Elizabeth Leigh

Marillyn Hewson: Lockheed Eyes Partnerships, Innovation to Advance Emerging Tech

Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson sought to underscore in a Media Day speech this week the company’s work to bring emerging technologies to the company’s targeted markets through international partnerships and innovation. The chief executive told reporters Monday that Lockheed has already brought several technologies — air traffic control systems …

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Gemalto Unveils HP-Compatible Protiva Cloud Tool; Xavier Beauchamps Comments

Cloud service providers using HP’s CloudSystem can now implement Gemalto’s Protiva Cloud Confirm authentication software under the platform. The Protiva tool works to offer users “secure, frictionless access” with mobile one-time password capability in a multi-tenant environment, Gemalto said Thursday. Xavier Beauchamps, HP Helion vice president for the Europe, Middle …

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Autonomic Resources Seeks to Help Cloud Providers Get Authorized Through ‘FedRAMP Express’

Federal cloud service providers that are seeking a FedRAMP authorization have access to Autonomic Resources’ FedRAMP Express service if they want to fast-track the compliance process. Through the express lane, vendors can achieve FedRAMP Authority to Operate status by using an authorized FedRAMP and DoD infrastructure-as-a-service platform to run their software, …

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TechAmerica Updates Federal Cloud Buyer’s Guide

The TechAmerica Foundation has a new version of its “Cloud Buyer’s Guide for Government,’ a 30-page document designed for federal cloud investment decision makers, Fedscoop reported Friday. Jake Williams writes the guidelines include best practices, techniques and strategies available for information technology and contract officers to explore and consider, supplemented …

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Raytheon Survey Highlights Innovation Aims for Tech-Enabled OEMs; Mark Oliver Comments

A Raytheon-commissioned report has found that many car original equipment manufacturers consider innovative learning technologies in customer-facing staff training to be a useful business growth strategy. Mark Oliver, Raytheon Professional Services managing director for the Europe, Middle East and Africa region, said 45 percent of respondents associate technology-driven instruction to …

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J.P. Batache Details Northrop’s Logistics Support Platform for Global Workforce

Northrop Grumman’s global workforce works to leverage the modularity and scalability of the company’s Support Anywhere logistics platform to deliver projects for clients, John Patrick Batache, a company enterprise shared services director, told reporters at the National Press Club Wednesday. Northrop looks to this flexibility when it works to execute …

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