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Deltek Breaks Down $206B in Potential Defense, Civilian Contract Awards for FY 2015

Deltek Breaks Down $206B in Potential Defense, Civilian Contract Awards for FY 2015

Deltek expects the federal government to award up to $206 billion in fiscal year 2015 contracts for information technology support and other professional services, Federal Times reported Sunday. Aaron Boyd… Read more »

Pentagon to Examine Commercial Cloud-Data Center Integration Ideas

Pentagon to Examine Commercial Cloud-Data Center Integration Ideas

The Defense Department is exploring two options to integrate commercial cloud services into the agency’s data centers, Information Week reported Friday. Jai Vijayan writes the Defense Information Systems Agency has released a request… Read more »

Carpathia Recommends Steps to Find Enterprise’s ‘Best Fit Cloud’

Carpathia Recommends Steps to Find Enterprise’s ‘Best Fit Cloud’

Carpathia has proposed a series of steps for companies to discover what they see as a suitable cloud strategy for their business. The company released an infographic on Wednesday that recommends… Read more »

HP to Refresh Northern Ireland’s Health Data Center Infrastructure; Jackie Crooks Comments

HP to Refresh Northern Ireland’s Health Data Center Infrastructure; Jackie Crooks Comments

HP Enterprise Services UK Ltd. has been awarded a $163.8 million contract to refresh the regional health data center infrastructure of Northern Ireland and add new information technology services. HP will collaborate with the U.K.’s… Read more »

Sonny Kakar: Sevatec to Lead NOAA IT System Security Contract Team

Sonny Kakar: Sevatec to Lead NOAA IT System Security Contract Team

Sevatec has won a contract of an undisclosed value to help two National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration organizations to continuously monitor NOAA’s information technology systems. The company said Tuesday it… Read more »

Paul Smith: Red Hat Debuts Cloud Consulting Service Offering for Public Sector

Paul Smith: Red Hat Debuts Cloud Consulting Service Offering for Public Sector

Red Hat has rolled out a consulting service aimed at helping government customers to implement and secure cloud-based information technology systems. The Red Hat Cloud for Government program is designed… Read more »

Verizon’s Kevin King Outlines Common Enterprise Cloud Applications in 2014

Verizon’s Kevin King Outlines Common Enterprise Cloud Applications in 2014

Kevin King, director of corporate communications at Verizon Enterprise, has described different methods and ways that enterprises use cloud computing to process their workloads. King wrote Tuesday that businesses streamline their… Read more »

Thales to Provide Operational Support for Lyon Airport

Thales to Provide Operational Support for Lyon Airport

Thales has received a contract to provide operational support for France’s Lyon international airport. Lyon-Saint Exupery Airport will utilize the company’s Airport Operation Control Centre to help consolidate security and… Read more »

Dan Clever: EAGLE II Program Allows DHS to Collaborate With Small Businesses

Dan Clever: EAGLE II Program Allows DHS to Collaborate With Small Businesses

Sixty-four companies hold prime positions on the small business portion of the Department of Homeland Security‘s $22 billion information technology contract vehicle, Federal Times reported Wednesday. Christy O’Farrell writes Dan… Read more »

Unisys’ Colin Lacey Describes Phases for Cloud Strategy Implementation

Unisys’ Colin Lacey Describes Phases for Cloud Strategy Implementation

Colin Lacey, vice president of data center transformation services at Unisys, has outlined several recommended steps for enterprises to implement their cloud strategy. Lacey wrote in a post published Tuesday that… Read more »

IDC’s Melanie Posey Outlines Considerations for Subscription-Based Software Adoption

IDC’s Melanie Posey Outlines Considerations for Subscription-Based Software Adoption

Melanie Posey, research vice president of IDC’s hosting and managed network services, has described three factors she believes enterprises should consider before adopting subscription-based software offerings. Posey wrote in a blog… Read more »

Verizon’s Darryl Shaw: Enterprises Seek Cloud Tools for Healthcare Delivery

Verizon’s Darryl Shaw: Enterprises Seek Cloud Tools for Healthcare Delivery

Darryl Shaw, director of healthcare solutions and new product development at Verizon Enterprise, says his company is seeing higher rates adoption of cloud services for healthcare delivery among customers. Carlos Arcila, external communications… Read more »

SANS Survey Outlines Challenges to Critical Security Controls Adoption; James Tarala Comments

SANS Survey Outlines Challenges to Critical Security Controls Adoption; James Tarala Comments

SANS has released the results of a new survey that highlights the challenges organizations are facing as they move to adopt critical security controls. The report shows that 63 percent of organizations cited insufficient staffing as… Read more »

Xerox’s Charles Brooks: Gov’t Agencies Seek to Accelerate Record Digitization

Xerox’s Charles Brooks: Gov’t Agencies Seek to Accelerate Record Digitization

Charles Brooks, vice president and client executive for the Department of Homeland Security at Xerox Corp., sees an increased support from the FBI and DHS in converting government records to digital form…. Read more »

Stephen Leonard: IBM Seeks to Help Clients Adopt Big Data, Cloud Systems

Stephen Leonard: IBM Seeks to Help Clients Adopt Big Data, Cloud Systems

IBM is seeing growing interest in the company’s offerings worldwide as enterprises continue to adopt cloud, analytics and mobile technologies. Stephen Leonard, general manager of sales at IBM systems and technology group,… Read more »

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