Accenture launches analytics apps for telecom

Consulting and outsourcing firm Accenture has announced a suite of five analytics applications aimed at the telecommunications market. The applications, built on the Accenture Analytics Applications Platform, are designed to allow telecom companies

Published on: August 27th, 2015 Dave Webb

New Accenture Analytics Platform is a data scientist in a box

Known best for its professional services division, Accenture announced that it's building up its own technology offerings today with the launch of the Accenture Analytics Applications Platform. The New York-based firm says that its

Published on: May 15th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Key to future business success? Build a platform: Accenture report

Enterprises around the world are partnering with digital platform creators as a business strategy to transform themselves into valuable industry players, according to a research report from Accenture Technology Labs. A new wave

Published on: February 10th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Moving mobile business strategy beyond the smaller screen

Creating a small-screen version of your business website just doesn’t cut it, a Google Canada marketing executive warned on Thursday. Instead, companies need to think outside the box – or more precisely, outside

Published on: January 30th, 2015 Christine Wong

9 out of 10 businesses find big data useful: Accenture report

Big data is becoming a more important weapon in businesses’ arsenals, with a survey finding 92 per cent of big data users are happy with its business outcomes. In a report released last

Published on: September 15th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Canadian businesses ahead in mobile, Accenture study finds

Canadian companies are ahead of the global competition in bringing mobile technologies into the workplace – but if they want to disrupt their industries, they’ll need to get the C-suite involved. In a

Published on: April 7th, 2014 Candice So

Cloud control

On May 14 an outage crippled several hosted Google Apps services -- including Gmail, Google Maps and Google Reader. Google downplayed the crash, saying it slowed down service for just 14 per cent

Published on: July 5th, 2009 Nestor Arellano

Symantec partners with Accenture, VeriSign

NEW YORK – Symantec is addressing what it calls Security 2.0 – or the next wave of security – with a host of new products, a managed security services strategy and partnerships with

Published on: October 11th, 2006 Vawn Himmelsbach