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Microsoft Gets FedRAMP ATO for Dynamics 365 Offerings to US Gov’t

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 18, 2017 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has secured certification under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program for the deployment of its “intelligent” business applications to U.S. government agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. James Townsend, CEO of Microsoft partner company Infostrat, said in a blog post published Monday that the …

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AWS, Microsoft Unveil Deep Learning Interface for Machine Learning Model Dev’t

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 17, 2017 — Amazon Web Services (Nasdaq: AMZN) and Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) have collaborated to launch a deep learning library that will work to support the development, prototyping and deployment of machine learning models, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Microsoft said Thursday the open source Gluon platform seeks to facilitate …

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Dell EMC-General Dynamics-Microsoft Team Lands $1B USAF Cloud Hosted Enterprise Contract; Steve Harris Comments

A team composed of Dell EMC, Microsoft (NYSE: MSFT) and General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has received a potential five year, $1 billion contract to build a cloud-based collaboration and unified communications platform for the U.S. Air Force. The General Services Administration’s Federal Acquisition Service awarded the contract as part of …

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Microsoft Offers Network Performance Monitor Tool on Azure Government Cloud-Virginia

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 7, 2017 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has added its Network Performance Monitor tool for checking hybrid network connectivity as part of the Azure Government Cloud-Virginia platform, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Sarah Weldon, Azure program manager at Microsoft, wrote in a blog post published Tuesday that NPM will work to …

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BAE-Microsoft Team Offers Cloud-Based Services to Support IC Analysis, Mission Planning

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 30, 2017 — BAE Systems has partnered with Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) to provide Office 365 software and services to intelligence agencies under the Intelligence Community Desktop Environment program, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Jonathan Morse, director of business architecture at BAE Systems Inc., wrote in an article published Aug. 15 that …

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Microsoft, CompTIA Offer IT Training for Military Veterans

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 24, 2017 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) and the Computing Technology Industry Association have teamed to offer information technology training to military service members transitioning to civilian life, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. CompTIA said Tuesday the Microsoft Software and Systems Academy will accept the organization’s Network+ and Security+ …

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Microsoft Azure Available to Gov’t Customers Under CSRA’s IT Schedule 70 Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 10, 2017 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) has added Microsoft‘s (Nasdaq: MSFT) Azure cloud computing services to its offerings for federal agencies under the General Services Administration‘s IT Schedule 70 vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Azure suite is categorized under Special Item Number 132-40 and builds on …

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Microsoft Launches Media Analytics, Cognitive Services Tools in Azure Government

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 26, 2017 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has added a media analytics tool and artificial intelligence platform to the Azure Government cloud in support of government customer needs, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company introduced the Cognitive Services White Glove Program on July 17 and the Azure Media Analytics technology on …

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Microsoft Adds Arizona, Texas as Azure Government Data Center Regions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2017 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has expanded the availability of its Azure Government cloud platform to two additional data center regions in Arizona and Texas in efforts to support government customer workloads and data, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Tom Keane, general manager of engineering for Microsoft Azure, wrote in …

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ECS’ InfoReliance Company Secures ‘AWS Microsoft Workloads Competency’ Status

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 11, 2017 — Amazon Web Services (Nasdaq: AMZN) has certified InfoReliance for its technical capability to support workload migration and deployment on Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) cloud platforms, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. InfoReliance, an ECS company, said Friday it received AWS Microsoft Workloads Competency status across SharePoint, SQL Server and Exchange. …

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