Tag Archives: applications

Xerox Unveils Healthcare Mobile Device Mgmt System; Ken Bradberry Comments

Xerox has released a new cloud computing-based healthcare product designed to help customers monitor their enterprise-wide mobile devices, Healthcare IT News reports. Diana Manos writes that Xerox will deploy the mobile device management system from a private cloud via a utility-based system to help healthcare organizations manage their security policies and compliance. …

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Cubic Building Bus Arrival Info System For Internet, Mobile

Cubic‘s transportation systems segment has won an estimated $27 million contract to build and help integrate a system for informing city bus riders of location and arrival times. New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority wants Cubic’s Bus Hardware system to help make MTA’s Bus Time information system accessible to riders on …

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Dan Harris: SAIC Helping Warfighters Produce Info Under $250M IDIQ

Science Applications International Corp. holds a position on a $249 million prime contract to develop command and control applications for the U.S. Air Force‘s Air Combat Command. SAIC will perform work under the six-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract in McLean, Va., and Morgantown, W.Va., SAIC announced Wednesday. The company and six other …

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Microsoft Buys Cloud Monitoring Firm; Bob Kelly Comments

Microsoft has acquired start-up cloud monitoring company MetricsHub for an undisclosed amount in a move. MetricsHub participated for three months in the Accelerator, Microsoft’s mentorship program through which it invests in 10 cloud-developing startups, CNet reported Monday. Participants then present their products to Microsoft executives and investors. As part of …

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Everest Group Names Dell A Top Healthcare App Outsourcing Provider

Global management consulting Everest Group has selected Dell number one for three categories in its measurements of healthcare provider application outsourcing service providers. Dell’s services segment took the top spot for the leaders, major contenders and emerging players categories for Everest Group’s Performance| Experience|Ability|Knowledge matrix, Dell said Tuesday. Everest Group cited …

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SAIC Teams with IntegenX to Pursue Threat Reduction IDIQs

Science Applications International Corp. has teamed with IntegenX to jointly pursue Defense Threat Reduction Agency contracts for supporting the detection of weapons of mass destruction. SAIC will integrate its software and biodefense capability with IntegenX’s RapidHIT System to offer an integrated system that uses DNA-based identification of biothreat agents. “Teaming with SAIC …

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Symantec Forms Partnership To Secure App Developer Devices

Symantec and Giesecke & Devrient have agreed to develop protected security applications for smartphones and tablets in a move aimed at helping application developers deliver products and services that meet security requirements. Under the partnership, Symantec will use G&D’s Trusted Service Manager to update the company’s mobile apps and protect …

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