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Oracle Gets DoD Accreditation for SaaS Cloud Offering

Oracle has received a Defense Department Authority to Operate for its Oracle Service Cloud software-as-a-service offering under security impact Level 4 of the DoD Cloud Security Model. The company said Tuesday Oracle Service Cloud is a customer service platform that is part of its U.S. DoD Cloud portfolio. “[DoD] can now procure commercial cloud services …

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David Donatelli Joins Oracle as Converged Infrastructure Executive VP; Mark Hurd Comments

David Donatelli, formerly executive vice president and general manager of the enterprise group at Hewlett-Packard, has joined Oracle as EVP of the company’s converged infrastructure division. He will report directly to Oracle CEO Mark Hurd and will oversee the firm’s server, tape, networking, storage, engineered systems and hybrid cloud-based hardware platforms, the …

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Oracle-SRA Team Updates Coast Guard’s HR, Payroll Mgmt Systems; Mark Johnson Comments

Oracle and SRA International have collaborated to help the U.S. Coast Guard implement a single enterprise-wide infrastructure for managing human resource and payroll functions. The Direct Access system is built to run Oracle’s PeopleSoft Global Payroll software and consolidates multiple applications used by the Coast Guard, the Public Health Service …

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Ohio County Avails of Oracle Security for NG9-1-1 Emergency System; Steve Aulds Comments

Morgan County in Ohio has selected Oracle to deploy its communication service for the  9-1-1 emergency system with the goal of helping the local government secure its Internet protocol-based infrastructure. Morgan County implemented the Oracle communications session border controller to protect the 9-1-1 service against denial-of-service attacks, service overloads and failures, Oracle said Monday. …

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Leon Panetta Joins Oracle Board; Michael Boskin Comments

Leon Panetta, former Pentagon and CIA chief, has been elected to the board of directors at Oracle. The yearlong appointment, which brings the number of Oracle’s board members to 12, was made via unanimous decision at the company’s annual shareholders meeting, Oracle said Monday. “Panetta is a dynamic leader with a distinguished record …

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Steve Rosenberg: Oracle-Proteus Feedback Tool Targets Medicine Adherence, Dosing in Clinical Trials

Oracle has teamed with Proteus Digital Health to develop a feedback tool that aims to improve clinical trial outcomes. The cloud-based system combines Oracle Health Sciences InForm and Proteus’ feedback system to electronically capture, track and manage clinical data such as medication intake frequency and dosages, Oracle said Monday. The …

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Mark Andrekovich: Maximus Achieves Oracle PartnerNetwork Gold Level Status

Maximus has attained a gold level status as member of Oracle’s PartnerNetwork for providing tax credit pre-screening services. The company helps clients assess job candidates with Oracle-made technology in order to avail of tax incentives for hiring veterans and persons with disabilities, Maximus said Tuesday. Mark Andrekovich, president of Maximus’ tax credit and …

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Oracle Gets FedRAMP Board OK for Cloud SaaS Platform

Oracle has earned provisional authorization to offer software as a service to U.S. government agencies through the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program. The FedRAMP Joint Authorization Board gave the company’s Service Cloud platform authority to operate following an audit by a third-party assessment organization, Oracle said Monday. According to …

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Eric Wieman on STG’s Contract Vehicle Pursuits and Oracle Tech Adoption at Agencies

Eric Wieman leads much of STG‘s work with civilian agencies in his role as senior vice president and general manager of the company’s civil sector. The company counts the departments of Agriculture, Homeland Security and State in a group of civilian customers that also includes agencies such as the Securities and Exchange …

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Oracle-Sponsored Report Points to Enterprise Database as Security Focus

A new Oracle-sponsored report indicates that organizations see needed improvements in enterprise database security as majority of respondents pointed to human error and abuse of access privilege as top concerns. The company said Tuesday an Independent Oracle Users Group survey of 353 database and information technology professionals found that enterprises lack sufficient security controls that prevent, …

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Mark Johnson: Oracle Expands Cloud SaaS Offerings for Federal Clients

Oracle has introduced three software-as-a-service platforms for U.S. federal agencies to manage human resources, sales, accounting and other enterprise functions in the cloud. The Oracle Government Cloud suite is designed to help agencies meet the U.S. government’s “First Cloud” policy and now includes Human Capital Management Cloud, Sales Cloud and …

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