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Carahsoft, Grant Thornton Receive Federal Payroll Modernization Task Orders; GSA’s Emily Murphy Quoted

Two teams led by Carahsoft Technology and Grant Thornton have received task orders under the General Services Administration’s potential $2.5B NewPay blanket purchase agreement to modernize payroll processing systems that support more than 2.2M federal civilian workers.

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Navy Awards Four Spots on Potential $976M SAP Products, Services BPA

Four companies have won spots on a potential 10-year, $975.9M U.S. Navy blanket purchase agreement to provide SAP software products and support services to the Department of Defense, U.S. Coast Guard, intelligence community and other federal government agencies. Carahsoft Technology, Advantaged Solutions, Alamo City Engineering and Oakland Consulting Group will …

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Tom Emert Named Federal Business Dev’t Director at LexisNexis

Tom Emert, formerly a senior client executive at Oracle (NYSE: ORCL), has joined LexisNexis Risk Solutions as director for federal business development, G2Xchange ETC reported Wednesday. He will work with federal clients to help them assess potential risks, thwart fraud and deliver services to people in the U.S. Prior to Oracle, Emert managed …

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SAP’s Tom Padgett, Laura Grant: Agencies Should Pick Cloud Partners Committed to Security, Innovation

Tom Padgett and Laura Grant of SAP (NYSE: SAP) have said agencies should partner with a cloud service provider with a capability to innovate and offer security. Grant and Padgett wrote about the potential benefits to agencies of handing the responsibility to innovate to cloud providers. “By shifting that responsibility …

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Report: Federal Contract Spending Rose by 6% Annually From FY 2014-2018

Federal contract spending has increased by 5.8 percent per year in the past five fiscal years driven by agencies’ rising use of simplified acquisition procedures and governmentwide procurement contracts, Bloomberg Government reported Wednesday. Contract spending in FY 2018 reached $560B, according to the report. Federal agencies obligated $15B on government …

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Industry Coalition Unveils Joint Vulnerability Disclosure to Push Cyber Info Sharing

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 13, 2018 — Several technology companies have formed a coalition in an effort to advance cybersecurity transparency and cooperation via the sharing of information on software vulnerabilities, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Cybersecurity Tech Accord said Monday some of the companies that contributed to a Coordinated Vulnerability Disclosure …

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SAP-Led Team to Build Prototype System to Manage DoD Business Travel

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 20, 2018 — A SAP business unit will work with Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal services business, Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) and CWTSato Travel to develop a prototype platform that will work to manage the business travel bookings of Defense Department employees under a $9.3M other transaction agreement, ExecutiveBiz …

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