Accenture Acquires Arca to Beef up 5G, Cloud and Edge Compute Capabilities

Accenture, ARCA | November 21, 2020

Accenture Acquires Arca to Beef up 5G, Cloud and Edge Compute Capabilities
Accenture declared on Friday that it has struck an arrangement to purchase Madrid, Spain-based Arca to amplify its 5G, cloud and edge compute capacities.

Established in 1998, Arca works with network administrators, telco infrastructure organizations, and other huge associations to assist them with executing new digital technologies.

Arca gives multidisciplinary administrations to organize tasks — including exercises to design, plan, send, and oversee telecom foundation — that is upheld by an incorporated stage that computerizes network checking, upgrades measures, and predicts framework abnormalities. Those abilities will be joined with Accenture's SynOps stage to assist associations with rotating their working models to new kinds of revenue.

Frameworks integrator Accenture said Arca will build its capacity to give a designing, plan, sending, and activity of organization administrations across voice, video, data, video, fixed, mobile, 5G, and IoT. The arrangement will likewise support Dublin, Ireland-based Accenture's organization capacities, especially in 5G, across Spain and Portugal.

"5G, cloud and edge computing will usher in a new wave of change and innovation for businesses,” said Domingo Mirón, who leads Accenture’s business in Iberia, in a statement. “To realize their full potential, companies must act now to adopt the right strategy and build new business solutions enabled by network investments. By harnessing Arca’s expertise, this acquisition will strengthen our ability to help clients accelerate their 5G cloud network transformation from design through to deployment and operation.”

"Our vision at Arca has always been to be a reliable partner on any type of telecommunications project and differentiate what we do by innovative processes, deep expertise and unparalleled talent,” said Arca CEO César Cid, in a statement. “Joining Accenture will enable us to advance our successful journey exponentially, especially as we bring capabilities to a global scale and capitalize on the breadth and depth of Accenture’s expertise across nearly every industry and market.”

About ARCA:

Arca. offers a complete portfolio of services to help Communications Service Providers, Network Infrastructure Companies and Industry & Services Companies worldwide to deal with their telecommunication challenges. Arca is 650+ employees working together to offer the best in class Convergent Solutions for Industry and Network Integrated Solutions.

About Accenture:

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 506,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries.


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