Tag Archives: Unisys Federal Systems

PV Puvvada: Agencies Should Collaborate, Utilize Shared Services to Meet IT Modernization Goals

PV Puvvada, president of Unisys‘ federal systems business, has said that federal agencies should establish cross-agency partnerships and utilize shared services to achieve information technology modernization goals. Puvvada, an inductee into Executive Mosaic‘s Wash100 for 2017, wrote in an opinion piece published Friday on FCW that the need for shared services …

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Unisys Earns IT Service Management Certification

Unisys Corp. has received ISO/IEC 20000 certification for the company’s framework to deliver managed information technology services under an Internal Revenue Services enterprise storage initiative. The company’s federal systems business hosts petabytes of agency storage space in private cloud using ISO-qualified processes, Unisys said Tuesday. IRS awarded Unisys Federal Systems a …

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PV Puvvada: Coalitions, Collaboration Key to Unisys’ Federal Growth Aims

PV Puvvada, president of Unisys‘ federal systems business, believes that coalitions or partnerships are important to drive the company’s mission as he talks about his first few weeks in his current role, FCW reported Thursday. Troy Schneider writes that Puvvada has pointed to collaboration with government and industry partners through membership in groups …

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PV Puvvada: Federal Sector a ‘Growth Engine’ for Unisys

PV Puvvada, president of Unisys‘ federal systems business, sees government customers as an engine that will drive the company’s growth strategies, he told the Washington Business Journal in an interview published Thursday. Puvvada told reporter Jill Aitoro the company can turn a commercial information technology product into a pubic sector IT …

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Executive Profile: Melissa Carson, Unisys Federal Systems CFO

Melissa Carson serves as chief financial officer for Unisys Federal Systems, where she is responsible for accounting, reporting, government compliance and financial planning processes. She also helps oversee the business unit’s operations, IT and procurement functions. The 25-year financial leadership veteran has held other roles for Unisys’ North America public sector and global …

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Unisys to Transfer National Archives to Cloud-Based Google Apps; PV Puvvada Comments

  Unisys has been chosen by the U.S. National Archives to transfer email and collaboration apps to the cloud, according to a company statement. Under the $7.2 million National Archives and records administration Google apps for government program, Unisys will transition NA’s 4,5000 users to the cloud and support the agency for five years, including one …

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Unisys Helping CBP Open El Paso Pedestrian Crossing

Unisys Corp. is supporting Customs and Border Protection in opening the first pedestrian border crossing in El Paso, Texas. This initial phase of CBP’s Pedestrian Reengineering Initiative project features a combination of gate systems, mobile handheld devices and radio frequency identification technology to identify and process pedestrians entering the U.S. …

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Friday Features

This week, Mike Fraser of USIS talked about his top priorities at the firm for the next coming months. QinetiQ North America’s Frank Kist shared how he was able to sharpen his IT skills while working in various arenas. Ted Davies, president of Unisys Federal Systems, spoke on what customers …

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Aneesh Chopra named Federal CTO

Aneesh Chopra has been named the nation’s first chief technology officer. The news was announced Saturday during President Obama’s weekly address. As federal CTO, Chopra will work alongside Jeffrey Zients, the new chief performance officer, and Federal CIO Vivek Kundra, who’s responsible for setting technology policy across the government. Since …

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Top 10 CTOs offer their Tech Forecast for 2009

It’s an interesting time to be a CTO in the federal marketplace. As the needs of government clients increase, so does the need for vendors to provide the most robust and cost-effective solutions. That takes innovation — and collaboration. In the spirit of that collaboration, ExecutiveBiz went looking for some …

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10 COOs That ExecutiveBiz Readers Should Definitely Know

Comedian Rodney Dangerfield is perhaps best known for his line “I don’t get no respect.” One wonders if, in a previous life, Dangerfield was a chief operating officer. While the president and chief executive officer are accountable for establishing an organization’s goals – and meeting them – over time it …

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