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Inmarsat Extends Global Xpress Coverage to Americas, Atlantic Govt Users

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 5, 2015 — Inmarsat has expanded the coverage of the Global Xpress satellite communications network to serve the public sector in the Americas and the Atlantic Ocean region, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Satnews reported Tuesday the new coverage adds to Global Xpress’ public-sector satellite services in Asia, Africa, Europe and the …

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CSC Sets Nov. 27 as NA Public Sector Spinoff Date, SRA Deal to Close Nov. 30

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Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) — one of 30 companies listed in Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has scheduled Nov. 27 as the date it expects to complete the spinoff of the company’s North American public sector business, CSC said Wednesday. The technology services company also has set Nov. 30 for the closure of …

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Paul Smith: Red Hat Hosts IT Event on Open Source Tools in Government

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 7, 2015 — Discussions at the upcoming 2015 Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) Government Symposium will focus on open source software and how it is utilized in agencies to build innovation, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. Red Hat said Oct. 1 Damon Edwards, co-founder at DTO Solutions, will provide the …

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Carahsoft’s Michael Shrader Points to Public Sector Demand for Analytics-Ready Data

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TYSONS CORNER, VA September 14, 2015 — Michael Shrader, Carahsoft vice president for intelligence and innovative solutions, has pointed to a growing need for analytics-ready data in the public sector, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. According to VSR, this is among the reasons that have set a demand for value-added resellers in subsectors such …

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Red Hat Cloud Architect Adam Clater Discusses PaaS as Fed Agility Tool

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TYSONS CORNER, VA September 2, 2015 — Red Hat’s (NYSE: RHT) Adam Clater said platform-as-a-service tools helps federal systems administrators deploy, update and maintain applications in the government workplace faster than ever before, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. “This efficiency serves agencies’ mandate to become more modernized, agile and flexible, and it provides …

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Calibre Buys IMC’s Health, Defense IT Consulting Businesses


Calibre Systems has bought Information Management Consultants‘ business groups that work with health and life sciences organizations as well as defense and government agencies to manage data systems. The companies did not disclose the terms of the deal and Calibre will integrate the acquired businesses into a single information management consulting division …

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HP’s Scott Gaydos Points to Shadow IT ‘Service-Delivery Benefits’

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TYSONS CORNER, VA August 25, 2015 — Scott Gaydos, chief technologist for the U.S. public sector business at Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ), has urged information technology officers in government to examine how shadow IT could be turned into something beneficial for their organization, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. He indicated in a guest piece …

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Maximus Meets 3Q Wall Street Earnings Estimate, Beats Revenue Forecast


Maximus (NYSE: MMS) has reported fiscal year 2015 third quarter earnings of 64 cents per share, a figure in line with Wall Street’s consensus projection. That figure includes costs related to the the Reston, Va.-based public sector health and human services contractor acquisitions of Acentia and Remploy, both of which …

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Exclusive: Chuck Prow to Join Investment Firm Sterling, Hold President Role at Portfolio Company CPS

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Chuck Prow, former global government business leader at IBM (NYSE: IBM), has joined Fairfax, Va.-based private equity firm Sterling Capital Group Partners as a principal and will serve as president at its CPS-Professional Services portfolio company, he has told GovCon Wire. Prow recently retired from IBM and he will officially start his new roles at Sterling and CPS in late …

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Duane Davenport Joins Upsite Technologies as Federal Sales, Special Programs Lead


Duane Davenport, formerly national account manager at Hitachi Data Systems, has joined Upsite Technologies as vice president of federal sales and special programs at the Albuquerque, New Mexico-based data center cooling technology developer. He will oversee the company’s efforts to grow energy management products and service offerings in the government …

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