Accenture takes to the pitch
Published 26/01/2012 | 05:00
THE RBS 6 Nations has announced Accenture as its Official Technology Partner for the 2012 and 2013 rugby championships.
As the Technology Partner, Accenture is delivering the official RBS 6 Nations Championship mobile app.
The app is available free in the App Store for iPhone, providing fans with access to team news, stats, video highlights and up-to-the-minute scores throughout the championship.
Six Nations' CEO John Feehan said: "Through a collaborative contract with Accenture, we have been able to deliver the new mobile app ahead of this year's first championship game on Saturday, February 4, between France and Italy.
"The app will provide broadcasters, journalists, coaches and rugby fans with the latest news, such as team line-ups and live text commentary throughout the championship.
"We look forward to a very productive and successful relationship with Accenture," he added.