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Teresa Carlson: Public Sector a Key Market for AWS

Teresa Carlson: Public Sector a Key Market for AWS

Amazon‘s cloud computing business posted revenue of $1.57 billion for the first quarter of its 2015 fiscal year, up almost 50 percent from the prior year period, the Washington Post… Read more »

Exelis to Offer Geospatial Image Analysis Software Via CloudEO Infrastructure

Exelis to Offer Geospatial Image Analysis Software Via CloudEO Infrastructure

Exelis‘ visual information solutions business and CloudEO have partnered to provide customers access to the ENVI software via cloud to perform geospatial image analysis. The companies said Tuesday the partnership will combine geospatial data… Read more »

Bob Picciano: IBM Seeks to Facilitate IoT Apps Development with Open Platform Offering

Bob Picciano: IBM Seeks to Facilitate IoT Apps Development with Open Platform Offering

IBM plans to release a new cloud-based open platform in an effort to help developers and clients build enterprise applications for managing data from connected devices. The company said Tuesday… Read more »

Labor Dept Seeks Info on IT Engineering Services Sources for OCIO

Labor Dept Seeks Info on IT Engineering Services Sources for OCIO

The Labor Department is seeking industry input on potential sources of information technology engineering and planning services to support the programs of the agency’s Office of the Chief Information Officer. The request for… Read more »

Tony Frazier: DigitalGlobe Combines Streaming, Cloud, Big Data for Analytics Service

Tony Frazier: DigitalGlobe Combines Streaming, Cloud, Big Data for Analytics Service

Satellite and geospatial imagery vendors such as DigitalGlobe have worked to utilize streaming technologies for data mining and analytics operations in environments with high volumes of available data, TechTarget reported Wednesday. Craig Stedman writes that… Read more »

IBM, CenturyLink to Open New App Innovation Center in Louisiana

IBM, CenturyLink to Open New App Innovation Center in Louisiana

IBM and CenturyLink have formed a public-private partnership with the state of Louisiana to open an application development innovation center in the region and facilitate high-tech job opportunities for local… Read more »

Jack Dangermond: FedRAMP Green Lights Esri’s GIS Cloud Service for Federal Clients

Jack Dangermond: FedRAMP Green Lights Esri’s GIS Cloud Service for Federal Clients

Esri has been certified under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program to offer cloud services for government users of a geographic information system technology. Jack Dangermond, president of Esri,… Read more »

Joe Ayers on HP’s Data Center Support for Agencies, Cloud Computing’s Evolution With FedRAMP

Joe Ayers on HP’s Data Center Support for Agencies, Cloud Computing’s Evolution With FedRAMP

Joe Ayers leads Hewlett-Packard‘s federal enterprise group as its vice president and general manager and leads a team that provides technology and consulting services to federal agencies. Ayers, an inductee… Read more »

AWS Adds Health Check Service to GovCloud Offering

AWS Adds Health Check Service to GovCloud Offering

Amazon Web Services has added the AWS Trusted Advisor monitoring and alerting tool to the company’s cloud platform offering for U.S. government agencies. The tool will work to help GovCloud… Read more »

IDC Report Highlights Growing Role of ‘Third Platform’ in IT Service Management

IDC Report Highlights Growing Role of ‘Third Platform’ in IT Service Management

International Data Corp. has published a report that suggests a framework for information technology companies and professionals to drive service innovation with “third platform” computing technologies. IDC predicts third platform… Read more »

Jim Jensen: Satcom Direct’s New Data Center to Offer Multiplatform Security Services

Jim Jensen: Satcom Direct’s New Data Center to Offer Multiplatform Security Services

Satcom Direct has launched a data center services company that offers cybersecurity, colocation and cloud computing services to enterprise customers, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Monday. John Keller writes TerraCom… Read more »

Verizon’s Stacy Clark: Job Opportunities High for Cloud-Savvy IT Professionals

Verizon’s Stacy Clark: Job Opportunities High for Cloud-Savvy IT Professionals

Stacy Clark, marketing manager at Verizon, believes the adoption of cloud computing has spurred job opportunities for cloud-savvy information technology professionals. Clark wrote in a blog article published Dec. 19 that… Read more »

Research and Markets: Cloud Computing to Drive Mega Data Center Market Through 2018

Research and Markets: Cloud Computing to Drive Mega Data Center Market Through 2018

Research and Markets has projected a 4.62 compound annual growth rate for the global mega data center market from 2014 to 2018. Cloud computing technology will be among the primary… Read more »

IBM Modifies Cloud Contract Structure for Clients

IBM Modifies Cloud Contract Structure for Clients

IBM has drafted what it says is a “simplified” contract for its cloud offerings as it sought to provide clients with an option for accelerated service delivery. The new two-page… Read more »

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 »

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