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Perspecta to Help DoD Migrate Military Health Data to Cloud; Bill Lovell Quoted

Bill Lovell SVP

Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) has secured a 12-month, other transaction agreement to configure a software-as-a-service platform for the Department of Defense to move Military Health System data into a cloud computing infrastructure. The company said Thursday it will provide a HealthConcourse digital technology prototype to help DoD ensure the availability of beneficiaries' legacy information as the department transitions to the commercial electronic health records system known as MHS Genesis.

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Natalie Gregory: Carahsoft-Red Hat Partnership to Support DoD Open Source Software Procurement

Natalie Gregory VP of Sales Carahsoft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 18, 2020 — Carahsoft Technology will help the Department of Defense, intelligence agencies and the U.S. Coast Guard procure Red Hat's OpenJDK software products and support services under an agency catalog agreement from DoD, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 2.

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Oracle Hopes to Add National Security Regions for IC to Government Cloud; Glen Dodson Quoted

Oracle

Oracle has expanded its Government Cloud to support demand, with the addition of National Security Regions for Intelligence Community (IC) and Department of Defense (DoD) customers, the company reported on Wednesday. Oracle expanded its platform to address IC and DoD needs at Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Impact Level 6, Secret and Top Secret security levels, with capabilities including encryption, auditing and security controls. 

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Frost & Sullivan: DoD’s C4ISR Spending Could Reach $58.5B by 2025

C4ISR

A new Frost & Sullivan analysis estimates the Department of Defense’s spending on command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance systems could increase from $53.6B in 2019 to $58.5B over the next five years at a compound annual growth rate of 1.5 percent.

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Michael Conlin, DoD’s Chief Business Analytics Officer Receives First Wash100 Award From Executive Mosaic CEO Jim Garrettson

Michael Conlin (L) and Jim Garrettson (R)

Jim Garrettson, founder and CEO of Executive Mosaic, presented Michael Conlin, chief business analytics officer for the US Department of Defense (DoD), with his first Wash100 Award on Tuesday. Executive Mosaic has given the most prestigious award in all of government contracting (GovCon) to Conlin for his pushing data science in the defense department and working to improve talent recruitment to shift DoD’s culture.

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GDIT’s Jeffrey Phelan: Cloud Offering Security Control Inheritance Could Benefit DoD Mission Partners

Jeffrey Phelan Portfolio Lead GDIT

Jeffrey Phelan, milCloud 2.0 cloud services portfolio lead at General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) information technology business, said Department of Defense mission partners seeking to transition to the cloud should understand first what set of security controls they will inherit from their cloud service providers and whether a CSP can meet impact-level requirements.

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Katherine Arrington, CISO for DoD Acquisition Office, to be Featured as Keynote Speaker at Potomac Officers Club’s Fall 2020 CMMC Forum on Oct. 7th

Katherine Arrington CISO DoD Acquisition Office

Katherine Arrington, chief information security officer (CISO) for the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition (OUSD(A&S)) at the Department of Defense (DoD) and 2020 Wash100 Award recipient, will serve as a keynote speaker during Potomac Officers Club’s (POC) Fall 2020 CMMC Forum on October 7th. Click here to register for the Fall 2020 CMMC Forum.

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INSA Report: Intelligence Community Trails Behind DoD, Civil Agencies in Acquisition Processes

INSA

A new Intelligence and National Security Alliance report has found that slowdown in acquisition processes as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic is greater across the intelligence community than the Department of Defense and civilian agencies.

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