Gartner gives Accenture highest rating for business intelligence and information management services

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) was rated “Strong Positive,” the highest possible rating given, in Gartner´s latest “MarketScope for Business Intelligence and Information Management Services, North America” and “MarketScope for Business Intelligence and Information Management Services, Western Europe.”

“Accenture Analytics helps governments and businesses navigate the analytics journey to return on investment (ROI) from data and analytics to insights and actions,” said Narendra Mulani, senior managing director, Accenture Analytics. “The business intelligence and information management strategies and solutions lay the critical technology enablement groundwork for the analytic capabilities that our clients require to turn issues into business outcomes and ultimately to outperform the competition. We believe our ´Strong Positive´ rating is proof that our clients view Accenture as a strategic and valued partner.”

The Gartner´s MarketScopes evaluate Accenture´s four Innovation Centers in North America and its seven Innovation Centers in Western Europe which help clients understand how analytics capabilities can be integrated into specific domain needs or by enterprise application ecosystem. With the opening of its latest Analytics Innovation Center in Singapore, Accenture now has 23 Analytics Innovation Centers worldwide.

Accenture Analytics´ comprehensive analytics portfolio covers industry-specific offerings (e.g., banking), cross-industry offerings (e.g., big data, in-memory solutions) and functional solutions (e.g., sales and customer service). To leverage emerging technologies and solutions for analytics, the company has alliances with market-leading technology providers and fosters relationships with multiple emerging niche analytics players.

Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with approximately 261,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Its home page is www.accenture.com.