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KEYW Lands Spot on $245M Naval Research Lab IT Support Contract

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The U.S. Navy has added KEYW Corp. (Nasdaq: KEYW) as an awardee on a potential $245 million contract for engineering and technical support to the information technology division within the Naval Research Laboratory. KEYW will join the eight contractors initially awarded spots on the five-year, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity vehicle earlier this week, the Defense Department said Wednesday. …

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FedData Buys Intelligent Decisions’ Intelligence Businesses

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Federal Data Systems has purchased two Maryland-based counterintelligence and intelligence business units from public sector services contractor Intelligent Decisions for an undisclosed sum in an effort to expand threat insider and critical infrastructure support services for commercial and government organizations. “This acquisition launches our platform of companies and extends FedData’s reach into the …

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Bert Ravelo, Wells Barlow Join AITC Executive Mgmt Team; Gabriel Ruiz Comments

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Advanced IT Concepts has enlisted Bert Ravelo and Wells Barlow to join its executive management team in support of the company’s expansion efforts. Ravelo has been appointed as chief operations officer while Barlow will serve as a senior program manager for the company, AITC said April 27. Gabriel Ruiz, AITC president and CEO, …

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Bernie Guerry: General Dynamics Awarded $184M to Support US Army’s Mission IT Systems in Europe

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General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has been awarded a potential five-year, $184 million contract from the General Services Administration to perform information technology services for the U.S. Army Europe’s mission command networks and systems. The company said Thursday its General Dynamics One Source organization will work to manage IT, engineer systems, protect data, provide …

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ALATEC Eyes IT Services Expansion Through USi Purchase, Changes Name to Ignite

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ALATEC has purchased Huntsville, Alabama-based information technology services provider USi for an undisclosed sum in an effort to expand its IT offerings for federal government and commercial clients. ALATEC, a service-disabled, veteran-owned small business in Huntsville, has also changed its name to Ignite as part of its corporate rebranding efforts, …

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Merlin Hires Ted Diacoumis as VP of Federal Civilian Programs; David Phelps Comments

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Ted Diacoumis, formerly vice president of application services at AECOM (NYSE: ACM), has joined information technology provider Merlin International as its new vice president of federal civilian programs. Diacoumis brings more than 20 years of experience in commercial and government contracting, with emphasis on IT, software development and systems engineering, Merlin said …

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Army Taps 8 Firms for $675M Enterprise Software Support Contract Modification

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The U.S. Army has awarded a potential $675 million contract modification to eight companies to continue to provide information technology systems in support of the service branch’s enterprise software. The Army Contracting Command will obligate funds and work location upon award of each task order and expects contract work to …

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CenturyLink Eyes IT Security Services Growth Through netAura Purchase; Girish Varma Comments

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CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has bought Herndon, Virginia-based managed security firm neAura for an undisclosed sum in a push to help organizations to secure their information technology systems. “This acquisition helps us continue to deliver comprehensive security architectures to existing and future customers,” Girish Varma, president of CenturyLink’s global IT services and new …

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ViON Subsidiary Ascolta Names Brad Cox Chief Data Scientist, Clint Green CTO

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Ascolta, a subsidiary of ViON, has appointed Brad Cox as chief data scientist and Clint Green as chief technology officer. Cox will be responsible for the design and execution of detection tools intended for network intrusions in his role at the Herndon, Virginia-based analytics firm, Ascolta said Thursday. Prior to …

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Tetra Tech Purchases IT Services Contractor Indus in Data Analytics Market Push

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Pasadena, California-based engineering services contractor Tetra Tech (NASDAQ: TTEK) has purchased information technology services contractor Indus Corp. for an undisclosed sum in a push to expand footprints in markets such as data analytics and geospatial analysis. Vienna, Virginia-headquartered Indus has become a part of Tetra Tech’s water, environment and infrastructure business …

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