Booz Allen tapped for Navy cost reduction

MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 24 (UPI) -- The U.S. Navy's Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command has picked Booz Allen Hamilton to help reduce acquisition and operating costs of communications systems.

Saudis and allies build cyberwar defenses

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- Saudi Arabia's Aramco says it's the target of a cyberwar campaign as Persian Gulf states build defenses against attacks like the one that knocked out Aramco computers.

Booz Allen completes acquisition of DSES

MCLEAN, Va., Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Booz Allen Hamilton has enhanced its engineering and technology services capabilities with the acquisition of Defense Systems Engineering and Support.

Booz Allen receives NGA task orders

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 18 (UPI) -- The U.S. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has given Booz Allen Hamilton eight major task orders for management and technical services.

Booz Allen acquiring division of ARINC

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. has announced a definitive agreement to acquire the Defense Systems Engineering & Support division of ARINC.

Booz Allen opens U.A.E. headquarters

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- U.S. consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton officially opened a MENA regional headquarters as part of an effort to grow its business in the area.

Veracity Engineering gets FAA award

WASHINGTON, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration's efforts to adopt a next-generation communications infrastructure will be aided by Veracity Engineering.

CSC giving Army C4ISR logistics support

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Sept. 13 (UPI) -- Technology solutions company CSC is to provide C4ISR logistics support to the U.S. Army under a two-year, $220 million task order.

U.S. firm to support Saudi navy

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Aug. 9 (UPI) -- Saudi Arabia's navy is to receive a broad range of support and training services from Booz Allen Hamilton under a $23 million contract.

Booz Allen set for Kuwait operations

MCLEAN, Va., May 30 (UPI) -- U.S. consulting and management firm Booz Allen Hamilton is expanding into Kuwait to provide specialist services to government and commercial clients.

Booz Allen, Air Force reach exclusion deal

MCLEAN, Va., April 16 (UPI) -- A Booz Allen Hamilton office can now compete for U.S. Air Force contracts following its removal from the U.S. government's Excluded Parties List System.

Booz Allen starts cybernetwork

MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 18 (UPI) -- A network of cybersecurity centers and stations for U.S. government and industry has been established by Booz Allen Hamilton.

Booz Allen aids in U.S. Army training

MCLEAN, Va., Dec. 21 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army's Maneuver Center or Excellence for infantry and armor training is to receive support services from Booz Allen Hamilton of Virginia.

Booze Allen to support Army training

MCLEAN, Va., Aug. 4 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army has given a prime contract to Booz Allen Hamilton for mission services in support of the Army Training Support Center.

AntiSec Hackers view military e-mails

MCLEAN, Va., July 12 (UPI) -- A U.S. defense contractor won't comment on a claim by the hacker group AntiSec that it infiltrated the firm's servers containing military e-mail addresses.
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Booz Allen Hamilton
Vice president of the Global Strategic Security Division, Booz Allen Hamilton Harold Hongju Koh testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing on the wartime executive power and the National Security Agency's surveillance authority, in Washington on February 28, 2006. (UPI Photo/Kevin Dietsch)

Booz Allen Hamilton NYSE: BAH, or more commonly Booz Allen, is an American public consulting firm headquartered in McLean, Fairfax County, Virginia, with 80 other offices throughout the United States. Ralph Shrader is its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. The firm was founded by Edwin Booz in Chicago circa 1914. It is listed as number 438 in the 2011 Fortune 500.

Booz Allen is a defense and homeland security contractor for the US federal government. Booz Allen’s services include strategy design, operations improvement, information technology work, systems engineering, organizational change efforts, modeling and simulation, program management, specialist staff augmentation, assurance and resilience, and economic and business analysis.

As of August 2008, what was formerly Booz Allen Hamilton’s parent company (which used the Booz Allen name itself) divided in two. The Booz Allen Hamilton moniker was retained by the half focusing on U.S. governmental matters, with Booz & Company taking sole control of its commercial strategy and international portfolio. Booz Allen Hamilton is majority owned by private equity firm The Carlyle Group, while Booz & Company is owned and operated as a partnership. On November 17th, 2010 Booz Allen's shares of common stock began trading at the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol BAH.

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