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Accenture Gets FedRAMP Clearance for Cloud-Based Data Analytics Platform

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 16, 2017 — Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal services unit has secured provisional authorization for its platform-as-a-service cloud technology under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the Accenture Insights Platform for Government offering with moderate-impact level authorization works to provide federal …

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Red Hat Provides Hybrid Cloud Platform for USAF Migration Effort; Paul Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 14, 2017 — Red Hat‘s (NYSE: RHT) hybrid cloud technology has been utilized by Radiance Technologies to fulfill work on a task order to migrate the U.S. Air Force to a cloud infrastructure, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 7. Radiance has deployed a Red Hat Cloud Suite-based cloud service …

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Radiant Solutions to Combine Geospatial Services Brands; Tony Frazier Comments

Maxar Technologies’ (NYSE: MAXR) Radiant Solutions business unit has unveiled a new strategy that aims to converge its legacy businesses in an effort to deliver geospatial data and insights designed to transform intelligence and global mapping missions in support of commercial and national security clients. Tony Frazier, president of Radiant …

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MongoDB’s Mat Keep: Open-Source Database Can Help Agencies ‘Glean Insights’ From Large Data Volumes

Mat Keep, director of product and market analysis at MongoDB (Nasdaq: MDB), has said government agencies should modernize their data infrastructures to manage and analyze large volumes of collected data through the adoption of non-relational databases. Keep wrote such databases work to help organizations automatically spread data across public cloud …

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Unisys to Support Cloud Migration of Nuclear Regulatory Commission Computing, Apps

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 25, 2017 — Unisys (NYSE: UIS) will assist the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in the migration of computing operations and applications to the cloud under a new task order from the Interior Department, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday it will utilize its experience in government cloud …

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AWS, Cal Poly Create Cloud Innovation Hub to Help Advance Digital Transformation

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 24, 2017 — Amazon Web Services (Nasdaq: AMZN) has collaborated with the California Polytechnic State University to open a transformation hub that will work to utilize cloud technologies to help the government, nonprofit and education sectors drive digital transformation, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The university said Thursday the Cal …

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OpenGov Buys Peak Democracy in Citizen Engagement Tech Expansion Push

Redwood City, California-based government budgeting systems provider OpenGov has purchased Berkeley, California-based technology company Peak Democracy for an undisclosed amount in a move to expand its citizen engagement platforms for the government sector. OpenGov said Friday it will integrate Peak Democracy’s Open Town Hall offering with its Smart Government Cloud …

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CyrusOne to Offer Direct Access to AWS Cloud Services Via Private Network

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 19, 2017 — CyrusOne (Nasdaq: CONE) has partnered with Amazon Web Services (Nasdaq: AMZN) for the availability of AWS cloud services via a private network to customers of the data center services provider, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The AWS Direct Connect service will be available through CyrusOne’s National IX internet …

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Google’s Aileen Black: Cloud a ‘Fueling Agent’ in Big Data Analytics

Aileen Black, executive director, industry lead and group leader for the U.S. government at Google’s cloud business, has said government agencies should consider three factors when migrating to the cloud and one of those is to understand the cloud’s capability to address the gap between the mission or user and …

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CTO Yogesh Khanna Elevates to CSRA Senior VP Role

Yogesh Khanna, chief technology officer at CSRA (NYSE: CSRA), has been promoted to a senior vice president position at the Falls Church, Virginia-based government information technology services contractor. “Through his dedication and commitment to excellence, Yogesh has pioneered new business offerings and spearheaded our cloud consulting services,” Larry Prior, CSRA …

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