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GovCon Wire’s Weekly Roundup: Blockchain’s Impact on Industry & More

Weekly Roundup May 8 – May 12 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson It’s been nearly a decade since Satoshi Nakamoto first dreamt up the core component of the technology known as blockchain – the decentralized, digital currency Bitcoin has evolved …

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AT&T to Deploy IBM Mobile Device Mgmt Tech at Interior Dept; Mike Leff Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 11, 2017 — AT&T (NYSE: T) will help the Interior Department secure and manage 27,000 mobile devices with the deployment of IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) MaaS360 mobile device management platform, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The telecommunications company serves as an authorized reseller of MaaS360 and will utilize the MDM …

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IBM, Raytheon BBN Study Quantum Computing Advantage

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 5, 2017 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) BBN Technologies subsidiary have collaborated to verify the difference in performance between a standard computer and quantum computer, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Their joint study published in the Nature Quantum Information journal focused on the “quantum advantage in …

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IBM Adds 4 New US Cloud Data Centers in Push for Service Expansion

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 1, 2017 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) has launched four additional cloud data centers with two each in Washington, D.C., and Dallas, Texas, as the company works to expand its global cloud footprint and support demand for cloud infrastructure, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Wednesday the new …

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Eric Shander Promoted to EVP, CFO at Red Hat

Eric Shander, formerly acting chief financial officer, vice president and chief accounting officer of Red Hat (NYSE: RHT), has been promoted to serve as executive VP and CFO at the Raleigh, North Carolina-based software company. Shander will report directly to Jim Whitehurst, president and CEO of Red Hat, and oversee the …

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IBM’s Sam Gordy: AI, Cognitive Intelligence & Analytics to Drive Gov’t Transformation

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 18, 2017 — Sam Gordy, general manager of IBM’s (NYSE: IBM) federal business and an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 for 2017, has said advanced analytics, cognitive intelligence and other artificial intelligence components will work to help agencies process data in real time, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Gordy …

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TechnoMile Appoints Salesforce Ecosystem Vet Daniel Osborne as Managing Director; Ashish Khot Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 11, 2017 — TechnoMile has hired Daniel Osborne, formerly managing director at IBM’s (NYSE: IBM) Bluewolf subsidiary and an information technology veteran in the Salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM) ecosystem, to serve as managing director, GovCon Executive reported Monday. Osborne will be in charge of developing new and existing products and services …

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IBM, Partners Expand Tech Training for Veterans in Pennsylvania

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 11, 2017 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) has partnered with PNC Bank, Corporate America Supports You and the National Cyber-Forensics Training Alliance to offer an expanded technology training program in Pennsylvania that works to certify military veterans for employment, GovCon Executive reported Monday. The technology company said Wednesday the Veteran …

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Andy Malay Named Coupa Regional VP for Federal Govt Sector

Andy Malay, former director of public sector sales and business development at IBM‘s Workday business, has joined spend management software vendor Coupa Software as regional vice president for the federal government sector. He will be responsible for establishing Coupa’s value-as-a-service spend optimization model in an effort to help federal clients address contract management and procurement …

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Lisa Mascolo, IBM Global Business Services Managing Director, Selected for 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 30, 2017 — Lisa Mascolo, a managing director at IBM‘s global business services segment, has been added to this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for her leadership in cloud and analytics. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected by Executive Mosaic’s …

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