Accenture working with Michelin on new mobility-focused business

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) said it is collaborating with Michelin Group to create a new business focused on delivering mobility solutions to its customers through the use of the Accenture Cloud Platform and a wide range of solutions offered on a pay-per-use basis.

Michelin is designing, developing and marketing a new generation of mobility-enabled solutions targeted at business customers who manage fleets of vans, trucks and earthmoving equipment. These solutions will help manage areas such as fuel efficiency, tire management and vehicle productivity solutions.

Using the Accenture Cloud Platform for hosting and monitoring, Accenture can rapidly provision the infrastructure to automate the processes required to execute client contracts.

Accenture and Michelin started work in May 2012 to create the technology infrastructure and capabilities needed to launch Michelin Solutions brand.

Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with 266,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Its home page is www.accenture.com

Michelin Solutions is Michelin´s newest business, founded in 2012 to design, develop and market innovative solutions beyond tires. Its home page is: www.michelin-solutions.com