The FINANCIAL — New contract will help Siemens accelerate its digital transformation and develop new data analytics and business intelligence solutions.
Siemens AG has awarded Accenture a five-year technology and services contract to run and maintain several of its digital managed services for data analytics and business intelligence.
The new project, part of a firm-wide digital and IT transformation effort at Siemens, represents a significant expansion of the ongoing collaboration between the two companies.
Siemens is accelerating its digital transformation with help from Accenture’s support for data analytics and business intelligence services around:
The development and support of initiatives for Siemens’ for data analytics and business intelligence infrastructure;
The establishment of new agile ways of working in the data analytics and business intelligence space that will help drive innovation;
The development of new analytics services; and
The creation of solutions and services to automate basic data analytics and business intelligence tasks through robotic process automation.
Accenture will also apply its artificial intelligence capabilities to develop data analytics and business intelligence solutions and services.
As part of the contract, Siemens has transferred to Accenture a skilled team of Siemens professionals responsible for the data analytics and business intelligence services of its corporate IT group.
With this new agreement Siemens and Accenture will continue and expand their relationship around BI that has been built over the last 20 years.