Accenture appoints Jeffrey Russel as Accenture Canada president

Accenture has appointed Jeffrey Russell as president of Accenture Canada as of Dec. 1 and will replace Bill Morris who plans to retire at the end of February 2019. Russell, a native Torontonian,

Published on: November 1st, 2018 Shruti Shekar

CATA’s winning women of 2018 on the value of mentorship

When Human Resource Systems Group (HRSG) founder, president, and CEO Suzanne Simpson accepted the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA)'s Sara Kirke award for entrepreneurship and innovation, one of the facts she was proudest

Published on: May 18th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

One-third of Canadians have been a victim of cybercrime: Accenture survey

Correction: An earlier version of this story stated that almost two-thirds of Canadians have been the victim of cybercrime. Accenture has since corrected this statistic to one-third of Canadians. It’s no secret that

Published on: November 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Apple and Accenture partner up for mobile iOS business solutions

Accenture has teamed up with Apple to create a dedicated iOS business practice centered around mobility and digital transformation. This dedicated practice will reside within Accenture Digital Solutions locations around the world. The

Published on: August 31st, 2017 Alex Radu

Identifying 7 strategies for AI: Accenture report

Businesses that dive into artificial intelligence now could see a boost in profitability. According to a new Accenture report, AI has the potential to increase corporate profitability in 16 industries an average of

Published on: July 7th, 2017 CDN Staff

AI could double Canadian annual economic growth rates: report

With artificial intelligence (AI) on the rise, it's time to look at the potential this technology can bring to organizations around Canada. According to an Accenture report 'AI is the Future of Growth'

Published on: May 1st, 2017 Alex Radu

Accenture acquires Cloud Sherpas to bolster cloud services portfolio

SAN FRANCISCO - Accenture PLC announced on Tuesday that it plans to acquire Atlanta-based cloud services consultancy Cloud Sherpas as leaders of both firms attended's Dreamforce conference this week. Cloud Sherpas has

Published on: September 15th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Microsoft announces channel-based Surface for enterprise initiative

Microsoft today announced a new effort to bring Windows 10 to more workplaces using its Surface tablets and through the channel. For the Surface Enterprise Initiative, the software giant has partnered with HP, Accenture and

Published on: September 9th, 2015 CDN Staff

IDC names top cloud services vendors

IDC has released a list of top cloud professional services vendors and you may be surprised who’s off the list. Market research firm IDC determines the list based on 2014 analysis of worldwide

Published on: August 19th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Mobility tops enterprise spend in Canada

In the last few years it appears that mobile devices have solidified their hold on Canadian enterprises as a recent survey indicates that no less than 85 per cent of local business have

Published on: April 7th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

SAP and Accenture open Toronto innovation centre

Toronto is the latest site to host one of consulting company Accenture's SAP innovation centres, after its grand opening earlier this week. Officially called the Accenture Innovation Centre for SAP Solutions, it's part

Published on: January 16th, 2013 CDN Staff

Business Objects brings channel approach to SAP

Boston -- Business Objects and its parent company, SAP (NYSE: SAP) have integrated their partner programs and are announcing their first integrated products. A Business Objects executive says though that non-SAP business will

Published on: August 14th, 2008 Jeff Jedras