Accenture, Altran and Tieto will provide IT services to the European Agency for Large-Scale IT Systems (eu-LISA) across agency locations in Brussels, Strasbourg and Tallinn.
Accenture said eu-LISA will enhance its IT architecture, increase its operational capabilities and have IT services for its customers around the world with this consortium.
Technology services will include application development, biometric system maintenance and network and data storage enhancements.
The contracts were awarded after a competitive tendering process and under two different lots, each for two years with a possible two-year extension.
In addition, Accenture and Altran bid for Lot 1, comprising services for eu-LISA’s Strasbourg and Brussels locations.
Meanwhile, Accenture and Tieto jointly bid for Lot 2, comprising services for eu-LISA’s Tallinn location.
This apart, Accenture will also provide overall program management services across all locations.
“This collaboration with Accenture and Tieto is part of our company’s business strategy and brings a new dimension to our offering to EU clients,” said William Rozé, CEO of Altran France.
“Tieto has vast experience working with governments and large public service institutions and has extensive expertise across a wide range of ICT services,” said Anneli Heinsoo, CEO of Tieto.