Booz Allen Hamilton
Oct 26, 2017
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U.S. Army Awards Booz Allen a Basic Ordering Agreement (BOA) to Support the Army Cloud Computing Enterprise Transformation (ACCENT)

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The U.S. Army Program Executive Office Enterprise Information Systems (PEO EIS) spearheads, among other things, the Army's adoption of innovative network technologies to maintain open lines of communication at posts, camps and stations around the world. PEO EIS is looking to fulfill a demand for cloud-based IT infrastructure solutions able to shield global networks from cyberattack, and to deliver efficiencies. Booz Allen Hamilton was selected (NYSE: BAH) as a provider to support the Army's migration to commercial cloud computing capabilities. This Army Cloud Computing Enterprise Transformation (ACCENT) contract award has a ceiling value of $247.7M over three years.

"Migrating applications is more than a technical undertaking," said Booz Allen Hamilton Senior Vice President Bill Schuler. "It requires a real commitment to maximizing the benefits of cloud computing and achieving operational efficiencies, and a culture that backs up these principles. We are honored to expand our partnership with the U.S. Army in an effort to reduce the Army's cyberattack surface and eliminate vulnerabilities in the global network."

About Booz Allen Hamilton

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering, and innovation expertise.

With international headquarters in McLean, Virginia, the firm employs approximately 22,800 people globally, and had revenue of $5.41 billion for the 12 months ended March 31, 2016. To learn more, visit BoozAllen.com.

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