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IBM Cloud-Based Collaboration Tech Cleared Under FedRAMP

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 27, 2018 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) has secured approval under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program to offer its collaboration platform to government customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Federal Times reported Wednesday that John Hamilton, manager of operations for FedRAMP, unveiled the authorization of IBM Connections on Twitter …

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ManTech Named in FedRAMP JAB Priority List

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 23, 2018 — ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has been included in a list of prioritized companies to secure Joint Authorization Board approval under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The FedRAMP program management office said ManTech’s Continuous Diagnostic and Mitigation Shared Services and …

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Symantec Earns FedRAMP Authorization for Email Security Service

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 15, 2018 — Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC) has secured certification for its cloud-based email security service offering for government agencies under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Chris Townsend, vice president pf Symantec’s federal business, wrote in a blog entry posted Tuesday that the Symantec …

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Cisco Cloud Security Platform Earns FedRAMP Moderate-Level ATO; Nick Michaelides Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 9, 2018 — Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO) has secured a moderate-level authority to operate under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program for its Cloudlock cloud security product, ExecutiveBiz reported. Nick Michaelides, vice president of U.S. federal sales at Cisco and a 2018 Wash100 recipient, wrote in …

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Microsoft Azure Government Earns DoD Impact Level 4, FedRAMP High Authorizations

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 2, 2018 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has received Authority to Operate certifications from the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for its Azure Government cloud platform based on compliance with government standards, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Tom Keane, a general manager at Microsoft, wrote in …

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SAP NS2 Gets FedRAMP P-ATO for AWS Cloud-Based HCM Products; Mark Testoni Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 12, 2017 — SAP National Security Services (NYSE: SAP) has secured provisional authorization for its cloud-based human capital management offerings to federal agencies under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Mark Testoni, SAP NS2 president and CEO, noted in a press release published Thursday the company’s …

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Vencore Secures Re-Accreditation as FedRAMP 3rd-Party Cloud Assessor

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 8, 2017 — Vencore has achieved recertification as a third-party assessment organization for the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program after evaluation by the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the renewal of its accreditation as an assessor of cloud-based commercial offerings for the federal government …

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Palo Alto Networks’ Rick Howard: ‘Automatic Orchestration’ Can Aid Agencies’ Cyber Defense Efforts

Rick Howard, chief security officer at Palo Alto Networks (NYSE: PANW), has said government agencies with several cybersecurity tools should adopt the “automatic orchestration” approach that works to consolidate and manage all those tools through a common platform. Howard wrote that such a platform works to help agencies gain visibility …

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Accenture Gets FedRAMP Clearance for Cloud-Based Data Analytics Platform

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 16, 2017 — Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal services unit has secured provisional authorization for its platform-as-a-service cloud technology under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the Accenture Insights Platform for Government offering with moderate-impact level authorization works to provide federal …

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Avaya, Collab9 Offer Unified Comms Service to Fed Agencies; Jerry Dotson Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 9, 2017 — An Avaya business unit has expanded its partnership with collab9 to deliver Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program-authorized unified communications services to the federal government, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 25. Avaya Government Solutions and collab9 will jointly provide a UC product to federal customers in support …

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