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Riverbed’s Davis Johnson: Prioritize Network Modernization to Drive Cyber EO Compliance

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 6, 2017 — Davis Johnson, vice president for Riverbed Technology‘s public sector business, has said network optimization should be a key priority of federal agencies as they work to comply with the White House’s cybersecurity executive order, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 30. He wrote in a guest …

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Red Hat to Cover Open Source Collaboration at Gov’t Symposium; Paul Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 19, 2017 — Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) is set to hold its annual symposium on federal information technology on Nov. 9 where the company will host discussions on open source collaboration and its potential benefits for government, GovCon Executive reported Oct. 11. “[Agencies] are looking to …

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CenturyLink Opens Customer Experience Center in Arlington, VA; Erich Sanchack Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 18, 2017 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has established a facility in Arlington, Virginia, that would facilitate the development and demonstration of new platforms and capabilities designed to support federal digital transformation efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 5. The Customer Experience Center serves to provide the company as well as …

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Unisys Climbs IDC Federal IT Rankings for 2017; PV Puvvada Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 13, 2017 — Unisys (NYSE: UIS) has been ranked No. 8 in IDC Government Insights‘ list of the top information technology enterprise companies that provide products and services to the federal government, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 4. The IT company said Oct. 4 it climbed in the IDC Federal …

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Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh: Team to Offer ‘Complete’ Package for Air Force Shift to Cloud

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 2, 2017 — Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer for the federal sector at Dell EMC, has said the company has a complete technology platform that will work to support the U.S. Air Force‘s business transformation as part of its move to the cloud, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. …

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IDC Report Names Companies With Top IT Revenue From Gov’t Sales in 2017

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 21, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) have the three highest revenue from information technology sales to the federal government in 2017 among companies that earn more than one third of their revenue from government clients, ExecutiveBiz reported …

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Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh: Centralized IT, Shared Services to Enable Greater Control of Gov’t Cybersecurity

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2017 — Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer of Dell EMC’s federal business, has said the federal government should work to centralize non-mission-critical information technology systems in order to reduce the network attack surface, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 12. MeriTalk reported Sept. 11 that Chehreh noted the need for shared services …

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Unisys’ PV Puvvada: Resources Could be Key to Address Security Challenges Amid Fed IT Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 12, 2017 — A Unisys (NYSE: UIS) survey has unveiled that more than half of federal information technology executives believe that an increase in security challenges at their agencies could be attributed to their IT modernization efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the Market Connections-administered …

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Cisco’s Diane Gongaware: ‘Strong’ IT Network Key to Help Agencies Get Value From Data

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 16, 2017 — Diane Gongaware, vice president for U.S. public sector services at Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO), has said government agencies could benefit from the emergence of connected devices by employing an information technology network that serves to generate insights from growing data workloads, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. She wrote …

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Criterion Systems to Supply IT Staff to USDA Under $85M Alliant SB Task Order

Criterion Systems has secured an $85 million task order under the General Services Administration‘s Alliant Small Business contract vehicle to provide information technology support staff to the Agriculture Department‘s National Information Technology Center. The company said Tuesday it will supply 75 full-time personnel to help NITC as it operates USDA’s enterprise data centers in …

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