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Zscaler’s Stephen Kovac: FedRAMP, Trusted Internet Connections Initiative Key to Government Cloud Security

Stephen Kovac, vice president of global government and compliance at Zscaler (Nasdaq: ZS), has said agencies that aim to create secure cloud environments should merge controls under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program and the Trusted Internet Connections initiative. “Users should be able to access the cloud via a …

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Interior Dept Taps 3 Firms for OFF Federal Accounting System Support IDIQ

The Interior Department has selected IBM (NYSE: IBM), Deloitte and Summit2Sea Consulting to provide Oracle Federal Financials accounting system support for the agency’s Financial Management Line of Business program. A FedBizOpps notice posted Friday says IBM and Deloitte’s consulting business will compete for up to $120M in task orders under …

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GSA Taps Teams Led by Carahsoft, Grant Thornton for $2.5B Payroll SaaS BPA

The General Services Administration has awarded a potential 10-year, $2.5B blanket purchase agreement to two teams led by Carahsoft Technology and Grant Thornton to update the government payroll, leave management and work schedule systems. The NewPay BPA includes the delivery of software-as-a-service platforms and services to support the federal government’s …

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CACI Eyes Business Expansion With New OKC Shared Services Center; Ken Asbury Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 15, 2018 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) is set to open a shared services hub in Oklahoma City as part of efforts to centralize some transactional functions and streamline service delivery to customers, ExecutiveBiz reported. The company said the Shared Services Center is anticipated to become operational …

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Unisys’ PV Puvvada: Shared Services, Cross-Agency Collaboration Key to Fed IT Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 3, 2017 — PV Puvvada, president of Unisys‘ (NYSE: UIS) federal systems business, has urged the federal government to develop partnerships across agencies and adopt shared services in efforts to drive information technology modernization, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 25. Puvvada, an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 for 2017, wrote in an …

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Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh: Centralized IT, Shared Services to Enable Greater Control of Gov’t Cybersecurity

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2017 — Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer of Dell EMC’s federal business, has said the federal government should work to centralize non-mission-critical information technology systems in order to reduce the network attack surface, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 12. MeriTalk reported Sept. 11 that Chehreh noted the need for shared services …

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IBM Lands $149M Contract to Build GSA’s HR, Time & Attendance Systems

IBM (NYSE: IBM) has received a potential 10-year, $149 million contract to provide new human resource and time and management systems for General Services Administration  personnel and external customers. The company will develop self-service HR and T&A systems that GSA customers will be able to access with mobile platforms and help the agency …

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Mark Scallion: SAP Eyes Data Analytics, Agile Business Transformation for Fed Civilian Sector

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 22, 2016 — Mark Scallion, vice president of SAP‘s (NYSE: SAP) public services unit, has stated that SAP’s federal civilian business has seen increased business in big data and analytics as it works to help agencies consolidate their data into a single platform. Scallion told ExecutiveBiz in …

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USDA Awards CGI Potential $824M Cloud-Based Financial Shared Services Contract

CGI (NYSE: GIB) has received a potential $824 million task order contract to provide cloud hosting, operations, maintenance and reporting services under the U.S. Agriculture Department‘s financial management shared services program. The awarding of the contract comes after the General Services Administration and the Office of Management and Budget approved …

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Labor Dept Taps Booz Allen For $74M Shared Service Transition Support Task Order

The Labor Department plans to award a $74.2 million task order to Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) through the General Services Administration’s IT schedule to support DoL’s transition efforts to a shared service provider for financial management services, Federal News Radio reported Tuesday. Jason Miller writes that a DoL will contract directly with Booz Allen to help …

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