June 30, 2015

Accenture Positioned as a "Leader" in Inaugural Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Architecture Consultancies

NEW YORK; June 30, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is positioned in the “Leaders” quadrant of independent analyst firm, Gartner Inc.’s, “Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Architecture Consultancies1.” Accenture is positioned the furthest on both the completeness of vision and ability to execute axes.
May 29, 2014

Timken Drives Global Workforce Efficiency and Productivity with Accenture and SAP

WALLDORF, Germany and NEW YORK; May 29, 2014 The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR) is moving its human resources (HR) system into the cloud to drive efficiency and improve productivity across its global workforce. The new system, implemented by Accenture (NYSE: ACN), is based on HR cloud solutions from SuccessFactors, an SAP company. It allows Timken to manage its workforce with a single set of global processes and clear global governance at a significantly lower operating and maintenance cost. 
May 27, 2014

Zurich Insurance PLC Expands Use of Accenture’s Software to Rapidly Deploy Products and Improve Customer Service

NEW YORK; May 27, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today that global insurer Zurich has expanded its use of Accenture Duck Creek Policy for their general insurance business in the United Kingdom. The new system will help enable Zurich to more rapidly develop, deploy and process insurance products and improve customer service across multiple lines of business. 
February 05, 2014

Accenture Joins Forces with MIT Professional Education to Launch New Business Process Innovation Training and Certification Program

NEW YORK; Feb. 5, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), working in collaboration with MIT Professional Education, the engineering, science, and technology training arm of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, have launched the Accenture Business Process Innovation Academy, a new training and certification program designed to help employees gain expertise in the key technologies that are driving today’s Business Process services, including outsourcing. In turn, these employees can use this knowledge to help clients innovate and achieve business outcomes such as increased revenue or decreased costs beyond operations.
 
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.
 
June 18, 2013

Accenture and GE Form Global Strategic Alliance to Develop Advanced Applications that Leverage Industrial Strength Big Data to Drive Efficiency and Productivity

SAN FRANCISCO, CA; June 18, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and GE (NYSE: GE) have formed a strategic global alliance to develop technology and analytics applications that help companies across a range of industries take advantage of the massive amounts of industrial strength big data that is generated through their business operations. The alliance expands on Accenture and GE’s relationship announced in 2012 with the establishment of Taleris - a joint venture to deliver a co-developed, web-based prognostics service for aircraft parts and systems which helps manage preventive maintenance.
 
May 28, 2013

SSE Selects Accenture for Major Transformation Projects

LONDON; May 28, 2013 – SSE, a leading electricity and gas company operating mainly in the UK and Ireland, has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to help it with two significant projects to improve its customer offer and field force effectiveness.
 
May 23, 2013

Chief Financial Officers Extend Strategic Influence and See Technology As Increasingly Important, Study from Accenture and Oracle Finds

NEW YORK; REDWOOD SHORES, CA – May 23, 2013 – The role of the CFO has gained strategic influence over the past three years, according to 71 percent of CFOs, and converging technologies such as big data, cloud computing, mobile and social media are increasingly important to their ability to deliver cost savings and growth, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE:ACN) and Oracle.
 
May 02, 2013

Accenture Builds Digital Social Platform for Unilever Global Marketing in 12 Weeks

LONDON; May 2, 2013 – In just 12 weeks, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has built and implemented a new digital social platform for Unilever that will help connect  its marketers, brand managers and partners in 190 countries. The implementation – which is built on the Salesforce Platform and leverages Salesforce Chatter, the enterprise social networking technology – enables Unilever marketers to share knowledge, best practices and creative assets across the network.
 
March 27, 2013

New Accenture Delivery Center Provides 300 Jobs in Austin, Texas

AUSTIN, Texas; March 27, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is opening a delivery center in Austin, Texas, to provide software development and support as well as consulting and technology services for the company’s health and public sector work across North America.