Tag Archives: cloud

Cisco Unit Invests in India’s Stellaris Venture Partners

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 30, 2018 — The investment unit of Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO) has placed funds with India-based Stellaris Venture Partners in support of the latter’s own investments in technology startups in areas like cloud, internet of things and analytics, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Livemint reported Monday Cisco India President Sameer Garde noted …

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American Systems Gets USAF Emergency Comms Task Order; Peter Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 29, 2018 — American Systems will support the development and implementation of a cloud-based emergency mass notification system for the U.S. Air Force under a $68.6 million task order via the Network-Centric Solutions-2 network operations and infrastructure solutions contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Jan. 17. The company said Jan. 15 the enterprise …

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Tom Fountain, Ana White, Kara Sprague, Ram Krishnan Join F5 Leadership Team

Seattle-based F5 (Nasdaq: FFIV) has added four technology industry veterans to the company’s leadership team. F5 said Wednesday Tom Fountain, former senior vice president of strategy and corporate development at McAfee, will serve as executive vice president and chief strategy officer. In his new capacity, he will oversee long-term strategy and growth efforts …

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Report: AWS Buys Cybersecurity Firm Sqrrl

Amazon Web Services has purchased Sqrrl, a cybersecurity company founded by former National Security Agency employees, CNBC reported Tuesday. The transaction comes as AWS aims to integrate new security tools into the firm’s cloud platform and expand work with the intelligence community. Sqrrl CEO Mark Terenzoni said in the company’s …

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AWS Adds Booz Allen Under Partner Network Security Competency Status

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 22, 2018 — Amazon Web Services has designated Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) part of its AWS Partner Network Security Competency roster for the latter’s work to develop cloud-based products designed to support customer security projects, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Booz Allen said Thursday the APN Security Competency status …

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AWS, Air Mobility Command Simulate Cloud Migration in Experiential Activity

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 19, 2018 — Amazon Web Services has worked with the Air Mobility Command in efforts to simulate an organization’s migration to a cloud infrastructure as officials seek to identify potential nontechnical issues in the event of such a transition, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The U.S. Air Force said Tuesday the …

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CSRA Preps for Feb. 1 Rollout of milCloud 2.0 Iteration

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 17, 2018 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) has set Feb. 1 as the new target date for the launch of the second version of the Defense Department‘s cloud computing platform as the service plans to roll out the system’s unclassified sections to two military installations, ExecutiveBiz reported …

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Riverbed’s Davis Johnson: Agencies With Eye on Cloud Migration Should Advance Network Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 9, 2018 — Davis Johnson, vice president of Riverbed Technology‘s U.S. public sector business, has said network modernization should be aligned with agency efforts to migrate to the cloud to help technology leaders set up policies across networks and determine effects on network performance, ExecutiveBiz reported …

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BAE Systems Offers Cloud-Based Cyber Tool for Supply Chains

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 9, 2018 — BAE Systems has unveiled a new service that works to secure integrated supply chains against cyber threats and breaches using a cloud environment, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. IFSEC Global reported Friday the Supply Chain Assurance cybersecurity tool aims to mitigate security risks in the supplier network …

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Cubic TS to Deliver Mobile App for LA County Contactless Fare System

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 4, 2018 — A Cubic (NYSE: CUB) business unit will build a mobile application for the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority that will work to support users of the region’s contactless fare payment system, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday Cubic Transportation Systems utilizes a cloud-based application programming interface …

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