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HPE to Buy Silicon Graphics International for $275M in Big Data Analytics, HPC Market Push

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) has agreed to purchase Milpitas, California-based high-performance computing platforms provider Silicon Graphics International (Nasdaq: SGI) for approximately $275 million cash in a push to expand its footprint in the HPC and big data analytics markets. SGI said Thursday the price of the transaction is $7.75 …

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In-Q-Tel Places Investment on Orbital Insight for Geospatial Big Data Platform Dev’t

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 6, 2016 — In-Q-Tel has invested $5 million on Orbital Insight to support further development of that company’s geospatial big data platform, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Orbital Insight said June 27 it also received $15 million in Series B funds from GV, CME Ventures,  Sequoia Capital, Lux Capital and Bloomberg Beta to …

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HDS’ Mike Tanner: Big Data Can Bring ‘Societal Changes’ When Utilized Properly

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 22, 2016 — Mike Tanner, president and CEO of Hitachi Data Systems Federal, believes the proper utilization of big data generated from Internet of Things devices can bring about “societal changes” and improve lives, ExecutiveBiz reported March 11. “Those devices… they’re all generating data, and it’s a question of …

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HDS’ Mike Tanner: Software-Defined Networks, Tiered Storage to Address Big Data Issues

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 16, 2016 — Mike Tanner, president and CEO of Hitachi Data Systems‘ federal business, has urged government agencies to adopt software-defined networks and tiered storage tools to address big data challenges, Executive Gov reported March 7. Tanner wrote in a guest piece published March 3 on …

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IT Vet Doug Natal Joins MapR to Lead Federal Business, Big Data Market Push

San Jose, Calif.-based data technology provider MapR Technologies has appointed three-decade industry veteran Douglas Natal as vice president and general manager of the company’s federal government business. MapR said Thursday Natal joins the company in conjunction with the opening of new offices in McLean, Virginia to focus on federal market operations as part of …

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Patrick Gallagher: Carahsoft, HPE Eye Info Governance for Big Data Challenges

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 12, 2016 — Carahsoft and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) endorse information governance strategy to companies in an effort to help deter risks in big data, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. “We’re working to accelerate compliance and IG with legacy data clean-up and reducing redundant, obsolete and trivial (ROT) dark …

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CSRA 3Q Earnings Above, Revenue Below Street Outlook; Larry Prior Forecasts Increased Cloud & Big Data Activity

CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) — one of 30 companies listed in Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has reported earnings that exceeded Wall Street estimates and revenue below analyst expectations for the third quarter of its 2016 fiscal year and its first financial results statement as a publicly-traded company. The federal technology …

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ViON to Exhibit Cyber Analytics, Big Data Platforms at AFCEA Cyberspace Symposium

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 3, 2016 — ViON will feature its platforms in the 2016 Rocky Mountain Cyberspace Symposium organized by the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association in Colorado, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The company said Monday it will exhibit its cyber analytics and big data platforms as well as …

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MarkLogic’s Kevin Shelly: Govt Explores Big Data Strategies, Tech to Utilize Data Assets

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 30, 2015 — Kevin Shelly, vice president for MarkLogic‘s global public sector business, believes government agencies will continue to explore big data strategies and data management technologies to leverage data assets. Shelly told ExecutiveBiz in an interview published Tuesday that commercial “new generation” technologies such as MarkLogic’s database …

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Seagate Forms Big Data-Focused Business Unit for US Govt Customers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 17,  2015 — Seagate Technology (Nasdaq: STX) has unveiled a new business unit to address the big data technology needs of U.S. government customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday Seagate Government Solutions will offer its high-performance computing and security storage technology under the leadership of Deb Oliver …

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