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Deloitte, Cray Offer Cyber Reconnaissance and Analytics Service for Gov’t

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 21, 2016 — Deloitte has partnered with Cray to offer a cyber analytics service for government agencies that works to generate threat intelligence for the discovery, analysis and response to cyber threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The subscription-based Cyber Reconnaissance and Analytics service utilizes Cray’s Urika-GX analytics platform and …

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Mike Habte Joins Executive Mosaic as Account Executive

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, JULY 20, 2016 – Mike Habte has joined Executive Mosaic as an Account Executive. In this new position, Mike will be focusing on implementing sales plans to ensure the continued impact and effectiveness of Executive Mosaic’s relationship with industry executives. Furthermore, Mike will be responsible for developing …

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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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SWIFT Taps BAE Systems, Fox-IT for IT & Cyber Investigations Team

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2016 — BAE Systems has teamed with the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication and Fox-IT to form an information technology and cyber expert team to support global security investigations, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. SWIFT said Monday BAE and Fox-IT will work alongside the cooperative’s new customer security intelligence team to build …

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Mitre, University System of Maryland Award Seed Grants for Cybersecurity Research

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 11, 2016 — Mitre and the University System of Maryland have selected five U.S. academic professionals as recipients of $293,000 in seed grants to conduct studies on cybersecurity challenges, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the grants went to researchers from George Mason University, University of Maryland in Baltimore, University of …

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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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GSA Starts $50B Alliant 2 IT Vehicle Solicitations; Mary Davie Comments

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The General Services Administration has issued its formal requests for bids on two governmentwide information technology acquisition contracts with a combined total ceiling of $50 billion over 10 years. GSA said Monday it will accept industry proposals for the Alliant 2 and Alliant 2 Small Business contracts through Aug. 29. “The Alliant team …

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Raytheon to Hold Open House for Approx. 150 Cyber-Related Positions in Florida

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 21, 2016 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will hold an open house in Pensacola, Florida, as it seeks to fill in approximately 150 positions to support work under its $1 billion cyber support contract with the Department of Homeland Security, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Pulse reported Friday available …

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Microsoft’s Susie Adams: Feds Should Focus on Device Security as IoT, Mobility Grow

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 20, 2016 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) Federal CTO Susie Adams has said federal agencies should consider Internet of Things technology in efforts to secure devices within their networks, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. She told MeriTalk in an interview published June 13 that such an approach to cybersecurity focuses on …

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Cybercom’s Kevin McLaughlin: Human Capital Key to Partnerships With Industry

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U.S. Cyber Command‘s efforts to build greater partnerships with the private sector should include a human capital component to build up skill sets and experience in both the public and private sectors, Cybercom’s second-ranked officer told the Potomac Officers Club Wednesday. Air Force Lt. Gen. Kevin McLaughlin, Cybercom’s deputy leader since August …

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