Tag Archives: cloud

Gigamon’s Dennis Reilly: Next-Gen Network Packet Brokers Could Provide Agencies Pervasive Visibility

Dennis Reilly, vice president of federal at Gigamon, has said government agencies should have pervasive visibility into their virtual and physical networks, cloud environments and encrypted traffic to quickly detect breaches and defend their information technology infrastructure against adversaries.

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Amazon Challenges Pentagon’s JEDI Contract Award Decision

Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) filed a federal suit Friday in Washington contesting the fairness of the Department of Defense's move to award a $10B cloud computing contract to Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT), Bloomberg reported Saturday. DoD faces the legal challenge one month after it selected Microsoft to be its Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure contractor.

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Sevatec Wins GSA’s COMET BPA, $116M Task Order Award; Sonny Kakar Quoted

Sevatec announced on Thursday that the General Services Administration (GSA) has awarded the company a spot its CIO Modernization and Enterprise Transformation (COMET) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA). The company will provide application modernization and transformation services for Halley’s COMET $116 million task order. Sevatec will be responsible for a portfolio of …

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Symantec’s Aubrey Merchant-Dest: Interoperability Could Improve Agency IT Security Posture

Aubrey Merchant-Dest, federal chief technology officer at Symantec, has said government agencies should work to achieve interoperability to improve their security posture, address tool complexity, reduce costs and establish a framework to leverage automation.

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SAP NS2’s Kyle Rice: Commercial Tech Could Help Agencies Advance IT Modernization

Kyle Rice, chief technology officer at SAP National Security Services, has said government agencies can modernize and ensure the security of their information technology infrastructure by leveraging commercial offerings and an example of that is working with industry partners to integrate artificial intelligence into the cloud.

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