▾ G11 Media Network: | ChannelCity | ImpresaCity | SecurityOpenLab | GreenCity | Italian Channel Awards | Italian Project Awards | ...
InnovationOpenLab

Accenture Federal Services Wins Transportation Security Administration Blanket Purchase Agreement with $170 Million Ceiling Value

Accenture Federal Services has been awarded a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Security Operations (SO) Flexible Agile Scalable Teams (FAST) Blanket Purchase Agreement with a ceiling value...

Business Wire

Company to Deliver Flexible Agile Scalable Teams (FAST) Support Services

ARLINGTON, Va.: Accenture Federal Services has been awarded a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Security Operations (SO) Flexible Agile Scalable Teams (FAST) Blanket Purchase Agreement with a ceiling value of $170 million.

TSA SO is responsible for security of the nation’s transportation systems to ensure freedom of movement for people and commerce, including checkpoint and baggage screening at approximately 440 airports in the U.S. and oversight of more than 280 airports globally. TSA SO is also responsible for ensuring all modes of transportation, including freight railroad, passenger rail, mass transit, maritime, and pipelines comply with domestic and global regulatory requirements.

To support the U.S. federal government’s “Cloud First” and “Mobile First” initiatives, Accenture Federal Services will deliver state-of-the-art Agile design, development, testing, and maintenance capabilities to help TSA SO enhance existing custom and platform-based applications, and to introduce mobile and cloud computing technologies.

“Our work on Flexible Agile Scalable Teams (FAST) marks the next step in Accenture Federal Services’ valued, decades-long support of the Transportation Security Administration,” said Accenture Federal Services Managing Director and TSA Lead, Anthony Pinheiro. “As we kick-off this new chapter, we look forward to using Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) technologies to help TSA Security Operations operate with greater efficiency and enhanced business value.”

In recent years, Accenture Federal Services has also been awarded contracts to support TSA’s Vetting and Credentialing Systems and the modernization of the agency’s Secure Flight prescreening program.

The period of performance on FAST award is five years.

Accenture Federal Services is a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN).

About Accenture Federal Services 
Accenture Federal Services is a leading US federal services company and subsidiary of Accenture LLP. We empower the federal government to solve challenges, achieve greater outcomes, and build a digital core that is agile, smart, and secure. Our 14,000 people are united in a shared purpose to advance our clients’ mission-critical priorities that make the nation stronger and safer, and life better for people. We draw out the best of Accenture’s global network in nearly every industry, bringing proven commercial innovation to solutions built with advanced R&D, emerging technologies, and human-centered design at speed and scale. Together, we help clients create lasting value for their workforce, customers, and partners and make a difference for the country and our communities. See how we make change that matters at accenturefederal.com.

About Accenture 
Accenture is a leading global professional services company that helps the world’s leading businesses, governments and other organizations build their digital core, optimize their operations, accelerate revenue growth, and enhance citizen services—creating tangible value at speed and scale. We are a talent and innovation led company with 742,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Technology is at the core of change today, and we are one of the world’s leaders in helping drive that change, with strong ecosystem relationships. We combine our strength in technology with unmatched industry experience, functional expertise, and global delivery capability. We are uniquely able to deliver tangible outcomes because of our broad range of services, solutions and assets across Strategy & Consulting, Technology, Operations, Industry X and Accenture Song. These capabilities, together with our culture of shared success and commitment to creating 360° value, enable us to help our clients succeed and build trusted, lasting relationships. We measure our success by the 360° value we create for our clients, each other, our shareholders, partners, and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

Fonte: Business Wire

If you liked this article and want to stay up to date with news from InnovationOpenLab.com subscribe to ours Free newsletter.

Related news

Last News

Axyon AI: Italian Artificial Intelligence for Finance applications

Axyon AI offers an AI platform specifically designed for asset management, with several interesting strengths for those approaching machine/deep learning…

Italian Artificial Intelligence tackles medical emergencies at sea

Mermaid-AI is a telehealth platform at sea based on a visor equipped with an AR, medical Artificial Intelligence algorithms, satellite communications…

Gyala: a new "Made in Italy" cybersecurity

With a proven track record in the defence field, Gyala now also brings its cybersecurity technologies to the wider enterprise audience

ITALIAN PROJECT AWARDS 2023: the best IT projects of the year, awarded

Now in its third edition, the initiative is targeted at the ICT professional world and honours projects based on innovative ideas and technologies, realised…

Most read

Sheba Microsystems Welcomes MEMS Technology Leader and Entrepreneur Matt…

Sheba Microsystems Inc. (Sheba) a global leader in MEMS technologies, today announced the appointment of Matt Crowley as Senior Strategic Advisor. Matt…

Worldwide Public Cloud Services Revenues Grew 19.9% Year Over Year in…

#AWS--Worldwide revenue for the public cloud services market totaled $669.2 billion in calendar year 2023, an increase of 19.9% compared to 2022, according…

Maximus Supports Provider Module Certification for Ohio Department of…

Maximus, a leading employer and provider of government services worldwide, today announced that its state client, the Ohio Department of Medicaid, has…

Axyon AI: Italian Artificial Intelligence for Finance applications

Axyon AI offers an AI platform specifically designed for asset management, with several interesting strengths for those approaching machine/deep learning…

Newsletter signup

Join our mailing list to get weekly updates delivered to your inbox.

Sign me up!