Report: Larry Prior to Head CSC’s NA Public Sector Arm in Reorg

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Larry Prior According to the Washington Business Journal: Larry Prior, who joined Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) in May 2013 to run the defense and intelligence business, has been appointed to lead the company’s North American public sector business as part of a reorganization move. David Zolet Jill Aitoro reports that as part of the realignment, David Zolet will assume leadership...

October 22 Morning Report: GovCon Index Up at Market Close

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Gains all around reflected a GovCon Index close of 64.854 on Tuesday, up by 1.010 points or 1.533 percent from the previous day. Strong quarterly earnings from technology companies, coupled with the European Central Bank looking to buy corporate bonds as an option, boosted the Standard & Poor’s 500 by 1.96 percent and helped the Nasdaq index achieve gains of more than 2 percent, Sam Forgione...

Northrop, CSC Secure Navy Software Engineering, Support Contracts

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Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) and a division of Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) have won separate contracts worth a total of $65.2 billion to provide the U.S. Navy with service software support activity engineering and related services. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contracts cover SSA engineering for test systems software management and development and programs, including Common Data...

Diane Wilfong Named CSC VP, Controller, Lead Accountant; Paul Saleh Comments

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Diane Wilfong — former senior vice president, controller and chief accounting officer at Caesars Entertainment — has joined Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) to serve as VP, controller and principal accounting officer. CSC said Wednesday Wilfong will succeed Michael Sweeney as controller and report directly to Paul Saleh, executive VP and chief financial officer. “[Wilfong's] deep...

CSC to Support Defense Acquisition University Learning Asset Dev’t for $91M

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Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has won a potential $90.6 million contract from the Missile Defense Agency to provide learning asset development sustainment and support services for the Defense Acquisition University. The Defense Department posted Tuesday that the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract covers services in support of research, analysis, design, integration and maintenance of...

CSC Vet Sam Visner Joins ICF as Cybersecurity Business SVP, GM

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Sam Visner Sam Visner, a 35-year cybersecurity and intelligence veteran and a former Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) executive, has joined ICF International as senior vice president and general manager of the Fairfax, Virginia-based company’s cybersecurity business. “Sam is a recognized authority in cyber policy, programs and technology. Bringing Sam to ICF demonstrates our commitment...

Terrance Bilbo Named Chief Admin Officer at Grant Thornton; Mike McGuire Comments

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Terrance Bilbo Terrance Bilbo, formerly corporate vice president of finance operations at Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), has joined Grant Thornton as chief administrative officer and will be responsible for the firm’s IT, facilities and procurement activities. Grant Thornton said Tuesday that Bilbo holds at least 25 years of experience in business process re-engineering, services sourcing...

Dr. Robert Wah: CSC, HP, Allscripts Team to Pursue Military Health IT Contract

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Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) and Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX) have partnered to compete for the Defense Department‘s multi-billion dollar Healthcare Management System Modernization contract. The companies aim to provide an enterprise platform that will work to integrate DoD’s disparate military e-health records systems and to help connect service members...

Xerox Wins $500M to Manage Medicaid Claims for NY’s Capital

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Xerox Corp. (NYSE: XRX) has been awarded a $500 million contract to manage Albany’s Medicaid claims as the city moves to centralize its healthcare system, Times Union reported Wednesday. Rick Karlin writes the Norwalk, Conn.-based company will set up an office in the area where previous contractor Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) operated. It remains unclear whether Xerox would retain nearly 800...

CSC Hits 10% Operating Margin for FY 2014; Mike Lawrie Comments

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Mike Lawrie Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) generated $1.32 billion in operating income during its 2014 fiscal year and its operating margin also rose , Washington Business Journal reported Thursday. Jill Aitoro writes CSC’s operating income for the fourth quarter ended March 28 amounted to $359 million and free cash flow for the fiscal year increased from $288 million to $689 million. “We...