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Booz Allen’s Dan Tucker: Data Strategy Key to ‘Smart’ Agency Cloud Migration

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 30, 2018 — Dan Tucker, vice president in charge of Booz Allen Hamilton‘s (NYSE: BAH) digital platform capability team, has said federal agencies looking to transition workloads to the cloud must first ensure scalability and extensibility in their assessment of their data architecture, ExecutiveBiz reported Jan. …

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Proofpoint’s Tony D’Angelo: IT Modernization Could Help Agencies Shift Security Efforts to Users

Tony D’Angelo, vice president of federal business at Proofpoint (Nasdaq: PFPT), has said cloud migration and other information technology modernization initiatives provide agencies an opportunity to redirect their cybersecurity focus toward efforts aimed at protecting users from cyber threats. Agencies allocate only 8 percent of their cybersecurity budgets on email …

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Accenture’s Dominic Delmolino Discusses IT Modernization Challenges Following Report

Accenture reported on Monday that the IT modernization of U.S. federal agencies has accelerated in 2018, but still faces significant challenges. The State of Federal IT 2018 report revealed that only 47 percent of IT decisionmakers believe their efforts contributed to mission agility. In addition, only 39 percent transform mission …

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Expert Panel Offers Insights Into Cloud Migration During Potomac Officers Club’s Are We There Yet? Event

On Thursday, Nov. 29th, GovCon leaders from the public and private sector gathered for the Potomac Officers Club’s Are We There Yet? Your Journey to the Cloud and the Pit Stops Along the Way Agenda, featuring an expert panel consisting of Dr. Emma Alexander and Kshemendra Paul of the Department …

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ECS to Sustain AMC Logistics Info System Under $51M Deal; George Wilson Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 7, 2018 — ECS will update, maintain and support an Air Mobility Command defense cargo- and personnel-tracking platform as part of a potential $51M contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 10. The company said Oct. 9 it will work to further develop, operate and sustain AMC’s Global Air Transportation Execution …

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CGI Moves USAID IT Infrastructure to Hybrid Cloud Platform

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 1, 2018 — CGI (NYSE: GIB) has collaborated with the U.S. Agency for International Development in an effort to migrate the agency’s information technology infrastructure to the cloud in line with the government’s Cloud First Policy, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday it utilized the CGI …

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Cisco’s Dan Kent: Cloud Migration of Data to Increase Amid Gov’t Efforts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 30, 2018 — Dan Kent, chief technology officer of the public sector business at Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO), believes there will be an increase in data migration to the cloud and opportunities for cloud providers to support government customers in this effort, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Federal Times …

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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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Cisco’s Diane Gongaware: ‘Architectural’ Cloud Migration Approach With AI, ML to Bolster Fed IT Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 29, 2018 — Diane Gongaware, vice president of U.S. public sector services at Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO), has said the company is working with federal customers to leverage the cloud as the platform for their information technology modernization efforts as networks gain new capabilities and grow …

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Dell EMC’s Steve Harris: Automation, Strategic Cloud, Simplified Procurement to Help Cut ‘Technical Debt’

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 21, 2018 — Steve Harris, senior vice president and general manager of the federal business at Dell EMC, has urged federal agencies to focus on automation, cloud modernization and simplified procurement in order to address what he calls a “technical debt,” ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Harris, a …

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