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

SAP combines HANA with Accenture’s analytics

Enterprise software maker SAP AG and Accenture plc., announced a new offering that marries the management consulting firm’s analytics technology with SAP’s HANA in-memory database platform. Accenture will sell the product called Marketing

Published on: September 5th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Accenture, SAP add Toronto innovation centre

There’s a large room on the 15th floor of a downtown Toronto office tower with five large screen monitors and green walls.It’s symbolically appropriate, perhaps, because green is the colour of money.And money

Published on: January 15th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Governments need to make digital services more relevant: Accenture

SINGAPORE -- Governments around the world face a new reality of citizen expectations and need to shift the ways they deliver public services, according to an Accenture survey. "The more governments understand their citizens'

Published on: May 15th, 2012 Jack Loo

Virtualization floats

Our weekly video roundup this week includes: ON THE ROAD: VIRTUALIZATION FLOATS Jeff Jedras takes a gondola ride with McMaster University’s IT manager at VMworld 2011. Join us onboard as we learn about the university's VMware deployment,

Published on: September 12th, 2011 IT World Canada

SAS and Accenture form predictive analytics group

SAS Institute Inc. and Accenture Plc. are teaming up to form the Accenture SAS Analytics Group, a joint venture that will develop, implement and manage predictive analytics solutions. The venture is a “first

Published on: February 17th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

Citizen Customer

Canada has been hailed a global leader in e-government initiatives for many years. The government has consistently ranked atop consulting firm Accenture Ltd.’s annual e-government maturity report and citizens have dished out top

Published on: May 21st, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo

MPs slam IT system problems at agency for British farmers

LONDON - The Rural Payments Agency, responsible for paying subsidies to British farmers, overspent by

Published on: July 14th, 2008 Leo King

Accenture CTO imagines IT changes in 2038

MIAMI BEACH – Storing a 1.27GB movie on disk, downloading it and watching it in 1978 would cost approximately $1 million compared to about $500 today, and next to nothing in 2038, estimated

Published on: April 7th, 2008 Kathleen Lau