Home / Tag Archives: IT

Tag Archives: IT

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

Grant-Thornton-logo

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 …

Read More »

Paul Anninos Joins Abt Associates as VP & Business Development Director for US Arm

paul_anninos

Paul Anninos, formerly REI Systems‘ vice president for business development and marketing, has joined Abt Associates as the new VP and director of business development for its U.S. operations. Anninos has more than three decades of experience in business and operational leadership for both the government and commercial sectors, Abt said Tuesday. “Paul’s proven …

Read More »

Serco’s North American Arm Lands Potential $115M Canada Forces Base Contract; Dan Allen Comments

Serco Logo_ExecutiveBiz

Serco Group‘s North American subsidiary will continue its site support services at a military base in Good Bay, Canada under a potential four-year, $115 million contract from the country’s public services and procurement agency. Serco Inc. said Monday it will extend its non-military operations and maintenance functions at the base that include warehouse operations, snow and ice …

Read More »

Booz Allen Wins Potential $268M Infrastructure Operations Task Order Under DIA E-SITE Vehicle

BoozAllenLogo

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has won a potential five-year, $268 million task order to provide infrastructure engineering and operations support services to the Defense Intelligence Agency and other U.S. intelligence organizations. Five offers were submitted to the Virginia Contracting Activity for the task order under DIA’s Enhanced Solutions for the Information Technology …

Read More »

InfoZen to Support DHS’ DevOps Integration Program Under $208M Deal; Raj Ananthanpillai Comments

software-engineering

Bethesda, Maryland-based information technology services provider InfoZen has secured a potential $208 million contract from the Department of Homeland Security to help DHS carry out its Support Platform Engineering and DevOps Integration program. InfoZen said Monday the DHS’ U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Office of IT program aims to increase the efficiency and security …

Read More »

DISA Restarts $17B Encore III IT Vehicle Solicitation

IT

The Defense Information Systems Agency has reissued its call for bids on a potential 10-year, $17.5 billion contract vehicle for products and services to support the Defense Department‘s information technology modernization efforts. DISA said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Friday interested vendors can submit new proposals for the Encore III contract through Sept. 30. Frank …

Read More »

HPE to Merge Non-Core Software Assets With Micro Focus in $8.8B Deal; Meg Whitman Comments

acquisition, merger

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) has announced plans to merge its non-core software assets with global enterprise software firm Micro Focus under an $8.8 billion deal that is expected to be tax-free to HPE. HPE said Wednesday both companies expect the combination of HPE’s big data, application delivery management, enterprise security, information technology operations …

Read More »

Dell Closes Merger With EMC, Unveils ‘Dell Technologies’ Brand

cloudIT

Dell and EMC have completed their $67 billion cash-and-stock merger to form enterprise information technology company Dell Technologies (NYSE: DVMT) that is forecast to generate $74 billion in annual revenue. Dell Technologies will run as a privately controlled IT firm and offer clients a portfolio of technology platforms in the areas of hybrid …

Read More »

Cameron Chehreh: Govt Legacy Software Structure Poses Biggest Challenge to IT Modernization Efforts

Cameron Chehreh

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 22, 2016 — Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer at Dell‘s federal business, has stated that the structure of legacy software for off-the-shelf government products poses the biggest challenge to the information technology modernization efforts of the government, Executive Gov reported Wednesday. Chereh said that virtualization technology, software-defined networking, virtualized data …

Read More »

Mark Gray: ASRC Federal Buys Vistronix in Intell Community Market Push

Mark Gray

Beltsville, Maryland-based government contractor ASRC Federal has acquired Vistronix Intelligence & Technology Solutions for an undisclosed sum in a push to diversify the former’s portfolio of government services. Arctic Slope Regional Corp., ASRC Federal’s parent company, announced the acquisition Wednesday and said Vistronix will operate as an ASRC Federal subsidiary. “This acquisition …

Read More »