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Summary:Sarah Arnott reports that UK energy giant Centrica has kicked Accenture off a £400m IT project. According the the article, Accenture was almost a year behind schedule on this project, which includes both Siebel and SAP components.

Sarah Arnott reports that UK energy giant Centrica has kicked Accenture off a £400m IT project. According the the article, Accenture was almost a year behind schedule on this project, which includes both Siebel and SAP components.

From the article:

Centrica says it will continue to use Accenture for warranty work, but will carry out the project management itself.

"Warranty work"?? Sounds like Centrica is taking the big stuff in-house, and leaving Accenture to clean up their own mess and fix their own bugs. Bummer for Accenture, who by the way refused to comment for the article.

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Topics: Hardware

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