Accenture and SAS
With more than a decade of successful partnering, Accenture and SAS enable organizations to use the power of analytics to seize growth opportunities, get precise answers to complex problems, and speed innovation and decision making. Hundreds of companies worldwide have benefited from Accenture's business analytics solutions, powered by SAS' pioneering analytics. Organizations are encouraged to visit Accenture Customer Showcase and Innovation Centers worldwide to see demonstrations of SAS Analytics in real-world scenarios. Accenture and SAS solution architects meet regularly to ensure alignment and support client needs. Our alliance helps clients in all industries – including financial services, high tech and the public sector – anticipate disruptive market and operational events and improve business performance at lower cost.
Our partnership with Accenture will help companies take their business results to the next level by applying predictive analytics and best practices to complex questions and decisions. Together we will deliver a high-performance analytic platform combined with management and industry expertise that is platform-independent, so organizations can leverage their existing IT infrastructure
The Accenture and SAS alliance focuses on industry analytics solutions including:
- Financial services: Banking (e.g., credit risk and fraud) and insurance (e.g., predictive claims processing)
- Health care analytics: Payer and provider (claims and care management) and pharmaceuticals (clinical data management analytics)
- Public service: Federal (e.g., cyber security) and human services/revenue (e.g., fraud/waste and error analytics)
Cross-industry functional solutions are planned for:
- Customer acquisition and retention
- Enterprise analytics
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. Read more about Accenture on its home page: accenture.com.