The extension of (NYSE: ACN) Accenture and Google Cloud’s global cooperation is intended to assist companies in better safeguarding their most important assets and enhancing security against ongoing cyber threats. Together, they are giving organisations the tools, reliable infrastructure, and security knowledge they need to develop resilient security programmes and keep faith in their readiness.
Since 2018, the two businesses have worked together to assist the biggest organisations in the world improve their operations fundamentally by utilising Google Cloud’s cutting-edge data analytics, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and cybersecurity technologies to create more secure digital cores.
Next Phase of the Partnership between Accenture and Google Cloud
The partnership’s upcoming phase will center on using security-specific generative artificial intelligence (AI) from Google Cloud to power Accenture’s new Managed Extended Detection and Response (MxDR) service, which is built to interface with other clouds and the most popular security technology platforms.
Accenture and Mandiant will deliver crisis management, incident response, and threat intelligence, combining the knowledge and resources of the two businesses into a single unified solution. Furthermore, the partnership will focus on providing complete, proactive cybersecurity services for companies using any cloud architecture or many clouds.
What Experts say?
“Enterprises are rapidly transforming, and they need cyber resilience at the core of their digital journeys to protect their businesses and grow with trust and confidence,” said Paolo Dal Cin, global leader of Accenture Security. “We’re combining the greatest knowledge, skills, and resources from Accenture Security, Google Cloud, and Mandiant to assist our clients in achieving the level of cyber resilience that their companies require in the current environment of cyber threats.
Our comprehensive cybersecurity services should offer a new level of cyber resilience with increased scale, speed, and efficacy when powered by generative AI.
“Accenture and Google Cloud share a vision for helping enterprises modernize their security positions by combining the most cutting-edge security technology with the top security experts in the world,” said Sunil Potti, GM and VP of cloud security at Google Cloud. With the support of Mandiant’s top threat intelligence, Chronicle’s world-class security operations, and new security-specific generative AI capabilities, Accenture’s new MxDR solution will help enterprises protect against the most advanced cyber threat actors.