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CA Launches Open Source Software Dev’t Contest to Support Gov’t Services

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 17, 2017 — CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) has launched a software development competition that seeks new open source technologies that will work to build on citizen experience with government agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the CA Smart Government Challenge will provide an opportunity for U.S.-based developers …

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MongoDB’s Mat Keep: Open-Source Database Can Help Agencies ‘Glean Insights’ From Large Data Volumes

Mat Keep, director of product and market analysis at MongoDB (Nasdaq: MDB), has said government agencies should modernize their data infrastructures to manage and analyze large volumes of collected data through the adoption of non-relational databases. Keep wrote such databases work to help organizations automatically spread data across public cloud …

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Red Hat to Cover Open Source Collaboration at Gov’t Symposium; Paul Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 19, 2017 — Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) is set to hold its annual symposium on federal information technology on Nov. 9 where the company will host discussions on open source collaboration and its potential benefits for government, GovCon Executive reported Oct. 11. “[Agencies] are looking to …

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Red Hat Launches ‘Open Innovation Labs’ Facility in Singapore

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 27, 2017 — Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) has unveiled a new facility in Singapore that will serve to help Asia-Pacific customers adopt open source and DevOps approaches in their information technology applications, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the first Red Hat Open Innovation Labs hub …

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Hortonworks, DLT Team Up to Drive Open Source Analytics at Agencies; Shaun Bierweiler Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 17, 2017 — Hortonworks (Nasdaq: HDP) has entered into a partnership with DLT Solutions to help increase public sector adoption of open source analytics technologies in efforts to generate insight from data, ExecutiveBiz reported Aug. 10. DLT said Aug. 9 the collaboration is centered on the DLT AnalyticsStack …

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Hortonworks’ Shaun Bierweiler: Open Source Tech to Support Gov’t Cultural Shift Toward Data-Driven Ops

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 15, 2017 — Shaun Bierweiler, vice president of Hortonworks‘ (Nasdaq: HDP) public sector business, has pointed to culture change at government agencies as one of the key drivers of development in big data storage, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. He said in an interview published Aug. 8 that data …

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Hortonworks’ Shaun Bierweiler: Open Source Tech to Help Agencies Manage Big Data

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 31, 2017 — Shaun Bierweiler, vice president of public sector at Hortonworks (Nasdaq: HDP), has said open source technology platforms will work to help local and state government agencies process increasing volumes of data and generate insight to support their missions, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. StateScoop reported Wednesday that …

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Red Hat to Deploy OpenStack to Support ORNL Supercomputing Needs for Research

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 10, 2017 — Red Hat‘s (NYSE: RHT) OpenStack platform will work to facilitate cloud services at the Energy Department‘s Oak Ridge National Laboratory in support of scientific and computational research projects, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday ORNL will use the open source platform to provide staff access …

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Paul Smith, Red Hat SVP & GM for US Public Sector, Named to 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 27, 2017 — Paul Smith, senior vice president and general manager of Red Hat‘s public sector business, has been selected for this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for his leadership in technology certification and open source programs. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and …

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Booz Allen Completes Aquilent Purchase to Expand Digital Footprint

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has concluded its acquisition of Aquilent, also known as eGov Holdings, as part of efforts to grow digital service offerings for the federal sector. Both companies first announced the $250 million deal in November and Booz Allen said Tuesday it estimates that Laurel, Maryland-based Aquilent will contribute nearly $20 million to fiscal …

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