Accenture Federal puts 'scaffolding in place' to integrate Cognosante

Accenture Federal Services will use Cognosante as the foundation for a new health practice and continue leaning on commercial tech partnerships to drive innovation, CEO John Goodman tells us.

Accenture touts $127M Army cloud migration award

The Army is looking to transition its IT assets out from a network of data centers into an enterprise multi-cloud environment.

Tech, strategy and financial leadership moves across the market

Within that realm of technology, one of the market's largest companies appoints a new leader for its artificial intelligence practice.

Deloitte backs off SHARKCAGE protest

Accenture can now begin working on the $789 million Navy cybersecurity contract after Deloitte withdrew its challenge.

Accenture's federal arm to acquire Cognosante

Accenture Federal Services is also creating a new health portfolio through this addition of 1,500 people to its team.

Agriculture chooses three dozen for cloud integration pacts

This is the initial batch of awards for Stratus, a centralized mechanism to further drive cloud computing adoption across the department.

Accenture Federal, Google open AI center of excellence

The partnership is focused on helping agencies modernize their citizen services.

Energy chooses 14 companies for $900M data collection contract

Awardees will work with the agency responsible for compiling statistics and analysis on all aspects of energy for the federal government.

DLA chooses 10 for $92.5M transformation support pact

The Defense Logistics Agency will use this blanket purchase agreement to acquire support for managing its programs.

Deloitte fights for another shot at $789M SHARKCAGE cyber contract

The company is challenging the Navy's evaluation of proposals and selection of a rival for the cybersecurity contract.

Accenture's federal arm wins $789M Navy cyber contract

Navy leaders see the future SHARKCAGE environment as having a single set of system resources that work in the same security domain on shores and out at sea.

Accenture's federal arm promotes new BD leader

Brian Hobbs joined Accenture Federal Services through its acquisition of Novetta in 2021.

Accenture Federal promotes new human resources chief

Lisa Sherhart will succeed Susann Bresnahan, who is wrapping up a 45-year career at the company.

Tech, operational and manufacturing exec moves across the market

Also this week: a global commercial provider of data security products makes additions to its public sector leadership team.

Google centers public sector strategy on alliances with integrators

This global tech giant's relationships with Accenture's federal subsidiary and Deloitte help show how partnering strategies are evolving in the government market.

Accenture's federal arm seeks to be all over the full tech lifecycle

Accenture Federal Services' acquisition of Novetta in 2021 brought in new technology and ideas for how to approach integration, a mindset that is arguably needed as cloud computing and artificial intelligence further take hold.

Energy teases massive IT services recompete in information request

The department is gathering market research for the recompete of its $10 billion blanket purchase agreement that covers the bulk of IT support services acquisition activity.