Accenture, Vlocity Expand Partnership for Cloud Packages on Salesforce

Accenture and Vlocity Expand Partnership

Summary of article by Chris Preimesberger for eWeek

The Partnership Includes a Coordinated Approach to the Delivery, Enablement, Systems Integration and Marketing of Industry-Specific Cloud Applications for Enterprises in Several Industries.

Accenture, the $35 billion-per-year IT consulting company with more than 425,000 employees in 120 countries that influences just about all tech sectors, made a trio of announcements Nov. 7 at Dreamforce 2017 in San Francisco.

The most important involved an expanded strategic alliance with Vlocity, an industry cloud provider that features omnichannel and industry-specific cloud and mobile solutions on the Salesforce Customer Success Platform.

Vlocity is one of Salesforce’s fastest-growing independent software vendor (ISV) partners and was recently recognized by Forbes as a 2017 Top 100 cloud company.

The partnership includes a coordinated approach to the delivery, enablement, systems integration and marketing of industry-specific cloud applications for enterprises in industries consisting of including communications and media, insurance, health insurance and the public sector, Accenture said.