Information Systems Worldwide Corp. to Research Open Source Methods for Air Force

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Information Systems Worldwide Corp. has won a three-year, $9,780,495 contract to help the U.S. Air Force research ways to extract features from open source information available in platforms such as mobile devices and applications. The Air Force received 38 offers for the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract and will obligate $579,000 in fiscal year 2014 research and development funds at the time of award,...

TASC to Help NGA Screen, Procure GEOINT Apps

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The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has awarded TASC a potential four-year, $25 million contract to recommend and pre-screen potential applications for download on the agency’s GEOINT App Store. TASC will be responsible for helping the agency acquire a range of desktop, mobile and web programs as its applications operations service provider, NGA said Monday in a FedBizOpps award notice. NGA...

Peter Doolan Joins Salesforce.com as SVP for Global Enterprise Sales Engineering

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Peter Doolan, Salesforce.com Twenty-two-year Oracle veteran Peter Doolan has joined Salesforce.com as senior vice president of global enterprise sales engineering. Doolan previously served as group vice president and chief technology officer for Oracle’s public sector operations, where he led the design and construction of information management solutions and oversaw support of Oracle sales to...

Air Force Selects Six for Potential $960M Application Services IDIQ

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The U.S. Air Force has awarded six companies positions on a potential seven-year, $960 million contract covering application services for the branch’s enterprise environments. Twenty-one offers were submitted to the Air Force for the Network-Centric Solutions-2 Application Services contract via the FedBizOpps website, the Defense Department said July 29. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity...

Accenture to Help SEC Update Oracle IT Applications; Ed Meehan Comments

Ed Meehan Accenture Federal Services (NYSE: ACN) has won a position on a potential $64 million blanket purchase agreement contract to update Oracle-based (NASDAQ: ORCL) applications for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The SEC awarded the BPA as an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with one base year and four one year options,  Accenture said Monday. The agency seeks to...

Interior Dept Picks 10 for $10B Cloud IDIQ

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Ten companies have won positions on a potential 10-year $10 billion cloud computing services contract with the Interior Department, Federal Times reported Thursday. Nicole Johnson writes the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity includes three base years and seven option years through 2023. Contractors will compete to provide cloud storage, file transfer, database and Web hosting, development and...

iGov Wins $500M For Special Operations IT Net

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Reston, Va.-based systems integrator iGov Technologies has won a $500 million contract to provide a tactical information technology network to U.S. Special Operations Command. The company will acquire, produce, design, integrate and deliver the Tactical Local Area Network Family of Systems, the Defense Department said Monday. iGov says TACLAN is built for network-centric warfare and to interconnect...

Lockheed Helping AF Run Mission Planning Software

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Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a $49.6 million contract to help the U.S. Air Force sustain and maintain software applications for mission planning and analysis. The Defense Department said the Air Force received two offers for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract through an open competition. Under the IDIQ, the company will help run software for global strike and product support...

AF Hands Down $250M C2 Applications, Info Services IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded seven companies positions on a potential $249 million contract for command and control applications and information services, the Defense Department said Thursday. Air, space and cyberspace domains are included in the multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. Winners include: BAE Systems Charles River Analytics Intelligent Software Solutions Lockheed...

Navy Hands Down $900M Intel Applications, Hardware IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded contracts potentially worth $899,560,000 to several companies for applications and hardware in intelligence, battlespace awareness and information operations. According to a Defense Department notice, work under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract also includes development, integration and testing. Awardees include: Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) CACI International...