Mac Curtis: The SI Org Eyes Adjacent Market Growth Through QinetiQ NA Services Group Buy

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MacMultiple Award Contract/ Multi Agency Contract. Curtis The SI Organization has moved to grow its footprint in fields such as cybersecurity and analytics by agreeing to purchase QinetiQ North America‘s services and solutions group. The SI expects to close the deal in the second quarter of calendar year 2014 after regulatory approvals have been completed, the company said Tuesday. Reuters reports the...

Rafael Borras, Former DHS Undersecretary, Takes Senior Adviser Role at AT Kearney

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Rafael Borras Rafael Borras, formerly undersecretary of management and acting deputy secretary at the Department of Homeland Security, has joined A.T. Kearney‘s consulting practice as a senior adviser. “His combination of public and private sector leadership experience will be particularly important as we help public sector organizations fulfill their missions with leading practices drawn...

Camber to Buy Avaya Government Solutions’ IT Consulting Arm; Pierre-Paul Allard, Walter Batson Comment

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Camber Corp. has moved to build up its lifecycle support services portfolio by agreeing to buy Avaya Government Solutions‘ information technology professional services consulting group for $100 million. The companies expect to close the deal within 90 days, pending regulatory approvals and other closing conditions, Avaya said Monday. Avaya will keep its portfolio of federal product sales and...

Jack Reagan Joins Grant Thornton Public Sector Audit Team; Srikant Sastry Comments

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Jack Reagan, a two-decade KPMG LLP veteran, has joined Grant Thornton‘s global public sector practice to help carry out financial management and audit services. The Virginia-based certified public accountant and government financial manager previously served as a partner at KPMG and at CliftonLarsonAllen LLP, Grant Thornton said Tuesday. Srikant Sastry, managing principal of Grant Thornton’s...

Gil Guarino Joins Tech Services Contractor Intuitive.IT as CEO

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Gil Guarino Gil Guarino, an executive vice president at CACI International (NYSE: CACI) for nine years until his retirement from the company in late 2012, has confirmed to GovCon Wire his appointment as CEO at Northern Virginia-based Intuitive.IT. Guarino told GovCon Wire he decided to return to the GovCon sector because he still had professional passion and energy and “enjoyed the professional...

Keith Seaman Joins VMware as Public Sector Healthcare Tech Chief; Lynn Martin Comments

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Keith Seaman, former assistant deputy chief information officer at the Department of Veterans Affairs, has joined VMware’s (NYSE: VMW) public sector team as chief technology executive for healthcare. The 28-year veteran will lead the company to promote the use of information technology programs in public health service delivery, VMware said Thursday. “We’re excited to welcome Keith to the...

Ken Grimsley Joins DLT as Enterprise Application Sales SVP; Brian Strosser Comments

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Ken Grimsley, formerly president of information technology services provider Affigent, has joined DLT Solutions as senior vice president of sales for the enterprise applications division. DLT appointed Grimsley as part of a strategy to grow the company’s public sector IT market partnership with Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) that encompasses technology and professional services to customers, DLT said...

Sally Sullivan Joins CSC as North American Public Sector Business Development VP

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Sally Sullivan Sally Sullivan, formerly an executive vice president at ManTech International (NASDAQ: MANT), has joined Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) as vice president of business development for the North American public sector, GovCon Wire has learned. She joins CSC in the same year that Larry Prior, a former ManTech president and chief operating officer, was appointed VP and general manager...

Curt Kolcun: Army to Purchase 50K Microsoft Office 365 Licenses

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Curt Kolcun, Microsoft The U.S. Army has awarded a blanket purchase agreement to Dell (NASDAQ: DELL) and Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) for 50,000 Office 365 licenses that will be available to all Defense Department components. Office 365 encompasses shared email and calendar tools, Office Web Apps, Microsoft Lync and collaboration tools such as SharePoint, Curt Kolcun, vice president of Microsoft’s...

IBM Launches Public Sector Cloud Innovation Center in DC; John Kelly Comments

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IBM (NYSE: IBM) has opened a cloud computing center in Washington that will work to help federal agency and public sector customers adopt cloud environments. The Federal Cloud Innovation Center is built to house more than 500 on-site professionals and more than 37,000 cloud experts worldwide who will collaborate with agencies to develop open standards for enterprise-wide cloud computing, IBM said...

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