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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

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

By : CIOL Writers

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

By : CIOL Writers

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

By : CIOL Writers

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

By : CIOL Writers

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.