October 06, 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 01, 2015

Pacific Specialty Insurance Company Completes First Phase of Transition to Accenture Duck Creek On-Demand with Claims Software Implementation

NEW YORK; Oct. 1, 2015 – Pacific Specialty Insurance Company has completed the first phase of its transition to Accenture Duck Creek On-Demand, a software as a Service (SaaS) model, utilizing Duck Creek claims technology from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to support its powersports line of business. The modern claims software delivered, via the Accenture Cloud Platform using Microsoft Azure, provides Pacific Specialty with more consistent and comprehensive functionality that enhances internal processes, helps to improve efficiencies and supports a more customer-centric approach to better serve customers and agents. 
September 29, 2015

Concord Group Insurance Completes Accenture Duck Creek Software Upgrade to Improve Property and Casualty System Performance

NEW YORK; September 29, 2015 – Concord Group Insurance has upgraded its current Accenture Duck Creek policy software from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to take advantage of the latest features to optimize their four personal lines of business: automobile, mass automobile, dwelling fire and homeowners. The Northeast regional insurer will use the technology advancements to pursue new revenue opportunities and help reduce product development costs in addition to improving the services it provides to customers and independent agents throughout Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Vermont.
September 28, 2015

Businesses Must Maximize Mobile App Management or Risk Wasting Investment and Disappointing Users, Accenture Study Finds

New York; Sept. 28, 2015 – The vast majority of executives recognize the value of mobile apps for their business (87 percent), but very few are well prepared to successfully deploy and maintain those apps, finds a new Accenture study. 
September 23, 2015

Accenture Launches the Accenture Connected Analytics Experience

New York; Sept. 23, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is launching the Accenture Connected Analytics Experience, an immersive and collaborative analytics capability that makes data more accessible and engaging, helping insight-driven businesses make faster, more informed decisions. 
September 23, 2015

Accenture Internet of Things Centre of Excellence for Resources Opens in Singapore to Help Companies in Asia Pacific Capitalise on Technology Innovations

SINGAPORE; Sept. 23, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has opened an Internet of Things Centre of Excellence for Resources in Singapore to help companies transform their businesses through a combination of deep industry experience and innovative technologies.
September 22, 2015

U.S. Air Force Awards Accenture $78 Million Contract to Complete Financial Management System

ARLINGTON, Va.; Sept. 22, 2015 – The U.S. Air Force (USAF) has awarded Accenture Federal Services a 30-month, $73 million contract to complete work on the Air Force’s financial management system.
September 21, 2015

Woodside Teams with Accenture to Implement Predictive Analytics for LNG Operations

PERTH; Sept. 21, 2015 – Woodside (ASX: WPL) has extended its relationship with Accenture to implement predictive analytics for maintenance and process-control in production operations across its liquefied natural gas (LNG) assets.
September 21, 2015

M1 Transforms its Billing and Customer Care system in Collaboration with Accenture

SINGAPORE; September 21, 2015 – M1 Limited (M1), in collaboration with Accenture (NYSE: ACN), has completed a major upgrade of its billing and customer care system. The upgraded system enables M1 to meet the current and future needs of its growing customer base, and provides M1 with a comprehensive, unified view of all customers across its business lines. 
September 15, 2015

Accenture to Acquire Cloud Sherpas, Accelerating Its Cloud First Agenda

SAN FRANCISCO; Sept. 15, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire Cloud Sherpas, a leader in cloud advisory and technology services specializing in Google, Salesforce and ServiceNow. The move will further strengthen Accenture’s position as the leading enterprise cloud services provider and enhance its ability to provide clients with unparalleled cloud strategy, technology consulting, and cloud application implementation, integration and management services.