Tag Archives: data center

Accenture’s Federal Arm to Help Build Library of Congress Data Center; Elaine Beeman Comments

Accenture‘s federal services business will build a data repository for the Library of Congress under a potential three-year, $27.3 million contract. Elaine Beeman, senior managing director and civilian portfolio lead at Accenture Federal Services, said in a statement released Wednesday the project is key to helping the library deploy technology designed to facilitate …

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Air Force Deploys Contracting IT Platform on Appian

The U.S. Air Force has fielded its Contracting-Information Technology system on Appian’s cloud platform that has impact level 4 certification to host controlled unclassified data. The CON-IT system on Appian Cloud is designed to replace the service branch’s seven legacy contract writing tools in order to facilitate the acquisition process, …

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Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh: Agencies Should Examine App Portfolio Prior to Infrastructure Tech Deployment

Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer and vice president of presales engineering at Dell EMC’s federal business, has said federal agencies seeking to optimize their data centers should initially assess their application portfolio and develop their modernization strategy before adopting a specific infrastructure technology, MeriTalk reported Wednesday. Those infrastructure technologies include software-defined storage, converged infrastructure …

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Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh: Mission Agility, Automation Drive Govt Adoption of Software-Based Storage Platforms

Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer and vice president of presales engineering at Dell EMC’s federal business, has said mission agility, cost savings and massive amounts of automation are the three reasons why federal agencies adopt software-defined storage, MeriTalk reported Tuesday. “We are seeing government in a variety of areas, adopting not only …

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Washington Business Journal Lists ViON Among Largest Government Tech Contractors

The Washington Business Journal has listed Herndon, Va.-based ViON as the 53rd-largest government technology contractor in the D.C. area. The cloud service provider said Thursday the recognition was based on its 2017 revenue and workforce, which supports ViON’s government clients in fixing technical problems to boost business productivity. “We attribute …

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Hitachi Vantara Launches Data Center Flash Storage, AI Ops Software Platforms

Hitachi Vantara has introduced artificial intelligence operations software offerings and flash storage systems designed to help customers modernize data centers. The company said Wednesday it launched Hitachi Infrastructure Analytics Advisor, Hitachi Automation Director and Hitachi Data Instance Director offerings as part of its AI operations software platforms portfolio. HIAA works to predict and …

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ViON Unveils Cloud-Based IT Services Marketplace

ViON has launched cloud-based platform that is designed to let users compare, purchase and manage information technology services. The company said Wednesday its Marketplace works to offer a wide range of “as-a-service” data center technologies and help IT managers oversee IT requirements, procurement, workflows, contracts and performance indicators. ViON CEO and Chairman …

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GAO Issues RFI on Potential IT Modernization Support Sources

The Government Accountability Office has asked information on potential vendors that can offer information technology, software development and related support to GAO’s information systems and technology services office as part of the IT Transformation, Modernization and Operational Support Services program. A FedBizOpps notice posted Monday says GAO intends to solicit industry …

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