IT services provider Accenture and SOASTA decided to work together to provide digital performance management solutions.
The agreement is expected to allow clients to increase end-to-end performance of their web sites and mobile applications.
“The speed of digital and mobile is a game-changer, leading businesses to embrace agile, high velocity application development,” said Paul Daugherty, chief technology officer, Accenture.
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Under the deal, Accenture will recommend its enterprise clients to advise SOASTA on their product roadmaps. Accenture will also become a reseller for SOASTA products and will provide solution development support.
Tom Lounibos, CEO and co-founder, SOASTA said performance is critical and providing a better customer experience is the only way to win in the hyper-competitive online marketplace.
In addition, Accenture has made a minority investment in SOASTA. Terms of Accenture’s investment were not disclosed.
On Tuesday, Accenture has launched Accenture Intelligent Patient Platform, designed to support the healthcare system. The platform, which is a suite of integrated cloud-based, analytics-driven technologies, will enable life sciences companies to provide complete awareness of illness and treatments to patients.