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Smart Speaker Usage Booming in India: Accenture Study

By : CIOL Bureau

Half of online consumers globally now use digital voice assistants, led by emerging markets such as India with 72 per cent adoption. Standalone voice assistants – or smart speakers – are one of the fastest-adopted technologies in India and have

Digital Technologies Essential to Bridge India’s Skill Gap, Accenture Report Finds

By : CIOL Bureau

A new report from Accenture outlines an approach to bridging the skills gap that, if not addressed, could result in India forgoing as much as US$1.97 trillion in gross domestic product (GDP) growth promised by investment in intelligent technologies over the next

Accenture and Amazon Web Services Extend Enterprise Transformation Leadership with Expanded Services and Dedicated Resources Designed to Accelerate Innovation

By : CIOL Bureau

Accenture and Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS) announced newly expanded services and resources led by the Accenture AWS Business Group (AABG) to help clients accelerate their pace of innovation. Built around the continued collaboration between both organizations, the new capabilities

Accenture Helps Carlsberg Transition to the Cloud as Part of its Strategy to Accelerate Growth and Improve Margins

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Accenture has helped Carlsberg transition its information technology (IT) infrastructure to the public cloud as part of Carlsberg’s strategy to be an intelligent, digitally enabled and connected enterprise. The transition is providing Carlsberg with a modernized, dynamic and agile platform

Accenture Acquires Intrigo Systems Strengthening its Capabilities in Digital Supply Chains

By : CIOL Bureau

Accenture has acquired US-based Intrigo Systems, a leading provider of advisory and systems integration services for SAP enterprise and cloud solutions in e-commerce, supply chain and procurement. The acquisition strengthens Accenture’s capabilities in delivering end-to-end supply chain transformations that can

High-Growth Companies Buck Trend of Declining Returns on Innovation, Accenture Report Finds

By : CIOL Bureau

Only one in four large Indian companies is able to tap into the full potential of technology-enabled innovations, with most others missing out on an opportunity for both strong growth in profits and market capitalization, according to a new research

Accenture Acquires DAZ Systems to Strengthen Its Oracle Cloud ERP Services

By : CIOL Bureau

Accenture has acquired DAZ Systems, Inc., a provider of Oracle ERP Cloud services with broad experience and assets that help organizations deploy and integrate enterprise performance management and human capital management applications. The acquisition further bolsters Accenture’s robust Oracle capabilities

Value-gaps that Organizations Should Address When Adopting Technologies

By : CIOL Bureau

New research from Accenture gives clients a tool to help them derive maximum value from the adoption of digital technologies and power profitable growth. The research — titled “Delivering Digital Dividends: How to Start Making Your Technology Investments Really Pay

Adopting Advanced Technologies, Workplace Trainings Vital to Growth of Indian Businesses

By : CIOL Bureau

Although the vast majority of Indian organizations believe that advanced technologies will be crucial for future growth, few plans to increase their training investment significantly in the next few years, thereby limiting their ability to harness the potential of advanced

Accenture to Lead UTI Asset Management Company’s Digital Transformation Journey

By : CIOL Bureau

Accenture has been selected to design, implement and manage a digital transformation strategy for UTI Asset Management Company Ltd. (UTI), one of India’s largest investment managers, to help the company drive innovation-led growth in the digital economy. Embracing digital is

Accenture Future Talent Platform Now Available for SAP SuccessFactors to Fortify Digital Learning Experiences

By : CIOL Bureau

Accenture is making its interactive learning platform, the Accenture Future Talent Platform, available for easy integration to SAP SuccessFactors solutions. This will help Accenture’s SAP SuccessFactors clients offer curated bite-sized video content on emerging topics to enable their workforces to

Nearly 70 Percent of Enterprises in India Affected by Industry Disruption

By : CIOL Bureau

A new study from Accenture reveals that industry disruption is already a reality for most enterprises in India, and US$1.8 trillion of enterprise value is at risk of displacement. However, the study also shows that disruption can be managed and

Accenture Acquires Kogentix to Help Clients Run Legacy Analytics Applications on Open Source Technologies to Get Ahead of Data Surge

By : CIOL Bureau

Accenture has acquired Kogentix. Kogentix, headquartered in Schaumburg, Ill., will strengthen Accenture Applied Intelligence’s growing data engineering business, particularly in North America, as companies are increasingly looking to harness open source big data and advanced analytics technologies to identify revenue growth and

Accenture Expands Touchless Testing Platform with AI Technology from Real Time Analytics Platform

By : CIOL Bureau

Accenture has acquired an artificial intelligence (AI) technology from Bay Area, California-based Real Time Analytics Platform, Inc. The technology will be integrated into the Accenture Touchless Testing Platform, further strengthening its analytics and cognitive capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

‘scalerator’ aims to enhance the collaboration between Israeli and Indian startups

BANGALORE, INDIA: Accenture, the Consulate General of Israel to South India, and NASSCOM have jointly launched ‘scalerator,’ an exclusive program that aims to enhance the collaboration between Israeli and Indian startups to create innovative solutions for global markets. Scalerator will identify

Apps using AI, AR to ease financial services adoption barriers for women

NEW DELHI, INDIA: To overcome the barriers to financial services adoption among women and other low-income populations in India, Accenture and Grameen Foundation India have collaborated to develop two new applications. “Access to financial services gives women greater control over

Intelligent Operations key for organizations to thrive in the future

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Organizations that leverage Intelligent Operations to make decisions and act in real-time will be best placed to thrive in the future, according to a new report from HfS Research and Accenture. The move to Intelligent Operations is fast becoming a make-or-break

Accenture acquiring 3D and immersive content producer Mackevision

INDIA: Accenture has entered into an agreement to acquire Germany-based Mackevision, a global producer of 3D-enabled and immersive product content. Mackevision has earned international acclaim for its work on the HBO Series “Game of Thrones” – for which it was awarded an Emmy for

Accenture Innovation Challenge winners develop tech to address sleep disorders

By : CIOL Writers

Accenture announced the winners of the first edition of Accenture Innovation Challenge. The competition was designed to inspire innovation among college students in India. The winners were chosen from 12 teams selected to participate in the Grand Finale round held

Accenture invests in quantum computing firm 1QBit; looks to boost analytics capabilities

INDIA: Accenture has made a minority investment in 1QBit, a quantum computing firm based in Vancouver, Canada, through Accenture Ventures. The move will help Accenture expand its capabilities in quantum computing analytics. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Accenture