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Accenture Acquires N3 to Expand AI/ML Capabilities; Manish Sharma, Jeff Laue Quoted

Manish Sharma

Accenture has entered an agreement to acquire N3, a tech-driven sales and demand-generation firm, which will add approximately 2,200 employees to Accenture globally, as well as artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) capabilities, Accenture reported on Tuesday. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. With the purchase of N3, Accenture will acquire the company’s model of specialized sales talent across complex areas.

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Christopher Copeland, Kyle Michl Appointed to AFS Technology Innovation Leadership; John Goodman Quoted

Kyle Michl

Accenture Federal Services (AFS) has appointed Christopher Copeland as managing director and chief technology officer and Kyle Michl as managing director and chief innovation officer to  strengthen the company’s technology and innovation capabilities, AFS reported on Tuesday. Copeland will be responsible for developing AFS’ future-looking technology vision and strategy and for overseeing AFS’ focus on the CIO agenda.

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Accenture Makes Strategic Investment in InCountry to Advance Cloud Platform; Tom Lounibos Quoted

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Accenture Ventures has anncouned that it made a strategic investment in InCountry, a data residency-as-a-service platform provider, Accenture reported on Tuesday. With the investment, Accenture plans to leverage the InCountry solution within its myNav cloud platform, as part of its sovereign cloud module. The terms of the equity investment were not disclosed.

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Accenture Partners with Equinor to Migrate SAP Software to Microsoft Azure; Gunnar Presthus Quoted

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Accenture has partnered with Equinor, an international energy company, to migrate Equinor’s SAP software environment to Microsoft Azure public cloud. Accenture will support Equinor’s business objectives to optimize IT costs and increase cost transparency. 

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Accenture Extends IT Services Partnership with Anglo American; Pavan Sethi Quoted

Pavan Sethi

Accenture and Anglo American, a global mining company, have signed an agreement to extend Accenture’s partnership as strategic IT services provider to 2023. Under the agreement, Accenture will accelerate the development of Anglo American’s information management (IM) capabilities.

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Accenture Acquires Organize Cloud Labs to Expand IT Capabilities; Paulo Ossamu, Leandro Torres Quoted

Paulo Ossamu

Accenture has acquired Organize Cloud Labs, a Brazil-based company operating as ServiceNow’s first Elite partner in Latin America, to strengthen Accenture’s information technology (IT) capabilities, cloud strategy, migration, implementation and management.

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Accenture Closes Acquisition of PLM Systems; Nigel Stacey, Andrea Ruscica Quoted

Nigel Stacey

Accenture has completed the acquisition of PLM Systems, a boutique systems integrator. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Accenture announced the acquisition of PLM Systems in May 2020, noting that the company would expand Accenture’s product data in design, engineering and manufacturing for its customers. 

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Accenture Grants Merivis Funding for Veteran Workforce Training with Salesforce Platform; Kate Perez, George Franz Quoted

George Franz

Accenture and Accenture Federal Services (AFS) have awarded Merivis, a veterans service nonprofit,  a $100,000 grant to provide Salesforce training programs for technology skills to enable military veterans to transition to the civilian workforce, the company reported on Tuesday.

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Accenture Partners with Microsoft to Advance Halliburton’s Digital Capabilities; Julie Sweet Quoted

Julie Sweet

Accenture has partnered with Microsoft under a five-year strategic agreement with Halliburton to advance Halliburton’s digital capabilities in Microsoft Azure, Accenture reported on Friday. The companies expect to complete the staged migration by 2022.

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