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Accenture Business Services
Accenture Business Services combine capabilities across management consulting, technology, and business process outsourcing to provide end-to-end services.

Accenture Interactive
Accenture Interactive’s services help companies develop world-class digital marketing capabilities; enhance the development and management of their websites and online marketing capabilities; and optimize their online and offline marketing investments. They include services in digital consulting, marketing analytics and media management.

Accenture Software
Accenture software develops differentiated software-based solutions to help organizations meet their business goals and achieve high performance.

Accenture Analytics’ services deliver the insights that organizations need to make better business decisions, faster. Our capabilities range from accessing and reporting on data to predictive modeling, forecasting and sophisticated statistical analysis. They include services in enterprise analytics, functional analytics, industry analytics and information management.

Application Modernization
Application modernization and optimization services transform clients’ application portfolio into cost-efficient assets that support innovation and drive results. They include services in application modernization, performance engineering and application portfolio optimization.

Application Outsourcing
Application outsourcing services industrialize application development, maintenance and support to align IT investments with a client’s strategic imperatives. Application outsourcing services include production support, application maintenance, application testing, enhancements, upgrades, comprehensive application development and legacy modernization. They include services in application management, application development and maintenance, SAP/Oracle/Microsoft application outsourcing and design build and run.

Application Services
Applications are integral to how companies define, enable and run their business. Accenture can help you design, build, test and manage your applications to be competitive in a high-velocity, software-driven world.

Application Testing Services
Accenture’s application testing services drive quality throughout the application development lifecycle. Our end-to-end testing approach includes testing strategy, execution and management, combined with an optimal mix of industrialized processes, patented assets and Accenture’s world-class delivery professionals.

Architecture Services
Technology architecture services guide the design, implementation and integration of custom and packaged IT systems in complex development and configuration environments. They include services in service-oriented architecture (SOA).

Capacity Services
Accenture application capacity services offer a complete spectrum of cost-effective and flexible offshore, onshore and nearshore IT staffing services—delivered by highly skilled experts—that can supplement your existing IT team precisely when needed.

Our integrated team drives performance by embedding network-enabled Cisco technology into core business processes. We shorten the plan-to-implementation cycle, speed time to value and deliver distinctive solutions that drive sustainable business agility.

Cloud provide dynamic provisioning of IT capabilities (hardware, software or services) from third parties over a network. There are four distinct cloud types: process clouds, application clouds, platform clouds and infrastructure clouds. They also include software as a service, which provides a way to subscribe to software on demand.

Data Center Transformation
Data center technology and operations services transform all aspects of data center infrastructure and operations by centralizing data center facilities; rationalizing and virtualizing servers; implementing tiered and virtualized storage; and introducing automated provisioning, predictive operations and business service management capabilities.

Global Delivery
Accenture’s world-class delivery capabilities bring together our global reach, innovative solutions, industrialized assets and deep industry and technology skills. The Accenture Global Delivery Network is the largest and most diversified group of technology, business process and outsourcing professionals in the world.

Human Capital Management
Human capital management (HCM) solutions help clients use technology effectively to create a streamlined, automated human resources (HR) process framework. In addition, Accenture designs and implements the right IT support for the HR organization into the future. They include services in HCM implementation services, SAP HCM and HR Outsourcing.

Information Management
Information management services focus on integrating and managing all the diverse information assets necessary to plan and run an organization. They include services in business intelligence, portals and content management and data management and architecture.

Infrastructure Operations Transformation
Accenture Infrastructure operations transformation is the on-going process of managing, monitoring and reporting on technology and services and the business services they impact. It allows operations to manage and observe the health of IT services, as well as ensure that business service levels under-pinned by IT service levels are always in a state of compliance and made visible to stakeholders, along with IT spend levels.

Infrastructure Outsourcing
Infrastructure outsourcing services provide ongoing management of an organization’s IT infrastructure. They include service desk, workplace services, data center services, network services, security services and IT spend management.

Infrastructure Services
Infrastructure consulting services help organizations achieve business agility through the strategic use of infrastructure technology. These services help clients move beyond a costly, complex infrastructure to a cost efficient, highly flexible and scalable infrastructure. They include services in data center technology and operations, network transformation, security solutions, infrastructure outsourcing and workplace technology and collaboration.

IT Strategy
Information technology strategy and transformation services help organizations optimize investments, transform capabilities and achieve greater business value from IT. They include services in IT-enabled change, IT investment and enterprise architecture.

Accenture’s Java services helps organizations create sophisticated, enterprise scale Java-based solutions using tried-and-tested methodologies and increased automation. Accenture provides Java application development services in the following areas: embedded software, application modernization and optimization, service oriented architecture (SOA), business process management (BPM), software package customization, large and complex system delivery, mobile, open source platforms (JBoss/Spring), cloud, and web solutions.

Microsoft Solutions helps organizations by delivering business solutions on the Microsoft platform effectively and at scale.

Mobility help clients to leverage business applications based on mobile technologies. They include services in mobile enterprise strategy, mobile custom solutions, field force transformation (FFT), Accenture Mobility Operated Services (AMOS) and Accenture Product Software Services (APSS).

Network Transformation
Network transformation services help clients transform their network operations to improve productivity, reduce operating costs and, ultimately, improve performance. These services include four key offerings: network optimization, unified communications and collaboration and wireless and network service management. They include services in network assessment, telecom expense management, enterprise network transformation, network and IP convergence, network security, network infrastructure, wireless LAN and unified communications.

Open Source
Open source solutions support businesses and governments by providing deep open source implementation that makes optimal use of open source software harnessing both proven open source stacks and tested approaches to governance.

Oracle solutions provide strategy, implementation, upgrade and application outsourcing solutions across the entire Oracle suite of products.

SAP solutions leverages SAP practitioners, market-leading assets and methodologies, investments in research and innovation and a long-standing alliance with SAP.

Security solutions help clients secure their data, protect identities and build trusted relationships with their stakeholders. They include services in cyber security, enterprise application security, identity and access management, security strategy, business continuity and disaster recovery planning and data protection and privacy.

Smart Grid
Smart grid technology is an innovative approach to helping utilities and communities around the world meet their energy needs. Accenture offers expertise to help utilities and their customers frame their vision of a smarter grid and then achieve its many benefits.

Sustainability services help organizations achieve improved performance through integrated programs that maximize the positive and minimize the negative effects on social, environmental and economic issues and stakeholders.

Technology Consulting
Technology consulting services combine technology expertise and strategy capabilities to provide an entire range of technology capabilities. They include services in application modernization and optimization, infrastructure consulting, IT strategy and transformation and security solutions.

Workplace Transformation
Accenture workplace transformation services help clients strategically optimize and transform their workplace by implementing solutions that employ communication and collaboration and workplace technologies to create business value. We provide more efficient end-to-end management of distributed computing environments, enabling a secure, stable and effective work environment and more productive employees.

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