Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired CS Technology, a technology company that specializes in infrastructure transformation. CS Technology provides a wide range of cloud infrastructure engineering services, with expertise in infrastructure and cloud planning, critical facility design, data center, and contemporary workplace technology. The transaction’s terms were not disclosed.
The addition of CS Technology would boost Accenture Cloud First’s capabilities in infrastructure engineering. Accenture’s cloud services offering will be enhanced as a result of this, and customers will be able to take full use of the benefits that cloud and distributed edge computing platforms provide in order to maximize the return on their cloud investments.
The acquisition of CS Technology adds more than 100 professionals to Accenture with various accreditations in cloud, workplace, project management and engineering. Accenture’s Cloud First services are complemented and extended by these capabilities, which meet each client’s expanding demands for digital, cloud, and data center hosting, as well as hybrid working environments. CS Technology also offers specific talents to the table that sit at the crossroads of business strategy, technological innovation, and the mission-critical assets that provide and support those capabilities.
“Accenture’s acquisition of CS Technology expands the hybrid cloud infrastructure capabilities our clients need to become cloud-first enterprises and realize value faster,” said Karthik Narain, global lead of Accenture Cloud First. “The emerging applications of tomorrow require a range of technologies across the cloud continuum. Companies must evolve their technology infrastructure in a compressed timeframe, which requires moving quickly and with confidence. The addition of CS Technology better positions Accenture Cloud First to design and execute fit-for-purpose, hybrid cloud strategies that achieve measurable business outcomes.”
New York, London, Melbourne, Sydney
CS Technology was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in New York. It also has operations in London, Melbourne, and Sydney. With a mission to improve the return on people, process, and technology investments, the firm offers a comprehensive suite of strategy to execution services in the areas of data center, cloud, modern workplace, and operational models.
CS Technology presently works with Fortune 2000 companies in a variety of industries, including financial services, retail, and pharmaceuticals. OEMs, data center providers, and major cloud providers are all important ecosystem partners for CS Technology.
Accenture’s cloud-first’s infrastructure engineering skills will be bolstered by the inclusion of CS Technology. Accenture’s cloud services offering will be enhanced as a result of this, and customers will be able to take full use of the benefits that cloud and distributed edge computing platforms provide in order to maximize the return on their cloud investments.
“For nearly 30 years, our CS Technology team has delivered transformative technology strategies and solutions that are married to our clients’ business outcomes, which is a requisite capability in the age of digital,” said John Rosato, chief executive officer of CS Technology. “Joining the Accenture team will collectively elevate our position as trusted advisors to our largest clients. Our deep specialization and experience will be magnified through this acquisition and will enable us to better deliver on our clients’ complex cloud, data center, workplace and operating challenges.”
Powered by 70,000 cloud professionals and a $3 billion investment over the next three years, the Accenture Cloud First group brings together depth and breadth of cloud expertise, industry cloud solutions, ecosystem partner capabilities and assets that would help clients realize greater value from cloud at speed and scale.