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Accenture, Cisco and Quest Alliance Team to Equip Millions of Youth with Skills for Digital Economy

By : CIOL Bureau

Accenture, Cisco and Quest Alliance are teaming to equip 1.5 million youth across India with skills for the digital economy. As part of a year-long collaboration, the organizations have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Directorate General of

Only 37 percent of Indian organizations are very confident in internet security: Accenture

By : CIOL Bureau

Companies globally could incur US$5.2 trillion in additional costs and lost revenue over the next five years due to cyberattacks, as dependency on complex internet-enabled business models outpaces the ability to introduce adequate safeguards that protect critical assets, according to

Seven in Ten Consumers in India Willing to Share Significant Personal Data with Banks and Insurers in Exchange for Lower Pricing: Accenture Study

By : CIOL Bureau

Seven in ten consumers in India would be willing to share significant personal information, such as location data and lifestyle information, with their bank and insurer in exchange for lower pricing on products and services, according to a new report

Fintech Start-Ups Invited to Apply to 2019 FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific

By : CIOL Bureau

Applications are now being accepted for Accenture’s annual FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific, a 12-week program that helps early- and growth-stage fintech companies accelerate product and business development through mentorship with executives from top financial institutions. Fintech entrepreneurs developing cutting-edge products,

Culture of Equality Is Powerful Multiplier of Workplace Innovation: Accenture Research

By : Ashok Pandey

A workplace culture of equality is a powerful multiplier of innovation and growth, according to new research from Accenture. Published today in the company’s “Getting to Equal 2019” report, the research found that in India, employees’ innovation mindset—their willingness and

Accenture Launches Applied Intelligence Platform to Help Clients Use AI Without Need for Deep Data Science Expertise

By : CIOL Bureau

Accenture launched its Applied Intelligence Platform at Mobile World Congress, Barcelona. This platform is developed to make it easier for clients to transform the enterprise through artificial intelligence (AI). The new platform allows organizations to apply pre-configured self-learning industry solutions,

Accenture Enhances Energy Efficiency and Passenger Comfort with AI-Based Self-Learning Ventilation System

By : CIOL Bureau

Accenture has helped Metro de Madrid develop and implement a self-learning AI-based ventilation system that mini­mizes energy costs and emissions and ensures high air quali­ty in metro stations and commuters’ comfort. The artificial intelligence (AI)-based system has enabled Metro de

Emerging “Post-Digital” World Provides New Businesses Opportunities

By : CIOL Bureau

The enterprise is entering a new “post-digital” era, where success will be based on an organization’s ability to master a set of new technologies that can deliver personalized realities and experiences for customers, employees and business partners, according to Accenture

More Responsible Use of Workforce Data Required to Strengthen Employee Trust and Unlock Growth: Accenture Report

By : CIOL Bureau

Business leaders will need to implement responsible workforce data strategies if they are to build the employee trust that will help generate sustained revenue growth, according to a new report from Accenture. The Accenture Strategy report, “Decoding Organizational DNA,” is

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

By : CIOL Bureau 1

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