Edward Meagher Heads to Information Innovators Inc as COO; Steve Ikirt Comments

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Edward Meagher, formerly vice president of the healthcare group at SRA International, has taken a new role as chief operations officer at Information Innovators Inc. He will lead oversee Information Innovators’ defense, federal, healthcare and intelligence and geospatial businesses, the company said Thursday. Steve Ikirt, CEO of Information Innovators, said Meagher will leverage his background from...

Matt Marshall Appointed WBB CIO; Bill McMullen Comments

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Matt Marshall Matt Marshall, a 25-year information technology veteran and former director of information technology at Unisys , has joined WBB as vice president and chief information officer. Marshall first joined Blue Bell, PaPrivacy Act.-based Unisys in 1999 and held roles such as director of IT operations and director of applications and architecture, WBB said Friday. “His experience and...

SRA to Help GAO Run IT Setup for $148M

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SRA International has been awarded a potential $148 million contract to help the Government Accountability Office operate its information technology infrastructure. SRA will work with GAOGeneral Accounting Office’s office of information systems and technology services to maintain the agency’s IT applications and systems, the company said Thursday. The company will also aid GAOGeneral Accounting...

Walter Batson: Camber Eyes Federal Growth Through Buy of Avaya Gov’t IT Services Arm

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Camber Corp. has closed its acquisition of Avaya Government Solutions‘ information technology consulting services business. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed and the transaction gives Camber access to IT contract vehicles worth more than $70 billion combined, Camber said Monday. Avaya Government Solutions holds positions on Alliant, Eagle II and U.S. Postal Service enterprise IT...

Virginia Contracting Activity Kicks Off $6B Defense IT Contract Bids

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The Virginia Contracting Activity has started to accept bids on a potential five-year, $6 billion information technology services contract covering work for the the Defense Department and intelligence community. The solicitation issued Tuesday is for the Enhanced Solutions for the Information Technology Enterprise contract, which seeks large and small businesses to help the government develop, deploy...

David Leach, Howard Zach Promoted to VP Roles at CRGT

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David Leach and Howard Zach, both formerly senior managers at CRGT, have been promoted to vice president roles at the company as it seeks to expand its market reach. CRGT appointed Leach as VP of cyber and intelligence services with responsibility for intelligence community offerings and cybersecurity integration services for agencies, CRGT said Tuesday. He previously led Booz Allen Hamilton’s (NYSE:...

John Gully: SAIC Grows Army HR IT Services With $221M Task Order

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Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has won a potential three-year, $221 million task order to help the U.S. Army Human Resources Command run its information technology setup for personnel management. SAIC will work to maintain and develop programs, applications and databases used by the Army to manage human resources, as well as to integrate military systems, the company said Monday. John...

Marilyn Crouther: HP to Help Run DoD’s Manpower Data Center for $548M

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Marilyn Crouther HP Enterprise Services (NYSE: HPQ) will help operate the Defense Department‘s global technology infrastructure under a potential five-year, $548 million task order. The company will provide technology and integration services for the Defense Manpower Data Center to update and maintain its hardware and software systems, HP said Wednesday. Marilyn Crouther, senior vice president...

Deltek: Pentagon Puts IT at Center of Cost-Reduction Efforts

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The Defense Department is working to allocate its budget and focus on eight key information technology initiatives, the Washington Post reported Sunday. Deniece Peterson, director of research at Deltek, writes DoD wants the IT programs to reduce costs in an environment of changing regulations, budgets and workforces.. Peterson highlighted areas such as the Joint Information Environment, cloud computing,...

IBM to Invest $1.2B in Global Cloud Network; Erich Clementi Comments

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IBM Corp. (NYSE: IBM) plans to invest more than $1.2 billion in cloud centers worldwide in an effort to help customers manage big data and run information technology operations. IBM intends to open 15 new global data centers from SoftLayer and 12 from IBM and deploy cloud services from 40 centers worldwide in 2014, IBM said Friday. Erich Clementi, senior vice president of IBM global technology services,...

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