Accenture Completes Acquisition of Cloud Sherpas, Strengthening Enterprise Cloud Capabilities

NEW YORK; Oct. 20, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Cloud Sherpas, a leader in cloud advisory and technology services specializing in Google, Salesforce and ServiceNow.
October 20, 2015

Accenture and Amazon Web Services Create New Business Group to Help Enterprises Migrate to and Run Their Business in the AWS Cloud

LAS VEGAS; Oct. 7, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon company (NASDAQ: AMZN), today announced the formation of a business group to help clients more quickly move their business to the cloud. The Accenture AWS Business Group brings together dedicated professionals from each company with expertise in cloud solutions architecture and development, marketing, sales, and business development. The business group will offer integrated consulting and technology solutions designed to help enterprise clients take greater advantage of the flexibility and economics of an “as-a-service” operating model where IT and business services are delivered on-demand, via the AWS Cloud.
October 07, 2015

Accenture Releases Enhanced Version of Accenture Cloud Platform

NEW YORK; Oct. 6, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has released a new and enhanced version of the Accenture Cloud Platform that is designed to help organizations increase the operating efficiency, cost structure, governance and control of their cloud applications. They can also take greater advantage of the flexibility and economics of an As-a-Service operating model, where IT and business services are delivered on-demand via the cloud.
October 06, 2015

Accenture Positioned as a 'Leader' in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Finance and Accounting BPO for Sixth Consecutive Time

NEW YORK; August 26, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is positioned in the “Leaders” quadrant of independent analyst firm Gartner Inc.’s recent report, "Magic Quadrant for Finance and Accounting
BPO1.” This is the sixth consecutive report in which Accenture has been named a Leader.
August 26, 2015

Accenture Positioned as Overall Leader in Procurement As-a-Service, According to HfS Research Report

NEW YORK; August 25, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named to the 'Winner's Circle' of HfS Research's Blueprint Report for Procurement As-a-Service. Accenture is positioned as the overall leader in the report which assessed 18 major procurement outsourcing providers based on excellence in both execution and innovation. 
August 25, 2015

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Finance and Accounting BPO Services 2015 Vendor Assessment

NEW YORK; August 21, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a Leader in International Data Corporation’s (IDC) inaugural “IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Finance and Accounting BPO Services 2015 Vendor Assessment” (doc # 256297, June 2015). The report represents a vendor assessment including both qualitative and quantitative characteristics that define success in the Finance and Accounting (F&A) Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services market.
August 21, 2015

Accenture Completes Acquisition of EnergyQuote JHA, Strengthening its Energy Management As-a-Service Capabilities

LONDON; August 18, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of EnergyQuote JHA, a London-based energy management and procurement services provider with clients in more than 22 European countries. 
August 18, 2015

Accenture and Duke University Collaborate on Analytics Research

NEW YORK and DURHAM, N.C.; August 13, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Duke University have formed an alliance focused on jointly developing new advanced analytics solutions to address real-world, client-specific business challenges. The Accenture and Duke University Analytics Research Program, which will have an initial focus on health management research, aims to bring together data, modeling and analysis to achieve sustainable business and patient outcomes.
August 13, 2015

Accenture Achieves Leader Position On Everest Group’s Peak Matrix™ for European Life Sciences ITO

LONDON; August 5, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader for European life sciences information technology outsourcing (ITO) in Everest Group’s recent report: IT Outsourcing in European Life Sciences Industry – Service Provider Landscape with PEAK Matrix™ Assessment 2015. The report assessed 15 life sciences service providers’ European operations on two key dimensions: market success (transactional activity) and delivery capability (scale, scope, technology solutions and innovation, and delivery footprint).
August 05, 2015

Accenture to Acquire EnergyQuote JHA, Expanding its Energy Management As-a-Service Capabilities

LONDON; July 21, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire EnergyQuote JHA, a Pan-European energy management and procurement services provider. The acquisition will bolster Accenture’s energy procurement capabilities in Europe and further enhance its ability to deliver energy management as-a-service to clients. Terms of the deal were not disclosed and the acquisition is subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions.  
July 21, 2015