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CSC Board Approves Plan for Separate Commercial-, US Public Sector-Focused Companies

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The board of directors at Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has approved a plan to divide the Falls Church, Va.-based technology and services contractor into two separate publicly-traded companies: one solely focused on the U.S. public sector, with another for commercial enterprises and non-U.S. government agencies. CSC said Tuesday it expects to complete the ...

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Deloitte Report Sees Public Sector CIOs Poised to Take Lead in IT Talent Mgmt, Integration

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TYSONS CORNER, VA April 29, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — GovCon Executive reported Tuesday on a new Deloitte report that predicts a more active role for federal chief information officers of the future when it comes to agency-wide integration and information technology management. Mark White, chief technology officer and principal ...

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Teresa Carlson: Amazon to Continue to Grow Public Sector Business

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TYSONS CORNER, VA April 28, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Friday on Amazon’s (Nasdaq: AMZN) cloud services division posting a 50 percent increase in first quarter revenue for the 2015 fiscal year compared to its Q1 2014 period. The Washington Post said Thursday the surge comes amidst Amazon Web Service’s increasingly active infrastructure ...

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CA Tech, SAIC Collaborate on Public IT Service Offering

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TYSONS CORNER, VA March 23, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Friday on CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) and Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) joining forces to provide information technology services for their customers in the public sector. Under the partnership agreement, SAIC will leverage CA’s Unified Infrastructure Management monitoring technology ...

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Chris Coleman: Lookingglass Acquires CloudShield to Further Threat Intell Strategy

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Lookingglass Cyber Solutions has closed its purchase of network security firm CloudShield in a bid to deliver a comprehensive threat defense platform in the commercial and government markets. Chris Coleman, CEO of Lookingglass, said Monday the company seeks to further leverage threat intelligence and introduce new strategies to help customers ...

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Michael Long: Arrow Electronics Targets Govt IT Market Growth Through immixGroup Purchase

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Arrow Electronics (NYSE: ARW) has agreed to buy McLean, Virginia-based government information technology services company immixGroup for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition is scheduled to close in the second quarter of 2015 and Arrow Electronics expects the transaction to be accretive on earnings by up to 14 cents per share ...

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Larry Prior Elected To Wash100 2015 for Leadership in Engineering, IT

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Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 2, 2015 – Larry Prior, general manager for the public sector business at Computer Sciences Corp., has been chosen to be one of this year’s Wash100 most influential leaders in GovCon for his leadership role in the engineering and information technology sector. The Wash100 is the ...

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Mercedes Westcott Chosen to Wash100 for Leadership in Data Integration, Storage

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Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA February 25, 2015 – Mercedes Westcott, vice president for the public sector business at Cloudera, has been named to this year’s Wash100 list of the most influential leaders in GovCon for her leadership role in the data integration and storage market. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and ...

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MarkLogic’s Kevin Shelly Named to Wash100 for Database, Storage Leadership

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Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA February 25, 2015 – Kevin Shelly, public sector vice president at MarkLogic, has been listed among this year’s Wash 100 most influential leaders in GovCon for his contributions to the database and storage sectors. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector leaders ...

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CSC Buys Autonomic Resources for Federal Cloud Market Push

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Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has acquired cloud computing infrastructure provider Autonomic Resources for an undisclosed sum in a push to expand cloud offerings in the federal and other government markets. The companies said Wednesday CSC seeks to shorten the time-to-market for cloud tools and services certified by the Defense Information Systems ...

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