Tag Archives: Paul Smith

Red Hat Receives NIST Data Security Certifications for Linux Cryptographic Modules; Paul Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 20, 2016 — The National Institute of Standards and Technology has awarded Federal Information Processing Standard 140-2 certifications for nine Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) operating system cryptographic modules, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The FIPS certifications validate the compliance of the native cryptographic security platforms used by the company’s Enterprise Linux …

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Weekly Roundup December 12 – December 16, 2016: Impending Moves for Boeing Defense, Mark Sopp & more

December 12 – December 16, 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson This week reminded us that change is always a constant in the government contracting arena as we learned of an impending relocation by a large defense contractor and the …

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Red Hat’s Paul Smith: Open Source the Basis for Gov’t Digital Transformation

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 5, 2016 — Paul Smith, senior vice president and general manager of Red Hat‘s (NYSE: RHT) U.S. public sector business, has noted that the government utilizes open source technology as the development model for digital transformation efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. “Digital transformation is an unstoppable force as …

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Weekly Roundup November 28 – December 2, 2016: CACI’s Jack London, Booz’s ‘2020’ Buy & more

November 28 – December 2, 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Jack London, executive chairman of CACI International’s board of directors, is an iconic figure to the government contracting and Washington, D.C. business communities. Often referred to as the “founder …

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Paul Smith: Red Hat Operating System Achieves Common Criteria Security Certification

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 28, 2016 — Red Hat‘s (NYSE: RHT) Linux 7.1 has achieved the Common Criteria Certification at Evaluation Assurance Level 4+ for an unmodified commercial operating system as part of the Operating System Protection Profile,  ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Common Criteria Certification validates the compliance of Linux 7.1 …

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Paul Smith: Red Hat Symposium to Highlight Role of Open Source on Government IT Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 13, 2016 —  Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) is set to host its annual symposium on Nov. 2 in Arlington, Virginia that aims to focus on the significance of open source technology on the digital modernization efforts of the government, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The 2016 Red Hat Government Symposium will feature breakout …

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Red Hat Extends Subscription Program to Offer Microsoft’s Azure Govt Cloud; Paul Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 2, 2016 — Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) and Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) have extended their partnership to support public sector clients to adopt Microsoft’s cloud computing technology through the former’s open-source software subscriptions, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Paul Smith, Red Hat public sector business senior vice president and general manager, …

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Weekly Roundup July 25 – July 29 2016: Defense Tech Makers Show Life in 2Q Earnings & more

July 25 – July 29 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson A new earnings season continued to dominate investors’ attention spans this week and those with keen interests in the aerospace, defense and government contracting sectors were no exception. Eleven contractors …

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NEC Added to Red Hat’s Certified Cloud & Service Provider Program; Paul Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 21, 2016 — NEC Corp. of America has been included in Red Hat‘s (NYSE: RHT) Certified Cloud and Service Provider program after accomplishing all enterprise cloud deployment certification and testing requirements, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. NEC said Monday it will utilize managed, multitenant reseller models to offer Red Hat’s portfolio of …

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Red Hat’s Paul Smith: Govt Eyes Open Source Software for Innovation

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 20,  2015 — Paul Smith,  vice president and general manager of Red Hat‘s (NYSE: RHT) public sector business, has indicated that government agencies continue to explore open source software to drive innovation, Executive Gov reported Nov. 11. FedScoop reported Nov. 10 that Smith and other panelists …

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