Home / Tag Archives: public sector

Tag Archives: public sector

Fortinet Unveils New Federal Subsidiary, Names Board Members

Fortinet (Nasdaq: FTNT) has established a new federal subsidiary that will work to deliver cybersecurity platforms to the public sector and has appointed executives that will serve on the subsidiary’s board of directors. The company said Monday Mike McConnell, former director of the National Security Agency and head of national intelligence, will …

Read More »

NTT Data Names Shamlan Siddiqi CTO for Public Sector Group; Tim Conway Comments

Shamlan Siddiqi, formerly vice president for digital and cloud services at NTT Data (NYSE: NTT), has assumed the role of chief technology officer for the company’s public sector business. NTT Data said Thursday Siddiqi will oversee the public sector group’s technology, advisory and innovation programs with government agencies. “Shamlan brings a …

Read More »

Kay Kapoor Named President of AT&T’s Newly Formed Global Public Sector Business

Kay Kapoor, formerly head of federal business at AT&T (NYSE: T), has been named president of a newly created global public sector segment that consolidates the company’s government and education businesses. AT&T, which posted nearly $15 billion in public sector sales during 2016, offers communications and information technology platforms to government and education …

Read More »

Catherine Kuenzel Joins Microsoft as Public Sector Enterprise Services VP for Americas Region

Catherine Kuenzel, formerly executive vice president and general manager of the homeland security group at CSRA (NYSE: CSRA), has joined Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) as vice president of enterprise services for the company’s public sector business in the Americas, GovCon Wire has learned. Before she joined CSRA in 2015, Kuenzel was …

Read More »

Booz Allen Vet Kathleen Sifer Appointed to Lead Grant Thornton’s Federal Financial Regulatory Practice

Kathleen Sifer, a former principal at Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), has joined Grant Thornton as a managing director of the accounting and advisory services company’s federal financial regulatory practice. The more than three-decade public and private sector veteran will oversee the practice’s  business development and quality delivery efforts, Grant Thornton said Monday. “Kathleen …

Read More »

Future CSC-HPE Services Combination to Trade as ‘DXC Technology’

The company set to be formed by the merger of Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) and the enterprise services segment of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) will operate under the “DXC Technology” name upon the deal’s scheduled April 3 closure. CSC said Wednesday the future company will list on the New York …

Read More »

CSC, CSRA Amend Non-Compete Agreement in Public Sector Market

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has amended its non-competition pact with CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) ahead of an impending merger between CSC and Hewlett Packard Enterprise‘s (NYSE: HPE) enterprise services segment, CRN reported Monday. Michael Novinson writes the modified agreement will ease limits on CSC’s participation in the federal, state and local government markets …

Read More »

Harris to Sell Govt IT Services Business to Veritas Capital for $690M

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has agreed to sell its government information technology services business to private equity investment firm Veritas Capital for approximately $690 million in the military radio maker’s second major divestiture over less than one month as part of its larger portfolio reshaping effort. The deal comes approximately three weeks …

Read More »

Executive Mosaic Reveals 2017 Wash100 Inductees: GovCon Arena’s Most Influential Leaders & Voices

As we begin a new and exciting year in the GovCon marketplace, Executive Mosaic announced its selection for the 2017 Wash100. An award that recognizes leaders for outstanding performance throughout government and industry. Now in its fourth year, the Wash100 is a premier group of private and public sector executives that drive …

Read More »

LLR Partners Buys Automation & Cyber Hunting Unit ‘BluVector’ From Northrop

Philadelphia-based private equity firm LLR Partners has purchased an automated threat detection and cyber hunting technology business unit from Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) for an undisclosed sum to grow a commercial market footprint for machine learning-based tools. LLR said Monday it has committed $50 million in financing to support both the transaction and efforts to …

Read More »