CHANTILLY, Va., April 4, 2013 — NJVC, an information technology (IT) solutions provider headquartered in northern Virginia, is pleased to announce that Kevin L. Jackson, vice president (VP) and general manager (GM), cloud services, will speak on “Government Cloud Deployment: Lessons Learned” and participate in a panel discussion on “Insource vs. Outsource” at the Bahrain International e-Government Forum to take place on April 8 – 10 in Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain.

During the presentation Jackson will provide insight on:

  • Why cloud computing changes both the economic and operational IT model, and how cloud computing is not a new technology, but a new approach to the provisioning and consuming of IT
  • Why governments should consider cloud services brokerage to avoid vendor lock in when transitioning to the cloud
  • How U.S. national and regional governments have successfully used the cloud services brokerage model
  • Why cloud services brokerage is a natural, strategic extension for large and complex IT platforms

Event: “Government Cloud Deployment: Lessons Learned,” Bahrain International e-Government Forum

Date:  Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Time: 12:50 – 1:10 p.m.

Location:  Ritz Carlton Bahrain Resort and Spa

During this special event, Jackson will join other global experts in an informative exchange on the merits and pitfalls of this business option, and will provide his expertise from a specific cloud computing perspective.

Event: “Insource vs. Outsource,” Bahrain International e-Government Forum

Date: Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Time: 1:05 – 1:50 p.m.

Location:  Ritz Carlton Bahrain Resort and Spa


  • Zakareya Al-Khaja, director, policies and business process engineering, eGovernment Authority (moderator)
  • Maximiliano Firtman, mobile developer, trainer and authority
  • Kevin Jackson, VP and GM, cloud services, NJVC
  • Dr. Theresa Pardo, director, Center for Technology in Government, University of Albany, New York
  • Dr. Ruhiya Seward, research analyst, Bureau for Development Policy, UNDP Democratic Governance Group, New York


About NJVC

With a focus on information technology automation, NJVC specializes in supporting highly secure, complex IT enterprises in business- and mission-critical environments, particularly for the intelligence and defense communities. We offer a wide breadth of IT and strategic solutions to our customers, ranging from strategic consulting to managed flexible services in five business areas: Cloud Services, Cyber Security, Data Center Services, IT Services and Print Solutions. We partner with our customers to support their missions with security-cleared, dedicated and talented employees ready to deploy globally. To learn more, visit


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