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Booz Allen’s Julie McPherson on Five Rules for Federal Tech Leaders to Maintain Digital Transformation Momentum

Julie McPherson EVP Booz Allen Hamilton

Julie McPherson, an executive vice president and head of digital solutions business at Booz Allen Hamilton, wrote in a guest piece published Friday on Nextgov that there are five rules technology leaders at federal agencies should consider to maintain the momentum in digital transformation to meet mission needs and one is planning for and harnessing failure to continuously improve a platform.

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

Booz Allen's Dan Tucker: Agencies Need Data Strategy to Facilitate Cloud Migration - top government contractors - best government contracting event

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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Hortonworks’ Shaun Bierweiler: Agencies Look to Internet of Things for Data Collection

Hortonworks' Shaun Bierweiler: Agencies Look to Internet of Things for Data Collection - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Shaun Bierweiler, vice president of Hortonworks‘ U.S. public sector business, has said he observed agencies tapping into internet-of-things platforms to store, process and compute data from multiple sources, MeriTalk reported Tuesday. He noted the Census Bureau has implemented handheld devices to support its digital information gathering process and the General Services Administration has adopted sensors …

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