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Companies that excel at scaling technology innovation generate double the revenue growth: Accenture

Companies that excel at scaling technology innovation generate double the revenue growth: Accenture

New research surveyed more than 8,300 organizations to reveal the relationship between technology adoption and business growth A new research survey on Future Systems from Accenture sheds light on the enormous impact that technology investment and adoption have on a company’s financial performance and most notably, the mindsets and behaviors of companies that are industry

Business demands outpace ability of IT to deliver services

Misalignment between IT and business needs cited as among top barriers to limiting the effectiveness of enterprise networks A new report from Accenture reveals that while enterprises have embraced advanced digital technologies, such as IoT/edge computing (77 percent), big data/analytics (83 percent) and digital customer experience (78 percent), only 36 percent are “very satisfied” that

Accenture Forms Alliance with Applause

Accenture formed an alliance with Applause, a leading provider of software testing tools and services, strengthening the capabilities and geographic scope of its own testing services. With an initial focus on digital application testing, the new alliance provides organizations with access to crowdsourcing services as part of their broader testing program, in order to accelerate

Accenture and SAP Redesign Fashion Management

Accenture and SAP launched an initiative to extend SAP’s current fashion management capabilities to a next-generation fashion management solution that will be designed to accelerate the digital transformation journey for fashion, accessory and luxury retail brands. The announcement comes after both companies announced in January a comprehensive program of ongoing collaboration on the core development

Accenture to Acquire New Energy Group

Accenture announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire New Energy Group, an Italy-based company specializing in Salesforce solutions. The move solidifies Accenture as a leading provider of Salesforce capabilities in Italy and Spain and strengthens the company’s overall global footprint, market-leading technology capabilities and deep industry experience. Through its Cloud First agenda,

Accenture to Acquire Redcore

Accenture has entered into an agreement to acquire Redcore, a privately held Australia-based consulting company that specializes in providing identity and access management services (IAM), as well as security services for Cloud, network management, public key infrastructure, cyber defense, applications and the internet of things. The acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions. Financial terms

Accenture Opens largest cybersecurity facility in Bangalore

Accenture is expanding its global security presence by opening a cyber center in Bangalore, India. The new state-of-the-art facility uniquely brings together interdisciplinary capabilities, ranging from the innovation, incubation and development of new solutions to strategic consulting and transformation, and the managed delivery of a broad range of cyber defense services, enabling clients to tap into

Accenture Introduces the Accenture Cyber Intelligence Platform

Accenture announced the launch of the Accenture Cyber Intelligence Platform, a new addition to Accenture’s Managed Security offerings. The Accenture Cyber Intelligence Platform marries advances in chip processor technology with a proprietary combination of artificial intelligence, machine learning and streaming analytics to help organizations identify never before seen, network-born cyber threats in near real-time. The

Security Concerns Stymie Consumer Technology Market Growth

Heightened data security concerns, falling demand for smartphones and tablet PCs, and stagnant growth in the Internet of Things (IoT) market are stymieing the consumer electronics industry and will continue to do so over the next year, a new Accenture  survey reveals. A polling of 28,000 consumers across 28 countries, the Igniting Growth in Consumer

Businesses’ Use of Personal Data at Risk

A new report from Accenture  warns that businesses’ use of personal data from consumers is at risk and recommends key strategies and principles to properly protect consumer data, build trust and simultaneously grow their businesses. The report, “Guarding and Growing Personal Data Value,” acknowledges the benefits of using personal data to support innovation in customer