of Oracle Cloud Applications (OCA) service providers.
 
June 26, 2020

10 Emerging Tech Companies Showcase Inventive Products and Services Today at the 2020 FinTech Innovation Lab New York Virtual Demo Day

NEW YORK; June 25, 2020 – Ten emerging enterprise tech companies will present their technologies virtually to dozens of top executives within the financial services, venture capital and technology industries today at the 10th annual FinTech Innovation Lab New York Demo Day. Presentations will go-live beginning at 9:00 a.m. EDT and can be viewed here.
June 25, 2020

Only 10% of Companies Have the Customer-Centric Supply Chains Required for Resilience, According to New Accenture Report

NEW YORK; June 24, 2020 – Just 10% of companies were on the right path to building customer-centric supply chains that are resilient and enable growth prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). While supply chains have traditionally been a driver of efficiencies and scale, the report discusses how their role in recent years has evolved beyond mere efficiency and toward lasting growth.
June 24, 2020

Accenture Federal Services to Open Advanced Technology Center in St. Louis, Adding 1,400 Jobs to Region’s Growing Tech Community

ARLINGTON, Va. and St. LOUIS; June 23, 2020 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS) — a subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN) — announced plans to open an Advanced Technology Center in St. Louis later this year to provide U.S. federal government agencies with digital, cloud, automation, artificial intelligence and cyber solutions. The AFS Advanced Technology Center, to be located at 520 Maryville Centre Drive in St. Louis County, is expected to bring up to 1,400 new technology jobs to the St. Louis area over five years.
June 23, 2020

Accenture Selected as Master Technologist for Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport

SYDNEY; June 22, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been appointed Master Technologist for the Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport, opening in 2026.
 
June 22, 2020

Accenture Recognized as a Leader Among SAP® Services Providers

NEW YORK; June 22, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is named a Leader in Forrester’s latest report1 on SAP services providers. The report, “The Forrester Wave™: Global SAP Services Providers,” states that “Accenture remains a global innovator and first mover in SAP services.”
June 22, 2020

Accenture and Sopra Steria to Help French Insurance Group Covéa Transform Its Finance Function

PARIS; June 22, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Sopra Steria are helping Covéa, France's largest property and casualty insurer, with its finance transformation program as part of a four-year joint agreement.
June 22, 2020

Diebold Nixdorf Extends Strategic Relationship with Accenture to Accelerate Its Digital Transformation and Cloud Migration

NEW YORK and NORTH CANTON, Ohio, June 22, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Diebold Nixdorf (NYSE:DBD), a global leader in services, software and hardware for the banking and retail industries, announced today the companies have agreed to extend their strategic relationship to accelerate Diebold Nixdorf’s multiyear digital and cloud transformation program, which includes streamlining its finance, human resources, IT and sales systems.
June 22, 2020