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Cisco’s Carl De Groote: Skilled Workforce, Automation Tools to Bolster DoD Cyber Strategy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 5, 2017 — Carl De Groote, senior director for Defense Department programs at Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO), has said a combination of automation technology and a highly skilled workforce will help DoD build on its cybersecurity, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. He wrote in a guest piece published Saturday in Signal Magazine that DoD …

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Carl De Groote: Cisco, DoD Work on JRSS Cloud Migration, Automation & AI

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 7, 2017 — Carl De Groote, senior director for Defense Department programs at Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO), has said the company is working to help DoD transition the Joint Regional Security Stacks to the cloud and update other information technology infrastructure, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Defense Systems reported Thursday Cisco’s other …

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IBM, Cisco to Collaborate, Integrate Tech for Joint Effort Against Cyber Threats

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 2, 2017 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) has entered into a partnership with Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) for threat intelligence collaboration and the integration of their cybersecurity technologies, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. IBM Security‘s X-Force will work with Cisco’s Talos security research team in efforts to protect customers’ networks, endpoints and …

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Puglia Engineering Buys San Francisco Ship Repair Business of BAE’s US Arm

BAE Systems Inc., the British defense contractor’s U.S. subsidiary, has sold its San Francisco Ship Repair business to Tacoma, Washington-based ship repair services provider Puglia Engineering for an undisclosed sum. “We believe this divestiture is in the best interests of the San Francisco shipyard employees and both companies, as it will better position …

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Cisco Announces Efforts to Support NIST Risk Mgmt Framework

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 21, 2016 — Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) has configured its cybersecurity products to provide assessment support to drive compliance with the security controls in the National Institute of Standards and Technology‘s Risk Management Framework, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Steve Caimi, industry solutions specialist at Cisco, wrote in a blog entry posted …

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Cisco’s Peter Romness: Common Access Cards Need Support From Comprehensive Authentication

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 14, 2016 — Peter Romness, U.S. public sector cybersecurity solutions lead at Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO), has called for more comprehensive authentication measures to support common access cards in order to counter advanced cyber threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. C4ISR & Networks reported Monday that Romness suggested the capability …

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CRN: SimpliVity Adds Cisco Vets Gary DePreta, Geoff Fancher to Sales Team

Massachusetts-based hyperconvergence software startup SimpliVity has hired former Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) sales executives Gary DePreta and Geoff Fancher to join the former company’s sales team, CRN reported Monday. Kevin McLaughlin writes DePreta, formerly director of the national security agencies business at Cisco, will serve as head of SimpliVity’s U.S. federal sales. …

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Rob Salvagno: Cisco to Purchase Lancope for Enterprise Network Defense Strategy

Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) has agreed to acquire network security company Lancope for about $452.5 million in cash and equity awards in a push to deliver integrated threat defense platforms for enterprise clients. Rob Salvagno, vice president of corporate business development at Cisco, said Tuesday the company seeks to leverage Lancope’s StealthWatch system …

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Rob Salvagno: Cisco Seeks Analytics Portfolio Growth Through ParStream Acquisition

Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) has agreed to acquire Cologne, Germany-based data analytics technology developer ParStream as the companies aim to help enterprise clients manage data from connected systems. Rob Salvagno, vice president of corporate business development at Cisco, wrote in a blog post published Monday the company expects to complete the …

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