Founded in 2017, the Accenture Pivotal Business Group (APBG) brings together Accenture’s worldwide scale, leadership and expertise with Pivotal's cloud-native platform and modern software development methodologies. APBG accelerates enterprise transformation, helping its clients apply cloud-native application development principals to build new and modernize existing applications on Pivotal Cloud Foundry. The results are increased innovation at scale and speed.
An important part of the APBG is the Columbus Innovation Hub in Columbus, Ohio. The innovation hub is dedicated space where APBG clients work side-by-side with Pivots and Pivotal-trained Accenture engineers, product managers and designers. At the innovation hub clients learn by doing, rapidly developing and deploying new, innovative products and migrating and modernizing existing applications on PCF. The Columbus Innovation Hub offers clients an immersive, transformational experience, unmatched in the industry.
The APBG works with enterprise clients to analyze application portfolios, plan modernization and migration strategies, and execute. Refactored and modernized applications land on Pivotal Cloud Foundry, where clients get the operational and developer productivity benefits of the platform and are well-positioned for hybrid-cloud and/or multi-cloud scenarios.
The APBG helps clients accelerate the delivery of new, innovative cloud-native applications and software with lean product, user centered design, and extreme programming methodologies combined with the automation and continuous integration/continuous delivery capabilities of PCF.
The APBG replicates Pivotal Labs capabilities, enabling clients on the platform by teaching them modern software development methodologies while developing real, production-grade applications. Working side-by-side with APBG’s world-class team of agile developers, product managers, and designers, teams learn cutting-edge technology and best practices the best way possible: by doing it.