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CenturyLink Gets Authority to Operate on GSA’s EIS Telecom Contract; David Young Quoted

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has secured an authority to operate on the General Services Administration’s potential 15-year, $50B Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract for telecommunications and information technology services. “We’re excited to be the first vendor to receive an ATO on EIS so we can immediately help federal agencies jumpstart their IT modernization plans and …

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Former Coast Guard CIO Robert Day to Head Blackberry’s Federal Cyber Center & FedRAMP Efforts

Robert Day,  a retired U.S. Coast Guard rear admiral and former USCG chief information officer, has been appointed by Blackberry (Nasdaq: BBRY) to manage the mobile device maker’s new federal Cybersecurity Operations Center and Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program product initiatives. Day is a federal information technology and cybersecurity veteran who …

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Microsoft Unveils ‘Blueprint’ Tool for DoD FedRAMP ATO Process

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 27, 2016 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) offers a new tool that will work to help users of the Azure Government cloud service to achieve Authority to Operate at the Defense Department under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said in a …

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Dave Rey: Salesforce Offers Analytics Cloud for Govt Agencies

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 13,  2015 — Salesforce (NYSE: CRM) has announced that its Analytics Cloud analytics cloud platform has obtained FedRAMP certification and is now available on Salesforce Government Cloud, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. “Analytics Cloud is the first cloud analytics platform designed for anyone—not just IT or data scientists—to explore …

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Oracle Service Cloud Receives DoD ATO

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 9, 2015 — The Defense Department has granted Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) an authority to operate certificate for Oracle Service Cloud, a software-as-a-service cloud offering under its U.S. DoD Cloud community, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The ATO follows a review by a third-party organization that was completed at …

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IBM Gets FCC ATO for New Federal Cloud Service

TYSONS CORNER, VA June 29, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Friday on IBM (NYSE: IBM) receiving Federal Communications Commission approval to operate its new cloud services and Softlayer data centers for the federal sector. According to a Nextgov report, the authority to operate applies to two facilities designed to handle government data …

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EDS Wins $487 Million Australian Taxation Office Contract Extension

EDS has won an AUS$608 million extension to an end-user computing and centralised computing services contract with the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) that the firm has controlled for the past decade.  The original contract was due to expire in June 2010 but new the deadline will be June 2012 under the latest extension.  The …

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