Daido Life Insurance Company Granted Patent for AI-Based Medical Underwriting Solution Developed with Accenture

TOKYO; Feb.12, 2021 – Daido Life Insurance Company, part of T&D Insurance Group, has been granted a patent for an artificial-intelligence (AI)-based medical underwriting solution co-developed with Accenture (NYSE: ACN), which the insurer began using last April.
February 11, 2021

Australian Institute of Marine Science and Accenture Join Forces to Advance Coral Reef Monitoring and Conservation

TOWNSVILLE, Australia and DUBLIN, Ireland; Feb. 2, 2021 – Australia’s tropical marine research agency, the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) are working together to accelerate global efforts to protect coral reefs. The collaboration supports AIMS’ wider coral reef monitoring efforts as the teams seek to transform the technology used to monitor, collate and analyze data to help improve the sustainable management of these fragile marine ecosystems.

February 4, 2021

Accenture Acquires Businet System to Help Clients Deliver Personalized and Seamless Cloud-Based Ecommerce Experiences at Speed and Scale

TOKYO; Feb. 2, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Businet System, a leader in developing and operating Salesforce Commerce Cloud-based ecommerce sites in Japan, with a proprietary order management system (OMS) for the apparel and retail industries.
February 2, 2021

Transformation of Kirana Stores Essential to India’s Economic Growth, According to Report from Accenture and TRRAIN

NEW DELHI; Jan. 28, 2021The transformation of just 10% of the 13 million traditional grocery retailers in India, known as Kirana stores, could boost retail consumption by more than 5% and generate approximately 3.2 million new jobs in India, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Trust For Retailers and Retail Associates of India (TRRAIN).
January 28, 2021

Accenture Helps Rakuten Mobile Launch Fully Virtualized Cloud-Native Mobile Network

NEW YORK and TOKYO; Dec. 14, 2020 ‒ Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has helped Rakuten Mobile launch its fully virtualized cloud-native mobile network, from business model design to development and operation.
December 14, 2020

Accenture Enhances Cloud First Capabilities in Australia and New Zealand with Acquisition of Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure Specialist Firm Olikka

MELBOURNE; Dec 1, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Olikka, a Melbourne-based provider of cloud migration and related services, enhancing Accenture’s Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure capabilities, as well as its broader cloud capabilities across Australia and New Zealand.
November 30, 2020

Accenture Interactive Wins Gold for Digital Agency of the Year and Consultancy of the Year from Campaign Asia-Pacific

TOKYO; November 26, 2020 Accenture Interactive has taken home the Gold in the Japan Digital Agency of the Year and Consultancy of the Year categories in Campaign’s 2020 Agency of the Year awards.
November 26, 2020

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in IDC MarketScape: Asia Pacific SAP Implementation Services 2020 Vendor Assessment

SINGAPORE; Nov. 9, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named as a Leader in the latest IDC MarketScape analysis of Asia Pacific SAP® solution implementation services vendors.

November 8, 2020

Accenture and Tokyo Women’s Medical University to Conduct Joint Research on Potential Benefits of Artificial Intelligence for Kidney Transplant Treatment

Tokyo; November 5, 2020 - Accenture (NYSE:ACN) and Tokyo Women’s Medical University (TWMU) have agreed to conduct joint research using artificial intelligence (AI) to verify and analyze kidney transplant test results, recognize early-stage kidney transplant rejection tendencies and to foresee side effects in efforts to identify more effective post-operation treatments for patients.
November 4, 2020

Accenture Named a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Hybrid Infrastructure Managed Services in Asia/Pacific

SINGAPORE; Oct. 29, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader in Gartner’s 2020 “Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Hybrid Infrastructure Managed Services, Asia/Pacific.”[1]
 
​Accenture’s position in the Leaders Quadrant comes amidst the report’s finding of an acceleration in demand for data center managed services, fueled by companies in the region looking to balance cost reduction with maintaining capacity for business continuity. 
October 29, 2020