Tag Archives: cloud migration

Booz Allen’s Dan Tucker: Agencies Need Data Strategy to Facilitate Cloud Migration

Dan Tucker, a vice president at Booz Allen Hamilton, told Meritalk in an interview published Tuesday that federal agencies need to assess their data architecture and future requirements for data scalability and extensibility when moving workloads to the cloud. “You almost need the data strategy at the application and portfolio level before you can lay out your cloud strategy,” Tucker said.

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Delphix to Support Microsoft Azure Gov’t Cloud Adoption via Data Platform; Carahsoft’s Michael Adams Quoted

Delphix has expanded its data offering’s capabilities to help public sector clients speed up the migration of applications to the Microsoft Azure Government cloud platform. The company said Thursday its Delphix Dynamic Data Platform and other offerings are available to government agencies through Carahsoft Technology. Michael Adams, who oversees the Delphix …

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Salesforce Helps DC Agency Migrate Non-Emergency Response System to Cloud; Casey Coleman Quoted

The Washington D.C. Office of Unified Communications has chosen Salesforce to help the agency transition its system for responding nonemergency calls from a server-based platform to a cloud environment. OUC migrated its 311 system onto the Salesforce Service Cloud equipped with the artificial intelligence-based Einstein Analytics tool in an effort to reduce call hold …

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Survey: 83% of Federal IT Leaders Say Cloud Tech Could Support Agency Mission Delivery

Eighty-three percent of 150 federal information technology managers who responded to a MeriTalk survey believe that adopting cloud technology and updating networks would help agencies address missions over the next five years. MeriTalk said Monday the study, jointly underwritten by Riverbed Technology and Tech Data‘s government solutions business, also found …

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AWS to Host DLA’s Cloud-Based Learning Mgmt System Through SAP NS2 Partnership

SAP National Security Services has updated a learning management system for the Defense Logistics Agency and selected Amazon Web Services to host the cloud-based training information technology application as part of a partnership between the two companies. AWS said Monday it will support the Defense Department-authorized platform DLA uses to manage online training and …

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Hughes’ Tony Bardo: Multiple connectivity options essential for public sector comms network

Tony Bardo, assistant vice president of the government solutions business at Hughes Network Systems, has said he believes that offering multiple connectivity options to customer agencies can help them manage communications, Via Satellite reported Wednesday. He told Via Satellite in an interview that a provider should offer public sector clients different …

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