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Microsoft Vet Kirill Tatarinov Joins Citrix as President, CEO; Robert Calderoni Comments

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Kirill Tatarinov, formerly executive vice president of Microsoft’s (Nasdaq: MSFT) business solutions division, has joined Citrix (Nasdaq: CTXS) as president and CEO. Tatarinov will also join the Citrix board and succeed interim President and CEO Robert Calderoni, who will continue his role as executive chairman of the board, Citrix said …

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Minburn Lands $115M SOCOM Order for Microsoft Software Licenses

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Minburn Technology Group has received a $115 million order to provide Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) software licenses to the U.S. Special Operations Command. The company will also deliver software assurance support to SOCOM’s headquarters procurement division under the contract, the Defense Department said Friday. Minburn will perform work in Great Falls, Virginia, …

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Microsoft’s Azure-Based Tools to Support Indian State Govt’s E-Citizen Services

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 30, 2015 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has entered into an agreement with the local government of Andhra Pradesh in India for the deployment of cloud-based tools for education, agriculture and e-citizen services, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Indian Express reported Monday the memorandum of understanding covers the implementation of …

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Microsoft, Partner Form JV for Windows 10 Licensing in China

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 21, 2015 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has formed a joint venture with China Electronics Technology Group to license the Windows 10 operating system for Chinese government agencies and state-owned companies, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. C&M Information Technologies will be based in Beijing and provide Windows 10 licensing and support services …

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DLT Appoints New CTO, VPs in Series of Exec Moves; Alan Marc Smith Comments

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DLT Solutions has made a series of leadership changes that aims to help meet the demand of government clients for cloud, big data, development operations and cybersecurity platforms. “The recent DLT executive appointments are just one of several investments we made this year to continue to make government IT procurement …

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Weekly Roundup Nov 16 – Nov 20 2015: A Post-Paris Look at the Global Arms Trade & More

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Weekly Roundup Nov 16 – Nov 20 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Investors made a sharp turn this week to defense and other government contracting stocks after the Friday Paris attacks in anticipation of increased activity in the global weapons market. The GovCon …

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Microsoft, Esri Integrate Location, Spatial Analytics Functions With Cloud

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 4, 2015 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has partnered with Esri to include spatial analytics and location services in the Microsoft Azure IoT Suite to help utilize data streams in the Internet of Things, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Esri said Monday the technology integration works to deliver ready-to-use, preconfigured platform services in support …

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Microsoft, Taser to Deliver Cloud-Based Platform for Digital Evidence Management

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 27, 2015 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) will integrate the Azure cloud computing platform and Taser International‘s Axon body cameras and Evidence.com to support digital evidence management, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Microsoft said Monday the partnership aims to deliver a cloud-based platform that works to help law enforcement process, share, analyze and …

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Microsoft Blue Badge Cardholder Support IDIQ Ceiling Increases to $575M

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Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has secured a $162,760,000 contract modification from the Defense Information Systems Agency to continue to provide technical support for the Defense Department related to Blue Badge Cardholder services. DoD said Friday the award increases the ceiling value of a potential five-year, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract from $412,240,000 to $575,000,000. The single-award, …

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Weekly Roundup Aug 24 – Aug 28 2015: GovCon Index Mirrors US Markets’ Wild Ride & more

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Weekly Roundup Aug 24 – Aug 28 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The world has been captivated over the last 10 days by the frenzied selloff in global stock markets then subsequent rebound over the past two days and government …

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