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VMware Mobility Mgmt Platform Authorized as FedRAMP Compliant System; Bill Rowan Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 4, 2016 — VMware‘s (NYSE: VMW) enterprise mobility management platform has received an authority-to-operate from the U.S. Census Bureau under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program to allow its deployment in government agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Thursday its VMware AirWatch will support agencies to manage, protect and …

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Carahsoft to Offer Zscaler Cloud Security Platform on GSA Schedule, NASA SEWP Contracts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 3, 2016 — Carahsoft has agreed to serve as Zscaler‘s master government market aggregator and offer the latter’s cloud security platform to public clients through the contract vehicles run by the General Services Administration and NASA, ExecutiveBiz said Wednesday. Zscaler’s Internet Security Platform works to encompass secure web gateways, cloud …

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NTT Data Completes $3.05B Purchase of Dell Services

A subsidiary of Japan-based conglomerate Nippon Telegraph & Telephone (NYSE: NTT) has wrapped up its acquisition of Dell’s services business for $3.05 billion in a strategy to expand the former’s consulting and information technology services. NTT Data CEO John McCain will oversee the newly acquired firm that will operate as NTT Data Services on …

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CSRA to Manage VA Cloud Computing Portfolio Under $73M Contract 

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 2, 2016 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) has secured a four-year, $73 million contract to manage several cloud computing platforms to support veteran health benefits and service delivery programs across the Department of Veterans Affairs, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday it will oversee VA’s secure cloud computing services …

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Tony Frazier: The Radiant Group Acquisition to Support Expansion of DigitalGlobe Services

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 31, 2016 —  Tony Frazier, senior vice president of government solutions at DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), has said DigitalGlobe’s acquisition of geospatial information services contractor The Radiant Group serves to support the former’s services business expansion efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Frazier stated in a blog post published Wednesday that integrating …

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MarkLogic’s Idriss Mekrez: Agencies Should Field An Enterprise NoSQL Database to Facilitate Big Data Workload Mgmt

Idriss Mekrez, chief technology officer for the public sector at MarkLogic,  has said government agencies should implement an enterprise-grade NoSQL database to help collect and analyze large volumes of data from various sources as they work to adopt cloud platforms. Mekrez wrote that agencies should consider the deployment of a …

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Davis Johnson: Microsoft, Riverbed Partner to Offer App Performance Management Tools to Gov’t

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 27, 2016 — Riverbed Technology‘s application performance management tools will be available via Microsoft‘s (Nasdaq: MSFT) public sector cloud marketplace as part of a partnership between the two companies, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Microsoft’s Azure Government Cloud Marketplace will offer government customers Riverbed’s SteelHead CX and SteelCentral AppInternals platforms …

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Microsoft Unveils ‘Blueprint’ Tool for DoD FedRAMP ATO Process

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 27, 2016 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) offers a new tool that will work to help users of the Azure Government cloud service to achieve Authority to Operate at the Defense Department under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said in a …

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Carahsoft Offers Okta ID Mgmt, Cloud Tech via GSA Schedule, SEWP V

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 27, 2016 — Carahsoft Technology has included Okta‘s technologies to its Schedule contract with the General Services Administration and Solutions for Enterprise Wide Procurement V contract with NASA, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Okta’s identity and mobility management technology are now available via the GSA Schedule while its cloud-based products are offered via SEWP …

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Ryan Kearny Appointed F5 CTO, EVP for Product Devt; John McAdam Comments

Ryan Kearny, an 18-year veteran of F5 Networks (Nasdaq: FFIV), has been named chief technology officer and executive vice president for product development at the Seattle-based application delivery firm. F5 said Wednesday Kearny will report directly to President and CEO John McAdam and oversee the company’s efforts to innovate and develop technology products. “Ryan’s experience, perspective, …

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