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Accenture Acquires Arca to Bolster its 5G Network Capabilities

businesswire | November 20, 2020

Accenture Acquires Arca to Bolster its 5G Network Capabilities
Accenture has procured Arca, a Spanish designing administrations organization with an attention on network tasks and business administrations. Its 640 workers will join Accenture in Spain.

Arca gives multidisciplinary administrations to arrange tasks — including exercises to design, plan, send, and oversee telecom foundation — upheld by an incorporated stage that robotizes network checking, streamlines measures and predicts framework irregularities. The blend of these capacities with Accenture's SynOps stage will propel Accenture's capacity to assist associations with turning working models to new wellsprings of development.

The procurement will strengthen Accenture's function as a vital accomplice for the designing, plan, arrangement and activity of organization administrations — voice, information, video, fixed, portable, 5G and IoT — for customers in the broadcast communications, modern, energy and framework ventures, among others. It will likewise improve the's organization abilities in Spain and Portugal, offering customers a thorough arrangement of change benefits across 5G network sending, designing, tasks and industry administrations.

“5G, cloud and edge computing will usher in a new wave of change and innovation for businesses,” said Domingo Mirón, who leads Accenture’s business in Iberia. “To realize their full potential, companies must act now to adopt the right strategy and build new business solutions enabled by network investments. By harnessing Arca’s expertise, this acquisition will strengthen our ability to help clients accelerate their 5G Cloud network transformation from design through to deployment and operation.”

Manish Sharma, bunch CEO of Accenture Operations, said "The change needed for mechanical areas to modernize frameworks, cycles, items and administrations may be conceivable with profound aptitude of the basic organizations that help these troublesome advances. Arca's tremendous involvement in network benefits completely supplements Accenture's procedure of driving imparted an incentive to customers through the cooperation of human creativity and advanced innovation. Together, we will assist customers with adjusting their working model, extend the abilities of their kin and drive advancement to open the maximum capacity of 5G."

Established in 1998, Arca has huge experience working with network administrators, telco framework administrations endeavors and other huge organizations to assist them with changing their business and cycles and actualize new interchanges advancements. Arca likewise offers business administrations, for example, deals uphold, examination, measure evaluation, provisioning and administration confirmation. The organization has 14 workplaces across Spain including Madrid, Valencia, Barcelona, Sevilla, Vigo and Malaga.

“Our vision at Arca has always been to be a reliable partner on any type of telecommunications project and differentiate what we do by innovative processes, deep expertise and unparalleled talent,” said César Cid, Arca’s CEO. “Joining Accenture will enable us to advance our successful journey exponentially, especially as we bring capabilities to a global scale and capitalize on the breadth and depth of Accenture’s expertise across nearly every industry and market.”

About Accenture

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 506,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities.

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