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Rob Zitz: Cloud, Analytics, AI to Supplement SSL Services in Gov’t Space Sector

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2017 — Rob Zitz, senior vice president and chief strategy officer of Space Systems Loral‘s government systems business, has said the company sees continued opportunities in the areas of in-orbit satellite servicing, small satellites and space robotics. He told ExecutiveBiz in an interview published Wednesday that …

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Microsoft Azure Available to Gov’t Customers Under CSRA’s IT Schedule 70 Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 10, 2017 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) has added Microsoft‘s (Nasdaq: MSFT) Azure cloud computing services to its offerings for federal agencies under the General Services Administration‘s IT Schedule 70 vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Azure suite is categorized under Special Item Number 132-40 and builds on …

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Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh: Cloud Key for Agencies to Manage IoT

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 2, 2017 — Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer of Dell EMC’s federal business, has said agencies can utilize cloud computing technology to manage the volumes of data generated from the Internet of Things, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. “Cloud provides federal agencies with the improved flexibility, scalability and storage capacity they …

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Deloitte Secures Accreditation as FedRAMP 3rd-Party Assessment Org

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 20, 2017 — Deloitte has received accreditation as a third-party assessment organization for the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program and will work to vet cloud computing services offered to the federal government, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Deloitte said Thursday the American Association of Laboratory Accreditation and the FedRAMP Program Management Office evaluated …

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Rob Davies, ViON EVP of Operations, Named to 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 15, 2017 — Rob Davies, executive vice president of operations at ViON, has been included in this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for his leadership in cloud management and agency teaming. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected by Executive …

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PARC’s Steve Hoover Named Xerox CTO; Jeff Jacobson Comments

Steve Hoover, CEO at Xerox‘s (NYSE: XRX) PARC subsidiary, has been named chief technology officer at the Norwalk, Connecticut-based document management and outsourcing company in a move that takes effect Jan. 1, 2017. Xerox said Wednesday Hoover will report to incoming Xerox CEO Jeff Jacobson and succeed Sophie Vandebroek, who is due to retire …

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Booz Allen CFO Ties $250M Aquilent Deal to ‘Vision 2020’ Digital Services Strategy

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) Chief Financial Officer Lloyd Howell characterized to investors Wednesday the firm’s pending $250 million acquisition of digital services contractor Aquilent announced Tuesday as a “tuck-in, capability-based” versus other large scale-focused transactions in the industry over the past year. Howell told attendees of the Credit Suisse Industrial Conference in Palm Beach, …

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CSRA to Manage VA Cloud Computing Portfolio Under $73M Contract 

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 2, 2016 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) has secured a four-year, $73 million contract to manage several cloud computing platforms to support veteran health benefits and service delivery programs across the Department of Veterans Affairs, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday it will oversee VA’s secure cloud computing services …

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Microsoft Offers Azure Government Usage Price Calculator

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 12, 2016 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has unveiled a new pricing tool that works to estimate the cost of using the Azure Government cloud computing platform, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. A Microsoft blog post published Tuesday said government agency users can use the tool to calculate their monthly bill …

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Finmeccanica-Led Group Wins $670M Italy Digital Security Contract; Mauro Moretti Comments

A consortium led by Finmeccanica has received a $669.7 million contract to supply digital security and security services to Italy’s public offices as part of an effort to standardize digital security in public administrations. The consortium that comprises IBM Italia and Fastweb won the contract through Italy’s central purchasing body Consip to provide cloud …

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