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Carahsoft Adds Sonim Technologies’ Mobile Platforms to 2 Govt Contracts

Carahsoft Technology has agreed to offer Sonim Technologies’ mobile devices and related accessories to U.S. public sector customers through Carahsoft’s two government contracts. Sonim’s mobile devices such as the XP7 smartphone will be available to government agencies through Carahsoft’s National Cooperative Purchasing Alliance and Cooperative Purchasing Network contracts, Sonim said Thursday. “Sonim is excited …

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Seagate Gov’t Subsidiary to Hone on Multi-Level Security Challenges at Agencies

Data storage company Seagate started its new U.S. government-focused business with the goal to help federal agencies establish and carry out their roadmaps for the adoption of technologies and new methods to store increasing volumes of data, unit leaders have told ExecutiveBiz. Seagate unveiled the business in November and said the unit will also focus …

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NSA Issues 1st Open Procurement Notice for ‘Innovative Mission Capabilities’

The National Security Agency has issued a notice on FedBizOpps for small businesses to provide “innovative mission capabilities” in what would be the agency’s first open procurement effort, Nextgov reported Thursday. Aliya Sternstein writes interested companies will need to register for access to an NSA database called the Acquisition Resource …

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Carahsoft: FedRAMP Helps Level the Playing Field for Cloud IT Firms

Carahsoft has observed that businesses certified under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program are able to compete on a “level playing field” to offer cloud-based information technology products and services to government agencies. The company said in a blog article published Friday it estimates the number of FedRAMP-compliant providers grew about 41 percent from …

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Pete Sandlin, Mario Suarez Named to Director Roles at HumanTouch; Moe Jafari Comments

IT services contractor HumanTouch has hired Pete Sandlin of the U.S. Marine Corps and Mario Suarez of HP Enterprise Services for director roles at the company. HumanTouch said Thursday it appointed Pete Sandlin, formerly deputy program manager at Marine Corps Systems Command, director of strategic services and product solutions. Mario Suarez, a former senior program manager at …

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Avnet Moves Gov’t Solutions Group to Chantilly Southgate Business Center; Pete Rzonca Comments

Avnet has relocated its government solutions business unit to a new facility in Chantilly, Virginia, in an effort to work closer to potential partners in the federal, state and local government and educational sectors. Pete Rzonca, president of Avnet Government Solutions, said Wednesday his group’s move to the Southgate Business Center in Chantilly …

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Booz Allen to Deploy CDM Tools Under 3-Year Task Order; Thad Allen Comments

Booz Allen Hamilton will deploy tools for federal agencies to identify vulnerabilities and build their cyber defense environments under a three-year, $82.9 million task order. Booz Allen said Wednesday that the contract, awarded by the Department of Homeland Security and the General Services Administration’s Federal Systems Integration and Management Center, represents the second task …

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Executive Profile: Peter Romness, Cisco’s Cybersecurity Solutions Lead for US Public Sector

Peter Romness heads the cybersecurity solutions division of Cisco‘s U.S. public sector business and is in charge of developing the company’s cyber portfolio for federal, state and local government customers. He brings 30 years of work experience at companies such as AT&T, Hewlett-Packard and Panasonic. Before he joined Cisco in 2010, Romness …

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Scott Gaydos: Services-Based IT Governance to Drive ‘Shadow IT’ Benefits in Govt

Scott Gaydos, chief technologist of Hewlett-Packard‘s U.S. public sector business, believes federal information technology leaders should explore the potential benefits of shadow IT in driving down costs. Gaydos wrote in a Fedscoop guest piece published Friday that the government needs to adopt a centralized IT governance structure to mitigate risk in shadow …

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Ben Edson, Sirena Johnson Named to GovCon Advisory Forum Board

The Small and Emerging Contractors Advisory Forum has appointed Ben Edson of VariQ and Sirena Johnson of Thompson Greenspon to two-year terms as members of the board of directors. SECAF said July 1 Edson and Johnson will work to support its networking, thought leadership and other programs for the government contracting industry. “The addition …

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SAIC to Mentor RLM Communications Under Army Program; John Gully Comments

Science Applications International Corp. has signed a three-year agreement to advise RLM Communications on business development and proposal processing through the U.S. Army‘s mentor-protege program. SAIC said Thursday the program offers small businesses an opportunity to participate more in federal contracts by establishing relationships with prime contractors. “We are proud …

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Don Byrne: EiQ Offers Automated Platform for Gov’t IT Security Compliance Audits

EiQ Networks has introduced a software product for government and business organizations to check if their network configurations comply with security standards established by the U.S. Defense Information Systems Agency or the Center for Internet Security. The SecureVue Auditor License platform is designed to help DoD information technology security evaluators …

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NVTC Unveils FY 2015-2016 Board Roster

The Northern Virginia Technology Council has announced the roster of its board of directors for the trade association’s 2015-16 fiscal year. NVTC also announced Tuesday the election of 27 new and returning board members, and 16 three-year-term members to the board. Officers of the board of directors include: Chair: Todd Stottlemyer, …

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