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MetTel’s Robert Dapkiewicz: Government Agencies Should Modernize Their Networks With SD-WAN

Robert Dapkiewicz Federal SVP and GM MetTel

Robert Dapkiewicz, senior vice president and general manager of MetTel's federal program, wrote in a commentary published Monday on Federal News Network that the COVID-19 pandemic has uncovered bandwidth gaps, highlighting the need for government agencies to modernize their enterprise voice and data network infrastructure with the adoption of software-defined wide-area network.

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Red River to Deliver Data Services Under CALNET Program; Ross Woodley Quoted

Ross Woodley Chief Programs Officer Red River

Red River has been awarded a five-year contract with the California Department of Technology's (CDT) California Network and Telecommunications (CALNET) Program to deliver next-generation data network and communication services to the State of California. “We are excited to be able to support the State of California with leading edge, cloud-based communications services,“ said Ross Woodley, Red River's chief programs officer.

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Hughes to Help Oklahoma Agencies Manage Wide Area Networks; Tony Bardo Quoted

Hughes Network Systems has received an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract form the Oklahoma Office of Management and Enterprise Services to provide managed network services to Oklahoma’s state agencies. The company said Monday it will support more than 130 state agencies and affiliated organizations to manage wide area networks with the HughesON suite, …

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Hughes to Offer Managed Network Services Via Pennsylvania’s Statewide Telecom Contract Vehicle

Hughes Network Systems has secured a position on the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s statewide contract for telecommunications network products and services. The company said Monday it aims to provide HughesON managed network services and software-based wide area network technology through the COPANET procurement vehicle. HughesON uses a combination of wireline, wireless and satellite broadband platforms supported …

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Riverbed's Davis Johnson: Updated Network Key to Agencies' Cybersecurity, Tech Migration Efforts

Davis Johnson, vice president of U.S. public sector at Riverbed Technology, has said he believes federal agencies should prioritize network modernization when updating their information technology systems. Johnson wrote in a GCN article published Thursday that the adoption of a software-defined wide-area network seeks to help agencies streamline network management and optimize …

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Davis Johnson: Riverbed Hosts Discussions on Govt Cloud Adoption, Digital Transformation

Riverbed Technology has facilitated discussions on government cloud adoption at the company’s first annual “Disrupt” event for public sector leaders in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday. The event featured a keynote speech from Hansang Bae, Riverbed chief technology officer, where he discussed how federal agencies can deploy software-defined wide area network to simplify cloud …

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Hughes Unveils Software-Based WAN Offering for Govt Customers

Hughes Network Systems has unveiled a software-defined wide area network offering designed to help public sector customers address cloud readiness, network flexibility and application availability challenges. The company said Monday it developed the Managed SD-WAN platform as part of its portfolio of HughesON managed network and digital media products. “With organizations continuing to adopt new cloud-based and rich …

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