Tag Archives: software-as-a-service

Carahsoft Adds AdvoLogix’s SaaS Legal Matter Mgmt Services to Gov’t Portfolio

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 29, 2016 — Carahsoft will offer AdvoLogix‘s cloud-based legal matter management service portfolio to the government sector via Salesforce‘s (NYSE: CRM) App Cloud under a distribution agreement, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. AdvoLogix said Tuesday the software-as-a-service suite will be available to local, city, state and federal agencies and work to streamline workload, collaboration …

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IBM Purchases Optevia in Push to Address Public Sector CRM SaaS Demand

IBM (NYSE: IBM) has purchased systems integrator Optevia in an effort to address a demand for software-as-a-service customer relationship management offerings within the public sector. Optevia will be part of IBM Global Business Services and support the business unit’s digital consultancy practice and CRM leadership, IBM said Friday. Joanna Davinson, IBM public sector lead in …

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Peace Corp Adopts IBM Talent Management Suite

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 16,  2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday on the U.S Peace Corps adotping IBM’s (NYSE: IBM) cloud-based talent management platform under contract with IBM company Kenexa. The talent suite helps fill the corps’ volunteer and recruit requirements worldwide using a software as a service platform with social and mobile components, IBM said …

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Oracle Service Cloud Receives DoD ATO

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 9, 2015 — The Defense Department has granted Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) an authority to operate certificate for Oracle Service Cloud, a software-as-a-service cloud offering under its U.S. DoD Cloud community, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The ATO follows a review by a third-party organization that was completed at …

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Hilton Romanski: Cisco to Buy OpenDNS in Connected-Device Security Push

Cisco has agreed to purchase network security firm OpenDNS for $635 million cash in a push to help organizations protect their connected devices against sophisticated threats. The companies seek to integrate OpenDNS’ predictive threat intelligence and software-as-a-service cloud security platform with Cisco’s Security Everywhere framework to mitigate the risk of …

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Hugh Evans: Veritas Capital Targets Mass Notification Tech Market with ECN Buy

Veritas Capital has bought mass notification software-as-a-service company Emergency Communications Network from private equity firm The Riverside Co. for an undisclosed sum. Hugh Evans, a managing partner at Veritas, said Friday the private equity investment firm aims to help ECN expand its presence in the government and adjacent markets. ECN …

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Justin Lanning: Xerox Seeks Health IT Business Growth Through HCI Purchase

Xerox (NYSE: XRX) has acquired healthcare information technology software-as-a-service company Healthy Communities Institute for an undisclosed amount. The companies seek to integrate HCI’s cloud-based SaaS platform and an analytics technology from Xerox’s healthcare subsidiary Midas+, Xerox said Monday. Justin Lanning, senior vice president and managing director of Midas+, said the …

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GSA Issues RFQ for $5B Microsoft Software BPA; Tom Sharpe Comments

The General Services Administration has started accepting bids for a $5.3 billion blanket purchase agreement covering Microsoft software products and related services, Federal News Radio reported Tuesday. Jason Miller writes vendors looking to bid for the five-year multi-contract BPA under GSA’s Information Technology Schedule 70 vehicle have until Dec. 18 to respond …

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CACI, Be Informed Partner to Offer Agencies Cloud Service; John Mengucci Comments

CACI International (NYSE:CACI) and business software maker Be Informed have started developing a cloud computing-based platform intended to help federal agencies deliver services to the public. The companies plan to build an on-site software-as-a-service system for agencies to communicate with citizens, gather stakeholder information and fulfill regulatory measures, CACI said …

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SSA Wants Cloud-Based Web Analytics

The Social Security Administration’s budget office wants to use cloud computing for analyzing the SSA’s web traffic, according to a request for information. SSA is asking for industry feedback on how to equip its webmasters with modern, vendor-supported and reliable Internet and intranet usage through using software-as-a-service. Interested contractors must be able …

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