Tag Archives: federal agencies

Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh: Cloud-Based Networks Key for IoT Mgmt in Federal Sector

Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer of Dell EMC’s federal business, has said he believes agencies can manage the surplus of data from internet-of-things devices through cloud computing technology. He told MeriTalk in an interview published Thursday agencies should find approaches to mitigate IoT’s potential security threats to federal workforce and missions. “Fully utilizing cloud-based …

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Riverbed Survey: Federal Employees Cite Application Latency Issues in Productivity Concerns

Riverbed Technology has released a new survey that found nearly all of the 335 federal employee respondents believe latency issues from bandwidth-intensive applications have negatively impacted agency productivity. Riverbed said Tuesday one in three respondents reported that it takes more than 24 hours for an agency to address application failures and crash, …

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Jim Soltys: Noblis to Support GSA’s Federal Telecoms Acquisition Programs

Noblis has received two task orders to help the General Services Administration identify pricing strategies and analyze costs of telecommunication services that the agency provides to federal customers. Noblis said Wednesday it will support efforts of GSA’s Office of Network Services Programs to maintain and update the agency’s telecommunications and network services. “GSA manages …

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Scott Burns: GovDelivery’s Cloud-Based Digital Comms Tech Certified by FedRAMP Board

GovDelivery has received a Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program certification to offer a cloud-based digital communications technology across the government. The company said Monday its Communications Cloud Platform passed moderate security-level requirements of the program’s joint authorization board. “We’re proud to be FedRAMP compliant so that our digital communications platform can help …

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DoD, SBA, CPSC Pick SAS Tools for Big Data Analytics, Management

SAS has been chosen by the U.S. Defense Department, Small Business Administration and Consumer Product Safety Commission to provide technology platforms that will work to help the agencies examine huge amounts of data. The company said Monday agencies are increasingly adopting big data analytics, visualization, text mining and Hadoop technologies to help address their …

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Spaceflight Added to GSA’s Consolidated Professional Services Schedule

The General Services Administration has awarded Spaceflight a spot on the agency’s consolidated professional services contract vehicle, allowing the company to offer small-satellite launch services to the federal government. Spaceflight said Wednesday agencies can request for quotations for microsat or cubesat launch service offerings from the company and place orders electronically via the …

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