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Former Qualys Exec William Solms Named QOMPLX Gov’t Solutions Business Head

William Solms, former vice president and general manager of the federal business at Qualys, has joined QOMPLX's government solutions division as president and general manager. He brings more than three decades of experience to his new role and will lead the unit's efforts to help mission-focused organizations pursue technological transformation initiatives, QOMPLX said Tuesday.

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Carahsoft, Qualys Expand Partnership to Offer Agencies Cloud Security Platform; Craig Abod Comments

Carahsoft has agreed to market Qualys‘ cloud-based security platform to federal, state and local government agencies under an extended partnership agreement between the two companies. The Qualys Gov Platform is certified under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program and designed to secure information technology environments, Carahsoft said Monday. Craig Abod, president of Carahsoft …

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Qualys’ Cloud Platform Receives FedRAMP Authority-to-Operate From HHS

Qualys‘ cloud platform has received an authority-to-operate from the Department of Health and Human Services under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program as the company seeks to expand its footprint in federal civilian agencies. The company said Thursday the Qualys Cloud Platform provides more than 9,200 organizations an integrated suite to support asset …

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Qualys’ Cloud Platform Gets FedRAMP Certification via CSP Supplied Path; Philippe Courtot Comments

Qualys Inc. has received Federal Risk and Authorized Management Program compliance certification for the company’s cloud platform following a security review by a third-party assessor. The certification, which Qualys earned through the Cloud Service Provider Supplied Package process, serves as a go-signal for federal civilian, military and intelligence agencies to leverage security and compliance cloud …

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Former WH Cyber Head Howard Schmidt Joins Qualys Board

Cloud computing security firm Qualys Inc. has elected Howard Schmidt, formerly the White House’s cybersecurity coordinator, to the company’s board of directors. The company said he will help the company attempt to expand its presence in the federal market and increase its industry collaboration efforts through the CSO Interchange. He …

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Craig Abod, President of Carahsoft, Inducted Into 2019 Wash100 for Delivering IT Platforms and Expanding into the Federal Marketplace

Executive Mosaic is honored to present Craig Abod, president of Carahsoft Technology, as an inductee into the 2019 edition of Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting arena  — for delivering IT platforms and expanding opportunities in the federal marketplace. This latest honor marks his fifth Wash100 Award win.

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Executive Spotlight: Interview With Tommy Gardner, CTO of HP Federal

Executive Biz spoke with Tommy Gardner, chief technology officer, about HP Federal’s role driving information technology modernization and cybersecurity enhancements. “One of the largest (and often overlooked) risks facing the federal government is an unsecured printer … From a security perspective, whether it’s documents left in the printer tray or …

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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 barriers to their CSC transition, 54 percent attributed it to budget scarcity and 36 percent pointed to operational and security gaps, …

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Cyber Defenders of the World Unite!

This week, RSA’s conference in California looks “ to drive the worldwide information security agenda,” says conference general manager Sandra Toms LaPedis. As instances of cyber attacks continue to grow more prevalent, cyber warriors and national security officials are gathering in California to examine methods to enhance cyber defenses. The …

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