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NSF Awards Dell Federal Services Unit $88M IT Services BPA; George Newstrom Comments


The National Science Foundation has awarded a five-year, $88 million blanket purchase agreement to Dell Technologies‘ federal government services business segment for information technology delivery and help desk services. Dell said Monday it will support 1,850 on-site and remote users and also provide first-call resolution services for an estimated 250,000 customers worldwide to …

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Leidos Takes Over NSF Antarctic Program Work From Former Lockheed IS&GS


TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 24, 2016 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will assume responsibility for the work previously held by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) under the National Science Foundation’s U.S. Antarctic Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. NSF said Monday the transfer is part of Leidos’ merger with Lockheed’s information systems and global …

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Battelle, NSF Partner to Build National Ecological Observatory Network Platform


TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 12, 2016 — Battelle will work to produce a technology platform for the National Science Foundation’s National Ecological Observatory Network that will support scientific and data-gathering activities at 81 NEON field sites, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. “This program aligns well with Battelle’s mission of translating scientific discovery and technology advances into …

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Accenture Moving NSF Financials To Cloud Computing; Ed Meehan Comments


Accenture Federal Services has won a five-year, $24.4 million contract to transition the U.S. National Science Foundation’s financial accounting system to a cloud computing environment. The company plans to host the agency’s 25-year old system in a shared service environment and use commercial-off-the-shelf software for the project, Accenture said Thursday. …

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ICF to Acquire Web Development Firm Ironworks for $100M Cash

ICF International (NASDAQ: ICFI) has signed a definitive agreement to purchase interactive web development firm Ironworks Consulting LLC for $100 million cash, ICF announced Monday. ICF said it expects the deal to increase its earnings per share in 2012 and include a tax benefit that carries a net present value of approximately …

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Raytheon Books $157 Million to Continue Antarctic Research Support

Raytheon’s (NYSE: RTN) Technical Services Company booked an extension to cover another 12 months of work with the National Science Foundation’s U.S. Antarctic Program. The extension is valued at $157 million. RTSC’s Raytheon Polar Services Company has supported logistics, operations, and maintenance for research programs at three U.S. stations and …

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Dr. Sharon L. Hays joins CSC as VP, Office of Science and Engineering

CSC (NYSE: CSC) today announced that Dr. Sharon L. Hays has joined the company as vice president of the Office of Science and Engineering for its North American Public Sector (NPS) line of business. Dr. Hays will coordinate science and engineering activities across NPS and help develop new growth opportunities …

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