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Intel’s Venkata Renduchintala Added to Accenture’s Board of Directors

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 16, 2018 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has named Venkata Renduchintala, currently chief engineering officer and president of the client and internet-of-things businesses and systems architecture at Intel (Nasdaq: INTC), to the audit committee of the former’s board of directors, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Renduchintala’s addition brings the number of the consulting firm’s …

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Accenture Survey Reflects Citizen Willingness to Use AI-Based Gov’t Services

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 19, 2018 — An Accenture (NYSE: ACN) survey has found that more than half of respondents across Australia, France, Germany, Singapore, the U.K. and the U.S. are open to use artificial intelligence-based government services, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday 54 percent of the 6,000-plus citizens polled …

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Accenture Federal Unit Eyes San Antonio SOC to Build Federal Cyber Portfolio

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 2, 2018 — Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal services business is set to open a security operations center in San Antonio, Texas, in efforts to provide cybersecurity services to federal agency customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. San Antonio Express-News reported that Accenture Federal Services sees San Antonio as a “critical” location …

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Accenture Unit to Help Update VA Loan Management System

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 9, 2018 — Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal services business will help the Department of Veterans Affairs update its loan management system at the VA Office of Information and Technology under a potential $29 million task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Thursday Accenture Federal Services will redesign …

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Accenture Unveils Boston Innovation Hub in Push for Partners’ Digital Transformation

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 18, 2018 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has established a new facility in Boston, Massachusetts, that will serve as an innovation center for partners that seek to transform their organizations in line with the digital economy, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the hub is part of …

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Accenture Wins Spot on Potential $500M USDA Shared Services Support BPA; Elaine Beeman Comments

Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal services business has secured a position under a potential five-year, $500 million blanket purchase agreement to support a shared services program at the Agriculture Department. Accenture Federal Services is one of nine contractors eligible to compete for task orders to help USDA’s Office of the Chief Financial …

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Report: Accenture to Help CBP Employ 5K Border Patrol Agents Under $297M Contract

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has won a potential five-year, $297 million contract to help the Customs and Border Protection recruit and employ 5,000 border patrol agents, the Los Angeles Times reported Sunday. CBP received five bids for the contract that also covers the recruitment of 2,000 customs officers and 500 employees for …

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Accenture Federal Services’ George Franz Earns Army Cyber Award

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 7, 2017 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) executive George Franz has secured recognition for his work in cybersecurity as a recipient of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association’s Saint Isidore Army Cyber Award, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. Franz, a managing director of Accenture Federal Services and former director of …

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Ed Meehan Promoted to Accenture Federal Business COO

Ed Meehan, formerly head of safety and citizen services portfolio at Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) federal services business, has been promoted to chief operating officer of that same unit. Meehan succeeds John Goodman, who took over as CEO of Accenture Federal Services on Nov. 20, the company reported. He said he …

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Accenture Partners With Quantum Computing Firm to Develop Analytics Capability

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 30, 2017 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into a strategic alliance and placed an investment with quantum computing software developer 1QBit in the former’s effort to advance quantum-based analytics technology, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the expanded partnership aims to help organizations generate intelligence to address …

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