Jan Marshall to Serve as Cubic VP, CIO; Bradley Feldmann Comments

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Jan Marshall, founder of the jlm Coaching and Consulting group, has joined Cubic (NASDAQ: CUB) as vice president and chief information officer. In her new role, Marshall will take charge of the team handling information technology solutions delivery, infrastructure, applications and processes, Cubic said Tuesday. “Her passion for transforming IT within a company to impact the business will...

Kelly Clark Joins MAXIMUS as CIO; Bruce Caswell Comments

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Kelly Clark, formerly senior vice president of data operations at Optum, has joined MAXIMUS (NYSE: MMS) as chief information officer. Clark will be responsible for MAXIMUS’ global technology strategy and work to technology efforts with the objectives of the firm’s business units worldwide, MAXIMUS said Thursday. “He will play an important role in leveraging core technologies and...

General Dynamics to Maintain African News Websites

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General Dynamics‘ information technology business unit has won a $6.9 million bridge contract with the U.S. Army‘s Africa Command to maintain two African news websites, FCW reported Tuesday. Adam Mazmanian writes General Dynamics IT will continue its work on translation, posting of comments, survey writing, Google Adwords maintenance and page modifications for Magharebia.com and Sabahionline.com. The U.S....

Unisys to Consolidate U.S. Army’s Service Desk Operations; Gene Zapfel Comments

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Unisys Corp. (NYSE: UIS) has won a five-year, nearly $93 million contract to consolidate the the U.S. Army‘s enterprise service desk for personnel. Through the integrated point of contact, the Army’s personnel will be able to obtain information technology services for its LandWarNet operation under the Defense Department‘s global networking program, Unisys said Friday. “This...

Lockheed to Update Australian Military’s Processing Services for $855M; Raydon Gates Comments

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Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Australian business arm has been awarded a potential $855.8 million contract to centralize the processing services of that country’s defense department. Peter Lawrence, the department’s chief information officer, said Wednesday that Australia has set goals for integrating “infrastructure and applications, improving the overall effectiveness...

Scott Svabek: DHA Wants Small Businesses Involved in $20B IDIQ

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The Defense Health Agency has started to conduct market research before it moves to finalize a 10-year, $20 billion indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract by March 2016, Federal News Radio reported Friday. Jared Serbu writes DHA officials plan to reorganize the Defense Department‘s healthcare activities through a strategic sourcing approach. Col. Scott Svabek, DHA’s acting...

Preferred Systems Solutions Buys Global Services & Solutions, Names Jim Ballard Federal Services President

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Jim Ballard Preferred Systems Solutions has acquired Global Services & Solutions Inc. for an undisclosed amount in a move to pursue business opportunities within the Defense Department. PSS also appointed Jim Ballard, formerly president of GSS, as president of its federal services group, the company said Thursday. “The acquisition of GSS strengthens our long-standing commitment to working with...

Andrew Bryden: SRA Int’l Introduces New Brand Identity

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Andrew Bryden SRA International has moved to clarify its identity and highlight the company’s effort to fulfill customer demands by introducing a new brand identity. Andrew Bryden, vice president of communications and public affairs at SRA, told GovCon Wire Friday that the company unveiled a new logo and tagline to capture its identity. “SRA has invested significant time and resources over the...

Diana Gowen Heads to Deep Water Point as Principal Consultant

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Diana Gowen Diana Gowen, formerly head of CenturyLink‘s (NYSE: CTL) public sector business, has joined business navigator firm Deep Water Point as that company seeks to expand its reach in the information technology and telecommunications spheres. The 30-year industry veteran will lead teams in support of both civilian and defense clients, Deep Water Point said Tuesday. John Johnson, former...

Potomac Officers Club Presents Army Enterprise IT Requirements Event

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The Potomac Officers Club is set to hold an Army information technology requirements event this Wednesday, July 30 at the Ritz Carlton Tysons Corner. Past POC events with government presenters include the “Thriving in the post-Sequestration GovCon era” event and “Big Data Analytics – Critical Support for the Agency Mission.” POC holds gatherings of GovCon executives between 12 and 15 times...