Scott Spitzer, formerly lead of strategic programs and the Department of Homeland Security's Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation initiative at Symantec, has joined ServiceNow as business development and strategic programs director for civilian agencies, G2Xchange FedCiv reported Friday.Read More »
Steve Harris, senior vice president and general manager of Dell EMC's federal business and a 2019 Wash100 awardee, wrote in a commentary published Tuesday on Federal News Network that there are several factors agencies should consider as they adopt a multicloud approach and one is the transparency and flexibility multicloud brings to agencies.Read More »
TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 6, 2019 “” Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer for the federal sector at Dell EMC, believes the information technology modernization effort within the U.S. Air Force’s air and space operation centers provides lessons learned that government agencies can adopt to update their own IT infrastructure, GovCon …Read More »
A Government Business Council report says only 22 percent of federal government leaders said their organizations are in the process of adopting artificial intelligence, Nextgov reported Monday. GBC partnered with ViON on the study, which was underwritten by Dell EMC and based on an online survey of 668 federal, civilian and military agency leaders and decision makers conducted in February and March.Read More »
Steve Harris, Dell EMC Federal SVP & GM, Inducted Into 2019 Wash100 for Leadership in IT Modernization, Cybersecurity and Cloud Migration Efforts
Executive Mosaic is glad to unveil Steve Harris, senior vice president and general manager of Dell EMC's federal business, as an inductee into the 2019 Wash100 “” Executive Mosaic's annual selection of the most influential voices in the government contracting arena “” for leading the company's efforts to help federal clients modernize IT infrastructure, improve cybersecurity posture and transition to cloud-based platforms.Read More »
Sanjay Gupta, chief technology officer at the Small Business Administration, will deliver a keynote address at the AKIMA-hosted “Tech for Govies Day: Changing the Art of the Possible“ event. AKIMA will hold hands-on demonstrations and panel discussions on information technology platforms and how they can benefit government agencies as part of the four-hour event, which will be held on April 23 at Convene in Rosslyn, Va.
NTT DATA Services has received a Smart 50 Award in recognition of the company's smart city technology used for public safety in Las Vegas. The company said Thursday its smart city platform was designed to accelerate response times for public safety activities and boost the situational awareness of corresponding decision makers via early incident notifications.Read More »
Dell EMC Federal's Steve Harris: Treating Infrastructure as a Platform Could Help Agencies Simplify Cyber Efforts
Government contractors and cybersecurity professionals discussed the challenge of simplifying federal agencies' efforts to protect their information technology infrastructure from cyber attacks during the RSA Public Sector conference held Monday in San Francisco, CyberScoop reported Tuesday. Steve Harris, senior vice president and general manager of Dell EMC's federal business, told the publication on the sidelines of the conference about the complexity and issues posed by security systems in an IT infrastructure to agency employees.He discussed an approach that agencies can implement to streamline their cybersecurity efforts.
Dell EMC has revamped its federal channel partner program by reducing the number of distributors to three companies in an effort to address complexity when offering technology platforms and services to federal market clients, CRN reported Monday. Carahsoft, Arrow and Ingram Micro are the three distributors included in the new Dell EMC Federal Partner program, which includes approximately 3K platform providers.Read More »
The General Services Administration and Dell EMC have reached a governmentwide enterprise agreement to facilitate the procurement of the company's virtual computing environment platforms to help federal agencies advance data center modernization. The agreement allows federal, local, state and tribal government agencies to place an order for Dell EMC's VxRail products at tiered discounts through Carahsoft Technology's spot on GSA's IT Schedule 70 contract, the agency said Thursday.Read More »
Al Whitmore, Intelligence & Security Sector President at BAE Systems, Named to 2019 Wash100 for Leading and Expanding R&D, Cloud and Other Efforts
Executive Mosaic is pleased to announce Al Whitmore, president of intelligence and security sector at BAE Systems' U.S. arm, as an inductee into the 2019 edition of Wash100 “” Executive Mosaic's annual selection of the most influential voices in the government contracting arena “” for leading BAE to major contracts in R&D, the cloud and other emerging technologies. This marks Whitmore's second consecutive Wash100 award.Read More »