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AWS Issues Guidance on Agency Readiness for Trusted Internet Connection

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 9, 2016 — Amazon Web Services (Nasdaq: AMZN) has released guidance that seeks to help government agencies facilitate readiness for Trusted Internet Connection-ready cloud services to ensure compliance with the moderate security baseline of the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Chad Woolf …

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Securityhunter-Led Team to Help Protect SSA Facilities, Personnel Under $200M BPA


The Social Security Administration has awarded a spot on a five-year, $200 million blanket purchase agreement to an industry team led by Securityhunter for the implementation of physical security equipment at 1,500 agency facilities throughout the U.S. Securityhunter said Monday it will help install and maintain video surveillance, intrusion detection, duress alarm and …

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American Systems to Support GSA’s Transition Coordination Center; Peter Smith Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 3, 2016 — American Systems will provide transition planning and policy development support to the General Services Administration’s transition coordination center under a potential $34.3 million task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the task order works to support federal agencies’ move from multiple telecommunication and …

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Grant Thornton Accredited as FedRAMP 3rd-Party Assessment Org


TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 29, 2016 — Grant Thornton has received accreditation as a third-party assessment organization for the General Services Administration‘s Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation administered the 3PAO accreditation process, which enables Grant Thornton to help government …

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GSA Seeks Proposals for Phase II Consolidated FBI HQ Construction Project

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The General Services Administration has asked shortlisted contractors to submit proposals for the construction of a consolidated FBI headquarters building that will receive $1.4 billion in funds under President Barack Obama’s budget for fiscal year 2017. The FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project is part of GSA’s program to comply with the administration’s …

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Booz Allen to Standardize Army Tactical, Data Network for $159M; Bill Schuler Comments


Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has received a $159 million task order to standardize the U.S. Army‘s tactical and data network systems in an effort to help soldiers connect to the network. The company will work to integrate and streamline hardware, software, security and tactical network initialization tools for the …

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Carahsoft to Sell Aconex’s Cloud Platforms Via GSA Schedule Contract


TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 11, 2016 — Carahsoft Technology will sell Aconex’s cloud-based collaboration tools through a General Services Administration schedule contract to U.S. government agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Aconex said Thursday the partnership agreement works to market and sell the online software company’s collaboration platforms through the GSA Advantage! online shopping system. “With …

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CSRA to Support Army National Guard Enterprise IT Under $247M Alliant Task Order


CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) has received a potential five-year, $247 million task order contract to help run and secure a telecommunications and information technology infrastructure for the Army National Guard. The company said Tuesday it will continue to maintain the GuardNet mission command network currently in use by approximately 105,000 ARNG personnel and …

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Tim Meehan: CenturyLink to Mentor Veteran-Owned SB Pathway Partners

Tim Meehan

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 14, 2015 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) will serve as mentor to Pathway Partners on business development and contract management as part of the General Services Administration‘s mentor-protege program, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. CenturyLink said Thursday it will provide mentorship and training to Pathway Partners over three years and …

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Carahsoft to Offer Dataguise Tech to Public Sector; Michael Shrader Comments

Michael Shrader

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 11, 2015 — Carahsoft Technology will offer Dataguise‘s DgSecure data protection technology to government agencies via its General Services Administration schedule contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Dataguise said Tuesday DgSecure works to protect sensitive information at the data level amid threats arising from the increased adoption of cloud and big …

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