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BC Partners, Medina Capital Seek to Add Analytics, Machine Learning Tools to Cyber JV Via Brainspace Purchase

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Private equity firms Medina Capital and BC Partners have agreed to buy Addison, Texas-based machine learning and analytics firm Brainspace for an undisclosed sum in an effort to establish a global cybersecurity joint venture. BC Partners and Medina Capital expect to complete the transaction in the first quarter of 2017, subject …

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Weekly Roundup October 24 – October 28, 2016: Sector Execs Offer Outlooks at 3Q Checkpoint & more

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October 24 – October 28, 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Outlooks of the government contracting market’s future trajectory and its ongoing dynamics dominated the attention of sector leaders and observers this week, during which GovCon Wire helped capture the larger …

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Lockheed Vet Erich Sanchack to Join CenturyLink as Federal Sales SVP

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Erich Sanchack, formerly vice president of competitive enhancements at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has been named senior VP of federal sales at CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) in a move that takes effect Nov. 1. CenturyLink said Tuesday he will succeed Tim Meehan, who will transition to a new role as VP of managed services sales and support at the Louisiana-based communications firm. …

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AFCEA DC Names 2016-2017 Executive Board, Board Members

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 27, 2016 — The Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association’s Washington chapter has named new members to its executive board for 2016 to 2017 as well as additional members to the board of directors, GovCon Executive reported Friday. AFCEA said July 14 it appointed the following executives: Dean Economou, CenturyLink …

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Weekly Roundup July 18 – July 22 2016: 2Q Earnings Season to Hit High Gear & more

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July 18 – July 22 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson    As is the custom of recent times, Lockheed Martin started a new earnings season for GovCon companies Tuesday with a boost to its full-year guidance and second quarter financial …

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CenturyLink to Develop, Manage Disaster Recovery Program for OCC; Tim Meehan Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 21, 2016 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has received a potential $29 million contract to help develop and manage a disaster recovery program for the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency‘s mission-critical systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday it will also assist in the program’s requirements for …

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CenturyLink Offers New Cybersecurity Services Under GSA Schedule Contract; Tim Meehan Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 5, 2016 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has added new cybersecurity services to its portfolio offerings under the General Services Administration‘s IT Schedule 70 contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Thursday the Enhanced Cybersecurity Services suite includes signature-based intrusion prevention, email filtering and domain name system protection …

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CenturyLink Adds GENBAND App Server to Networx Portfolio; Tim Meehan Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 13, 2016 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) will offer GENBAND‘s Experius application server to government customers via its position in the General Services Administration‘s Networx contract vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Experius works to support multimedia communications and integrate voice, video, instant messaging, conferencing, presence and other functions, CenturyLink said Thursday. …

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CenturyLink Joins DOE’s Better Buildings Challenge as Program Partner

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 2, 2016 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has entered into a partnership with the Energy Department to cut back the company’s energy consumption across its data centers in support of the Better Buildings Challenge, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday it will work to support efforts to reduce energy …

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CenturyLink to Bid on Global Network Services Contract Task Orders; Tim Meehan Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 14, 2016 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) will bid on task orders under the potential $4.3 billion Global Network Services contract awarded in December to provide wireless network transport services, GovCon Executive reported Friday. The company said Thursday it eyes task orders on virtual private networks, Wi-Fi, software-defined networking, cloud, …

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