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VMware Aims to Buy Pivotal, Negotiates Share Exchange Ratio With Dell

VMware (NYSE: VMW) is in talks to acquire all of Pivotal Software's (NYSE: PVTL) outstanding Class A common shares for $15 per share in cash. San Francisco-based Pivotal said Wednesday its and VMware's controlling stockholder, Dell Technologies, filed a "Schedule 13D/A" with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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VMware’s Bill Rowan: Government-Industry Collaboration Key to IT Modernization

Bill Rowan, vice president of federal sales at VMware (NYSE: VMW), has said the development of an application designed to help the U.S. Air Force manage aircraft refueling operations in the Middle East reflects the collaboration between the government and industry to advance information technology modernization.

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Pivotal’s Paul Puckett: Lean Methodologies Could Help Agencies Advance Modern Software Development

Paul Puckett, chief technology officer for federal at Pivotal Software (NYSE: PVTL), has said the development of the U.S. Air Force’s tanker refueling application indicated that the service can deploy scalable software using lean methodologies. “That approach involves combining agile practices with pair programming, test-driven development and user-centered design to create software that meets a mission need,” Puckett wrote.

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Pivotal Secures $121M Air Force Software Prototyping OTA

Pivotal Software has been awarded a one-year, $121.3M other transaction agreement to support the Kessel Run software development team at the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Detachment 12. The company will provide prototyping approaches, software and services across the Air Force Air Operations Center, the Department of Defense said Thursday. …

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Air Force Taps Pivotal for $100M Software Experimentation Lab Support OTA

Pivotal Software (NYSE: PVTL) will support production efforts at the U.S. Air Force’s Kessel Run Experimentation Lab under a one-year, $100.1M other transaction agreement. The company will provide prototyping methods, software and services for the military branch’s enterprise architectures, the Department of Defense said Wednesday. Work under the OTA runs through Dec. …

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Pivotal’s Keith Salisbury: Accelerated Software Dev’t Key for US in Future Combat

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 10, 2018 — Keith Salisbury, vice president of Pivotal Software‘s (NYSE: PVTL) federal business, has said approaches that help accelerate the development of applications will work to help the U.S. build its military edge in future wars, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 9. He said in an interview posted …

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Pivotal’s Keith Salisbury: Modern Approach to Software Dev’t Key to Transforming Mission Execution

Keith Salisbury, vice president for federal business at Pivotal Software (NYSE: PVTL), has said government agencies should adopt a rapid and modern approach to software development in order to build and deploy applications within days and immediately execute their missions. Salisbury wrote that agency leaders should assess if they consider …

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Pivotal’s Keith Salisbury Describes Work to Bring Tech Capabilities to Military

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 7, 2018 — Keith Salisbury, vice president for U.S. federal sales at Pivotal Software, has said the company is working with the military on technology programs that serve to support the warfighting mission and build capabilities, ExecutiveBiz reported. He said in an interview that Pivotal is among …

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Pivotal’s Keith Salisbury: Cloud-Native Apps to Drive Federal IT Transformation

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 22, 2016 — Keith Salisbury, vice president for U.S. federal sales at Pivotal Software, has said modern “cloud-native” applications work to help transform federal IT amid the current budget environment. Salisbury wrote in a guest piece posted Wednesday on ExecutiveBiz that while government has mirrored the …

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