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Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh: App Portfolio Should Guide Agencies’ IT Infrastructure Choice

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 5, 2018 — Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer and vice president of presales engineering at Dell EMC‘s federal business, believes it is important for federal agencies to first understand their application portfolio and modernization strategy prior to deploying a new information technology infrastructure, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. …

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HighPoint’s Cal Shintani: CoE Implementation Drives GSA-USDA Customer Experience Effort

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 29, 2018 — Cal Shintani, chief growth officer at HighPoint Global, has said the General Services Administration and Agriculture Department have made progress in their effort to boost customer experience for citizens through the implementation of centers of excellence to advance information technology modernization, as defined …

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Cisco’s Diane Gongaware: ‘Architectural’ Cloud Migration Approach With AI, ML to Bolster Fed IT Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 29, 2018 — Diane Gongaware, vice president of U.S. public sector services at Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO), has said the company is working with federal customers to leverage the cloud as the platform for their information technology modernization efforts as networks gain new capabilities and grow …

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Dell EMC’s Steve Harris: Automation, Strategic Cloud, Simplified Procurement to Help Cut ‘Technical Debt’

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 21, 2018 — Steve Harris, senior vice president and general manager of the federal business at Dell EMC, has urged federal agencies to focus on automation, cloud modernization and simplified procurement in order to address what he calls a “technical debt,” ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Harris, a …

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AWS’ Jennifer Chronis: Cloud to Drive Federal IT Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 20, 2018 — Jennifer Chronis, general manager for Defense Department programs at Amazon Web Services, has said federal agencies working to modernize their information technology infrastructure will benefit from the cloud due to its agility, capacity for collaboration and experimentation as well as security and operational …

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Booz Allen EVP Greg Wenzel: Open Architecture, Integration Key to Support Warfighter Mission

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 19, 2018 — Greg Wenzel, an executive vice president at Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), has said the company leverages open architecture in an effort to provide clients the vendors and technologies that most align with their mission requirements. He told ExecutiveBiz in an interview published …

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Microsoft Signs Cloud, IT Services Deal for Use Across Intelligence Community

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 18, 2018 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) and the U.S. intelligence community have entered into a six-year, transformative agreement that will work to expand the use of the Redmond, Wash.-based company’s technologies across 17 IC agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Toni Townes-Whitley, Microsoft corporate vice president for industry, said …

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BAE, Dell EMC Join Forces to Offer Hybrid Cloud to Govt. Clients; Al Whitmore, Steve Harris Comment

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 26, 2018 — BAE Systems and Dell EMC have established an alliance to offer a scalable hybrid cloud platform geared to support the federal government’s information technology modernization initiatives, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. BAE said Monday the Federated Secure Cloud is designed to give access to mission-critical tools …

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ICF to Help Create Customer Experience, Analytics CoEs Under GSA Deals

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 9, 2018 — The General Services Administration has awarded ICF (Nasdaq: ICFI) two multimillion-dollar contracts to stand up Centers of Excellence for service delivery analytics and customer experience, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the two projects are part of the Trump administration’s Information Technology …

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ViON Named Preferred Partner of UW System for Data Storage, Backup

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 9, 2018 — ViON will collaborate with the University of Wisconsin System in a move to help the latter’s chief information officers deploy data storage and backup platforms and advance its information technology modernization initiative, GovCon Executive reported Friday. The company said Thursday it will supply switches, tape …

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