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April 27, 2017

Former U.S. Army General and Senior Intelligence Officer Mary A. Legere Joins Accenture Federal Services

ARLINGTON, Va.; Apr. 27, 2017 – Former U.S. Army senior intelligence officer Lieutenant General Mary A. Legere (Ret.) has joined Accenture Federal Services (AFS) as the managing director for national and defense intelligence business. Legere will bring Accenture’s global secure digital, mission analytics and agile development capabilities to national defense intelligence and cyber clients.
April 25, 2017

Accenture Awarded Contract to Bring Agile Services to TSA

ARLINGTON, Va.; Apr. 25, 2017 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS) has been awarded a contract by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to modernize, enhance and maintain over 70 TSA enterprise applications using Agile and DevOps software development practices. 
April 20, 2017

Accenture MBA Innovation Challenge Supports USA for UNHCR

NEW YORK; Apr. 20, 2017 – A group of MBA students from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business was selected to team with Accenture (ACN: NYSE) to provide pro-bono management consulting for the U.S. based nonprofit dedicated to raising funds and awareness for refugees and for the United Nations Higher Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). The team will have the opportunity to help implement their proposal for the nonprofit, USA for UNHCR.
April 17, 2017

Post and Parcel Organizations Have Opportunities to Turn Digital Investments into Financial Benefits, Accenture Research Finds

ARLINGTON, Va.; Apr.17, 2017 – Improving digital performance at post and parcel organizations is critical to successfully capturing the revenue potential created by the explosive growth of eCommerce and to compete effectively in an increasingly crowded delivery landscape, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
April 10, 2017

Most US Citizens Want Government Agencies to Strengthen Cyber Defense Mechanisms to Protect their Digital Data, Accenture Research Finds

WASHINGTON D.C.; Apr. 10, 2017 – More than three-quarters of U.S. citizens (79 percent) are concerned about the privacy and security of their personal digital data, and almost two-thirds (63 percent) say they would feel more confident if the government agencies and service providers with which they interact had stronger data-privacy and security policies, according to results of an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) survey of nearly 3,500 U.S. citizens. 
March 28, 2017

Accenture Awarded $232 Million Contract by GSA FEDSIM for U.S. Marshals’ Mission Modernization Program

ARLINGTON, Va.; Mar. 28, 2017 – Accenture Federal Services has been awarded a five-year, $232 million contract to help the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) implement its Mission Modernization Program, which will provide mobile capabilities and real-time decision-making with an enterprise data solution to improve data accessibility through an intuitive, user-centered design.
 
March 17, 2017

Everest Group Names Accenture as Top Leader in the 2017 PEAK Matrix Service Provider of the Year in Healthcare and Life Sciences

CHICAGO; Mar. 17, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named by Everest Group as the top leader in the 2017 PEAK Matrix Service Provider of the Year™ in healthcare and life sciences. The designation recognizes service providers who have demonstrated consistent leadership in the PEAK Matrix™ reports issued by Everest Group in the previous year. 
March 09, 2017

MoTC and Accenture Sign MOU to Power Smart Qatar Program ‘TASMU’ with Digital Innovation

DOHA, QATAR; Mar. 9, 2017 – At Qatar's biggest digital event, the QITCOM Exhibition and Conference, the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) and Accenture (NYSE: ACN), a leading global professional services company, signed an MOU to develop an Innovation Management Capability to source and apply digital technologies and social innovations. The MOU is part of the ambitious Smart Qatar program ‘TASMU’ that is designed to improve citizen outcomes and help drive economic diversification by harnessing technology and innovation. 
February 20, 2017

One in Four US Consumers Have Had Their Healthcare Data Breached, Accenture Survey Reveals

ORLANDO, Fla.; Feb.20, 2017 – One in four U.S. consumers (26 percent) have had their personal medical information stolen from technology systems, according to results of a survey from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) released today at HIMSS2017 in Orlando.
February 16, 2017

Citizen Satisfaction with Digital Government Services Doubles in Two Years, Accenture Report Shows

NEW YORK; Feb.16, 2017 – While U.S. citizens’ expectations for digital government increased by more than 15 percent over the past two years, their level of satisfaction with digital services available from government more than doubled over the same period, according to findings of an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) survey.