Halliburton Forms Strategic Agreement With Microsoft and Accenture to Advance Digital Capabilities
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Under the agreement, Halliburton will complete its move to cloud-based digital platforms and strengthen its customer offerings by:
- Enhancing real-time platforms for expanded remote operations,
Improving analytics capability with the
Halliburton Data Lakeutilizing machine learning and artificial intelligence, and
- Accelerating the deployment of new technology and applications, including SOC2 compliance, for Halliburton’s overall system reliability and security.
“The strategic agreement with
“Moving to the cloud allows companies to create market-shaping customer offerings and drive tangible business outcomes,” said
The agreement also enables the migration of all Halliburton physical data centers to Azure, which delivers enterprise-grade cloud services at global scale and offers sustainability benefits. Accenture will work closely with
“Building a digital core and scaling quickly across a business is only possible with a strong foundation in the cloud,” said
The companies expect to complete the staged migration by 2022.
Founded in 1919, Halliburton is one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the energy industry. With approximately 50,000 employees, representing 140 nationalities in more than 80 countries, the company helps its customers maximize value throughout the lifecycle of the reservoir – from locating hydrocarbons and managing geological data, to drilling and formation evaluation, well construction and completion, and optimizing production throughout the life of the asset. Visit the company’s website at www.halliburton.com. Connect with Halliburton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. With 513,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at www.accenture.com.
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