Amid the Downturn, Firms Look to Information Technology to Restore Strength

Amid the Downturn, Firms Look to Information Technology to Restore Strength
NEW YORK; Dec. 2, 2009 -  A majority (72 percent) of business and information technology (IT) executives say their organizations place greater value on the IT function today than they did before the economic  crisis. What's more, they view IT as an important part of their economic recovery efforts, according to the findings of a global study released today by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and produced in cooperation with the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU).
December 02, 2009

India Department of Post Selects Accenture to Design and Develop New Information Technology Architecture and System

India Department of Post Selects Accenture to Design and Develop New Information Technology Architecture and System
NEW DELHI; Oct. 12, 2009 - The Department of Post (DoP) has awarded a 45-month information technology (IT) modernization contract to Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to design a new enterprise IT architecture and migrate the DoP to a more efficient, reliable and user-friendly IT system.
October 12, 2009

Accenture and British American Tobacco Sign Five-Year Application Co-Sourcing Contract

Accenture and British American Tobacco Sign Five-Year Application Co-Sourcing Contract
NEW YORK; July 13, 2009 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has signed a five-year application co-sourcing contract with British American Tobacco to help the company improve the design, development and implementation of information technology (IT) solutions for its business operations.  Financial terms were not disclosed.
July 13, 2009