Tag Archives: Office of Management and Budget

Federal CIO Suzette Kent Inducted Into 2019 Wash100 for Driving Government Cybersecurity and IT Modernization

Executive Mosaic is pleased to announce Federal Chief Information Officer Suzette Kent as an inductee into the 2019 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of the most influential voices in the government contracting arena — for her vision and continuing efforts to modernize cybersecurity and information technology in federal agencies.

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Salesforce’s Dave Rey Responds to OMB Request for Input on Draft ‘Cloud Smart’ Policy

Salesforce has submitted recommendations to the Office of Management and Budget through a public comment on OMB’s draft of an updated federal cloud computing strategy. Dave Rey, executive vice president of Salesforce’s North American public sector business, told Federal Chief Information Officer Suzette Kent in a written response to the Cloud Smart Strategy proposal that OMB should include customer experience …

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AWS’ Dave Levy Submits Comments to OMB on Draft ‘Cloud Smart’ Policy

Amazon Web Services has offered formal comments to the Office of Management and Budget regarding OMB’s draft of an updated federal cloud computing strategy. Dave Levy, vice president of AWS’ federal business, told Federal Chief Information Officer Suzette Kent in a written response to the Cloud Smart Strategy proposal that aligning the policy …

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Booz Allen’s Dan Tucker, Elastic’s George Young: Data-First Strategy Key to Federal IT Modernization

Dan Tucker, a vice president at Booz Allen Hamilton’s digital solutions business, and George Young, VP of U.S. public sector at Elastic, have said federal agencies that aim to modernize their information technology infrastructure should begin with their data layer. “The most effective IT modernization strategies are driven by a data …

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DISA Explores Potential IT Asset Mgmt Tech Sources

The Defense Information Systems Agency has asked industry to submit ideas that can support a business case analysis for a system intended to manage information technology assets. A FedBizOpps notice posted Monday says DISA is considering the development of a potential new requirement for a consolidated internal IT asset management platform the agency could …

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In-Q-Tel, Contrast Security Partner to Help Gov’t Clients Protect Software Apps

Contrast Security and In-Q-Tel have formed a strategic partnership that aims help customer agencies protect software applications from cyber threats with the use of technology. IQT said Thursday it invested in the security company as part of efforts to address the U.S. government’s cybersecurity requirements. Contrast designed its technology to detect and mitigate …

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HighPoint’s Cal Shintani: OMB Guidance Aims to Help Agencies Deliver Customized Citizen Experiences

Cal Shintani, chief growth officer at HighPoint Global, said a section within the Office of Management and Budget‘s Circular A-11 provides a roadmap that federal agencies can use to deliver tailored customer experiences and services that surpass that of private sector institutions. Shintani wrote in an article that agencies should conduct journey …

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