Accenture and Avanade

Named Microsoft 2020 Global Alliance SI Partner of the Year

The Accenture-Avanade-Microsoft Alliance

Our combined service capabilities, global scale and joint solution development helps clients overcome disruption and lead transformation in their industries.

Clients around the globe are looking to Accenture, Microsoft and Avanade for new strategies and industry solutions to drive innovation and growth in the digital era.

Bringing together 45,000+ dedicated professionals, the Accenture Microsoft Business Group—powered by Avanade—empowers enterprises to thrive in the era of digital disruption.


The new organization represents the largest partner investment in harnessing the enterprise-wide potential of Microsoft technology to date.

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Latest updates from Accenture Newsroom.

15-Time Microsoft Global Alliance SI Partner of the Year

For the 15th time, Microsoft has named Accenture/Avanade as its Global Alliance SI Partner of the Year. Plus seven other 2020 Partner of the Year awards.

Microsoft and Accenture collaborate to help entrepreneurs amplify social impact

Companies aim to benefit a million people by democratizing access to impactful technology.

Leaders speak

The Accenture Microsoft Business Group is a major step forward in our decades-long relationship with Microsoft.

Paul Daugherty

Group Chief Executive – Technology & Chief Technology Officer and Chairman of the Avanade Board

Building on our successful partnership with Accenture and Avanade, we will help customers fuel innovation at scale and lead their industries into the future.

Judson Althoff

Microsoft EVP, Worldwide Commercial Business

Our Microsoft offerings

Bringing combined service capabilities, global scale and joint solution development to help clients overcome disruption and lead transformation in their industries.

Digital core transformation with SAP on Azure

We help businesses get the most from migrating SAP to Azure to deliver an end-to-end solution that supports tangible business outcomes. Read more.

Customer experience transformation with Microsoft AI

We help clients understand, expand, optimize and unlock business value from their platform and data estates. Read more.

Secure modern workplace

We redefine the workplace experience as a creator of competitive differentiation and sustainable business value. Read more.

Digital reinvention of products and operations

We use Azure to transform industrial clients’ core operations, worker experiences and business models.

Modern digital application development

We accelerate client business outcomes and digital transformation with fast products and services innovation. Read more.

Security services for the Microsoft platform

We give you strategic insights and professional support to unlock Microsoft’s advanced threat protection, identity and security solutions. Read more.

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Case studies

Moving to the cloud has given us more visibility into our IT operations.

We looked to cloud computing to grow flexibly in step with regulatory changes in the utility market.

Our new Innovation Zone … facilitates collaboration on digital solutions and is powered by Accenture Digital…

Our close partnership with Accenture/Avanade has allowed us to transform the customer…

[With Azure] Nalco Champion can better predict upcoming plant outages…

End-to-end fleet management solution gives SERA powerful new tools, integral to the mobility ecosystem.

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Accenture runs on Microsoft

We’re our own best credential as we have one of the largest installations of Microsoft products globally.

Working together to move Accenture’s SAP Business Warehouse on SAP HANA® to Microsoft Azure.

Accenture and Microsoft collaborate on the next evolution of collaborative capabilities.

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What we think

Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft are helping enterprises create new solutions to transform your business and the customer experience. The combined power of our alliance can help you become more agile, innovative, competitive and poised for long-term success.

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By the numbers

We have delivered more Azure and Office 365 solutions than any other Microsoft partner on the planet. As a result, no other partner is better positioned to give you the strategic insights and professional support needed to fully unlock Microsoft’s applications.


Number of Microsoft-dedicated professionals from Accenture and Avanade


Number of Microsoft projects delivered


Number of clients served with Microsoft-based projects

Awards & recognition


Microsoft Global Alliance SI Partner of the Year



Microsoft Connected Field Service Partner of the Year



Microsoft DevOps Partner of the Year



Microsoft Modern Workplace for Firstline Workers Partner of the Year



Microsoft Healthcare Partner of the Year


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There has never been a better time to join our global team of Microsoft professionals—the largest group of Microsoft solution experts in the world. You will leverage the latest tech in the Microsoft ecosystem transforming not only entire companies, but entire industries. Be part of the New. Now.