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CSRA Opens New Louisiana Tech Facility for Gov’t IT Services


TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 17, 2016 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) has established a new technology facility in Bossier City, Louisiana, that will work to provide information technology services to the company’s government customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the Integrated Technology Center will employ more than 800 college …

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F5’s Randy Wood: Federal IT Security Should Focus on ‘Fundamentals’

Randy Wood

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 7, 2016 — Randy Wood, vice president of federal sales at F5 Networks (Nasdaq: FFIV), has urged federal information technology leaders to adopt a “zero trust” cybersecurity model, measures to address network performance limitations and network perimeter security, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. “To be most effective in government cybersecurity, …

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Carahsoft’s John Lee: FedRAMP Accelerated Success to be Determined With Adoption Rate, Other Metrics

John Lee

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 22, 2016 — John Lee, vice president for cloud services at Carahsoft Technology, has outlined the impact of the General Services Administration‘s initiative to accelerate the authorization process for cloud service providers under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Lee wrote in a blog post …

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Dell’s Cameron Chehreh: Hybrid Cloud Best for Agencies to Update IT Infrastructure

Cameron Chehreh

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 21, 2016 — Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer of Dell‘s federal business, has said legacy applications are a key challenge to agency chief information officers as they work to lead information technology modernization efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Chehreh told MeriTalk in an interview published Monday that federal CIOs should adopt incremental strategies …

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CSRA’s Larry Prior: Cyber, Cloud Part of Federal IT Focus in Next US Administration


TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2016 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) President and CEO Larry Prior has said the next U.S. president should include the modernization of the federal information technology infrastructure among the administration priorities, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Prior, an inductee into Executive Mosaic‘s Wash100 for 2016, told CRN in an interview published …

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Unisys Survey Notes Digital Gov’t Program Support, Concerns; Casey Coleman Comments

Casey Coleman

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2016 — A survey sponsored by Unisys (NYSE: UIS) indicates that 69 percent of respondents from the federal, state and local governments support digital government programs, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Thursday respondents have expressed concerns over potential security risks and the lack of staff expertise as challenges to digital government …

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Deloitte’s Robin Lineberger, Unisys’ Casey Coleman Lead PSC Study on Federal CTO Roles


TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 16, 2016 — Robin Lineberger of Deloitte and Casey Coleman of Unisys (NYSE: UIS) have led a study by the Professional Services Council on the various roles of federal chief technology officers as they work to drive innovation at agencies, Executive Gov reported Wednesday. PSC said Tuesday Lineberger …

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Salesforce Ventures Invests in Phase One Consulting Group; Dave Rey Comments

Dave Rey

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 6, 2016 — The corporate investment arm of Salesforce (NYSE: CRM) has provided funds to support Phase One Consulting Group‘s federal business particularly in the field of federal information technology, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Phase One said Thursday Salesforce Ventures was one of the participating investors in the consulting company’s latest …

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Survey: Fed IT Decision-Makers Cite Cyber, Cost Concerns With Legacy IT; Dell’s Steve Harris Comments

Steve Harris

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 19, 2016 — A Dell-sponsored study by PSB has found that 70 percent of federal information technology decision-makers revealed their agencies still rely on legacy computer systems while more than 50 percent still use obsolete operating systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Dell said Tuesday the State of IT Trends 2016 study surveyed …

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Phacil in CRN’s 2016 Fast Growth 150 for 4th Year; Mehdi Cherqaoui Comments

Mehdi Cherqaoui

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 15, 2016 — Phacil has received recognition from CRN as one of the 2016 Fast Growth 150 companies for its revenue growth from 2013 to 2015, GovCon Executive reported Friday. The company said Aug. 8 this is the fourth year that it has been included in the list by …

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