PwC, General Dynamics, DSS, Medsphere Team to Compete for Defense EHR Contract; Scott McIntyre Comments

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PwC will lead a consortium comprised of General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology unit, as well as electronic health system vendors DSS and Medsphere to compete for a contract to build the U.S. Defense Department‘s future electronic health records system. PwC said Friday that the team will offer an open architecture EHR platform to the military for the Defense Healthcare...

General Dynamics to Update Air Force, Air Natl Guard Base Firewalls; Charlie Plummer Comments

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has won a potential two-year, $25.3 million task order to update firewall and automated security management systems at Air Force and Air National Guard bases. General Dynamics Information Technology won the order under the Network-Centric Solutions indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracting vehicle, the subsidiary said Tuesday. Charlie Plummer, vice...

Jo Decker Named General Dynamics IT Navy, Marine Corps Accounts VP

Jo Decker, a former acting Navy principal deputy assistant secretary, has joined General Dynamics Information Technology (NYSE: GD) as vice president of Navy and Marine Corps accounts. The 30-year naval management veteran will work to develop strategies for the business unit’s Navy and Marine Corps portfolio, General Dynamics said Monday. Decker most recently served as acting Navy principal...

General Dynamics to Develop IRS Cyber System; Marcus Collier Comments

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  Marcus Collier General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has won a $14.7 million contract to provide a cybersecurity system to the Internal Revenue Service for the agency’s tax and revenue data asset networks. The five-year contract calls on the company to develop and update the system with the goal of preventing network penetrations, malicious codes and data system intrusions, General Dynamics said...

General Dynamics IT Wins Contract from CMS Worth Potential $100M; Marcus Collier Comments

Marcus Collier General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business unit has won a task order from the U.S. Health and Human Services department’s Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, to support the medicare secondary payer program. According to General Dynamics, the task order which falls under the CMS enterprise system development contract, is valued at $100 million for...

SAIC, General Dynamics Win Potential $127M in Navy C4I IDIQs

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business unit and SAIC Inc. (NYSE: SAI) have won U.S. Navy contracts for work supporting command, control, communications, computers and intelligence efforts. In an announcement Tuesday, the Defense Department said: GDIT won a $39,879,448 contract potentially worth $68,088,406. SAIC won a $34,989,671 contract potentially worth $59,770,489 Both...

Air Force Awards $1.9B Design, Engineering IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded 26 companies prime positions on the potential $1.9 billion Design and Engineering Support Program contract. The seven-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract is for engineering and technical services. DESP III can also be used to develop prototypes and limited production runs. On Jan. 24, Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) announced it had won a prime position...

GDIT Added to $500M Navy Healthcare IDIQ; Marcus Collier Comments

Marcus Collier of GDIT General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business unit was awarded a position on the Omnibus III contract, which is potentially worth $497 million to all awardees, according to the company. The company said it will provide medical research support on the five-year multi-award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. General Dynamics said contractors...

Air Force Awards $168M Engineering Services Contract

The U.S. Air Force has awarded a group of 26 companies a contract with a first year worth nearly $168 million to provide engineering services, the Pentagon announced Tuesday. Awardees include: ARINC‘s engineering services subsidiary Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) DRS Technologies‘ C3 and aviation group General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business unit Lockheed Martin‘s...

Navy Awards C4I IDIQs to GDIT, CSC, Kratos, Serco

The U.S. Navy has awarded several indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts for work supporting command, control, communications, computers and intelligence (C4I) at the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific in San Diego, the Defense Department announced yesterday. Contract details include: Kratos Defense and Security Solutions‘ (NASDAQ: KTOS) technology and training solutions division...