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Microsoft Inks MOU With India’s Jharkhand State to Explore Tech for Digital Transformation

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 22, 2017 — A Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) subsidiary in India has entered into an agreement with the government of Jharkhand to deploy cloud, mobile and machine learning technologies in support of the Indian state’s digital transformation initiative, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Friday the memorandum of understanding aims to …

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Thales Taps AWS, Microsoft, Salesforce, Google Cloud Platforms for Data Security

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 17, 2017 — Amazon Web Services (Nasdaq: AMZN), Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT), Salesforce (NYSE: CRM) and Google will provide cloud platforms for Thales‘ data security offering, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Thales said Monday the partnership aims to help customers manage encryption keys for data in the cloud with the use of technologies AWS Key …

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Microsoft Offers Cyber Training for Military Vets, Transitioning Service Members

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 14, 2017 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) will provide military veterans and transitioning service members training on cybersecurity topics such as cryptology, risk identification, access controls and incident response through the Microsoft Software & Systems Academy, GovCon Executive reported Monday. Chris Cortez, vice president of military affairs at Microsoft, said …

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Kelley DeConciliis Joins Comprehensive Health Services as International Devt VP

Kelley DeConciliis, former vice president of federal systems at Remote Medical International, has joined Comprehensive Health Services as VP of international development at the Cape Canaveral, Florida-based medical services contractor. Comprehensive Health Services said Sunday DeConciliis will report to Doug Magee, senior VP of business development, and oversee the company’s global business development efforts …

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Weekly Roundup February 6 – February 10 2017: How to ‘Like’ This Year’s Wash100 Class & more

Weekly Roundup February 6 – February 10 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson We are two weeks into the rollout of Executive Mosaic’s fourth annual Wash100 class of inductees and this year’s edition has been our highest-profile yet with increased reader …

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CSRA to Transfer Workload to Microsoft’s Azure Gov’t Cloud Platform; John Dancy Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 8, 2017 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) has signed a three-year enterprise agreement with Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) that will allow the former to migrate its workload to the latter’s Azure Government cloud platform, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Falls Church, Virginia-based information technology contractor said Monday the cloud migration will help …

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Microsoft to Move Michigan Tech Center to Downtown Detroit by 2018

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 7, 2017 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) is set to relocate its Microsoft Technology Center in Michigan to Bedrock‘s One Campus Martius building in downtown Detroit by early 2018, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Redmond, Washington-based technology company will occupy more than 40,000 square feet of space at Bedrock’s facility …

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Microsoft, Johns Hopkins APL to Help Identify Naval Uses for Augmented Reality Tech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 2, 2017 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) and Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory have partnered with the U.S. Navy to determine potential naval applications of augmented reality technology, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Navy said Tuesday the disruptive technology laboratory at Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock division will also work with …

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Microsoft Expands Azure Blueprint Program for DoD Information Impact Level 5 Baseline

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 26, 2017 — Microsoft (NYSE: MSFT) has released an expanded Azure Blueprint program to help Defense Department mission owners fulfill security requirements under the Information Impact Level 5 baseline, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The new Azure Blueprint release features a DoD L5 Customer Responsibility Matrix and System Security Plan template …

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CSRA Unveils New Tagline, Website as Part of Rebranding Effort

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 25, 2017 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) has unveiled a new tagline and website as part of a rebranding effort to showcase the company’s goal to attract and nurture talent and facilitate innovation to support customer missions, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the redesigned website features a blog …

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