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$150M Library of Congress Cloud Services IDIQ Protested

Only days after the solicitation was due, a protest has been filed related to this IDIQ contract program intended to fulfill requirements throughout the enterprise, specifically related to Cloud Services to include Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud and to provide the full range of Cloud computing, storage, software and services covering the spectrum of the Library’s Information Technology needs. The post $150M Library of Congress Cloud Services IDIQ Protested appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Press Release: NewWave Announces First Successful Federal Government Deployment of Databricks in Microsoft Azure...

“NewWave today announces the first-ever use of Databricks’ Unified Analytics Platform in the Azure for Government cloud (MAG) anywhere the federal government. NewWave has provided this unique capability as part of the re-envisioning of the technical infrastructure at CMMI.” “NewWave was tasked with building a unique, leading-edge data management capability for CMMI in the Center’s […] The post Press Release: NewWave Announces First Successful Federal Government Deployment of Databricks in Microsoft Azure for CMS CMMI appeared first on FedHealthIT.

FBI OCIO RFP: Governance Risk and Compliance Tool

Solicitation: DJF-20-4750-PR-0002601 “The Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) Enterprise Information Security Section (EISS) is the lead entity responsible for oversight of IT security within the FBI. Their specific mission is designed to manage multiple special projects that enable the design, implementation, and monitoring of IT security for the FBI. EISS leads the agency’s […] The post FBI OCIO RFP: Governance Risk and Compliance Tool appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

MeriTalk: CFPB Seeking Cloud to Revamp its Travel System

“The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) wants an end-to-end processing, cloud-based solution to improve booking, approving, and reimbursing travel expenses and create a centralized platform for all agency travel, per a May 29 request for information (RFI).” “In the RFI, CFPB calls itself a ‘cloud-oriented agency’ with a myriad of web-based and cloud solutions. As the agency undergoes a cloud […] The post MeriTalk: CFPB Seeking Cloud to Revamp its Travel System appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Nutanix seeking Vice President of Federal Sales

This solution provider, whose enterprise cloud platform leverages web-scale engineering and consumer-grade design to natively converge compute, virtualization and storage into a resilient, software-defined solution with rich machine intelligence, is seeking a lead to be responsible for the growth strategy and management of its Federal team. The post Nutanix seeking Vice President of Federal Sales appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

GAO: US has saved $429B by cutting waste — and there’s more to go...

“The government could save billions of dollars by operating more efficiently in a wide range of areas, according to a new report from the Government Accountability Office.” “Wasting taxpayer funds is always an issue, but it may be an even more pressing concern now that the U.S. has embarked on a massive, multi-trillion-dollar effort to keep the economy afloat during […] The post GAO: US has saved $429B by cutting waste — and there’s more to go for agencies in areas such as cloud computing and data centers appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

NOAA taps veteran IT Architect to serve as Cloud Technical Director

Manan Dalal, a multi-cloud architect with nearly two decades of experience in management, software development, cloud architecture and IT strategy, has taken on a new challenge as Cloud Technical Director/Technology Architect with the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration. In his role as Cloud Technical Director, Manan will lead a team of cloud practitioners to pilot and develop cost-effective, cloud-agnostic solutions. […] The post NOAA taps veteran IT Architect to serve as Cloud Technical Director appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

DHS TSA awards human capital systems O&M support follow-on contract as vendor awaits ATO

Solicitation: JA-2020-01-0448 “This Justification and Approval sets forth the Agency’s rationale to award a sole source contract to Leidos Incorporated to continue to staff, operate, manage and maintain human capital systems. A commercial contract will be awarded to incumbent contractor Leidos Incorporated, located at 2650 Park Tower Drive, Vienna, Virginia 22180-7300. This is a new contract for continued human capital […] The post DHS TSA awards human capital systems O&M support follow-on contract as vendor awaits ATO appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

US House of Representatives recruits Carlyle Group IT leader Alan Thompson to serve as...

Alan Thompson, a technology management leader with a broad technical background leading high-performing teams, 24×7 operations, solutions architecture, and large capital projects, will take his expertise executing enterprise IT projects to his new position as Deputy Chief Information Officer with the US House of Representatives. Prior roles include: Principal, Head of Global Infrastructure Services – Carlyle Group Director, IT Infrastructure […] The post US House of Representatives recruits Carlyle Group IT leader Alan Thompson to serve as Deputy CIO appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

CMS MIDS and RMADA Prime adds Data Modeling and Analysis contract win

After closing 2019 with a string of wins at CMS, this CMS MIDS and RMADA Prime, who specializes in providing impartial data-driven analysis to Government agencies to help inform health care and social policy, kicks off 2020 by beating out two other bidders to be awarded a new 5-year contract to support the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.The post CMS MIDS and RMADA Prime adds Data Modeling and Analysis contract win appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

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