Accenture Named a Leader in Digital Process Automation by Independent Research Firm


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December 13, 2018 – NEW YORK – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized as a leader in a recent report from Forrester Research that evaluates digital process automation (DPA) service providers and their role in elevating process automation initiatives from tactical, cost-saving efforts to critical components of a digital transformation strategy. Of the 11 vendors evaluated, Accenture received the highest score in the ‘Current Offering’ category.

The Forrester Wave™: Digital Process Automation Service Providers, Q3 2018 report recognizes Accenture for aligning strategy consulting with strong design and technology services. The report states, “Accenture brings broad capabilities to DPA, including deep experience in business strategy consulting at the executive level that drives process automation naturally. As such, the firm is well positioned for driving a strategy-first conversation on digital transformation … It can help clients drive meaningful transformation, particularly at large, complex organizations. In addition, Accenture has deep vertical industry expertise and prebuilt models that reduce project risk.”

“Digital transformation gives businesses unparalleled opportunities for value creation and innovative process automation is absolutely critical to the success of these efforts,” said Adam Burden, Accenture’s Chief Software Engineer. “We believe being positioned as a leader in this evaluation by Forrester Research underscores Accenture’s unique combination of technology implementation expertise, skills, approaches, assets and tools that generate unique value and deliver breakthrough results for our clients.”

The Forrester report evaluated vendors against 19 criteria spanning current offering, strategy and market presence.

The Forrester Wave™: Digital Process Automation Service Providers, Q3 2018 report is available here.

About Accenture

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