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PV Puvvada, Unisys SVP & Federal Systems President, Inducted Into 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 22, 2017 — PV Puvvada, a senior vice president at Unisys and president of its federal systems business, has been included in this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for his leadership in systems integration and information technology. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and …

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Dell EMC’s Steve Harris: Gov’t Turns to Software-Defined Tech Amid Rise of Data

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 17, 2017 — A Dell EMC-sponsored survey indicates that 64 percent of federal information technology leaders have noted their agencies using software-defined data centers due to factors such as agility, flexibility and efficiency, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the federal extension of its “State of IT Trends” report …

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Riverbed’s Davis Johnson: End-to-End Apps, Network Visibility Key to Federal IT Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 21, 2016 — A new Riverbed Technology survey has revealed that a majority of federal employees believe latency issues due to bandwidth-intensive applications negatively affect agency productivity, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. One in three federal employee respondents have stated that agencies take more than 24 hours to …

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Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh: Cybersecurity, Digital Transformation Top IT Trends in 2017

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 15, 2016 — Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer of Dell EMC‘s federal business, has said cybersecurity and digital transformation are two areas that will trend in the federal information technology sector in 2017 as the next administration takes office. Chehreh told ExecutiveBiz in an interview published Tuesday that cloud will have …

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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’

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

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

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

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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