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Weekly Roundup January 16 – January 20 2017: Trump Transition Is Here, New Wash100 Next Week & more

Weekly Roundup January 16 – January 20 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson All eyes were on Washington today as Donald Trump took the oath of office on Capitol Hill to become the 45th President of the United States and officially …

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Army Taps Leidos for Data, Equipment Support on Simulation, Training Systems

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 20, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has secured a one-year, $22 million delivery order to supply terrain data and battlefield equipment to help construct training environments for U.S. Army simulation systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The delivery order was awarded under the military service’s Synthetic Environment Core Common Virtual Environment Management indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the company …

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IBM Secures $62M Army Private Cloud Platform Dev’t Task Order; Sam Gordy Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 20, 2017 — The U.S. Army has awarded IBM (NYSE: IBM) a potential five-year, $62 million task order to create and manage an on-premise private cloud platform as part of the military service’s Army Private Cloud Enterprise program, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. IBM said Wednesday the task order also …

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OST Wins $248M Army Systems Engineering, Technical Support Contract

Optimal Solutions and Technologies has won a potential $248 million firm-fixed-price contract from the U.S. Army for systems engineering and technical assistance support services. The Defense Department said Wednesday OST will provide the services to the Army’s program executive office for simulation, training and instrumentation as well as limited customers related to …

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Bluewater Defense Gets $119M Military Uniform Supply Contract Modification

The Defense Logistics Agency has awarded Bluewater Defense a potential $118.7 million modification to exercise a one-year option on a previously awarded contract for the supply of military uniforms. Bluewater Defense will deliver various uniforms to the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy and the Afghan military under the contract option, the Defense Department said …

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Harris to Supply Tactical Radio Spare Parts to Army, DLA Under $403M IDIQ

Harris (NYSE: HRS) has been awarded a potential five-year, $403.3 million contract to provide tactical radio system spare parts to the U.S. Army and the Defense Logistics Agency. The company will perform work under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract in New York through Jan. 5, 2022, the Defense Department said Friday. DLA will finance the procurement with Army and defense …

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Carahsoft to Support VMWare Product Licenses Procurement for Army

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 4, 2017 — The U.S. Army has awarded Carahsoft Technology a two-year, $23.9 million contract to help obtain VMware product licenses to support the management and virtualization of the former’s Warfighter Information Network-Tactical server infrastructure, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Carahsoft will help the Army obtain proprietary brand name, commercial off-the-shelf VMware vSphere Enterprise Plus …

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Leidos Wins $98M Army Field Artillery Tactical Data System Modernization Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 3, 2017 — The Defense Information Systems Agency has awarded Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) a potential five-year, $98.1 million contract for an updated field artillery tactical data system, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The system will work to address the mission needs of the U.S. Army’s program executive office …

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Former Vectrus SVP Charles Anderson Joins PAE as Technical Services Group President

Charles Anderson, formerly senior vice president of facility and logistics services at Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) and a retired U.S. Army major general, has been named president of PAE‘s technical services business. PAE said Monday that Anderson will oversee the more than 6,000-employee technical services unit and the organization’s portfolio of infrastructure and base operations, aviation, expeditionary logistics and …

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December 31 & 2016 Market Close: GovCon Index Lower, Ends at 16% YTD Gain

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index retreated Friday in the final trading session of 2016 to close a negative December but but a positive year on a boost to defense stocks in the post-election rally that has swept through U.S. markets. The GovCon Index closes 2016 with a year-to-date gain of 16.73 percent as the U.S. stock …

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