Government IT

(NASDAQ:AMZN) — Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS, Inc.), an Amazon.com company, today announced the upcoming limited preview of its China Region for the AWS cloud computing platform. This will be the fourth AWS Region in Asia Pacific and the tenth Region globally. In the limited pr... (more)
The Naval Circuit Management Office has selected Data Networks Corp. to implement and manage the Pentagon's Defense Information System Network. DNC will also provide support services and long distance communications for the Department of the Navy, DNC says. Under the contract, DN... (more)
NEW YORK, Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Wireless Sensor Networks: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2013 to 2019 http://www.reportlinker.com/p01901637/Wireless-Sensor-Ne... (more)
Criterion Systems today announced that it has been awarded a task order under its Alliant Small Business contract by the Air Force Materiel Command, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) to provide sustainment and maintenance support for the Air Force Distributed Common... (more)
By Bob Gourley Announces Acquisition of Sandboxie to Expand Global Reach, Small Business Footprint and Consolidate the Two Leading Brands in Burgeoning Virtualized Containment Solutions Market FAIRFAX, VA–(Marketwired – Dec 16, 2013) –  Invincea, Inc., an innovator in the use o... (more)
InfoWorld's been doing a bang-up job covering the NSA spying scandal from the get go, and this blog from David Linthicum titled, “Let the NSA spy on us - We’re still moving to the cloud,” continues the trend. The Cliff's notes: In an IDG News survey, high-ranking IT executives in ... (more)
FAIRFAX, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/16/13 -- Invincea, Inc., an innovator in the use of secure virtual containers for advanced malware threat detection, breach prevention and forensic threat intelligence, today announced that it has raised $16M in a Series C equity round led by ne... (more)
Days away from a key deadline to digitize and streamline their records management practices, almost half (46 percent) of Federal agency records and information management professionals do not believe, or are unsure if, the requirements are realistic and obtainable. That’s the cor... (more)
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y., Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Apprenda, the leader in enterprise Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), today announced that the company will present three sessions at NY Innovates 2013, a collaborative effort of the New York State Office of Information Technology Serv... (more)
The United States Congress managed to avoid a default with a last-minute agreement. But the reboot's still in progress, and many federal government servers and services remain shut down. The cause of the online blackout is this set of guidelines released by the Office of Manageme... (more)
PLANO, Texas, Dec. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Layered Technologies, a leading provider of compliant and secure cloud hosting services, today announced Bruce Chatterley as its Chief Executive Officer. Bruce succeeds Jack Finlayson, who is retiring as Chairman and CEO. (Pho... (more)
Xceedium®, Inc. announced today its Xsuite® platform won Best Privileged Access Management Solution in the 5th Annual Government Security News (GSN) Homeland Security Awards. The GSN Homeland Security Awards recognize the best of the homeland security community’s government offic... (more)
By Bob Gourley DC seems to have a cyber security related event every week. No kidding. You have to pick and chose and only go to the best or you will never get any work done.  How do you pick the right events? My recommendation is to look for events that have a good mix of thoug... (more)
Next month, the Network Centric Operations Industry Consortium (NCOIC) will introduce an open pattern that will enable governments, agencies and businesses to create a secure, hybrid IT environment quickly and cost effectively. Cloud computing expert Kevin Jackson has been named ... (more)
STONY BROOK, N.Y., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Softheon, Inc., a proven leader in real-time edge computing platform for Health Insurance Marketplace Integration, today announced a new partnership with America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) to help health plans transition to th... (more)
AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 12/10/13 -- SolarWinds (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced that 11 SolarWinds IT management software solutions are collectively now under evaluation for certification in the Canadian Com... (more)
WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwired) -- 12/09/13 -- On December 4th, Stephen Ganyard and Christopher Meissner of Avascent participated in the 9th Annual US-Japan Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) Forum, organized by the Vanderbilt University Center for US-Japan Studies and Coop... (more)
Aquilent, a recognized leading provider of Mobile, Web, and Cloud solutions shaping the next generation of technology for the federal government, has been named a 2013 Top Workplace by The Baltimore Sun. This designation represents the fifth best-workplaces award in five years, h... (more)
COLUMBUS, OH -- (Marketwired) -- 12/09/13 -- Global research and development (R&D) spending is forecast to grow by 3.8 percent -- or $60.0 billion -- to $1.6 trillion in 2014, according to the closely watched annual forecast by Battelle and R&D Magazine. After a flat year of R&D ... (more)
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