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Leidos’ Derrick Pledger: Strategic Partnerships Could Help Drive Government Digital ModernizationNews

Leidos’ Derrick Pledger: Strategic Partnerships Could Help Drive Government Digital Modernization

Derrick Pledger, vice president and director of the Digital Modernization Accelerator at Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), said establishing deep strategic partnerships
DOD Eyes Joint Warfighter Cloud Capability Contract Awards in December; John Sherman QuotedNews

DOD Eyes Joint Warfighter Cloud Capability Contract Awards in December; John Sherman Quoted

The Department of Defense plans to award cloud infrastructure services contracts worth potentially $9 billion combined in December under the
Intelligence Community Vet Sue Gordon Joins Mitre’s Board of Trustees; Jason Providakes QuotedExecutive Moves

Intelligence Community Vet Sue Gordon Joins Mitre’s Board of Trustees; Jason Providakes Quoted

Sue Gordon, former principal deputy director of national intelligence and a two-time Wash100 awardee, has been elected to serve on
Microsoft Closes $19.7B Cash Buy of Nuance CommunicationsM&A Activity

Microsoft Closes $19.7B Cash Buy of Nuance Communications

Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has closed its approximately $19.7 billion cash acquisition of artificial intelligence company Nuance Communications as both companies
Former Microsoft Exec Anand Eswaran Named CEO of Veeam SoftwareExecutive Moves

Former Microsoft Exec Anand Eswaran Named CEO of Veeam Software

Anand Eswaran, a former executive at Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT), has joined data management company Veeam Software as CEO. He succeeds
Jeffrey Kratz Named General Manager of Worldwide Public Sector Partner Program at AWSExecutive Moves

Jeffrey Kratz Named General Manager of Worldwide Public Sector Partner Program at AWS

Amazon’s (NYSE: AMZN) cloud computing business has appointed Jeffrey Kratz, a nine-year Amazon Web Services veteran, as general manager of
DOD Invites 4 Companies to Bid on Joint Warfighter Cloud Capability ContractNews

DOD Invites 4 Companies to Bid on Joint Warfighter Cloud Capability Contract

The Department of Defense has asked Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN), Google, Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) and Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) to compete for
Executive Spotlight With Microsoft Federal President Rick Wagner Focuses on Company Investments, Digital Defense Report & Future of Space TechNews

Executive Spotlight With Microsoft Federal President Rick Wagner Focuses on Company Investments, Digital Defense Report & Future of Space Tech

Rick Wagner, president of Microsoft‘s federal arm and a four-time Wash100 awardee, was featured in the most recent Executive Spotlight
GAO Recommends Review of Microsoft, AWS Bids for Potential $10B NSA Cloud ContractContract Awards

GAO Recommends Review of Microsoft, AWS Bids for Potential $10B NSA Cloud Contract

The Government Accountability Office decided to sustain Microsoft’s (Nasdaq: MSFT) protest of a potential $10 billion cloud computing contract that
Candice Ling Named Microsoft’s Federal Government Civilian VPExecutive Moves

Candice Ling Named Microsoft’s Federal Government Civilian VP

Candice Ling, former chief operating officer for U.S. regulated industries at Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT), has been appointed as the company’s