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ManTech Subcontracts Govplace for Support on CDM, CMaaS Programs

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 30, 2016 — ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has selected Govplace as a subcontractor on a program to provide cybersecurity and cloud services under the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation and Continuous Monitoring as a Service initiatives, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Govplace said Thursday the work is part of a $25 million task order …

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Former L-3 NSS Exec Bill Scott Joins STG as Cybersecurity VP; Phil Lacombe Comments

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Bill Scott, a former vice president at L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL), has been appointed VP of cybersecurity and secure information systems at Reston, Virginia-based government services contractor STG Group. Scott will work to manage STG’s resources, implement growth strategies and develop platforms designed to safeguard national security networks in collaboration with …

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Grant Thornton Reports Gov’t IT Executives Focus on IT Preparedness, Struggle in Recruitment

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 28, 2016 — Grant Thornton‘s public sector unit has found that government information technology leaders aim to address challenges in IT infrastructure, management and processes but struggle to recruit new IT professionals, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its two annual surveys show that federal and state IT executives …

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Assured Enterprises Names DoD, GovCon Vet Joe Kelly Federal Sector Operations VP

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Joe Kelly, a 25-year Defense Department and 15-year government contracting veteran, has joined cybersecurity services company Assured Enterprises as vice president of federal sector operations. Assured said Tuesday Kelly formerly served as acting chief information officer for the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board — an independent agency within the executive branch that works …

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Three Wire Systems Appoints Serena Bliss as Chief Information Security Officer

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Three Wire Systems has appointed Serena Bliss, formerly senior information assurance officer at Lockheed Martin subcontractor eSolution Architects, as the new chief information security officer at Three Wire. Bliss has more than 15 years of cybersecurity experience in areas such as application development, certification and accreditation, Three Wire said Wednesday. She previously managed eSA’ …

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Gigamon’s Dennis Reilly: Agencies Should Deploy Cyber Tools That Offer ’Pervasive’ Network Visibility

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Dennis Reilly, vice president of federal sales at network visibility platforms provider Gigamon (NYSE: GIMO), has said government agencies should adopt cybersecurity platforms that work to provide “pervasive visibility” into data across all networks in order to prevent data breaches. Reilly wrote that advanced persistent threat actors use a six-stage …

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CSRA’s Larry Prior: Cyber, Cloud Part of Federal IT Focus in Next US Administration

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2016 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) President and CEO Larry Prior has said the next U.S. president should include the modernization of the federal information technology infrastructure among the administration priorities, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Prior, an inductee into Executive Mosaic‘s Wash100 for 2016, told CRN in an interview published …

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FireEye’s Tony Cole: Agencies Should Make IT Systems Resilient to Cyber Attacks Through ‘Intelligence-Driven Security’

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Tony Cole, vice president and global government chief technology officer at FireEye (Nasdaq: FEYE), has said federal agencies should work to make their data infrastructures resilient to cyber attacks through the adoption of an “intelligence-driven security” strategy. Cole wrote that implementing an intelligence-driven security approach calls for agencies to deploy …

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SAP NS2 CEO Mark Testoni to Speak at Cambridge Cyber Summit on Oct. 5

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 9, 2016 — Mark Testoni, president and CEO of SAP National Security Services (NYSE: SAP), will be a speaker at the Cambridge Cyber Summit on Oct. 5 to discuss cyber measures, issues and trends with other private and public sector leaders in the field, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. The …

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Weekly Roundup September 6-September 9: SAIC Reports Quarterly Earnings, Congress Back In Session, and More

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September 6 – September 9 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson With summer official coming to a close and the nation celebrating Labor Day we see the government contracting community returning to their normal schedules. With the federal budget year …

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