DISA’s CIO Dave Bennett on Achieving Efficiencies

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The Defense Information Systems Agency’s chief information officer and director for Enterprise Information Services Dave Bennett opened for FedScoop’s “Lowering the Cost of Government with Information Technology (IT) Summit” on August 21. Bennett’s opening discussion began with the focus on infrastructure and capacity services contracts. He brought to attention DISA’s closing three Defense Enterprise Computing […]

How Healthcare Can Keep Up with Accelerating Tech Cycles

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Verner Vinge, in his 1986 sci-fi novel, Marooned in Realtime, explored his ideas about exponentially accelerating technology. The novel was set in, “a world of rapidly accelerating progress leading to the emergence of more and more sophisticated technologies separated by shorter and shorter time intervals, until a point beyond human comprehension is reached.” Certainly, his […]

Free Tools to Help Manage your Virtualized Datacenter  

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Virtual server deployments can get complex quickly. When you are studying for your certification exams, educators typically have virtual labs setup for you that allow you to quickly login to and plug away at your task. Once you begin using virtual servers in a live production environment, it can be easy to get unorganized.  Luckily, […]

Forward Thinking Tech Leaders at IO Seeking Big Data Engineer

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Friends from IO have alerted me to a job search they have underway and I wanted to share this with you. If you are, or know of anyone who is, interested in this position (and if you can meet most of their qualifications) please connect with IO right away, they want to talk with you like […]

Innovators, Integrators and Tech Vendors: Here is what the government hopes they will buy from you in 2015

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Everyone knows it can be very hard to do business with the government. But you can take steps to make it easier to serve. The most important thing to do, in my opinion, is to be informed on government mission needs. How else can you determine if you have what the government really wants from […]

MeriTalk and GSA Collaborate To Map The FedRAMP Pipeline

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I just discovered a great reference I would like to share with you all. It is something I think all of us in the federal ecosystem have needed for quite a while. It is a great, easy to understand visualization of where each of the pending cloud service providers for FedRAMP are in their certification […]