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Bill Sullivan on Informatica’s NA Public Sector ‘Building Out,’ Cloud Tech’s Role in Storage

Bill Sullivan on Informatica’s NA Public Sector ‘Building Out,’ Cloud Tech’s Role in Storage

Bill Sullivan leads Informatica‘s public sector business in North America as vice president and general manager. Sullivan’s more than two-decade career includes stops at Lockheed Martin, where he led that company’s… Read more »

Bill Rowan, VMware’s New US Federal Lead, on Open Source’s Evolution and Data Analytics Collaborations

Bill Rowan, VMware’s New US Federal Lead, on Open Source’s Evolution and Data Analytics Collaborations

Bill Rowan was appointed vice president of the federal business at cloud computing and virtualization company VMware in November after nearly four years at the firm. Rowan joined VMware in 2010 to… Read more »

Ingram Micro Adds VMware to GSA Schedule, Launches Partner Enablement Program; Bill Brandel Comments

Ingram Micro Adds VMware to GSA Schedule, Launches Partner Enablement Program; Bill Brandel Comments

Ingram Micro subsidiary Promark Technology has added VMware products to Promark’s General Services Administration schedule in a push to give channel partners greater access to the public sector market. Ingram Micro said Monday it… Read more »

IBM to Migrate NSW Fire Department’s IT Systems to Cloud Platform; Mark Brewer Comments

IBM to Migrate NSW Fire Department’s IT Systems to Cloud Platform; Mark Brewer Comments

IBM has landed a five-year contract to help Fire & Rescue New South Wales implement a cloud computing infrastructure intended to consolidate the emergency services agency’s mission-critical workloads. The company… Read more »

Siki Giunta: Verizon Aims to Increase Global Cloud Market Share

Siki Giunta: Verizon Aims to Increase Global Cloud Market Share

Siki Giunta, senior vice president for global cloud business at Verizon Enterprise Solutions, said the company aims to be a top provider of cloud computing products and services in the… Read more »

Verizon: Enterprise Cloud Spending Up 38% Over Previous Year

Verizon: Enterprise Cloud Spending Up 38% Over Previous Year

A new Verizon study has found that 65 percent of businesses leverage cloud computing products and services to manage their information technology infrastructure. Kevin King, corporate communications director at Verizon… Read more »

Gary Budzinski: CSC-VMware Alliance Seeks to Deliver Integrated Cloud Computing Platform

Gary Budzinski: CSC-VMware Alliance Seeks to Deliver Integrated Cloud Computing Platform

Computer Sciences Corp. and VMware will collaborate to develop an infrastructure-as-a-service platform intended to help enterprises automate, manage and secure applications in cloud environments. The companies aim to integrate CSC’s… Read more »

Dan Dougherty on EMC’s Push to Tech’s ‘Third Platform’ and Federal Adoption of Converged Infrastructure

Dan Dougherty on EMC’s Push to Tech’s ‘Third Platform’ and Federal Adoption of Converged Infrastructure

Dan Dougherty has led EMC‘s work in the federal market for close to four years in his role as vice president of the data storage and technology provider’s federal division…. Read more »

Frost & Sullivan: Big Data to Drive Smart Buildings Industry Growth

Frost & Sullivan: Big Data to Drive Smart Buildings Industry Growth

Frost & Sullivan believes that big data will help facilitate the development of the smart buildings industry amid the growing trends of urbanization, technology connectivity and convergence and device communications. In the report titled… Read more »

Jeff Barr: AWS Grows GovCloud Virtual Machine Portfolio

Jeff Barr: AWS Grows GovCloud Virtual Machine Portfolio

Amazon Web Services has expanded its instance offerings for an AWS platform designed to help U.S. government customers process sensitive workloads in cloud environment. Jeff Barr, AWS chief evangelist, writes… Read more »

HumanTouch’s James Benson: Agencies Wary of Risk in IT Procurement Timelines

HumanTouch’s James Benson: Agencies Wary of Risk in IT Procurement Timelines

Platform-as-a-service gives federal agencies a tool to support their initiatives on cloud computing and data center consolidation but many have not embraced PaaS due to several reasons, James Benson of HumanTouch says. Benson, a… Read more »

Marius Haas: Dell, VMware Come Together to Deliver Open, Automated Platform

Marius Haas: Dell, VMware Come Together to Deliver Open, Automated Platform

Marius Haas, chief commercial officer and president for enterprise solutions at Dell, said the company has partnered with VMware to deliver a “game-changing” platform for data center network virtualization and… Read more »

IBM Offers Power Systems Linux to Innovation, Client Centers; Doug Balog Comments

IBM Offers Power Systems Linux to Innovation, Client Centers; Doug Balog Comments

IBM innovation and client centers will now have access to Power Systems Linux and software developers will have access to tools for developing new applications for big data and cloud computing with open source… Read more »

MarketsandMarkets: Govt-Focused Cloud Tech Market to Hit $18B in 4 Years

MarketsandMarkets: Govt-Focused Cloud Tech Market to Hit $18B in 4 Years

A MarketsandMarkets report estimates the value of the worldwide government cloud market to be $18.48 billion by 2018, up from $2.87 billion last year. The research firm said Thursday it… Read more »

Level 3 Unveils Herndon Data Center; Paul Savill Comments

Level 3 Unveils Herndon Data Center; Paul Savill Comments

Level 3 Communications has opened a data center in Herndon, Virginia, to deliver cloud computing and managed information technology services to government and other enterprise clients. The Herndon facility is… Read more »

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