Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Independent Research Report on IoT Consultancies in Asia Pacific

SINGAPORE; June 21, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader in the latest report evaluating internet-of-things (IoT) consultancies in Asia Pacific from Forrester Research Inc., a leading research and global advisory firm.
 
June 21, 2020

Accenture Federal Services Awarded a Position on USPTO Intelligent Automation Innovation Support Services Contract

ARLINGTON, Va.; June 18, 2020 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS), a subsidiary of Accenture, (NYSE: ACN), has been awarded a position on the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Intelligent Automation and Innovation Support Services (IAISS) blanket purchase agreement (BPA), a multi-award contract vehicle.  
 

June 18, 2020

Communications Service Providers Hold the Key to Unlock the Future Home Ecosystem, According to New Book from Accenture

NEW YORK; June 18, 2020 Communications service providers (CSPs), such as wireless network operators, incumbent telecommunications companies, cable network businesses and internet service providers, will be central in the ecosystem needed to deliver on the promise of seamless and purpose-built digital services in the Future Home, according to a new book from Accenture.
June 18, 2020

Accenture Named a Leader for Second Consecutive Year by Gartner in Magic Quadrant for SAP S/4HANA® Application Services, Worldwide

NEW YORK; June 18, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader and positioned furthest in completeness of vision in Gartner’s 2020 “Magic Quadrant for SAP S/4HANA® Application Services, Worldwide.”1
June 18, 2020

Efma and Accenture Announce Winners of Innovation in Insurance Awards 2020

PARIS; June 18, 2020 – Efma, an association of more than 3,300 retail financial services companies in 130 countries, and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have announced the winners of the fifth annual Innovation in Insurance Awards during a virtual awards ceremony.
June 18, 2020

Despite External Industry Threats, Few Wealth Managers Plan to Change Their Business Models, Accenture-Orbium Report Finds

LONDON; June 18, 2020 – Despite growing external threats to wealth managers’ businesses, including losses from intergenerational wealth transfers, nearly four in five wealth managers (78%) in Europe and Asia don’t plan significant changes to their traditional business models, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Orbium, part of Accenture Wealth Management.
June 18, 2020

Breaking Down Internal Barriers in Companies Crucial Amid Increasing Digitization, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; June 17, 2020 – Many companies do not realize the full value of investing in digital projects due to a lack of collaboration among their critical business functions, according to a new study by Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The study found that 75 percent of executives said their departments compete rather than collaborate on digitization, which raises cost and eats up expected revenues gains.
June 17, 2020

Accenture Federal Services Wins $341 Million Contract to Help the Department of Commerce Modernize and Consolidate Its Core Business Systems

ARLINGTON, Va.; June 15, 2020 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS), a subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN), has been awarded a $341 million contract to help the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) modernize its core business systems and data platform to centralize administrative functions and support real-time business decision making. The contract, under the DOC’s Business Applications Solution (BAS) program, will run for one base year, with 19 option years.
June 15, 2020

Accenture Announces Intent to Acquire Sentelis

PARIS; June 15, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire Sentelis, an independent data consulting and engineering company, headquartered in France, that specializes in designing and scaling data and artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities. Sentelis would join Accenture Applied Intelligence and complement its focus on helping clients build the right data strategy and foundation to industrialize AI across their businesses.
June 15, 2020

Accenture to Acquire PLM Systems to Help Industrial Companies Make Best Use of Product Data in Design, Engineering and Manufacturing

MILAN; May 19, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) in Italy has entered into an agreement to acquire Turin-based boutique systems integrator PLM Systems. The acquisition will expand Accenture’s capabilities to help clients improve how they generate, manage and benefit from product data in design, engineering and manufacturing.
May 19, 2020