Accenture to Acquire ATAN, Brazilian Provider of IT and Automation Solutions

NEW YORK; May 19, 2008 -- Accenture has agreed to acquire ATAN, a privately held provider of industrial information technology (IT) and automation solutions based in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
May 19, 2008

Accenture Completes Acquisition of SOPIA, Expanding Oracle Systems Integration Capabilities in Japan

TOKYO; April 30, 2008 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of SOPIA Corporation, a privately held, Tokyo-based consulting and Information Technology solutions company specializing in Oracle systems integration. SOPIA is now part of Accenture in Japan. 
April 30, 2008

Accenture Strengthens Systems Integration and Technology Outsourcing Capabilities for European Clients by Integrating Moroccan Center into Its Global Delivery Network

CASABLANCA, Morocco; April 8, 2008 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has strengthened its systems integration and outsourcing capabilities for European clients with the integration of its delivery center in Casablanca into its Global Delivery Network.
April 08, 2008

Accenture Signs Agreement to Acquire SOPIA, Japanese Company Specializing in Integrating Oracle Solutions

TOKYO;  April 3, 2008 -- Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has signed an agreement to acquire SOPIA Corporation, a privately-held  consulting and IT solutions company, specializing in Oracle systems integration, based in Tokyo. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. 
April 03, 2008

Accenture and Sun Microsystems Unveil New Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Security

LONDON; April 2, 2008 Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Sun Microsystems (NASDAQ: JAVA), Inc. today unveiled new technology solutions, which make it easier and less costly for businesses and governments to protect their information systems from growing security threats.
April 02, 2008

Accenture Named a Leader in Oracle Implementation by Independent Research Firm


LONDON; April 1, 2008 – Accenture has been named a leader in an independent evaluation of the Oracle implementation market by Forrester, a leading independent research firm. "The ForresterTM Wave: Oracle Implementation Providers, Q1 2008" is an assessment of 13 systems integrators across 107 criteria.

April 01, 2008

Accenture and Avanade® Enhance the Retail Experience with Microsoft SurfaceTM

SEATTLE, Wash.; March 11, 2008 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Avanade Inc. announced today the availability of its first retail showcase application for Microsoft SurfaceTM. This new application has the potential to transform the shopping experience by using Microsoft Surface to improve customer loyalty, allow customers to better understand complex purchases, build customer relationships and increase add-on sales.
March 11, 2008

Accenture Named a Leader in SAP Implementation by Independent Research Firm


LONDON; March. 11th, 2008 – Accenture has been named a leader in an independent evaluation of the SAP implementation market by Forrester, a leading independent research firm. "The ForresterTM Wave: SAP Implementation Providers, Q4 2007" (December 2007) is Forrester’s first evaluation of SAP implementation providers, with an assessment of 16 systems integrators across 108 criteria.

March 11, 2008

Accenture Retains Top Position Worldwide for Systems Integration Services

NEW YORK, Feb. 7, 2008 – For the second year in a row, market research firm IDC has named Accenture (NYSE: ACN) the worldwide leader in systems integration (SI) services.
February 07, 2008

‘User-Determined Computing’ Redefines Information Technology Priorities, Accenture Survey Finds

NEW YORK;  Jan. 15, 2008 - When making decisions about investments in information technology (IT), organizations must shift their mindset from Wall Street to Main Street in order to retain and win new customers, according to the findings of a global study of Chief Information Officers (CIOs) released today by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
January 15, 2008