Accenture Gives $2 Million to Support Junior Achievement Technology Platform Development

As part of the Accenture Corporate Citizenship Investment Program, Accenture announced a $2 million (USD) grant to JA Worldwide (Junior Achievement) to support the development and implementation of a new technology platform. The platform, which is designed to more effectively manage the organization’s worldwide operations, will allow JA Worldwide to focus more resources on increasing the number of students it reaches around the world with its business education programs.

December 13, 2005

China Minsheng Banking Corporation Selects Accenture and SAP to Lead Technology Transformation

China Minsheng Banking Corporation Limited, Accenture and SAP China, a subsidiary of SAP AG, announced an agreement to cooperate in building a world-class core banking system for CMBC.
November 28, 2005

Accenture to Modernize New Jersey's Unemployment Insurance Claims System

Accenture to Modernize New Jersey's Unemployment Insurance Claims System
November 07, 2005

Australian Defence Force and Accenture Deploy New Aircraft Maintenance and Management System

The Australian Defence Force and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have successfully developed and deployed the second generation Computer Aided Maintenance Management System (CAMM2).
October 24, 2005

Dongbu Selects Accenture to Implement New Financial Management System

Accenture has been selected to help Dongbu Insurance, Korea's second-largest non-life insurer, enhance its accounting and financial management operation to improve operational efficiencies and increase financial data transparency.
September 21, 2005

Banks Worldwide Plan to Overhaul Aging Core Banking SystemsTo Gain Competitive Advantage, According to Global Survey

Banks worldwide are growing increasingly dissatisfied with their aging core banking systems and plan to update their core technology architecture to remain competitive, according to a global survey sponsored by Accenture and SAP AG. The results of the study were released today at Sibos 2005, the financial industry's leading annual forum held in Copenhagen, Denmark.
September 06, 2005

Accenture and InformationWeek Probe Information Security in the US

Regulatory compliance, internal attacks, and the vulnerability of electronic communications – especially instant messaging and e-mail – are among the key factors reshaping data security systems, according to the U.S. results of the 8th annual Global Information Security Survey by InformationWeek Magazine and Accenture.
August 29, 2005

Accenture to Help CNOOC Implement ERP System

China National Offshore Oil Corp. and Accenture have signed a multi-year agreement under which Accenture will help CNOOC develop and implement an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system based on SAP’s R/3 ERP solution.
August 24, 2005

Majority of Finance Organizations Need to Improve Operational Efficiency But Don’t Know How Technology Can Help Achieve Change, Accenture Survey Finds

While a large majority of finance executives say the need to improve operational efficiency is their primary challenge, a significant number of their organizations continue to use manual and labor-intensive methods of transaction processing and are unaware of the process improvements that can be enabled through technology, according to a report released today by Accenture.
August 09, 2005

Accenture Invests $100 Million to Extend Leadership in Information Management Services

Accenture will invest $100 million over the next three years to accelerate the growth of its information management services. Accenture has named Royce Bell to lead this global practice which will marshal the skills and capabilities of more than 5,000 Accenture consultants around the world who specialize in information management services, including business intelligence and content management, across Accenture's service lines and industry groups.
July 19, 2005