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Accenture joins ‘Partnership on AI’ to unlock the power of AI tech

USA: Accenture has joined other industry leaders who share its commitment to advancing the field of AI so that it benefits people and society. Founded in 2016, Partnership on AI is an alliance of businesses, researchers, academics and policy makers

Apple and Accenture partner to create iOS business solutions

BANGALORE, INDIA: Apple and Accenture are partnering to develop innovative business solutions for iOS. The two companies will launch a new set of tools and services that help enterprise clients transform how they engage with customers using iPhone and iPad. “Starting 10

Accenture opens first innovation hub in Bangalore

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Accenture has launched its first Innovation Hub in Bangalore that will offer clients access to Accenture’s deep industry knowledge, leading technology capabilities and business acumen in more than 40 industries. Over 4,000 people will work at the innovation hub and combine research

Accenture Labs and Akshaya Patra collaborate to make mid-day meal program more efficient

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Accenture and Akshaya Patra, the world’s largest NGO-run Mid-Day Meal Program, collaborated on an innovative project that used disruptive technologies to exponentially increase the number of meals served to children in schools in India that are run and aided by

Accenture acquires UK-based automation service provider Genfour

Accenture has acquired UK-based Genfour, a pure play automation service provider with deep domain expertise and industry experience in assessing, implementing and managing automation solutions. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 2012, Genfour has been serving clients across multiple

India, along with China & US to dominate digital platform economy by 2020

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According to the latest report by Accenture, India, China and the US are on the pace to dominate the digital platform economy by 2020, mainly due to the increased online population and the improvement in supportive public policies. Accenture published

Top 20 Tech brands of 2016

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Technology has brought so much into this world, that today we cannot imagine a single day without it. From machines to mobiles, from cars to gadgets, everything that moves on a click or a tap has made our lives simpler

Flipkart beats Amazon & Google to be the most preferred co in India to work for

BANGALORE, INDIA: Do you know where India wants to work? The name might surprise you. It is not any MNC like Google, Facebook or Amazon. The LinkedIn data shows that Flipkart has topped the list top 25 companies in India

Accenture opens cyber security facility in Bangalore

BANGALORE, INDIA: Accenture has opened a state-of-the-art cyber center in Bangalore. The new facility will provide access to scarce security capability and demonstrated solutions designed to help organizations detect, respond to and remediate sophisticated cyber threats on-demand, at-speed and at-scale.

Accenture’s integrated Omni-Channel Testing Platform

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Accenture has launched an integrated Omni-Channel Testing Platform to help digital enterprises fast track their Omni-Channel deployments. The platform unifies Accenture’s industry-specific reusable testing libraries with cloud-based and analytics-driven solutions from leading testing solution providers like Applause, Perfecto Mobile, and

Accenture wants to hire more women

USA: Accenture intends to grow the percentage of women it hires to at least 40 percent worldwide by 2017. Approximately 39 percent of the company’s more than 100,000 new hires were women in the fiscal year 2015, ended August. Gender

Does your enterprise have the X-factor to improve customer experience?

NEW YORK: Improving the overall customer experience (CEx) is a top business priority for companies and a main driver behind their digital transformation ambitions. A new commissioned by Accenture and conducted by Forrester Consulting, titled “Digital Transformation in the Age

San Francisco to upgrade financial management system

MUMBAI, INDIA: The city and county of San Francisco is implementing a new financial management system (FMS). The upgrade will help San Franscisco to strengthen its financial health, foster investment and innovation. The FMS will be built on customized Accenture

Accenture strengthens cloud play with Cloud Sherpas acquisition

MUMBAI, INDIA: IT services company Accenture is strengthening its cloud play. It is acquiring Cloud Sherpas, a provider of cloud advisory and technology services specializing in Google, Salesforce and ServiceNow. Secondly, Accenture has created Accenture Cloud First Applications team, which

Accenture acquires London based EnergyQuote JHA

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Accenture has completed its acquisition of EnergyQuote JHA, a London-based energy management and procurement services provider with clients in more than 22 European countries. The acquisition was initially announced on July 21. The acquisition will enhance its

Accenture appoints Anindya Basu as India MD

BANGALORE, INDIA: Accenture has appointed Anindya Basu the  country managing director in India and Rekha M. Menon chairman of Accenture in India. These appointments are effective August 21, 2015. Basu will be responsible for driving Accenture’s domestic business in India and

Accenture to bring cloud based analytics platform

NEW YORK, USA: Accenture will be launching the Accenture Insights Platform, a cloud-based, end-to-end analytics solution designed to simplify analytics and deliver real-time, actionable insights to businesses for a competitive advantage. The platform is a flexible Analytics-as-a-Service solution designed to

How digital is fueling the growth for Accenture

Thomas George Today, Digital Technologies are gaining traction for all major players in IT services, which was very much evident in Accenture’s Q3 FY’15 results delivering $7.8billion revenue in the quarter against the industry estimate of  $7.5billion. The company also

How analytics can help the BFSI industry?

MUMBAI, INDIA: Accenture has launched seven advanced analytics applications for the banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) industry. Configured through the Accenture Analytics Applications Platform, the new advanced analytics applications are designed to help the segment improve customer experience and retention,

Are you buying your car online?

MUMBAI, INDIA: Are you buying your car online? Are you completing the entire procedure upto home delivery online? Well, you are not alone!!! A new survey by Accenture titled What Digital Driver Wants, has found that 84 percent Indians said