Tag Archives: National Archives and Records Administration

SpringCM’s Gary Wootten: Cloud-Based Records Retention Schedule Could Help Agencies Streamline Document Mgmt

Gary Wootten, vice president of public sector at SpringCM, has said agencies that aim to automate records management and improve collaboration should adopt a cloud-based records retention schedule. Wootten wrote that implementing such a schedule would help agencies classify records based on retention period, event or case type while complying …

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Iron Mountain Opens Federal Records Center Near Joint Base Andrews

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 1, 2018 — Iron Mountain (NYSE: IRM) has established a new 125,000-square-foot facility in Maryland that features 1.5 million cubic feet of storage in support of federal government customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Monday the federal records center is near Joint Base Andrews in Suitland and is …

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DSA Subsidiary Lands NARA Task Order for Record Mgmt Systems Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 31, 2018 — Data Systems Analysts‘ Project Performance Company will work to update the National Archives and Records Administration‘s card catalog and electronic records management systems under a new task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. DSA said Monday its PPC subsidiary will support the modernization of the Description …

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Unisys to Install Cloud-Based Collaboration, Email Platform at NARA

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 20, 2017 — Unisys (NYSE: UIS) will provide a cloud-based platform to support the National Archives and Records Administration‘s collaboration and email processes under a potential $10 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday it will deploy and integrate the Google G Suite Enterprise at NARA in …

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Unisys to Help OCC Adopt Cloud Email Services; Casey Coleman Comments

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency has awarded Unisys (NYSE: UIS) a potential five-year, $11.2 million contract to move approximately 4, 000 OCC employees to a cloud-based email platform. Unisys said Thursday it will provide analysis, design, transition planning and development services intended to facilitate OCC’s enterprise-wide cloud migration effort. Casey Coleman, vice president of …

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Iron Mountain Gets NARA Approval on Hanover Park Records Storage & Shredding Facility

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 7, 2016 — Iron Mountain (NYSE: IRM) has earned approval from the National Archives and Records Administration for its Hanover Park facility’s compliance with federal records storage regulations, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday the records storage and shredding site is the eighth such federally approved facility in its portfolio. …

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National Archives Requests Info on Social Media Data Archiving Tech

The National Archives and Records Administration has asked industry to supply technical information on tools built to capture, manage and preserve content from social media networks. NARA said Wednesday in a FedBizOpps notice it seeks commercial technology that can archive data on more than 120 social media blogs, accounts and channels as well …

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Marc Arendt Joins Sevatec as BD, Cyber Services Senior Director; Burke Cox Comments

Marc Arendt, formerly director of business development for cybersecurity at Blue Canopy Group, has joined Sevatec as senior director of business development and cyber services. Arendt helped Blue Canopy Group manage its cybersecurity consulting practice at the Treasury Department, Small Business Administration, Consumer Financial Protection Board and the Internal Revenue Service, Sevatec …

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Xerox to Digitize Immigration Records for DHS; Bill Cornelius Comments

Xerox Corp. (NYSE: XRX) has won a $16 million contract with the Department of Homeland Security to convert the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services’ records to digital form. Xerox will work to clone large volumes of immigration data and digitize the images for migration to the government’s Enterprise Document Management …

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National Archives to Solicit Digital Records Technology

The National Archives and Records Administration is soliciting ideas from vendors on a plan to convert federal records into electronic formats, Nextgov reported Monday. Joseph Marks writes a presidential directive mandates that government agencies automate emails by 2016 and implement a digital record-keeping system by 2019. NARA asked vendors in …

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