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Unisys’ PV Puvvada: ‘Comprehensive’ Approach Drives Federal IT Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 3, 2018 — PV Puvvada, president of Unisys‘ (NYSE: UIS) federal business, has said the government is working to establish a comprehensive strategy for federal information technology modernization through several initiatives, ExecutiveBiz reported Dec. 20. Puvvada said in a Federal News Radio interview posted Dec. 18 …

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Symantec’s Chris Townsend: Cyber Investments Should be Aligned With Critical Data Protection

Chris Townsend, vice president of federal business at Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC), has said government agencies should ensure that investments in cybersecurity infrastructure are aligned with efforts to protect critical data from cyber threats. Townsend wrote that agencies should establish a platform that works to offer a standardized approach to data …

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Bob Fortna: Fortinet Security Fabric Designed to Support Fed Requirements Amid IT Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 11, 2017 — Bob Fortna, president of the federal business at Fortinet (Nasdaq: FTNT), has said the company’s security product portfolio for the federal government is built on the Fortinet Security Fabric approach for network infrastructure to support mission requirements amid information technology modernization efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Fortinet …

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IBM to Provide Watson AI, Cognitive Computing Platform for Australian Defense Apps

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 28, 2017 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) will deploy the Watson cognitive computing infrastructure for Australia’s defense department and provide InfoSec Registered Assessors Program certification services under an estimated $3.1 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. ARN reported Monday the department aims to utilize Watson to support artificial intelligence, …

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Dell EMC’s Steve Harris: Hybrid, On-Premise Cloud Key to Fed IT Security Amid Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 27, 2017 — Steve Harris, senior vice president and general manager of Dell EMC‘s federal business, has said the government can leverage on-premise and hybrid cloud platforms to address security requirements under the federal information technology modernization initiative, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 16. “Digital transformation, powered by secure hybrid …

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Riverbed’s Davis Johnson: Network-Centric Approach Key to Federal IT Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 22, 2017 — Davis Johnson, vice president of U.S. public sector at Riverbed Technology, has said network modernization should be a priority for federal agencies as they pursue an updated information technology infrastructure, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. “An updated, modern approach, like a software-defined wide-area network, provides a solution that …

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Unisys’ PV Puvvada: Shared Services, Cross-Agency Collaboration Key to Fed IT Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 3, 2017 — PV Puvvada, president of Unisys‘ (NYSE: UIS) federal systems business, has urged the federal government to develop partnerships across agencies and adopt shared services in efforts to drive information technology modernization, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 25. Puvvada, an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 for 2017, wrote in an …

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ManTech Completes $180M InfoZen Purchase; Kevin Phillips Comments

ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has wrapped up its $180 million cash acquisition of Bethesda, Maryland-based information technology platforms provider InfoZen. ManTech said Monday it will run InfoZen as part of its mission solutions and services group headed by Daniel Keefe and expects the IT services contractor to contribute approximately $25 million to fiscal …

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SAIC to Help Build Consolidated IT Marketplace for Virginia; Bob Genter Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 29, 2017 — Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) will develop a consolidated information technology marketplace for the state of Virginia under a potential $272 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 22. The company said Sept. 21 the contract has a base value of $165 million and covers work …

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CACI to Help Integrate, Deploy Air Force Facilities Mgmt Platform; Ken Asbury Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 25, 2017 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will perform integration, sustainment and deployment services in support of the U.S. Air Force‘s facilities management platform under a $28.7 million task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 18. The company said Sept. 18 the 19-month task order awarded through the General Services Administration‘s Alliant procurement vehicle …

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