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Biff Lyons: Parsons to Work on Student Cyber Experience as Sponsor of Leadership Program

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 15, 2016 — Parsons is a sponsor of the pilot cohort of the Business-Higher Education Forum’s seven-week cyber leadership program for undergraduate interns, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday it will codevelop a cybersecurity-focused activity and provide networking opportunities for participants in the Future Cyber Leaders Program. “By …

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Fulcrum to Support SAIC in Cyber Operations Work With Cybercom; Jeff Handy Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 12, 2016 — Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has awarded Fulcrum a subcontract for technology and operations services in support of the former’s cyber operations contract with U.S. Cyber Command, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Fulcrum said June 13 it will provide cyber strategy planning, cyber operations intelligence support, Internet of Things …

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INSA Adds Northrop’s Michael King, Other Industry Leaders to Executive Committee

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 8, 2016 — Michael King, vice president for business development at Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) cyber and intelligence mission solutions business, has been appointed to the executive committee of the Intelligence and National Security Alliance, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. INSA said Wednesday the executive committee advises organization …

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Philip Jaurigue, Glen Ives, Dennis DePriest Take New Leadership Roles at Sabre

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Philip Jaurigue, Glen Ives and Dennis DePriest have taken on new roles at Warrington, Pennsylvania-based professional services company Sabre Systems Inc. in a restructuring move intended to step up operational outcomes for employees, customer and business partners. Sabre said Wednesday Jaurigue, president and CEO, will move into the new role as chairman …

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Symantec to Buy Web Security Firm Blue Coat for $4.65B; Dan Schulman Comments

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Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC) has agreed to purchase Sunnyvale, California-based security and network technology provider Blue Coat Inc. for approximately $4.65 billion cash in an effort to help protect government and enterprise customers from cybersecurity threats. Greg Clark, CEO of Blue Coat, will take the helm at Symantec as CEO as well as …

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Kevin Robinson: MTSI Eyes Expansion Across Several Business Lines

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 6, 2016 — Kevin Robinson, president and CEO of Modern Technology Solutions Inc., has said the company works to drive its growth strategy in the unmanned aircraft systems market through programs with government agencies and alliances with commercial partners, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. “We are selectively pursuing expansion in …

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Former Engility Finance Lead Michael Alber Joins KEYW as CFO & EVP

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KEYW (Nasdaq: KEYW) has appointed Michael Alber, formerly chief financial officer at Engility (NYSE: EGL), as CFO and executive vice president. Alber will bring over three decades’ worth of corporate finance, accounting and administrative experience with federal government contractors. Bill Weber, president and CEO of KEYW, said Alber’s financial operations experience in service- and …

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Air Force Picks Boeing, Northrop for GPS Satellite Digital Waveform Generator Support

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 19, 2016 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will provide digital signal generation technology to the U.S. Air Force under separate contracts in support of the Orbit Reprogrammable Digital Waveform Generator program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said Monday Boeing received a $16.2 million …

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Nick Khoubbieh Joins Ultra Electronics 3eTI as Cyber, Security Services VP, GM

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Nick Khoubbieh, a three-decade information technology veteran, has joined Ultra Electronics 3eTI as vice president and general manager for integrated cyber and security solutions. Khoubbieh will oversee the company’s solutions consulting practice, which works to build applications that respond to cyber threats, 3eTI said Thursday. “Our customers require highly advanced and …

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Ball Aerospace, SiCore Win Air Force Avionics Vulnerability Assessment Contracts

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Ball Aerospace & Technologies (NYSE: BLL) and SiCore Technologies have each won a $47.9 million contract to develop risk mitigation tools and techniques for the U.S. Air Force’s weapon systems. The goal is to identify vulnerabilities in the Air Force’s avionics and protect the systems from cyber attacks, the Defense Department …

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