Tag Archives: AWS Cloud

Executive Spotlight: Interview With Jennifer Chronis, General Manager, DoD, at Amazon Web Services

Executive Spotlight: Interview With Jennifer Chronis, General Manager, DoD, at Amazon Web Services - top government contractors - best government contracting event

ExecutiveBiz spoke with Jennifer Chronis, general manager, Defense Department, about Amazon Web Services' cloud offerings for defense and intelligence community customers, the pace of federal information technology modernization and what she sees in store for the future of cloud computing and adoption. “[The cloud] means solving problems faster, adapting to …

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Executive Spotlight: An Interview with Teresa Carlson, VP of Worldwide Public Sector at Amazon Web Services

Executive Spotlight: An Interview with Teresa Carlson, VP of Worldwide Public Sector at Amazon Web Services - top government contractors - best government contracting event

ExecutiveBiz spoke with four-time Wash100 recipient Teresa Carlson about Amazon Web Services' current offerings and output from the AWS re:Invent 2017 conference. On topics ranging from innovation in cloud computing to hyperscale in the public sector, here's what she had to say: “We've seen our government customers use the cloud …

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Booz Allen Receives AWS Security Competency Designation; Mickie Bolduc Comments

Booz Allen Receives AWS Security Competency Designation; Mickie Bolduc Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Amazon Web Services has granted an AWS Partner Network Security Competency designation to Booz Allen Hamilton in recognition of the latter’s efforts to develop cloud-based products that work to help clients manage various information technology functions. Booz Allen said Thursday the APN Security Competency status also represents the company’s capacity to offer specialized …

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American Systems to Build Air Force’s Emergency Notification Platform; Peter Smith Comments

American Systems to Build Air Force's Emergency Notification Platform; Peter Smith Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

American Systems has won a potential five-year, $68.6 million task order to help the U.S. Air Force develop and implement a emergency mass notification system. The company said Tuesday it will build a cloud-based enterprise EMNS infrastructure for the service branch’s personnel to receive alerts in the event of a critical situation. …

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AWS Unveils ‘City on a Cloud’ Innovation Challenge Winners; Teresa Carlson Comments

AWS Unveils 'City on a Cloud' Innovation Challenge Winners; Teresa Carlson Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Amazon Web Services has selected 19 winners for its 2017 AWS City on a Cloud Innovation Challenge to highlight local and regional governments’ contribution to develop technologies for citizens around the world. The company said Wednesday it named winners across the Best Practices, Dream Big and Partners in Innovation categories during the AWS Public Sector …

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In-Q-Tel, Microsoft, Bain Capital, CNTP Invest in Frame Cloud-Based App Delivery Platform

In-Q-Tel, Microsoft, Bain Capital, CNTP Invest in Frame Cloud-Based App Delivery Platform - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Frame, a developer of cloud application delivery platform, has secured $16 million in a funding round that included investors In-Q-Tel, Microsoft‘s ventures arm, Bain Capital Ventures and Columbus Nova Technology Partners. In-Q-Tel said Wednesday that Frame developed a platform that works to help organizations migrate desktops and virtual applications to any device through Microsoft …

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Okta Receives ‘Moderate’ FedRAMP Certification for Identity, Access Mgmt Platforms

Okta Receives 'Moderate' FedRAMP Certification for Identity, Access Mgmt Platforms - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Okta has obtained “moderate” Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program  certification to provide government customers access to the company’s identity and access management offerings via the Amazon Web Services Cloud. The Justice Department granted an authorization to operate after the company demonstrated its compliance with 300 controls that include business continuity, incident response and vulnerability management applications, Okta said Thursday. …

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Securiport-Amazon Web Services Team to Build, Test Immigration Control Services on AWS Cloud

Securiport-Amazon Web Services Team to Build, Test Immigration Control Services on AWS Cloud - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Securiport has entered an agreement with Amazon Web Services as a technology partner to develop, deploy and test various immigration control services and internal research and development projects through the AWS Cloud. Washington, D.C.-based Securiport said Friday it will utilize its Amazon Partner Network membership and AWS resources to build and test new …

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InfoReliance Receives AWS Govt Competency Certification in 8 Customer Markets

InfoReliance Receives AWS Govt Competency Certification in 8 Customer Markets - top government contractors - best government contracting event

InfoReliance has received Amazon Web Services‘ AWS Government Competency certification in eight customer markets for compliance with AWS standards in workload and application deployment on the Amazon cloud platform. Fairfax, Virginia-based InfoReliance said Friday it utilizes best practices and lessons from various industries to support accelerated AWS adoption for customers. InfoReliance is an AWS audited managed service …

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AWS Gives Govt Competency Status to InfoReliance; John Sankovich Comments

AWS Gives Govt Competency Status to InfoReliance; John Sankovich Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Amazon Web Services has recognized Fairfax, Virginia-based technology company InfoReliance for work to help government customers run workloads and applications on AWS’ cloud platform. InfoReliance achieved the AWS Government Competency status based on AWS cloud services to federal civilian and defense agencies, InfoReliance said Monday. John Sankovich, InfoReliance executive vice president for …

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