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Agilex’s Roger Baker: Incremental, Agile Methods Key to Gov’t IT Systems Development

Agilex's Roger Baker: Incremental, Agile Methods Key to Gov't IT Systems Development - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Roger Baker, chief strategy officer at Agilex, wrote in a blog post published Monday that he learned during his service in federal government that an incremental and agile development methodology could improve the success rate for information technology programs. Baker said the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act offers an opportunity …

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Agilex’s Roger Baker Sees Feds Working on Agile, Commercial Cloud, Data, Cyber in 2015

Agilex's Roger Baker Sees Feds Working on Agile, Commercial Cloud, Data, Cyber in 2015 - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Agilex Chief Strategy Officer Roger Baker and other industry leaders expect to see the federal government take further steps to modernize systems and services in 2015 by adopting new practices and technologies, FedScoop reported Tuesday. Greg Otto writes that Baker pointed to agile management and operations, the migration to commercial cloud and data brokerage …

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Amazon Web Services Names Agilex as Consulting Partner; Roger Baker Comments

Amazon Web Services Names Agilex as Consulting Partner; Roger Baker Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Amazon Web Services has certified Agilex Technologies as a consulting partner in recognition of Agilex's AWS competencies the company developed with accredited professionals and four customer references. Roger Baker, Agilex chief strategy officer, said Thursday the company works to reconfigure existing systems so that they operate in the cloud platform. “Having led …

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Matt Warren on Systemizing Mobile App Environments, Agilex’s Big Data Push for Law Enforcement & The Power of Sharing Data Between Agencies

Matt Warren on Systemizing Mobile App Environments, Agilex's Big Data Push for Law Enforcement & The Power of Sharing Data Between Agencies - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Matt Warren serves as president of Agilex‘s Justice and Homeland Security Sector, where the long-time federal government marketplace leader manages that business and is responsible for its growth. A close-to-six-year Agilex veteran, Warren joined Agilex in 2008 after spending more than 10 years with Oracle, where he helped start the …

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Roger Baker: BYOD Could Include PCs

The Department of Veterans Affairs is working to eliminate multi-million dollar contracts for desktop computers as part of its new mobile device strategy, Nextgov reports. In an interview with reporters Thursday, Chief Information Officer Roger Baker said he believes the department has awarded its last PC contract and the department …

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VA Plans Home Care App, Tablet Program Test

Through a pilot program fielding mobile applications for veterans, the Department of Veterans Affairs plans to distribute iPads to 1,000 of its family caregivers, NextGov reports.  The VA is set to open its app store in early 2013, giving veterans access to mobile applications. Clinic-in-Hand will host apps integrated with …

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Government CIOs to Present at Federal Networks 2011

Government CIOs to Present at Federal Networks 2011 - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A handful chief information officers from government, including NASA’s Linda Cureton and Department of Veterans Affairs’ Roger Baker, are convening in February to attend the 24th annual Federal Networks Conference where senior decision-makers share their latest plans for how they will design, purchase and operate their networks as well as …

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Concern for VA as Malware Hits Health IT Devices

Roger Baker, assistant secretary for information and technology at the Department of Veterans Affairs, informed the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations that over the previous 14 months 120-plus medical devices have been infected by malware. Baker described attacks from cyber villains as a “critical challenge” …

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Daily GovCon Recap – March 9, 2010

Daily GovCon Recap - March 9, 2010 - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Dave Melcher was named a Senior VP at ITT. Rene LaVigne commented on Iron Bow’s recent polycom award. Congress has been inundated with cyber attacks over the past two years. Indian companies are more worried about cyber attacks than terrorism. Experts are questioning the effectiveness of botnet take-downs. VA CIO …

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