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IBM Releases Rapid Supplier Connect to Reduce Supply Chain Shortages During COVID-19; Phyllis McCready Quoted

IBM has  announced IBM Rapid Supplier Connect, a blockchain-based network designed to help government agencies and healthcare organizations identify new, non-traditional suppliers who have pivoted to address the shortage of equipment, devices and supplies needed for COVID-19 relief efforts, the company reported on Monday

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Everbridge Enables Remote Voting for Vermont State Legislature to adhere to COVID-19 Social Distancing Guidelines; Tim Ashe, Brian Toolan Quoted

Everbridge has announced that the Vermont State Legislature has deployed Everbridge Suite platform to facilitate remote voting by state lawmakers to ensure legislators, reporters and Statehouse staff safety during the COVID-19 pandemic, the company reported on Monday

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SNC-Lavalin PAE Partner Under Federal Mandate to Provide Support Services for Canadian Government; John Heller, Ian Edwards, Robert Spencer Quoted

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PAE was selected under a federal mandate to advance a range of services in support of the Canadian government, including design expertise and delivery of up to ten 100-bed mobile health units, under the SNC-Lavalin PAE Inc. joint venture, the company reported on Monday

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PSC Releases Letter to Request Additional COVID-19 Funds to Assist With Implications of the Virus; Alan Chvotkin Quoted

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The Professional Services Council (PSC) has sent a letter, signed by 35 firms, to the Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, House Foreign Affairs Committee, Senate/House Foreign Operations Appropriations Subcommittees and other key Congressional committees and individual members, the council announced on Thursday. 

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L3Harris Allocates $100M in Accelerated Payments to Support Small Business Suppliers Through COVID-19 Challenges; William Brown, Evan Cramer Quoted

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L3Harris Technologies announced that it will contribute more than $100 million in payments to small business suppliers nationwide to support the companies that play a critical role in sustaining regional economies and ensure the nation’s security, the company reported on Friday.

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AWS Launches General Availability of Amazon Keyspaces to Manage Cassandra Workloads; Shawn Bice, Edward Lewis Quoted

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Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced the general availability of Amazon Keyspaces, a scalable, highly available, and fully managed database service for Cassandra workloads, the company reported on Thursday

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Battelle Completes Medical Study, Reporting Sense of Touch Can Be Returned After Spinal Cord Injury; Patrick Ganzer, Ian Burkhart, Keith Tansey Quoted

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Battelle has announced that its team of scientists, doctors and researchers in collaboration with The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center has reported that a person with a clinically complete spinal cord injury (SCI) can use a brain-computer interface (BCI) to simultaneously reanimate motor function and sense of touch by using residual touch signaling from the subject’s hand, the company released on Friday

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Sabre Systems Secures $77.7M IDIQ Contract from NAVIAR to Accelerate Technologies, Cyber Support Management; Glen Ives Quoted

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Sabre Systems has been awarded a five-year, $77.7 million indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract by the NAVAIR Digital Department to provide technology acceleration and integration, information technology, information management and cyber security support services, the company announced on Thursday. 

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