RESEARCH REPORT

In brief

In brief

  • The Forrester Wave(TM): European Cybersecurity Consulting Providers, Q4 2019 positioned Accenture Security as a Leader amongst the top 15 providers.
  • Accenture received the highest scores possible in 17 of the 21 criteria, such as: engagement delivery model innovation, European practice size.
  • Accenture “a good fit for CISOs who want to transform their security programs quickly and need deep technical and strategy expertise.”


Forrester names Accenture as a cybersecurity consulting leader

Accenture received among the highest scores in the strategy category and demonstrated some of the strongest industry knowledge of the firms evaluated.

The report notes that "Accenture demonstrated some of the strongest industry knowledge of the firms we evaluated through its industry-specific business process models (industry value chains), with clear linkages to cybersecurity risk within business processes."

"We believe this recognition by Forrester further validates our strategic approach to cybersecurity services and the high-quality work we do on behalf of clients to help them secure their businesses end-to-end. We will continue to invest heavily in joint client innovation, our people and differentiated solutions tailored to our client’s industry needs so they can grow securely." said Paolo Dal Cin, managing director, Accenture Security lead for Europe and Latin America.

This graphic shows that Accenture Security, a leader amongst 15 cybersecurity consulting firms, at the top for current offering and strategy with a very strong market presence.

Caption: The Forrester Wave™: European Cybersecurity Consulting Providers, Q4 2019 shows Accenture Security is a leader amongst cybersecurity consulting firms.

Perpetual innovation is our mantra

Cyber criminals will never stop. That’s why Accenture Security never stops innovating. So far, the count is 350 patents, issued and pending, with boundary pushing solutions that employ artificial intelligence, Blockchain, machine learning, advanced analytics, cryptography, distributed ledgers, cognitive computing and automation.

Reference clients applauded Accenture's rapid engagement delivery, internal collaboration and flexibility.

An ally for secure transformation

As companies transform digitally, their attack surface widens. This requires cybersecurity that is built-in, not added-on. Companies are already juggling too many security tools. That’s why Accenture Security bakes-in its protection, and it’s why we provide managed security services. Either way, it’s quick-start resilience that comes from the inside out, extending end-to-end, from the IoT to the development of new applications.

Forrester said it well: "A good fit"

Forrester stated, "Accenture is a good fit for chief information security officers who want to transform their security programs quickly and need both deep technical and strategy expertise."



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