Global professional services provider Accenture Plc (NYSE: CAN) has agreed to purchase DayNine, a human resources consulting and deployment services provider. The deal, for undisclosed terms, expands Accenture cloud-based offerings.
Pleasanton, California-based DayNine specializes in implementing human resources software and payroll services developed by Workday Inc. (NYSE: WDAY). With the acquisition, DayNine employees will join Accenture’s existing Workday group, and the combined division will be led by DayNine CEO Tim Ramos. The target boasts 14 offices across the U.S., Europe and Asia, DayNine’s and serves customers in a wide range of industries.