Tag Archives: cloud

Report: AWS Possibly Looking Into Space Opportunities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 13, 2018 — Amazon Web Services is reportedly looking to hire a data processing engineer and a product manager for space and satellite systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. CNBC reported Tuesday the Amazon-tracking website This Just In first discovered the job postings, which were later removed, noting that …

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ECS to Offer Microsoft Cloud Services Via Partner Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 12, 2018 — ECS has been named a direct partner in a Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) program that enables it to offer the latter’s cloud services to its public and private sector customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The science, technology and engineering company said Monday it will deliver Azure, Office …

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Publicis.Sapient’s Lynn Lannin, Chad Kelly: Cloud-Based Apps Could Facilitate Gov’t Citizen Services Delivery

Lynn Lannin and Chad Kelly of digital transformation services provider Publicis.Sapient have said developing mobile applications on the cloud could help federal, local and state agencies streamline the delivery of services to citizens. Kelly and Lannin wrote how the 311 contact centers and other cloud-based apps work to help citizens …

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AWS Program Hosts Hubble Telescope Data in Cloud for Free Public Access

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 10, 2018 — An Amazon Web Services program has been helping the Space Telescope Science Institute keep space observation data collected by the Hubble Space Telescope available to the public as well as researchers free of cost, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the AWS Public Dataset program has …

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CenturyLink Named Partner in AWS Managed Service Provider Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 5, 2018 — Amazon Web Services has added CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) as a partner in the AWS Managed Service Provider program, enabling the latter to offer AWS-powered cloud products and services to the former’s customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. CenturyLink said Friday it completed a third-party audit to verify …

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ManTech, Partners to Develop Prototype of Army Cyber Training Platform; Kevin Phillips Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 4, 2018 — ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) will lead an industry team that will work to build a cloud-based Persistent Cyber Training Environment prototype for the U.S. Army through an “other transaction agreement” with Consortium Management Group, ExecutiveBiz reported Aug. 22. The team will utilize ManTech’s …

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SpringCM’s Gary Wootten: Cloud-Based Records Retention Schedule Could Help Agencies Streamline Document Mgmt

Gary Wootten, vice president of public sector at SpringCM, has said agencies that aim to automate records management and improve collaboration should adopt a cloud-based records retention schedule. Wootten wrote that implementing such a schedule would help agencies classify records based on retention period, event or case type while complying …

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Unisys Gets $219M Contract for Hybrid Cloud Platform to Support Georgia State Gov’t

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 30, 2018 — Unisys (NYSE: UIS) will deliver a hybrid cloud platform under a potential $219M contract to help the state government of Georgia manage the delivery of citizen services, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday it will serve as a cloud broker for the Georgia Technology …

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DocuSign’s Barton Phillips: Cloud-Based Tools Could Help Agencies Manage, Secure Documents

Barton Phillips, vice president of enterprise sales at DocuSign (Nasdaq: DOCU), has said agencies that aim to manage document workflows and accelerate document reviews should adopt cloud-based tools. Phillips wrote that such cloud platforms work to help agencies establish a digital process that helps them prepare, sign, store and route …

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BAE, Flexera Offer Hybrid Cloud Platform for Gov’t Software Licensing; Peder Jungck Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 27, 2018 — BAE Systems has entered into a partnership with computer software firm Flexera in an effort to provide government agencies a hybrid cloud environment built on the latter’s asset and license management technology and the federated cloud system that BAE jointly developed with Dell EMC, ExecutiveBiz reported …

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