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BlackBerry’s Paul Battaglia: Derived Credentials Could Help Agencies Protect Mobile Devices

Paul Battaglia, vice president of government sales at BlackBerry (NYSE: BB), has said agencies should protect mobile devices from hackers and adversaries and one way to do that is through the use of derived credentials. Battaglia wrote that such an approach could help agencies verify the identity of government officials …

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Former H&R Block Exec Theresa Pattara Named Iron Mountain VP of North America Govt Affairs

Theresa Pattara, a former H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) senior director for public policy and advocacy, has joined Iron Mountain (NYSE: IRM) as vice president of North America government affairs with responsibility over the implementation of a company-wide government engagement strategy. Iron Mountain said Tuesday the 20-year public policy and compliance veteran will promote …

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Dell’s Steve Harris: IT Modernization Revolving Fund to Drive FITARA Implementation Scores

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 6, 2016 — Steve Harris, vice president and general manager of Dell‘s federal systems business, believes a proposed $3.1 billion revolving fund for information technology modernization would complement the implementation of the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act, Executive Gov reported Thursday. Harris told FierceGovernmentIT in an interview …

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Deltek: States Receive $4B for Health Exchanges

Federal states have so far received $4 billion in funding to revamp their health information exchange infrastructures as they aim to fulfill the Affordable Care Act’s requirements, the Washington Post reported Sunday. Amanda White of research firm Deltek writes California, Oregon and New York are among the states that have …

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