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EM’s Weekly Roundup: Anne Neuberger’s Priorities for NSA, Chris Townsend Joins UiPath, $820M DoD BPA, CACI, GE Aviation Secure Big Contracts and Weekly Top 10 Stories

Anne Neuberger, who directs the National Security Agency’s (NSA) new Cybersecurity Directorate, revealed that the NSA will launch a directorate in October to focus on ransomware attacks that could make our upcoming elections vulnerable during Billington CyberSecurity’s 10th Annual Summit last week. Neuberger also discussed NSA’s efforts to protect the nation from …

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Carahsoft, Grant Thornton Receive Federal Payroll Modernization Task Orders; GSA’s Emily Murphy Quoted

Two teams led by Carahsoft Technology and Grant Thornton have received task orders under the General Services Administration’s potential $2.5B NewPay blanket purchase agreement to modernize payroll processing systems that support more than 2.2M federal civilian workers.

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SAP NS2 Gains FedRAMP Board OK for Payroll Engine, Human Capital Mgmt Suite Integration

SAP National Security Services has received approval from the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program's joint authorization board to offer a payroll engine with a cloud-based human capital management platform. FEDRAMP JAB granted the provisional authorization to operate for the company to include its Employee Central Payroll technology in the Cloud-SuccessFactors HCM Suite for Government, SAP NS2 said Wednesday.

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Carahsoft Gets Award for Collaboration With Partner Firm Nuance; Michael Adams Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 14, 2019 — Carahsoft Technology received recognition from partner firm Nuance Communications for its collaborative work and support for the latter’s product portfolio, ExecutiveBiz reported June 7. This is the second consecutive year that Nuance Enterprise Division named Carahsoft its “Best North American Collaboration Partner,” with …

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Pivotal’s Paul Puckett: Lean Methodologies Could Help Agencies Advance Modern Software Development

Paul Puckett, chief technology officer for federal at Pivotal Software (NYSE: PVTL), has said the development of the U.S. Air Force’s tanker refueling application indicated that the service can deploy scalable software using lean methodologies. “That approach involves combining agile practices with pair programming, test-driven development and user-centered design to create software that meets a mission need,” Puckett wrote.

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David Wajsgras and Tiffanny Gates Continue to Battle Over First Place, Michael Corkery Climbs Rankings, Wash100 Voting Ends on Tuesday

With only five days left to vote, the race for first place in the Wash100 rankings remains white-hot as the finish line approaches on April 30th. David Wajsgras of Raytheon took first place from Tiffanny Gates of Novetta, Steve Harris of Dell EMC Federal and Teresa Carlson of Amazon Web …

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David Wajsgras Takes First Place, Steve Harris and Teresa Carlson Climb Rankings, Craig Abod Has Huge Week in Weekly Wash100 Voting

After last week’s Wash100 voting rankings were reported, it appeared that Tiffanny Gates of Novetta established herself in first place, and the Wash100 rankings were beginning to settle down. However, the GovCon community submitted nearly 3,000 votes during the past week, and most GovCon executives changed positions in the top …

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