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Booz Allen Execs: Health Agencies Should Learn From IC to Harness the Power of Big Data

Steve Escaravage

Booz Allen Hamilton executives wrote in an article published Thursday on The New England Journal of Medicine that federal health care agencies should leverage data science tools and lessons from the intelligence community to optimize big data in order to improve care quality and reduce costs. Steve Escaravage, a senior vice president and head of Booz Allen's digital, analytics and strategy practice, co-wrote the piece with Kevin Vigilante, an executive VP and a health business leader at the company; and Mike McConnell, a senior executive adviser at Booz Allen.

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Booz Allen Execs on Change Management Misconceptions in Federal IT Modernization

Three Booz Allen Hamilton executives said there are five myths about change management in government information technology modernization and the first notion that should be debunked is that change management should concentrate on end users. “Successful change management requires a whole cultural change that goes beyond end users to encompass the entire stakeholder community ““ from your delivery teams and business units to your end user community,“ Booz Allen's Juli Dixon, Ben Marglin and Andrew Mason wrote in an FCW article published Thursday.

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Industry Execs Talk Complex Supply Chain's Impact on Cybersecurity at Senate Hearing

Industry executives appeared before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday to discuss complex supply chains facing prime contractors and how the issue increases cybersecurity risk, Nextgov reported WednesdayWilliam LaPlante, senior vice president and general manager of Mitre's national security sector, said some prime contractors do not know the companies their subcontractors work with.
 

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