July 21, 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.  
May 28, 2015

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Salesforce Implementation Ecosystem 2015 Vendor Assessment

NEW YORK; May 28, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a Leader in International Data Corporation’s (IDC) “IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Salesforce.com Implementation Ecosystem 2015 Vendor Assessment” (doc #255142, April 2015). Accenture received high scores in both the capabilities and strategies categories – the two overall measures used for placement on the IDC MarketScape graphic. The report represents a vendor assessment including both quantitative and qualitative characteristics that define good performance in today's Salesforce implementation services market and help anticipate the vendor’s ascendancy.
 
February 17, 2015

Pacific Specialty Insurance Selects Accenture Duck Creek Software to Support Strategic Growth Initiative

NEW YORK; Feb 17, 2015 – Pacific Specialty Insurance Company has chosen Accenture to deliver its Accenture Duck Creek Suite through a Software as a Service (SaaS) model, replacing its legacy-based property and casualty insurance system. The new system, supported by the Accenture Cloud Platform, using Microsoft Azure, is designed to help Pacific Specialty enhance underwriting effectiveness, reduce loss costs, improve customer retention and drive profitable growth.
 
November 12, 2014

Accenture Simplifies and Speeds Enterprise Migration to the Cloud with New End-to-End Migration and Management Services for the Amazon Web Services Cloud

LAS VEGAS; November 12, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today it has collaborated with Amazon Web Services (AWS) on new end-to-end cloud migration and management services to help enterprise clients move from cloud pilots to enterprise-wide deployments in the AWS Cloud. The new services – which span strategy development, to running processes fluidly – are designed to increase transparency and confidence for a broad-scale enterprise migration to cloud, while helping to simplify and speed the process.
 
November 11, 2014

New Accenture Insurance Agent Effectiveness Solution, Developed on Salesforce, Helps Insurers Increase Sales Effectiveness

NEW YORK; Nov. 11, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today unveiled the Accenture Insurance Agent Effectiveness Solution, an innovative cloud-based application designed to help insurance field sales organizations in their efforts to prospect and recruit agencies, agents and brokers and to improve the performance of this critical distribution channel.
 

October 30, 2014

Accenture Expands Its Workday Global Delivery Capabilities with Accenture Solution Factory for Workday

NEW YORK; October 30, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is expanding its Workday (NYSE: WDAY) global delivery capabilities with the launch of the Accenture Solution Factory for Workday. Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources.
 
October 13, 2014

Accenture and Salesforce.com Collaborate to Help the Healthcare Industry Improve Customer and Patient Outcomes

SAN FRANCISCO, Dreamforce 2014; Oct. 13, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that it has created its first solution in a suite of solutions to help life sciences companies improve customer and patient engagement leveraging cloud, social and mobile technologies. An example of Accenture’s commitment to developing industry-solutions for Salesforce, this collaboration will play a critical role in helping life sciences companies make the move from a product orientation to a patient outcome orientation.  
 
February 03, 2014

Accenture Completes Acquisition of ClientHouse, Expanding Its Salesforce Capabilities in Europe

JENA, Germany; Feb. 3, 2014 – In a strategic move to expand its Salesforce capabilities in Europe, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of ClientHouse, an independent provider of salesforce.com and Veeva Systems solutions based in Jena, Germany. The acquisition, announced on Jan. 20, 2014, will strengthen Accenture’s position as a leading global provider of Salesforce implementation services and as a global leader in Software as a Service (SaaS) implementations.
 
November 18, 2013

Accenture Receives Partner Innovation Award for Industry Solutions at Dreamforce 2013

SAN FRANCISCO, SALESFORCE.COM DREAMFORCE; Nov. 18, 2013 – Accenture [NYSE: ACN] has been named the recipient of the Salesforce.com Partner Innovation Award for Industry Solutions by salesforce.com. Accenture was recognized for its work with Unilever, building and implementing a digital social platform that connects its marketers, brand managers and partners in 190 countries. The award was presented at Dreamforce 2013, the world’s largest vendor-led technology gathering, on Nov. 18 in San Francisco.
 
September 10, 2013

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Cloud Professional Services 2013 Vendor Analysis

NEW YORK; September 10, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a Leader in International Data Corporation’s (IDC) first ever “IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Cloud Professional Services 2013 Vendor Analysis” report (doc #242401, August 2013). The IDC MarketScape represents a vendor assessment including both quantitative and qualitative characteristics that define success in today's cloud professional services market.