Accenture expands global alliance with SAP

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) have expanded their global alliance to simplify the process for clients to purchase and implement SAP products through Accenture.

As a global value-added reseller, Accenture will serve as a single point of contact to deliver technology services and SAP products under a single framework directly to Accenture clients. This global agreement deepens and strengthens the long-time alliance relationship between the two companies and provides Accenture with all the benefits of an SAP gold partner available through the SAP PartnerEdge program, which can be leveraged in all of Accenture´s and SAP´s geographic markets.

Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with approximately 266,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Its home page is www.accenture.com.

As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. For more information, visit www.sap.com.