Tag: cloud

Talkdesk’s James Ward: Cloud-Based Contact Center Backed by AI, Analytics Could Help Improve Citizen ExperienceNews

Talkdesk’s James Ward: Cloud-Based Contact Center Backed by AI, Analytics Could Help Improve Citizen Experience

James Ward, vice president of regulated industries at Talkdesk, said agencies seeking to transform the contact center to improve the
Former Pragmatics Exec Blake Nelson Named SAIC VP of Platforms & Cloud SolutionsExecutive Moves

Former Pragmatics Exec Blake Nelson Named SAIC VP of Platforms & Cloud Solutions

Blake Nelson, who led defense and civilian programs at service management company Pragmatics, has joined Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE:
OpenGov Buys Procurement Software Company ProcureNow; Zac Bookman QuotedM&A Activity

OpenGov Buys Procurement Software Company ProcureNow; Zac Bookman Quoted

OpenGov, a provider of cloud enterprise resource planning software for state and local government agencies, has acquired software company ProcureNow
LookingGlass Acquires Attack Surface Management Company AlphaWave; Gilman Louie QuotedM&A Activity

LookingGlass Acquires Attack Surface Management Company AlphaWave; Gilman Louie Quoted

LookingGlass Cyber Solutions has acquired AlphaWave, an Austin, Texas-based cloud security technology startup, for an undisclosed sum in a move
GSA Eyes Consumption-Based Approach to Cloud Procurement; Jeff Koses QuotedNews

GSA Eyes Consumption-Based Approach to Cloud Procurement; Jeff Koses Quoted

The General Services Administration issued in May its second draft policy that would allow federal agencies to buy commercial cloud
Teradata CPO Hillary Ashton Joins CentralSquare’s Board as Independent Director; David Zolet QuotedExecutive Moves

Teradata CPO Hillary Ashton Joins CentralSquare’s Board as Independent Director; David Zolet Quoted

Hillary Ashton, chief product officer of Teradata (NYSE: TDC), has been appointed to serve on the board of CentralSquare as
Microsoft Gets Antitrust Clearance for Proposed Nuance AcquisitionM&A Activity

Microsoft Gets Antitrust Clearance for Proposed Nuance Acquisition

Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) received U.S. antitrust approval to proceed with its proposed acquisition of Nuance Communications (Nasdaq: NUAN), a Burlington,
DOD Secretary Lloyd Austin OKs Joint All Domain C2 Strategy; Lt. Gen. Dennis Crall QuotedNews

DOD Secretary Lloyd Austin OKs Joint All Domain C2 Strategy; Lt. Gen. Dennis Crall Quoted

Lloyd Austin, secretary of the Department of Defense and a 2021 Wash100 Award winner, cleared in May the strategy document
Zscaler’s Stephen Kovac on New Executive Order on National Cybersecurity ImprovementPress Releases

Zscaler’s Stephen Kovac on New Executive Order on National Cybersecurity Improvement

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 3, 2021 — Stephen Kovac, vice president of global government and head of corporate compliance at
Accenture Federal Services to Buy Novetta From Carlyle; John Goodman, Tiffanny Gates QuotedM&A Activity

Accenture Federal Services to Buy Novetta From Carlyle; John Goodman, Tiffanny Gates Quoted

Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) federal services arm has agreed to acquire analytics company Novetta from global investment firm The Carlyle Group