Accenture completes the Symantec acquisition

Accenture has completed its acquisition of the Symantec Cyber Security Services business from Broadcom. The acquisition enhances Accenture Security’s position as one of the world’s leading providers of managed security services, further boosting its ability to help organizations anticipate, detect and respond to cyber threats.

The Symantec Cyber Security Services business includes more than 300 employees around the world who serve organizations across a diverse range of industries, including financial services, utilities, health, government, communications, media, technology and retail.

Earlier, Accenture acquired Revolutionary Security, which is the latest in a series of acquisitions — including those of Context Information Security, Deja vu Security, iDefense, Maglan, Redcore, Arismore and FusionX — that demonstrate Accenture Security’s commitment to investing in and innovating advanced cybersecurity solutions.