Tag Archives: application development

CGI to Buy TeraThink; George Schindler, Tim Hurlebaus Quoted

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CGI (NYSE: GIB) has agreed to acquire Reston, Va.-based information technology and management consulting firm TeraThink for an undisclosed sum as part of efforts to expand its enterprise application services for federal government clients. The transaction is expected to be finalized by the end of March and will allow CGI Federal to build up its consulting capabilities and incorporate TeraThink’s data analytics, application development and agile enablement capabilities into its IT offerings portfolio, CGI said Wednesday.

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Red Hat’s David Egts on Four Best Practices to Advance Federal IT Modernization

David Egts, chief technologist for North America public sector at Red Hat, wrote in an FCW commentary piece published Thursday that there are four best practices federal information technology administrators should consider adopting to support their agencies’ IT modernization efforts and one is focusing on people and processes.

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Carahsoft Adds Skuid App Dev’t Platform to SEWP V, NASPO ValuePoint, NCPA Contract Offerings

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 15, 2019 — Carahsoft Technology will offer Skuid-built application development technology to government agencies via acquisition vehicles administered by NASA, the National Association of State Procurement Officials and the National Cooperative Purchasing Alliance, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The partnership aims to make Skuid’s platform available to the …

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Unisys to Help TSA Operate, Protect Airport Screening Devices Under $250M BPA

Unisys (NYSE: UIS) has secured a potential five-year, $250 million blanket purchase agreement to help the Transportation Security Administration operate, maintain and safeguard security screening tools fielded at over 400 U.S. airports. The company said Monday the Domain Awareness Integrated Network Support Services BPA has a one-year base term and four …

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Red Hat’s David Egts Pushes for Microservices in App Development

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 8, 2018 — David Egts, chief technologist for Red Hat‘s (NYSE: RHT) public sector business, has said microservices will work to distribute the development of applications across agency DevOps teams in order to deliver flexibility and scalability, ExecutiveBiz reported. He said in an interview microservices will help …

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Red Hat Offers New Decision Management Tech Platform

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 23, 2018 — Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) has released a platform that will work to support information technology applications and streamline the deployment of rules-based tools in efforts to automate processes for business decision management, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday Red Hat Decision Manager 7 builds on …

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Jacobs Buys Blue Canopy to Further Digital Tech Strategy; Darren Kraabel Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has purchased Reston, Virginia-based information technology services provider Blue Canopy for an undisclosed sum in a strategy to expand the former’s digital platforms offered under a connected enterprise framework. Jacobs said Thursday it aims to broaden the Jacobs Connected Enterprise framework’s digital systems designed to …

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DSA Subsidiary to Help Update Justice Dept Victim Notification System

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 22, 2017 — A Data Systems Analysts subsidiary will utilize Pegasystems‘ Pega 7 application development tool to update the Justice Department‘s Victim Notification System under a potential $6 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. DSA’s Project Performance Company said it will also work with Appriss, which develops software-based …

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