News : Gartner Positions Accenture as a Leader in the 2016 Magic Quadrant
New York March, 2016 -- Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned in the "Leaders" quadrant by Gartner in the February 2016 "Magic Quadrant for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, North America1" evaluated for its Accenture Life Insurance & Annuity Platform (ALIP).
The Gartner Magic Quadrant evaluated 15 vendors that provide policy administration systems for individual and group life and annuity products targeted at life insurers in North America on two primary criteria – "completeness of vision" and "ability to execute." Accenture is positioned the furthest for "completeness of vision" and is one of two companies positioned as leaders for "ability to execute."
"We are delighted to be recognized by Gartner as a leader in this market landscape," said Shay Alon, global managing director of Life & Annuity Software at Accenture. "The continued adoption of Accenture Life Insurance & Annuity Platform, as evidenced by our growing and active client base, is a testament to our ongoing investment plan in the platform. We are committed to delivering enhancements and innovation in our products and helping our clients meet the new demands of the digital economy."
Posted by Laura Collins, Editorial Management
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Published: Wednesday, March 30, 2016