February 15, 2010

Greater Collaboration Between Wireless Carriers and Non-Mobile Industries Needed to Meet Consumers’ Desire for Mobile Connectivity, Accenture and GSMA Studies Find

Greater Collaboration Between Wireless Carriers and Non-Mobile Industries Needed to Meet Consumers’ Desire for Mobile Connectivity, Accenture and GSMA Studies Find
BARCELONA; Feb. 15, 2010 – Consumers say that mobile connectivity in devices connected to the Internet make their lives richer and more enjoyable, but wireless carriers and corporations need to collaborate closely to accelerate widespread availability of embedded mobile devices and services to be valuable to consumers, according to research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the GSMA. 
November 04, 2009

Accenture Helps Generali Launch Life Insurance Application for iPhone

Accenture Helps Generali Launch Life Insurance Application for iPhone
PARIS; Nov. 4, 2009 – Generali France, the second largest general insurer in France and one of the main foreign subsidiaries of the Generali Group, the largest European life insurer, has unveiled a new life insurance application for iPhone* which was created and implemented with the help of Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
October 16, 2009

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Nokia’s Professional Services Operations

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Nokia’s Professional Services Operations

NEW YORK; Oct. 16, 2009 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of the professional services unit of Nokia (NOK) responsible for providing engineering and support of the Symbian operating system to mobile device manufacturers and service providers. The Symbian operating system is the world’s most widely used platform for smartphones.

September 03, 2009

Accenture Assists PosteMobile in Reducing Fraud And Improving Reseller Performance

Accenture Assists PosteMobile in Reducing Fraud And Improving Reseller Performance

ROME; Sept. 3, 2009 -- Accenture (NYSE: ACN) teamed with HP to develop business solutions for PosteMobile, one of Italy's leading providers in the mobile communication market. The solutions provide security for customer financial transactions, deliver a high level of fraud protection, and enable mobile handsets to transfer money, payments, and make purchases.

July 17, 2009

Accenture to Acquire Symbian Professional Services Operations from Nokia, Expanding Capabilities in Embedded Software Services for Mobile Devices

Accenture to Acquire Symbian Professional Services Operations from Nokia, Expanding Capabilities in Embedded Software Services for Mobile Devices
NEW YORK; July 17, 2009 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire the professional services unit of Nokia (NOK) responsible for Symbian customer engineering and customer support. The Symbian operating system is the world’s most widely used platform for smartphones. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.