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What does ACES stand for?

ACES stands for Access Certificates for Electronic Services

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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The staying power of our offerings is derived from production experience and certification as an authorized certificate authority for the Department of Defense External Certificate Authority (ECA), GSA Access Certificates for Electronic Services (ACES), Transportation Workers Identification Card (TWIC), Federated Identity Cross Credentialing (FiXs) and the GSA Shared Service Provider (SSP) Program.
GAO was requested to follow up this work by (1) determining the status of federal PKI activities, including initiatives planned or under way at 24 major federal departments and agencies, as well as the status and planned activities of the Federal Bridge Certification Authority (FBCA) and Access Certificates for Electronic Services (ACES) programs, and (2) identifying challenges encountered by the 24 agencies in implementing PKI initiatives since the 2001 report was issued.
In connection with an agreement between ORC and Wave, Wave expects ORC to provide federal government authorized Access Certificates for Electronic Services (ACES) capability, in combination with Wave's Embassy(R) Trust Suite secure software technology for use with compliant public key infrastructures.
The project represents the first broad-scale use of Access Certificates for Electronic Services (ACES) credentials for federal employees, enabling secure and trusted government-to-government (G2G) transactions as well as government-to-business (G2B) transactions between HHS employees and contractors.