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2 Solid Factors That Could Drive Accenture's Growth
Accenture had posted a better-than-expected third quarter and ended May with strength in its outsourcing business.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Accenture Releases Enhanced Human Services Software for Government Agencies
Accenture has released version 6.1 of its Human Services Software Suite , enhancing its capabilities to support state agencies' modernization of eligibility systems , integration across programs and compliance with federal requirements including the Affordable Care Act.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Consumers To Share Data From Wearable Devices For Discounts, Coupons
A substantial number of consumers would be willing to share personal information collected by "wearable" Internet-connected devices in return for discounts or coupons, according to a new survey of over 2,000 U.S. adults by Acquity Group, an Accenture Interactive subsidiary specializing in digital marketing.
New study sheds light on consumer attitudes towards wearable devices
"Study reveals incentives are key for alleviating consumer privacy concerns; consumers willing to give up personal data to save money."
Accenture In Acquisition Mode?
Accenture , the bigwig of management consulting, technology and outsourcing services, with more than 293,000 employees; offices stationed in more than 200 cities in 56 countries is on a high note in acquisitions to leverage its net position in the global market and rivet its position as the global service sector leader.
Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Gartner's 2014 Magic...
Accenture's positioning was included in Gartner's . In the report, Gartner analyzed 16 vendors of professional IT services for telecom operations management system to help clients find the right vendor for their service needs.
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
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Sun Aug 24, 2014
Yokosuka City Awards Accenture Analytics Project to Develop Advanced...
Yokosuka City, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, has awarded Accenture a contract to analyze the optimal time for reminder phone calls from the Yokosuka City Tax Payment Promotion Center to increase response and collection rates.
District 2 race: Chris Amaral cites a different skill set
Saying his campaign may yet surprise people is Chris Amaral, another candidate for the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors, District 2. Asked why he's running so soon after losing in the primary to Bill Schultz for the job of Recorder-Clerk, Amaral said he's a big proponent of public service and has a unique skill set to bring to the job.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Accenture PLC - A Consulting Behemoth
Accenture PLC is one of the world's largest publicly owned management consulting, technology and outsourcing services firms, with approximately 275,000 employees and with offices and operations in more than 200 cities in 56 countries.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Four in Five Consumers Cite Privacy Concerns for Wearable Tech...
Eighty percent of consumers have privacy concerns with wearable Internet of Things connected technologies, according to the 2014 State of the Internet of Things Study.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Accenture Awarded Contract to Help Belgium Fedict Create IT Strategy
Fedict defines and implements the federal e-government strategy, helping federal public services improve portfolios and tailor them to meet the needs of the general public, businesses and civil servants.
Survey: IoT, Wearables Market Set for Explosive Growth
Even many self-identified "late adopters" of technology plan to buy connected devices in the next five years, according to a new study by Accenture.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Few Familiar With 'Internet Of Things'
The Internet of Things is still early in the hype cycle, generating a lot of buzz in marketing circles around the potential for reaching consumers all the time and anywhere when everyday items are connected to the Web.
Turn on Lights by Thinking for patience? Its magic LED world and latest smart wearable
Care for the elder! Royal Philips and Accenture today announced that they have developed proof of concept software connecting a wearable display to Emotiv Insight Brainware that could ultimately give more independence to patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and other neurodegenerative diseases.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Evaluating Accenture's Economic Value Creation And Fair Value
Accenture is one of the strongest creators of economic value, and let's run shares through our value and momentum process.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Which retailers make the grade for back to school?
Stores that offer students the right mix of styles -- while still appealing to their parents' pocketbooks -- can see a big boost at summer's end.
Smart Meters and Wolve's Sheep Pen
A new smart-meter Wi-Fi technology for energy utilities is being deployed all over the world.
Marketing/IT should collaborate on digital
According to recent research, chief marketing officers and chief information officers should align their efforts in a digital world.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Accenture Plc Insider Sells $157,320 in Stock
Accenture Plc Insider Richard Lumb sold 2,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 12th.