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Andras Szakal, Dan Chenok Highlight FedRAMP Mobile Benefits

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TYSONS CORNER, VA September 30, 2015 — Dan Chenok and Andras Szakal of IBM (NYSE: IBM) have highlighted security and continuous monitoring among the benefits of FedRAMP’s mobile offerings to agencies and the public, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Chenok, vice president and chief technology officer of IBM’s federal business, and Szakal, executive …

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3 Firms Awarded DHS R&D Work on Authentication Tech for Mobile


TYSONS CORNER, VA August 17, 2015 — The Department of Homeland Security has awarded HRL Laboratories, Northrop Grumman and United Technologies Research Center contracts worth nearly $5 million to research and develop a secure authentication tool for mobile devices, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. FedScoop said the DHS Science and Technology directorate …

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IBM to Shed Semiconductor Business in $1B Deal With Globalfoundries


IBM (NYSE: IBM) has agreed to sell its global commercial semiconductor technology business to Santa Clara, California-based computer chip manufacturer Globalfoundries for $1.5 billion, which would be paid to IBM over the next three years. The companies said Monday that the deal also includes an agreement for Globalfoundries to serve as IBM’s …

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Information Systems Worldwide Corp. to Research Open Source Methods for Air Force

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Information Systems Worldwide Corp. has won a three-year, $9,780,495 contract to help the U.S. Air Force research ways to extract features from open source information available in platforms such as mobile devices and applications. The Air Force received 38 offers for the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract and will obligate $579,000 in fiscal year 2014 research …

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Razorsight Adds Local Govt Customer as it Works to Extend Reach of Predictive & Descriptive Analytics

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Razorsight, the Reston, Va.-based provider of predictive and other cloud-based analytics solutions, has locked in a muti-year deal with a new local government customer that the company said serves one of the largest municipalities in the U.S. The firm’s Chief Technology Officer Suren Nathan said Razorsight will deploy a descriptive …

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Agilex, Calgary Scientific to Build VA Medical Imaging Tech; Wyatt Smith, Pierre Lemire Comment


Agilex will use Calgary Scientific’s image viewer technology to develop a Web and mobile application image viewing system for the Department of Veterans Affairs to view medical data. Agilex will combine the medical imaging system with Calgary Scientific’s ResolutionMD image viewer for VA clinicians to access to radiological images through mobile and desktop devices, …

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DMI Buys Digital Marketing Agency Pappas Group; Jay Sunny Bajaj Comments


Digital Management Inc. has acquired Washington-based Pappas Group for an undisclosed amount to add marketing and branding services to DMI’s enterprise mobile technology portfolio. DMI and Pappas seek to help enterprises build brands and relationships with customers by using mobile, analytics and data management platforms, DMI said Tuesday. “To win …

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IBM to Pump $100M in Global Big Data Labs

IBM Corp. (NYSE: IBM) is investing more than $100 million in new big data consulting laboratories across several locations worldwide, Asian Scientist Magazine reported Wednesday. The 10 new IBM interactive experience labs will be built in Bangalore, Beijing, Melbourne, Shanghai and Tokyo, according to the report. IBM intends to open …

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Autodesk Reports 32% Sales Growth in Q4 2013; Amar Hanspal Comments


Autodesk Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) has booked new orders for its architecture, engineering and construction offerings in its fiscal quarter ending Jan. 31 amid growing demand for building information modeling services worldwide. The company closed the fourth quarter of 2013 with 32 percent year-over-year revenue growth for its infrastructure offerings such …

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IBM to Buy In-Q-Tel Backed Database Service Provider Cloudant; Sean Poulley Comments


IBM Corp. (NYSE: IBM) has agreed to buy database service provider Cloudant Inc. for an undisclosed amount in order for IBM to grow its big data and analytics, cloud computing and mobile offerings. Cloudant will operate within IBM’s information and analytics business unit, part of the software and systems group, …

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