December 18, 2018

Accenture Named a Leader in the IDC MarketScape for Worldwide DevOps Services

NEW YORK; Dec. 18, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is positioned as a Leader in the IDC MarketScape Worldwide DevOps Services 2018 Vendor Assessment (doc #US41235417, November 2018) . The report states, “The number of assets Accenture utilizes to support its DevOps services delivery — combined with very high asset utilization rates and high levels of services automation for areas like infrastructure procurement and management, code quality and security review, and back-end application code build and packaging — earned Accenture high ratings against IDC's portfolio benefits criteria.”
December 18, 2018

Accenture Security to Invest $500,000 in Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Cybersecurity Degree Program

ATLANTA; Dec. 18, 2018 – To help meet the growing demand for highly skilled cybersecurity professionals, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will become the first corporate donor to invest $500,000 over the next twelve months in the Georgia Institute of Technology’s Online Master of Science in Cybersecurity (OMS Cybersecurity) degree program.
December 18, 2018

Accenture Positioned as GDPR Services Leader According to Everest Group

NEW YORK; Dec. 18, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is named a ‘Leader’ in the inaugural Everest Group PEAK Matrix™ for GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) Services 2018. The market assessment report spotlights the role played by IT service providers in helping enterprises manage GDPR enablement, and measures eight IT service providers on a range of parameters covering vision and strategy, service suite, innovation and investments, delivery footprint, and market adoption, portfolio mix, and value delivered to clients.
December 17, 2018

New Report from Accenture Finds Gaps Between Federal Agencies’ IT Adoption and Mission Objectives

ARLINGTON, Va.; Dec. 17, 2018 – A new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has found that while U.S. federal agencies are accelerating the modernization of their information technology (IT) systems and infrastructures, there are significant gaps in aligning their technology priorities with mission objectives. In addition, despite many agencies reporting success implementing new technologies, only a small minority have fully adopted new approaches like cloud computing, digital platforms and agile software development, underscoring the gaps that many are facing in supporting more-agile operations.
December 16, 2018

By Enhancing Their Innovation Capabilities, Middle Eastern Companies Could Prevent More Than US$400 Billion of Enterprise Value from Being Lost Through Disruption, Accenture Report Finds

DUBAI; Dec. 16, 2018 ? Companies in the Middle East are being roiled by disruptive change, which is putting more than US$400 billion of enterprise value at risk from competitors that have learned to innovate and convert economic opportunities into realities, according to a new report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
December 13, 2018

Accenture Named a Leader in Digital Process Automation by Independent Research Firm

NEW YORK; Dec. 13, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized as a leader in a recent report from Forrester Research that evaluates digital process automation (DPA) service providers and their role in elevating process automation initiatives from tactical, cost-saving efforts to critical components of a digital transformation strategy. Of the 11 vendors evaluated, Accenture received the highest score in the ‘Current Offering’ category.
December 12, 2018

Accenture to Acquire Adaptly to Bolster Accenture Interactive Programmatic Services Offering

NEW YORK; Dec. 12, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire NYC-based Adaptly, a digital media services company that enables the world’s leading brands to manage data-driven campaigns across prominent digital advertising channels and platforms.
December 12, 2018

Accenture Opens Innovation Hub in Atlanta’s Technology Square

ATLANTA; Dec. 12, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today opened a new innovation hub in Atlanta as a destination where clients can co-innovate with their Accenture teams to ideate, rapidly prototype and then scale innovative products and services for the digital economy.
December 12, 2018

Accenture to Form Strategic Alliance with and Acquire Select Professional Services Assets from Financial Software Firm Zafin

NEW YORK and TORONTO; Dec. 12, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to form a strategic alliance with Zafin, a worldwide leader in financial services software headquartered in Canada, under which Accenture will serve as a preferred integrator of the Zafin financial software platform as part of a joint go-to-market strategy.
December 11, 2018

Evolving Attitudes Toward Digital and Brands Will Fuel the Next Creative Revolution, Finds New Report from Accenture Interactive

NEW YORK; Dec. 11, 2018 – Facing an explosion of digital clutter resulting from two decades of rapid technology growth and innovation, people and organizations are rethinking what they really want, says a new report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN). A fundamental re-examination of what people want and value is ushering in a new design ethos that puts human value back at the center of innovation. At this inflection point, Accenture Interactive has released Fjord Trends 2019 , its 12 th annual outlook on what’s ahead for the future of business, technology and design.