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Seattle Police Department Selects Accenture to Deliver Data Analytics Platform to Support Police Operations and Investigations


The Seattle Police Department (SPD) has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to design and implement a data analytics platform that will give the Department reliable and rapidly accessible data that will enable it to meet important management and governance objectives and support leadership decision making.

Accenture Launches the Accenture Connected Analytics Experience


Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is launching the Accenture Connected Analytics Experience, an immersive and collaborative analytics capability that makes data more accessible and engaging, helping insight-driven businesses make faster, more informed decisions.

Accenture and SOASTA Form Alliance to Deliver Digital Performance Testing and Analytics Management


Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and SOASTA, a leader in performance analytics, are forming an alliance to provide faster and more reliable digital performance management solutions to clients.

Accenture and Duke University Collaborate on Analytics Research


Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Duke University have formed an alliance focused on jointly developing new advanced analytics solutions to address real-world, client-specific business challenges. The Accenture and Duke University Analytics Research Program will have an initial focus on health management research.

Accenture Simplifies Analytics for Businesses with Cloud-Based Insights Platform


Accenture (NYSE:ACN) is launching the Accenture Insights Platform, a cloud-based, end-to-end analytics solution designed to simplify analytics and deliver real-time, actionable insights to businesses for a competitive advantage.

Accenture Launches Advanced Analytics Applications Platform


Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is launching the Accenture Analytics Applications Platform to develop industry- and function-specific advanced analytics applications, delivering actionable insights to users that enable swift data-driven decisions that can create a competitive advantage or an improved bottom line.

The Rise of the Data Lake in Support of the Industrial Internet (Part 2)


The data lake (see Part 1 of this two part series) is a facilitator of another new movement in the big data industry – the Industrial Internet, a term coined by General Electric that refers to the integration of complex physical machinery with networked sensors and software.

A View from GridGain on Apache Ignite

In this special guest feature, Nikita Ivanov of GridGain discusses his company’s entry into the Apache Software Foundation’s incubator program with their in-memory data fabric technology stack as “Apache Ignite.” Nikita Ivanov is CTO of GridGain.

New Survey from GE and Accenture Finds Growing Urgency for Big Data Analytics


A new global study, “Industrial Internet Insights for 2015,” from GE (NYSE: GE) and Accenture (NYSE:ACN) reveals there is a growing urgency for organizations to embrace big data analytics to advance their Industrial Internet strategy.

Accenture Study Shows Satisfaction with Business Outcomes from Big Data


Ninety-two percent of executives from companies that are applying big data to their businesses said they are satisfied with the results, according to new research by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).