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John Goodman, Chief Executive of Accenture Federal Services, Named to 2021 Wash100 for Driving Growth Through Partnerships, Contracts & Technology Initiatives

Executive Mosaic is honored to announce that John Goodman, chief executive of Accenture Federal Services, has received a 2021 Wash100 Award for advancing technology solutions, securing valuable contracts and partnering with industry and federal leaders to respond to the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. This marks Goodman’s fourth consecutive Wash100 …

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Akamai’s Lelah Manz: Agencies Should Look at How Edge Computing Complements Cloud-Based Centralization

Lelah Manz, senior vice president for web performance at Akamai Technologies (Nasdaq: AKAM), said edge computing complements cloud-based centralization that could help government agencies manage security risks and mitigate inefficiencies. “Processing data locally at edge nodes can eliminate latency bottlenecks and open up opportunities to capitalize on user- and location-specific …

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AWS Federal VP Dave Levy Selected to 2021 Wash100 for Pursuing Cloud, Cyber Tech Capabilities

Executive Mosaic, the leading provider in connecting, promoting and branding government and government contracting (GovCon) executives of consequence, is pleased to name Dave Levy, vice president of Amazon Web Services‘ (AWS) federal business, as a recipient of the 2021 Wash100 Award for continuing focus on cloud efforts, cyber and driving …

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Criterion Buys Realm Consulting, Unveils Intell Solutions Business; Steve Mast Quoted

Criterion Systems has purchased Realm Consulting, an information technology services subcontractor for the intelligence community, for an undisclosed sum and established a new intelligence solutions business unit. Criterion said Tuesday it operates Realm as a wholly owned subsidiary and Steve Mast, chief financial officer of Criterion, oversees the subsidiary as …

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AWS’ Lorraine Bassett: Rugged Edge Devices Could Help Agencies Generate Insights in Intermittently Connected Environments

Lorraine Bassett, principal technical business development leader for internet of things at Amazon Web Services’ worldwide public sector, said ruggedized, portable edge devices designed to work in austere and remote environments could help government agencies and the military collect data and generate insights for faster decision-making. “Edge computing is particularly …

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ECS-Edgewater JV Wins Potential $700M Sandia Labs IT, Telecom Support BPA; John Heneghan Quoted

Encantado Technical Solutions, a joint venture of ECS and Edgewater Federal Solutions, has received a blanket purchase agreement worth approximately $400 million to $700 million to provide information technology and telecommunications support for Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Encantado will work with subcontractors Amentum and Information International Associates …

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Dell Technologies’ Kirsten Billhardt: Faster Access to Insights via Edge Computing Key to Accelerating Agency Mission

Kirsten Billhardt, global marketing director for edge and IoT solutions at Dell Technologies (NYSE: DELL), said edge computing could help government agencies empower their employees to accelerate and carry out missions by providing them quick access to insights and intelligence. “By having access to intelligence right where data is being …

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Salient CRGT Wins $105M USAID IT Program Support Contract; Tom Ferrando Quoted

Salient CRGT has secured a five-year, $105 million contract to help the U.S. Agency for International Development manage information technology portfolio, consolidate IT services, adopt cloud computing approaches, update networks and secure systems. The single-award USAID Strategic Programs contract covers support for the agency’s Office of the Chief Information Officer …

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Sealing Technologies to Produce Portable Data Processing Platform Under $89M Navy OTA; Ed Sealing Quoted

Sealing Technologies, a Columbia, Maryland-based research, engineering and integration services provider, will transition the Operational Data Integrated Network deployment kit to the production phase under a potential five-year, $89 million other transaction agreement with the U.S. Navy. SealingTech said Tuesday it developed ODIN under an OTA with the Information Warfare …

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Suzanne White, DIA Deputy Director, Unpacks Intelligence Community Acquisition & Innovation

Suzanne White, deputy director of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), recently discussed how the Intelligence Community (IC) has spearheaded new efforts to integrate emerging technologies to remain up to speed with the advancing science and technology landscape. During her keynote address at GovConWire’s IC Acquisition and Innovation Forum, White analyzed …

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