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CIA CIO Juliane Gallina Recognized With 2021 Wash100 Award for Driving Innovation, Partnerships, Resources Across the Federal Sector

Juliane Gallina CIO CIA

Executive Mosaic is honored to present Juliane Gallina, chief information officer (CIO) with the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), as a 2021 Wash100 Award recipient for driving innovation priorities, expanding private-public partnerships and her efforts to launch new resources for the government contracting (GovCon) community. This marks Gallina’s second consecutive Wash100 Award. 

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Quantum Names Rick Valentine as SVP, Chief Customer Officer; Jamie Lerner Quoted


Quantum has appointed Rick Valentine as senior vice president and chief customer officer. In his new role, Valentine will work to advance Quantum’s customer experience throughout the company’s transformation into an as-a-service provider for unstructured data management, analytics and storage. "Rick's deep expertise in SaaS transformation and customer experience will ensure that the Quantum customer experience remains second to none,” said Jamie Lerner, president and CEO at Quantum.

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Michael Kratsios, Deputy US Chief Technology Officer, Inducted Into 2019 Wash100 for Leading Development of AI, Quantum & Other Emerging Tech

Executive Mosaic is pleased to announce that Michael Kratsios, deputy U.S. chief technology officer and deputy assistant to the President at the White House's Office of Science and Technology Policy, was selected to join the 2019 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of the most influential voices in the government contracting arena — for his leadership in the development of quantum, artificial intelligence and other technologies designed to enhance business operations.

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Accenture Invests in 1QBit for Quantum Computing Analytics Push

Accenture has invested in Vancouver, Canada-based quantum computing software developer 1QBit in a push to help organizations generate intelligence data with quantum-based analytics technology. Both companies also formed a strategic alliance for Accenture to serve as 1QBit’s systems integrator and leverage the 1QBit platform in efforts to demonstrate, train, develop and test tools and …

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Motorola Vet Raghu Rau Elected Quantum Board Chariman

Raghu Rau, a 16-year veteran of telecommunications firm Motorola, has been elected to chair the board of directors at data management and storage company Quantum. He will succeed Paul Auvil, who will remain with the company as a board member, Quantum said Monday. Rau previously led SeaChange International as CEO and held various leadership …

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Quantum’s Don Maruca on Data Storage Challenges in Govt & Cost Pressures at Agencies

Don Maruca leads the federal sales unit of information storage and security company Quantum, which works with U.S. government agencies to handle large volumes of data and apply new technologies in collaboration and sharing functions. Maruca joined the company in October 2013 as federal sales vice president and holds two decades …

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LLNL-Whitewood Team to Commercialize Quantum Data Encryption Tool; Duncan McBranch, John Serafini Comment

Los Alamos National Laboratory has agreed to a deal with Allied Minds subsidiary Whitewood Encryption Systems to commercialize the laboratory’s quantum-based data encryption technology. The compact random-number-generation tool works to generate cryptographic keys based on the random polarization state of photons for high data rate encryption, Los Alamos National Laboratory said Tuesday. “Quantum systems represent the best …

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Quest Software, Quantum Team to Offer More Intelligent Data Protection for VMware

Quest Software, Inc. has certified vRanger, its market-leading VMware backup software, on Quantum DXi systems. Use of vRanger and Quantum DXi-Series de-duplication appliances enhance backup and recovery performance while significantly reducing storage requirements. According to Quest, with VMware virtual server environments growing and budgets shrinking, vRanger with Quantum DXi-Series will provide customers …

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