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SAP NS2 Partners With CounterTack for Endpoint Security; Mark Testoni Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 6, 2017 — SAP National Security Services (NYSE: SAP) has entered into a strategic partnership with CounterTack to integrate technologies and develop an endpoint security tool for the government and commercial sector, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. CounterTack said Wednesday its Endpoint Threat Platform will utilize the SAP HANA in-memory database …

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Intel’s Melvin Greer Named BDPA Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 2, 2017 — Melvin Greer, director of data science and analytics at Intel (Nasdaq: INTC), has received recognition from Black Data Processing Associates for his work in information technology, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. BDPA said May 16 it will present Greer with the Lifetime Achievement Award during a …

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Tableau Software’s Sean Brophy: Agencies Should Advance Citizen Engagement Through Data Access

Sean Brophy, regional vice president of public sector sales at Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA), has said government agencies seeking to develop an interactive, self-service tool should encourage citizens to serve as change agents by allowing them to ask questions through data access and adoption of new technology platforms. Brophy wrote that …

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Adobe’s John Landwehr: Agencies Should Employ Analytics, Open Standards Tools to Transform Citizen Engagement

John Landwehr, a vice president and public sector chief technology officer at Adobe Systems (Nasdaq: ADBE), has said government agencies should leverage analytics and open standards to change the way they deliver information and services to citizens. Landwehr wrote that analytics tools, for instance, work to facilitate access to data …

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Private Equity Consortium Wraps Up Purchase of CenturyLink’s Data Centers, Colocation Business

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has finalized the sale of its colocation business and 54 data centers to a consortium led by private equity firms Medina Capital and BC Partners. CenturyLink said Tuesday it has secured net pre-tax proceeds valued at approximately $1.86 billion and assumed ownership of 10 percent minority stake in the newly created global security …

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CA Technologies CEO Pushes for ‘Built to Change’ Approach to Federal IT

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 2, 2017 — CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) CEO Mike Gregoire has urged federal agencies to implement a “built to change” approach to information technology modernization in order to secure against emerging threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Gregoire wrote in a Nextgov guest piece published Thursday that agencies should be able …

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Vencore to Support NGA GEOINT Analytics Program Under $980M IDIQ; Mac Curtis Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 27, 2017 — Vencore will work to provide source operations technical support for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency‘s effort to integrate analytics and GEOINT under a potential $980 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday it secured a prime position on the Multi-Intelligence Analytical and Collection Support …

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Intel, Carnegie Mellon Pursue R&D Program on Cloud-Based Video Analytics

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 27, 2017 — Intel (Nasdaq: INTC) has entered into a research and development partnership with Carnegie Mellon University to deliver analytics and immersive technologies to government, businesses and consumers as part of a $4.12 million program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Monday the Intel Science and Technology Center for Visual …

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Deloitte Taps FBI Vet Linda Walsh to Lead Cyber Risk Services Practice

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 27, 2017 — Deloitte has hired FBI veteran Linda Walsh as managing director of the cyber risk services practice within the company’s risk and financial advisory business, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The professional services firm said Tuesday Walsh, who served as a supervisory special agent at FBI, will lead efforts …

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ManTech Awarded $229M CBP Business Intell Support Task Order

ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has secured a potential five-year, $229 million task order to provide business intelligence support services for the U.S. Customs and Border Protection‘s office of information and technology. The task order was awarded through the Department of Homeland Security‘s Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading-Edge Solutions II contract vehicle and covers intelligence …

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