January 10, 2019

Accenture Collaborates with KPN to Demonstrate the Value of 5G-Enabled Industrial Applications

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands; Jan. 10, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is collaborating with Dutch telecommunications company KPN and other innovative businesses in the KPN-led Industrial 5G Field Lab Initiative, located at the Shell Pernis Refinery in the heart of the Rotterdam Harbour area. The goal is to prove the value of 5G applications with customers and technology partners, paving the way for the Netherlands to be a leading European player in 5G adoption.
April 05, 2018

U.S. Wireless Industry Contributes $475 Billion Annually to America’s Economy and Supports 4.7 Million Jobs, According to New Report

WASHINGTON; April 5, 2018 – The U.S. wireless industry contributes $475 billion annually to America’s economy and supports 4.7 million jobs, according to a new report commissioned by CTIA.
February 23, 2018

Communications Service Providers Must Re-Skill Their Workforces in New Technologies to Capture Growth Opportunities, Accenture Research Finds

NEW YORK; Feb. 23, 2018 – Communications service providers (CSPs) must take immediate steps to reorganize and re-skill their workforces to collaborate with intelligent technologies if they are to capitalize on the significant growth opportunities these technologies promise, according to new research by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
January 08, 2018

Smartphones Losing Ground to Digital Voice Assistant Devices in Homes, Accenture Survey Finds

NEW YORK; Jan. 8, 2018 – Consumers who own in-home digital voice assistant devices are using their smartphones less often for entertainment and online purchasing, according to results of a new survey from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
May 08, 2017

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Mobile Enterprise Applications Services report by Independent Research Firm

NEW YORK; May 8, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader in the new Forrester Wave™: Mobile Enterprise Application Services Providers report1. Accenture received the highest score in the ‘strategy’ criterion in the independent research company’s report, which compares how well-positioned the providers are going forward. One of only three Leaders in the Wave, Accenture also scored among the top three in ‘current offering’ and had the highest score possible in ‘market presence.’
 
 
 
February 10, 2016

Accenture Positioned Highest Leader in Everest Group PEAK Matrix™ Reports for Mobility Services in Global Insurance and Global Banking Industries

NEW YORK; Feb. 9, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has been placed in the leading position in two new Everest Group PEAK Matrix reports about mobility services in the global banking and the global insurance industries. 
January 06, 2016

U.S. Hospitals Engaging Only 2 Percent of Patients via Mobile Apps, Putting as Much as $100 Million in Annual Revenue [Per Hospital] at Risk, Accenture Finds

CHICAGO; Jan. 6, 2016 – New research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has found that only 2 percent of patients in the largest U.S. hospitals are using hospital-provided mobile health apps. Accenture estimates that failure to align mobile apps to the services consumers’ demand could cost each of these hospitals, on average, more than $100 million in lost annual revenue.
November 12, 2015

Amadeus Moves 13,000 Employees to Cloud Content Collaboration with Accenture and Box

NEW YORK; Nov. 12, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Box (NYSE: BOX) today announced that Amadeus, a leading provider of advanced technology solutions for the global travel industry, is bringing Box’s enterprise content management and collaboration platform to its 13,000-person global workforce. Amadeus chose Box to balance employee demand for mobile content access and intuitive external collaboration with the need for enterprise-grade management and security.
October 21, 2015

Accenture Named as Premier IoT Partner in HfS Blueprint Report on IoT Services

NEW YORK; Oct. 21, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has been placed in the ‘Winner’s Circle’ in HfS Research’s inaugural IoT Services Blueprint report. Highlighting Accenture’s breadth of robust platform-based offerings, strength of IoT vision, As-a-Service IT operating models and deep enterprise and industry expertise among its strengths, HfS placed Accenture as a leader in IoT Services for both execution and innovation.
March 03, 2015

Accenture to Demonstrate FCA’s Uconnect™LIVE Services at 2015 Mobile World Congress

BARCELONA; Mar. 3, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is helping Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) in EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) to provide the latest range of in-car, internet-based services. Starting with the new Fiat 500X, the Uconnect™LIVE services, co-developed by Accenture, include a range of connected, internet-based services that have been designed to help drivers remain focused on the road.