Industry X

We use the power of data and digital to help our clients redefine the products they make and how they make them every step of the way.

A tectonic shift is underway

Product development, design engineering, manufacturing and the supply chain are the next digital transformation frontier.

It’s bigger than the digital transformation of your front office and back office. It requires a complete reimagination of how to meet customer demands and expectations. And it’s creating new levels of productivity, growth and sustainability.

To get it done, organizations need to transform the core operations of their business and build a digital backbone and thread that runs from their consumers all the way through their value chain—and back again.

Welcome to Industry X

Intelligence changes, not just how we think, but industry itself and the very products it makes. Intelligence is Industry's X.

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In a world where you digitize what you make and how you make it, looking at products from ideation to end-of-life and recycle them becomes possible.

Our intent to acquire umlaut

umlaut is a global, full-service, cross-industry, end-to-end company that offers advisory and engineering services to clients all over the world. Umlaut’s capabilities span traditional and digital engineering services; testing and validation of smart connected products; strategy, process and organizational consulting; and hardware product development as well as software development.

“COVID-19 has accelerated the need for companies to transform these core operations, and umlaut’s leading and highly-specialized engineering services will enhance our ability to meet the accelerating demand and also continue innovating for our clients,” said Julie Sweet, chief executive officer, Accenture.

With the intent to acquire umlaut, we’re adding 4,200 industry-leading engineers and consultants across 17 countries to Accenture’s Industry X business. In doing so, we will expand Accenture’s capabilities across a range of industries, including automotive, aerospace & defense, telecommunications and energy.

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INDUSTRY X IN ACTION

The fight against global warming goes digital

Swiss eco-tech Climeworks has an ambitious vision. To achieve it, they need to scale.

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Case studies

Arctic has a bright future with digitalization and Industry X.

Innovation-led application management services enable CNH Industrial to drive efficiencies and improve digital and analytics capabilities.

Petrofac and Accenture are digitally transforming how Petrofac delivers upstream operations, engineering and construction services.

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Together makes better

Change it to make it. Learn how to find, capture and maximize business value through the power of cross-function collaboration.

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Empowered by ecosystems

We all know the power of an extended team. Over many years, we have formed strong working relationships with our Industry X ecosystem of partners, all carefully chosen to create a network of thousands of specialists to strengthen your capabilities worldwide.

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Industry X is arguably one of the most exciting areas to be working in today. Are you ready to use your ingenuity and the very latest technologies to make a positive impact on the world?

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