Home / Search Results for: Accenture

Search Results for: Accenture

Accenture, Thales Unveil Blockchain Tech for Supply Chain Security at Farnborough Air Show

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 17, 2018 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has collaborated with Thales to demonstrate a blockchain-based supply chain security system at the Farnborough Air Show that runs through July 22 in England, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The platform, which is based on Linux‘s Hyperledger Fabric project, is designed to detect, …

Read More »

Former CSRA EVP George Batsakis Named Accenture Defense & Intell Practice Head; Batsakis Interviewed

George Batsakis, formerly an executive vice president at CSRA, has been appointed head of the defense and intelligence practice at Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal services business. He will oversee the development and delivery of technology platforms to government clients that include the departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs, Accenture announced last week. John …

Read More »

Accenture: Majority of Aerospace & Defense Companies Plan Blockchain Adoption by 2021

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 14, 2018 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has found in a study that 86 percent of aerospace and defense companies intend to apply blockchain technologies into their corporate systems over the next three years, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the “Launchpad to Relevance: Aerospace & …

Read More »

Accenture Federal Services’ Mary Legere Earns Recognition for Defense Tech Leadership

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 21, 2018 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) federal services business executive Mary Legere has been honored with Women in Technology’s Women in Defense Technology Leadership Award in recognition of her work in the defense sector, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said the retired U.S. Army lieutenant general and …

Read More »

Accenture Federal Services Recognized for National Guard, Reserve Employee Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 18, 2018 — Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) federal services unit has been named with the “Above and Beyond” award by a Defense Department support group for providing non-mandated benefits to employees who also serve in the National Guard and Reserve, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Mark Hild, senior manager at …

Read More »

Navy Adds Accenture’s Federal Arm, Booz Allen to $980M Audit IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has selected Accenture Federal Services (NYSE: ACN) and Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) as additional awardees on a potential five-year, $980 million contract to support the Department of the Navy‘s Financial Improvement and Audit Readiness program. Eight offers were submitted to the Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »