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NTT Data Conducts Big Data, Traffic Simulation Tech Study in China

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 29, 2016 — NTT Data (NYSE: NTT) and the Institute of Software – Chinese Academy of Sciences have tested the use of big data and traffic simulation technology to control traffic signals in efforts to mitigate traffic congestion in Guiyang, China, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The results indicated …

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Pentaho’s Quentin Gallivan: Open-Source Framework, Analytics Tools Key to Agencies’ Data Integration Efforts

Quentin Gallivan, CEO of Hitachi Data Systems’ Pentaho subsidiary, has said government agencies should develop a “centralized” plan that seeks to leverage the use of business analytics tools and an open-source framework like Hadoop in order to facilitate data integration and access. Gallivan wrote that agencies should adopt an open-source framework …

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Mark Scallion: SAP Eyes Data Analytics, Agile Business Transformation for Fed Civilian Sector

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 22, 2016 — Mark Scallion, vice president of SAP‘s (NYSE: SAP) public services unit, has stated that SAP’s federal civilian business has seen increased business in big data and analytics as it works to help agencies consolidate their data into a single platform. Scallion told ExecutiveBiz in …

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SAP’s Laura Grant: In-Memory Computing, Analytics Could Help Agencies Derive Insights From Big Data

Laura Grant, head of digital innovation for public sector at SAP (NYSE: SAP), has said federal agencies should adopt in-memory computing platforms combined with data analytics tools in order to generate insights from large data sets and facilitate the decision-making process. Grant wrote that agencies should implement agile platforms that …

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Arlington Capital Partners Merges EOIR With Proteus Technologies, Intelligent Software Solutions to Form Polaris Alpha

Arlington Capital Partners has established a new company known as Polaris Alpha after the Washington-based private equity firm merged its portfolio company EOIR Technologies with cybersecurity firm Proteus Technologies and data analysis platforms provider Intelligent Software Solutions. Polaris Alpha will work to provide software and other technology platforms across ground, maritime, aerial, space, electromagnetic …

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Software-Defined Wide-Area Networking Could Power Government Digital Transformation; Davis Johnson Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 8, 2016 — Davis Johnson, U.S. public sector vice president at Riverbed Technology, has stated that software-defined wide-area networking could support the federal government’s digital transformation efforts in spite of the challenges posed by legacy information platforms, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The SD-WAN will aid DevOps, customer …

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Cloudera’s Bill Sullivan: Open-Source Platforms Key to Big Data Analysis at Agencies

Bill Sullivan, vice president for public sector at Cloudera,  has said government agencies should implement an open-source technology platform to process and analyze large data sets in order to facilitate operations and delivery of services to citizens. Sullivan wrote that agencies can implement security measures when it comes to the adoption …

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DigitalGlobe Buys Timbr to Add Data Science Tools in Extended Cloud & Analytics Push

Satellite imagery vendor DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has acquired data sciences services company Timbr in a continued push to expand cloud-based offerings and create new analytics techniques to manage large volumes of information, DigitalGlobe CEO Jeffrey Tarr told investors Tuesday. This deal comes nearly two weeks after Westminster, Colo.-based DigitalGlobe announced its $140 million …

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SAP NS2’s Mark Testoni: Police, Intell Use of Predictive Analytics Faces Challenges

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 18, 2016 — Mark Testoni, president and CEO of SAP National Security Services (NYSE: SAP), believes that law enforcement and intelligence agencies face a challenge in utilizing big data analytics to predict crime and terrorist attacks due to various controls, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. He said in a Bloomberg …

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Digital Tech Industry Vet Robert Poulin Named AEEC Chief Revenue Officer

Robert Poulin, former president of digital technology firm Havas Helia,  has joined AEEC as the inaugural chief revenue officer of the Reston, Virginia-based professional services contractor. AEEC said Oct. 7 said he will report directly to CEO Raj Patil and oversee brand visibility and expansion initiatives of the company and its Innovation Lab subsidiary. Poulin will …

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