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Report: AWS Possibly Looking Into Space Opportunities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 13, 2018 — Amazon Web Services is reportedly looking to hire a data processing engineer and a product manager for space and satellite systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. CNBC reported Tuesday the Amazon-tracking website This Just In first discovered the job postings, which were later removed, noting that …

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AWS Program Hosts Hubble Telescope Data in Cloud for Free Public Access

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 10, 2018 — An Amazon Web Services program has been helping the Space Telescope Science Institute keep space observation data collected by the Hubble Space Telescope available to the public as well as researchers free of cost, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the AWS Public Dataset program has …

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CenturyLink Named Partner in AWS Managed Service Provider Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 5, 2018 — Amazon Web Services has added CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) as a partner in the AWS Managed Service Provider program, enabling the latter to offer AWS-powered cloud products and services to the former’s customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. CenturyLink said Friday it completed a third-party audit to verify …

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AWS Offers Training Program to Help Public Sector Partners Build Cloud Capabilities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 27, 2018 — Amazon Web Services has launched a two-phase, 110-day program that seeks to train public sector partners on how to conduct cloud readiness assessments and develop tailored action plans for cloud migration, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the AWS Public Sector Partner Transformation Program aims …

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AWS’ Jennifer Chronis: Cloud-Based AI, ML Tools Help DoD Advance Warfighter Mission

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 23, 2018 — Jennifer Chronis, general manager of the Defense Department business area at Amazon Web Services, has said cloud-based machine learning and artificial intelligence tools can drive DoD agencies’ efforts to support the warfighter mission, ExecutiveBiz reported Aug. 9. Chronis told Government Matters in an interview …

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SAP NS2 Taps AWS to Host DLA’s Cloud-Based Learning Mgmt System

 TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 22, 2018 — Amazon Web Services will host the Defense Logistics Agency‘s learning management system under a partnership with SAP National Security Services, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. AWS said Monday its GovCloud (US) infrastructure will support the recently updated LMS platform that is designed to help DLA manage and deliver …

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DLT to Distribute Red Hat Products to Gov’t Agencies Via AWS GovCloud

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 6, 2018 — Red Hat‘s (NYSE: RHT) enterprise-grade products will be available to government agencies and regulated industries on Amazon Web Services‘ GovCloud marketplace via a distribution agreement with DLT Solutions, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. DLT will offer Red Hat’s products and managed services as a “Certified …

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$10B JEDI Award to Remain Single Sourced

The Department of Defense has announced its $10 billion, Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure cloud services contract will stay single sourced, the Washington Business Journal reported Thursday. The DoD revealed the decision in their final request for proposals. Single sourcing the award has been highly controversial among defense contractors and information …

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Simon Godwin, Craig Summers Take VP Roles at Octo Consulting

Octo Consulting Group has appointed Simon Godwin, a certified project management professional, as vice president of federal civilian programs, and Craig Summers, formerly VP of technology at CollabraLink Technologies, as VP for commerce accounts. Mehul Sanghani, CEO and founder of Octo, said in a statement published Thursday Godwin and Summers …

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General Dynamics IT Focuses on AI, ML in 3rd Annual Cyber Training Event

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 26, 2018 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit hosted a collaborative cybersecurity training exercise for employees earlier this month that highlighted the use of artificial intelligence and machine learning in cyber efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. General Dynamics Information Technology said Tuesday its third annual Cyber Hackathon, …

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