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DataRobot’s Chad Cisco: Automated Machine Learning Could Help Agency Employees Leverage AI

Chad Cisco

Chad Cisco, general manager of federal business at DataRobot, said artificial intelligence could help glean insights from massive amounts of data and agencies could allow their employees to take advantage of AI through the use of automated machine learning.

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SOCOM Begins Market Research for Global Analytics Platform

U.S. Special Operations Command has released a request for information on potential contractors that could provide support services for its Global Analytics Platform. A notice published Friday says USSOCOM intends to award a single- or multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the GAP program with a ceiling value of between $300M and $600M and an ordering period of five to 10 years.

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Dun & Bradstreet, USGIF Award Inaugural Data Science Scholarship; Tim Solms Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 10, 2019 — Dun & Bradstreet (NYSE: DNB) has awarded its inaugural scholarship grant on geospatial data science to a University of Colorado graduate student who will research and develop 3D geospatial applications related to transportation, ExecutiveBiz reported Aug. 23.

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Red Hat’s David Egts: Open Source, Hybrid Cloud to Optimize Agency Access to HPC

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 8, 2019 — David Egts, chief technologist of Red Hat‘s (NYSE: RHT) North American public sector business, said open source and hybrid cloud platforms will be key to federal agencies’ adoption of high-performance computing, ExecutiveBiz reported April 25. Egts wrote in a GCN guest piece published …

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NVIDIA’s Anthony Robbins: Government Can Harness AI Through Data, Training, Computing Systems

Anthony Robbins, vice president for the North American public sector at NVIDIA (Nasdaq: NVDA), has said the federal government should make contributions across data, computing infrastructure and training areas in order to harness the potential of artificial intelligence. Robbins wrote the U.S. government should train engineers in data science and deep …

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NVIDIA Strikes $6.9B Deal to Buy Mellanox; Jensen Huang, Eyal Waldman Quoted

NVIDIA (Nasdaq: NVDA) agreed to acquire Mellanox Technologies (MLNX) for approximately $6.9B in a push to expand its footprint in the high-performance computing market. NVIDIA said Monday it will pay $125 in cash for each share of Mellanox through a deal, which is expected to close by the end of …

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NT Concepts’ Gavin Greene Previews AI/ML, Edge Computing Goals for 2019

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 19, 2018 — Gavin Greene, vice president of business development at NT Concepts, has said the company will work in 2019 to build on its capabilities in artificial intelligence and machine learning to support customer missions, particularly in the field of national security. Greene told ExecutiveBiz …

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Booz Allen Eyes 10-Year IT Workforce Expansion in Oklahoma

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 12, 2018 — Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) plans to expand its workforce in Oklahoma over the next 10 years in support of information technology and other areas of work with customers in the government, military and commercial sectors, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the …

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