Accenture has entered into an agreement with Predixion Software, a provider of collaborative predictive analytics software, to jointly develop advanced industry and process-specific analytics solutions for business users. The agreement is part of a strategic investment Accenture has made in Predixion Software.
The new solutions will embed predictive analytics models into existing enterprise software applications.
Accenture provides the capabilities in data science. Predixion will provide product development capabilities and technical skills on its predictive analytics platform to support the development of new solutions, which will be marketed to Accenture clients.
"We are pleased to join forces with Predixion Software to offer our clients' business users new intuitive data analytics and collaboration solutions," said Sajid Usman, global managing director of technology at Accenture Analytics, in a statement. "The end-to-end capabilities we're building will make it more cost-effective for our clients to turn data into insights, actions, and ultimately business outcomes. Our strategic investment in Predixion is part of our ongoing strategy of bringing capabilities to our clients that cover the full analytics value chain and help them achieve a return on their investments in analytics."