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Microsoft Cloud Platforms Achieve Certification to Host Australian Government’s Protected Data

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 4, 2018 — The Australian government’s signals directorate has added Microsoft’s (Nasdaq: MSFT) Azure and Office 365 offerings to the Certified Cloud Services List, allowing the technology provider to host data at the protected level, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Microsoft said Tuesday the Protected Level certification comes …

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L3 Technologies Deploys Microsoft Azure Government for Strategic Cloud Initiative

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 29, 2018 —  L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) will implement Microsoft’s (Nasdaq: MSFT) Azure Government cloud platform to transform its global information technology operations, under a five-year strategic collaboration agreement with the technology provider, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. L3 said Tuesday the agreement is part of its broader effort to …

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Microsoft’s Scott Price Talks Opportunities in AI-Powered Federal Missions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 27, 2018 — Scott Price, general manager of Microsoft‘s (Nasdaq: MSFT) national security group, has said the company is eyeing opportunities with federal agencies that are exploring artificial intelligence and machine learning to address future needs and deliver insights to customers and stakeholders in support of …

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Microsoft Integrates Cloud Platforms, Works With Partners on Azure Stack

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 13, 2018 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) is set to integrate the Azure Stack hybrid cloud with Azure Government cloud in mid-2018 in efforts to support government users’ data processing and analysis as well as application development and modernization operations, ExecutiveBiz reported. Natalia Mackevicius, director for Azure Stack, …

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Microsoft Offers Cloud Services Package for US Government

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 7, 2018 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has unveiled a Microsoft 365 software package specifically for government customers with support from three government cloud platforms, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. A company blog post said Monday the Microsoft 365 for U.S. Government package includes Office 365, Enterprise Mobility + Security and …

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Microsoft Names New Chief Diversity Officer

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 13, 2018 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has hired IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) former vice president for human resources as chief diversity officer who will lead cross-company workforce diversity efforts, GovCon Executive reported Monday. Lindsay-Rae McIntyre brings approximately 20 years of experience from her previous work, where she …

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Microsoft Azure Government Earns DoD Impact Level 4, FedRAMP High Authorizations

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 2, 2018 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has received Authority to Operate certifications from the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for its Azure Government cloud platform based on compliance with government standards, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Tom Keane, a general manager at Microsoft, wrote in …

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Microsoft, ERAU Launch STEM, IT Training Program for Transitioning Military

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 29, 2017 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has partnered with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University to offer training to military service members for potential civilian careers in information technology, science, technology, engineering and math, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. The U.S. Marine Corps said Saturday the ERAU-Microsoft Software and Systems Academy …

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ViON to Help Migrate DISA to Microsoft Azure Government Cloud

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 4, 2017 — ViON will provide capacity-as-a-service and hardware testing services to help the Defense Information Systems Agency migrate to Microsoft‘s (Nasdaq: MSFT) Azure Government cloud platform under a $1.4 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The public cloud acquisition contract serves to support the Joint Interoperability Test Command’s development …

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