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Microsoft Further Developing CMMC Acceleration Program for DoD Suppliers

Microsoft CMMC Acceleration Program

Summit 7 Systems, a national leader for Cybersecurity and Compliance Solutions for the Aerospace and Defense industry, has helped Microsoft to build out a knowledge base for DIB companies in support of Microsoft’s  CMMC Acceleration Program. “Microsoft has and continues to be out in front with reference documentation for meeting CMMC and DFARS requirements,,” said Scott Edwards, president of Summit 7.

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Unisys Launches ClearPath MCP Software for Microsoft Azure; Vishal Gupta, Bob Ellsworth Quoted

Vishal Gupta

Unisys Corporation has launched ClearPath MCP Software Series for Microsoft Azure in the public cloud, leveraging Unisys CloudForte hybrid and multi-cloud services, as well as the Unisys Stealth cybersecurity solution, in transitioning to Microsoft Azure. Unisys’ secure enterprise-computing environment will provide new ways for clients to transition their IT infrastructure to the cloud and preserve their software investments

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CyberSheath Services Leverage Microsoft Offerings to Launch CMMC Managed Services for Defense Contractors

Mandana Javaheri

CyberSheath Services International has launched its Managed Services for the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) to ensure compliance with the new cybersecurity standards for commercial contractors for the federal government. The company will leverage  Microsoft-focused technology stack to support CMMC policy changes and new implementation requirements. The company will integrate Azure Government Blueprints.

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Aaron Weis: Navy to Implement Microsoft-Built Enterprise Collaboration Platform in 2021

Aaron Weis

Aaron Weis, chief information officer of the U.S. Navy and a 2020 Wash100 Award winner, said the service is transitioning away from a Microsoft-built collaboration tool temporarily deployed for telework operations, C4ISRnet reported Wednesday. Office 365, which includes document-sharing and telephony tools, is expected to replace the CVR platform currently supporting around 200,000 DoD users.

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Accenture Partners with Equinor to Migrate SAP Software to Microsoft Azure; Gunnar Presthus Quoted

Accenture

Accenture has partnered with Equinor, an international energy company, to migrate Equinor’s SAP software environment to Microsoft Azure public cloud. Accenture will support Equinor’s business objectives to optimize IT costs and increase cost transparency. 

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Accenture Partners with Microsoft to Advance Halliburton’s Digital Capabilities; Julie Sweet Quoted

Julie Sweet

Accenture has partnered with Microsoft under a five-year strategic agreement with Halliburton to advance Halliburton’s digital capabilities in Microsoft Azure, Accenture reported on Friday. The companies expect to complete the staged migration by 2022.

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Microsoft Launches New Technology Initiative to Support Economic Recovery; Satya Nadella, Brad Smith Quoted

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Microsoft Corp. has launched its global skills initiative to add more digital skills to 25 million people worldwide by the end of the year  in response to the global economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the company announced on Tuesday.

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Microsoft Announces Expiration of Exchange Offers

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Microsoft Corp. has announced the expiration of its offers to exchange the ten series of notes for a new series of Microsoft's 2.525 percent Notes due June 1, 2050 and a cash payment, as applicable, and exchange the four series of notes for a new series of Microsoft's 2.675 percent Notes due June 1, 2060 and a cash payment, as applicable.

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Microsoft, Accenture Partner to Provide Support to Enterprises, Building Scalable Business Models; Jean-Philippe Courtois, Paul Daugherty Quoted

Microsoft has partnered with Accenture to support entrepreneurs and start-up businesses that focus on social responsibility to help support technologies for social enterprises and build scalable business models, Microsoft announced on Wednesday

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