Tag Archives: cloud

SAIC Creates Virtual Lab to Support IT Transformation Projects; Charles Onstott Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 20, 2018 — Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has unveiled a cloud-based virtual laboratory environment that it designed to help accelerate federal agencies’ efforts to develop software applications, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 23. The company said Oct. 23 the SAIC Innovation Factory will utilize its own technology and Red …

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FTC Clears Cloudera-Hortonworks Merger

The Federal Trade Commission has given Cloudera (NYSE: CLDR) and Hortonworks (Nasdaq: HDP) antitrust approval to proceed with their plan to merge through an all-stock transaction. FTC released a notice of early termination of the required waiting period for the deal under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, the companies said in …

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IBM-Backed Survey Cites Federal IT Investment Shift to Hybrid Cloud; Andras Szakal Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 19, 2018 — An IBM-backed (NYSE: IBM) study has found that a majority of federal information technology executives foresee a shift in IT investments over the next two years, with an increasing number anticipating spending on cloud technology, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 16. Fedscoop reported Oct. 15 that …

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Symantec’s Chris Townsend: Agencies Should Advance Cyber Tech Interoperability Through Standardization

Chris Townsend, vice president of federal business at Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC), has said agencies should work with industry to standardize cyber tools used to secure networks, endpoints and data in order to facilitate information sharing with other platforms. “Reducing complexity through standardization can enhance protection at every level and support …

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AWS Clears Enlighten IT as Managed Service Provider on GovCloud; Dave Levy Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 12, 2018 — Amazon Web Services certified Enlighten IT Consulting as an approved provider of AWS cloud managed services to the former’s government customers following a third-party review of the latter’s offerings, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 12. MacAulay-Brown, the parent company of EITC, said Oct. 11 the AWS Managed Service …

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Peraton CIO Rob Giannetta Outlines Firm’s Business Transformation Using Deltek ERP Tech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 9, 2018 — Peraton has worked with Deltek to help deploy an enterprise resource planning system in support of the former’s business transformation efforts powered by cloud capabilities, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Rob Giannetta, chief information officer of Peraton, has noted in a blog post published Tuesday that the company …

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ManTech Offers Employees Cloud Degree Opportunity Via Purdue Global; Kevin Phillips Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 8, 2018 — ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has tapped Purdue University’s online education arm to provide company employees the opportunity to earn a cloud computing degree, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 9. The bachelor of science degree offering will be available to ManTech personnel who support the deployment …

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DigitalGlobe Gets Potential $900M NRO EnhancedView Imagery Contract Extension; Dan Jablonsky Quoted

Maxar Technologies’ (NYSE: MAXR) DigitalGlobe subsidiary has secured a potential three-year, $900M contract extension from the National Reconnaissance Office to provide commercial imagery to the U.S. government through its WorldView Legion satellite constellation. NRO added three option years worth approximately $300M annually to the EnhancedView Follow-On contract awarded in September after it assumed …

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CACI Lands $194M Task Order for IT Modernization Support Services; Ken Asbury Quoted

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has secured a potential three-year, $194M task order to deliver information technology management support services to the Department of Homeland Security’s Transportation Security Administration. The company said Tuesday it will modernize TSA’s enterprise IT infrastructure and cybersecurity posture, as well as provide assistance to 60K of …

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SAP NS2 to Utilize Drone Aviation Video Footage Tech for ISR Platforms

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 1, 2018 — SAP National Security Services has partnered with Drone Aviation to integrate a drone-based video capture application into the former’s intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance technologies, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Drone Aviation said Tuesday SAP NS2’s on-premise and cloud-based ISR platforms featuring “sense making” machine learning functions, combined …

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