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Accenture PLC Secures Website Modernization Contract

Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 07:00am EST 

Accenture PLC announced that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has awarded Accenture Federal Services a five-year, $13 million contract for architectural improvements and redesign of three public websites, online tools used frequently by the public, and the agency's employee intranet. Accenture's work will support ongoing initiatives at SEC to enhance technology infrastructure. Work on will include visual redesign, content management, web search engine optimization, user analytics and site security. Work under the contract includes improvements and upgrades to the SEC's, which helps investors conduct background checks on investment professionals and firms, understand key financial documents and learn to identify fraudulent offers. Improvements also will be made to the SEC's employee intranet - used by more than 3,800 internal users on the SEC network. Accenture also will transform public access to the SEC's Electronic Data Gathering and Retrieval (EDGAR) system, creating a new search tool with advanced options to make it easier to find specific disclosure documents. Investors use EDGAR to search more than 21 million disclosure documents.