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Accenture Awarded HP Partner in Excellence Global Innovation Award for Cloud Computing

Friday, February 22, 2013

Accenture Awarded HP Partner in Excellence Global Innovation Award for Cloud Computing07:00 EST Friday, February 22, 2013 NEW YORK (Business Wire) -- Accenture has been recognized with an HP Partner in Excellence Global Innovation Award for Cloud Computing at the 2013 HP Global Partner Conference. HP Partner in Excellence Award winners are selected by a panel of HP Alliance executives and presented to outstanding HP partners worldwide who have demonstrated exceptional business performance, achieved significant overall growth, have delivered innovative solutions to customers, or have demonstrated IT innovation through philanthropic activities in their local communities. The HP Partner in Excellence Global Innovation Award for Cloud Computing honors Accenture for demonstrating significant success with HP by implementinga Private Cloud solution for aglobal healthcare products client. “The HP Partner in Excellence Global Innovation Award for Cloud Computing is a testament to our proven track record of working together to generate dramatic business improvement and producing tangible results for our clients,” said Scott Harrison, global managing director, Alliances, Accenture. “Over the past 20 years, Accenture and HP have jointly designed and implementedstrategic solutions for our joint clients and it is rewarding to be recognized as a leader in delivering business results for our clients with HP.” “This cloud solution brought together Accenture expertise with the HP CloudSystem Matrix to create a superb greenfield Enterprise Data Warehouse. It isa great example of the importance of a joint partnership in the marketplace,” said Jesse Chavez, vice president, Worldwide Channel Sales and Alliances, HP. Additional information on the 2013 HP Global Partner Conference is available at https://h30599.www3.hp.com/. About Accenture Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with approximately 259,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world's most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. The company generated net revenues of US$27.9 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2012. Its home page is www.accenture.com. AccenturePeter Y. Soh, + 703-947-2571peter.y.soh@accenture.com