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Accenture’s Valerie Armbrust: Tech Can Aid Child Welfare Case Mgmt

Valerie Armbrust, managing director of North America child services at Accenture (NYSE: ACN), said that an outcome-based service delivery model that employs technology could help child welfare personnel as they work to protect children from abuse and neglect. Taking a more personal approach “isn’t about simply deploying better or faster …

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Accenture Federal Services Invests $5M, Opens Jobs Under San Antonio Expansion Project

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 4, 2019 — Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal business is expanding its Advanced Technology Center operations and presence in San Antonio through a $5M investment and 500 new job opportunities in the region, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday Accenture Federal Services will work to hire …

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Tyler Technologies Inks $185M Cash Deal to Buy MicroPact; Lynn Moore Quoted

Public sector software provider Tyler Technologies (NYSE: TYL) has agreed to purchase MicroPact from Arlington Capital Partners for approximately $185M in cash in a move to broaden its footprint in the federal government sector. Plano, Texas-based Tyler said Friday the companies expect to close the transaction on March 15, subject …

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Accenture to Develop Web-Enabled ERP System for Air Force HR Processes

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 28, 2018 — Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal business will work to update the U.S. Air Force’s personnel management operations under a potential $49.4M task order for the Air Force Integrated Personnel and Pay System, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Thursday Accenture Federal Services will deploy a …

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Nicolas Nowinski Joins ViON as IT, Security VP; Tom Frana Quoted

Nicolas Nowinski, formerly a technical architect at Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT), has joined ViON as vice president of information technology and security. “Nicolas understands how best to blend IT with business strategy, which is an important set of skills that mirrors how our customers and all modern organizations are approaching IT,” Tom …

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David Rowland Named Accenture Interim CEO; KC McClure Appointed CFO

David Rowland, a 35-year Accenture (NYSE: ACN) veteran, has been appointed to serve as CEO of the global professional services contractor on an interim basis. He succeeds Pierre Nanterme, who resigned the post due to health issues and intends to support his successor in an advisory role, the company said Friday. …

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Brian Cunningham Named Salesforce Public Sector Strategic Account Exec

Brian Cunningham, a former senior manager at Accenture (NYSE: ACN), has joined Salesforce (NYSE: CRM) as strategic account executive of the cloud services provider’s public sector business, FedHealthIT reported Thursday. Before Accenture, he served in business development positions at Performix Consulting and Technatomy. He previously worked as director of business capture at Ultra …

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Accenture’s Dominic Delmolino Discusses IT Modernization Challenges Following Report

Accenture reported on Monday that the IT modernization of U.S. federal agencies has accelerated in 2018, but still faces significant challenges. The State of Federal IT 2018 report revealed that only 47 percent of IT decisionmakers believe their efforts contributed to mission agility. In addition, only 39 percent transform mission …

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Accenture Study Reveals Continued Federal IT Modernization Challenges

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 19, 2018 — A new Accenture (NYSE: ACN) report has found that many federal information technology executives experience continued challenges in their efforts to modernize IT, particularly in the alignment of technology priorities with mission objectives, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The professional services firm said Monday its State …

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Accenture Federal Services Hires Johns Hopkins APL’s Ian McCulloh as Chief Data Scientist

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 1, 2018 — Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal services business has appointed Ian McCulloh, formerly chief scientist at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, as chief data scientist within the company’s analytics and applied intelligence practice, ExecutiveGov reported Wednesday. The U.S. Army veteran, who has also worked as …

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