Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft

Together, we deliver game-changing solutions to clients.


Accenture's long-standing relationship with both Microsoft and Avanade allows Accenture to deliver better overall business value for its clients: more effective and efficient technology that is delivered at a lower cost. Here's how:

Accenture brings deep industry and technical knowledge, strategic insights, business acumen and extensive implementation experience to align your business and information technology strategies and help you achieve high performance.
Avanade provides a worldwide network of Microsoft-certified consultants who provide deep architecture, technical and business capabilities for a digital world focused on realizing results.
Microsoft offers market-leading, enterprise-ready technologies, platforms and services for a mobile-first, cloud-first world to help people and organizations around the world achieve more.
Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft are helping enterprises realize possibilities and create new solutions for a digital age. The combined power of our alliance can help you transform your business to embrace the digital revolution, enabling you to be agile, innovative, competitive and poised for long-term success.

Why the Alliance

For almost 15 years, Accenture and Avanade have been successful at delivering business and technology solutions on the Microsoft platform, quickly and at scale.

We have the largest aggregation of Microsoft skills in the market, with more than 60,000 resources worldwide trained in these technologies.

We have unique access to Microsoft products, resources and skills and maintain more than 40 delivery centers worldwide that provide Microsoft technology and outsourcing services.

The three of us have accomplished a lot working together, including:

  • Successfully completed more than 10,000 projects for more than 4,000 clients.

  • Developed more than 110 cross-industry and industry-specific solutions plus a full suite of tools and accelerators that speed time to benefits, reduce risk and lower overall IT costs.

Also, note our Microsoft Solution Showcase, a jointly-sponsored effort to bringing to life today's most talked about technology trends, and demonstrate how they can solve real-world business problems.

Capability Recognition

  • 11-time Microsoft Enterprise Alliance Partner of the Year

  • 2015 Microsoft Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Partner of the Year

  • 2015 Microsoft Dynamics Reseller Partner of the Year

  • Mobility Partner of the Year - 2014, 2013, 2013.

  • 2014 Top Services Partner for Dynamics AX, US Enterprise Services.

  • Microsoft Dynamics Inner Circle - 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011

Country Recognition

  • 2015 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year – Italy

  • 2015 Microsoft U.S. East Region Cloud Partner of the Year

  • 2015 Microsoft U.S. West Region Alliance Partner of the Year

  • 2014 Microsoft Enterprise Partner of the Year and Azure SI Partner of the Year -- Singapore

  • 2014 Microsoft APAC Platinum Partner Winner

  • 2014 Microsoft U.S. Central Region Enterprise Partner of the Year

  • 2013 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year - Germany and Spain

  • 2013 Microsoft Enterprise Partner of the Year - Singapore

  • 2013 Microsoft BI Partner of the Year – Norway

  • 2013 Microsoft Office 365 Partner of the Year – Ireland

  • 2013 Microsoft U.S. East Region Cloud Partner of the Year

  • 2013 Microsoft U.S. West Region Compete Partner of the Year

  • 2013 Microsoft AX4Health Solution Partner of the Year – Netherlands

People Recognition

  • Over 90+ Microsoft Awards

  • 243 Microsoft Most Valued Professionals

  • 30 Microsoft Certified Architects/Masters

Accenture Hybrid Cloud Solution for Microsoft Azure

Accenture and Microsoft Corp. have expanded their long-standing strategic alliance with the introduction of the Accenture Hybrid Cloud Solution for Microsoft Azure, a powerful hybrid cloud platform designed to bring new capabilities, economics and innovation to the enterprise.

Working with Avanade, the companies are co-funding and co-engineering this platform with new hybrid technologies and services to help enterprises build and manage enterprise-wide cloud infrastructure and applications.

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Specific Microsoft-Based Services

  • Avanade Application Development—By taking a Microsoft-based integrated and standardized approach, organizations can improve efficiency and speed without compromising the ability to deliver business-critical applications.

  • Avanade Enterprise Resource Planning Services—Offered both as SaaS and on-premise deployments, our ERP offering includes design, build and run services based on Microsoft Dynamics AX

  • Avanade Technology Infrastructure Services—Optimizing desktop and applications for all employees can be a costly proposition. We can help lower costs and enhance user experience with a number of solutions.

  • Avanade Business Intelligence Services—Information architecture and enterprise performance analytics solutions help manage an increasing deluge of data, driving competitive advantage with strategic information and actionable insights.

  • Avanade Collaboration ServicesOur collaboration services and solutions leverage Microsoft technologies to create agile and responsive platforms to enable teams of any size and in any location to communicate and share information.

  • Avanade Customer Relationship Management ServicesWe deliver integrated industry solutions that help organizations identify profitable opportunities to increase sales, improve customer management, and strengthen customer loyalty.

  • Avanade Outsourcing ServicesOur application outsourcing services allow organizations access to the Microsoft technologies they need to meet their business needs and objectives.

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