Tag Archives: cloud

MuleSoft’s Shad Imam: APIs Could Offer Agencies Flexibility to Meet Customer Demands

Shad Imam, head of federal pre-sales at MuleSoft, has said agencies seeking to meet changing customer demands should advance connectivity using application programming interfaces. “APIs are quickly becoming core building blocks for digital transformation because they make systems easy to access and allow data to be decoupled from complex underlying …

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SAP NS2 Picks LSI as Secure HANA Cloud Reseller to State/Local Gov’t, Higher Ed

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 29, 2019 — SAP National Security Services‘ Secure HANA Cloud platform will be available to state and local governments as well as higher education institutions through the company’s partnership with consultancy LSI, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. LSI said Wednesday it will resell SAP NS2’s Federal Risk and …

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By Light Buys Phacil in IT Capability Expansion Push; Bob Donahue Quoted

By Light Professional IT Services has acquired government information technology services contractor Phacil for an undisclosed sum. Phacil’s “diversified IT capabilities across a wide customer base make it an excellent fit with our company, and will allow us to expand our offering to better serve our customers,” Bob Donahue, CEO and …

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Booz Allen’s Dan Tucker: Agencies Can Use 3rd-Party Mgmt Tools to Forecast Cost of Cloud Migration

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 25, 2019 — Dan Tucker, vice president and head of the digital platform capability team at Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), has said third-party management tools can help government agencies manage costs as they move operations to the cloud, ExecutiveBiz reported March 12. “Some of these …

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McAleese and Associates: DoD’s Ellen Lord Talks Software Development, Cybersecurity at Meeting

McAleese & Associates has released a report on key takeaways from the remarks of Ellen Lord, defense undersecretary for acquisition and sustainment, at a Defense Innovation Board meeting. Lord, a 2019 Wash100 recipient, discussed the need to bifurcate software development from hardware development and cited the Department of Defense’s effort to …

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GDIT Supports DHA Billing System Migration to AWS GovCloud West Region; Kamal Narang, Dave Levy Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 20, 2019 — General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business collaborated with the Defense Health Agency to move the latter’s enterprise billing platform to an Amazon Web Services cloud environment, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The DHA Solution Delivery Division and systems integrator General Dynamics Information Technology recently …

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Salesforce’s Mike Daniels: Platform, Customer Engagement Keys to Maximize Agency Cloud Investment

Mike Daniels, senior vice president of public sector sales at Salesforce (NYSE: CRM), said government agencies seeking to maximize the benefits of cloud adoption should select the right platform and focus on how they engage with and deliver services to citizens. “Focusing on customer engagement helps program, business and IT …

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Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh Talks Edge Computing in Gov’t

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 14, 2019 — Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer for the federal sector at Dell EMC, outlined the way edge computing can work to help government agencies utilize and manage data and devices at the network edge in a single virtual enterprise, ExecutiveBiz reported March 4. FedTech …

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Tracy Denny Named Acuity Systems Chief Growth Officer

Tracy Denny, a federal information technology market veteran, has joined Herndon, Va.-based Acuity Systems as chief growth officer to oversee business and corporate development and sales and marketing initiatives. He brings to the role over two decades of operational leadership experience with IT, consulting and health care services companies, the …

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Dell Wins $231M Navy BPA for VMware Software Licenses, Maintenance Support

Dell has secured a potential $231.2M blanket purchase agreement under the General Services Administration’s Federal Supply Schedule contract to provide VMware software licenses, software maintenance and related services for the Department of the Navy. The service will use the products and services to meet information technology capabilities such as cloud …

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