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IDC Report Names Unisys Among Federal System Integrator Leaders; PV Puvvada Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 12, 2016 — An IDC MarketScape vendor assessment report has recognized Unisys‘ (NYSE: UIS) security and cloud offerings and ranked the company as a “leader” among systems integrators for the federal government, GovCon Executive reported Friday. IDC stated that Unisys supports federal clients through specific government domain practices and cost management strategies, …

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Lockheed Martin Opens Defense, Security Programs to Polish Industry


TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 9, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa, a state-owned defense consortium in Poland, have signed a letter of intent for PGZ member companies to take part in Lockheed’s defense and security programs, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The agreement works to boost the involvement of PGZ …

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Parsons Names Vice Chairman Tom Roell to Interim Federal Leadership Post

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Thomas “Tom” Roell, vice chairman and chief risk adviser at Parsons Corp., has been appointed interim president of the Pasadena, California-based engineering and construction services contractor’s federal business unit and will maintain his other current roles for the company. Parsons said Wednesday Roell will continue to be based at the company’s …

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DHS Selects Chenega Infinity for Potential $117M Law Enforcement Training Center Security Services Contract


The Department of Homeland Security has awarded a potential eight-year, $117 million contract to Chantilly, Virginia-based contractor Chenega Infinity for security services at four DHS-operated law enforcement training centers in the U.S. DHS announced the award in a Wednesday FedBizOpps notice and said the company will be responsible for round-the-clock security enforcement and …

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Apollo Group, Constellis Executives to Buy Out Security Services Contractor


A group of investors including New York City-based Apollo Global Management (NYSE: APO) along with executive team members at Constellis Group have agreed to undertake a buyout of the global security services contractor for an undisclosed sum. Constellis Group said Friday it expects the transaction to close by the end of September and the …

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General Dynamics Awarded Potential $149M DARPA Classified Network Services Contract


General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has been awarded a potential five-year, $149 million contract for systems development and threat detection services to the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency as DARPA aims to achieve early detection of suspicious activity on its network. The company said Tuesday its mission systems business unit will offer …

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Chenega Lands $146M Contract for NASA Kennedy Center Security Services

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A Chenega Corp. subsidiary has been awarded a potential five-year, $146.3 million contract to provide security, emergency management and protective services to NASA‘s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Chenega Infinity will help NASA manage physical security systems, access procedures, 911 dispatch activities and firefighting, aircraft rescue and life support operations at KSC, the space …

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Dell, FBI Vet John McClurg Joins Cylance in Security & Trust VP Post; Stuart McClure Comments


John McClurg, former vice president and chief security officer at Dell’s global security unit and an FBI veteran, has joined cyber services provider Cylance as a VP in the office of security and trust. Cylance said Friday McClurg will collaborate with newly-appointed Chief Security and Trust Officer Malcolm Harkins to develop security …

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Lookout Names Former DISA Chief Ronnie Hawkins to Federal Advisory Board

Ronnie Hawkins

Ronnie Hawkins, a retired U.S. Air Force lieutenant general and former director of the Defense Information Systems Agency, has joined the federal advisory board of San Francisco-based mobile security provider Lookout. Hawkins will work with the Lookout executive team to inform public sector customers about potential security risks from authorized and unauthorized …

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Parsons Eyes 7 Research Areas for NRL Contract Work; Mary Ann Hopkins Comments

Mary Ann Hopkins

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 2, 2016 — Parsons will work to deliver research and development as well as engineering services to the Naval Research Laboratory under a previously awarded $245 million multi-award U.S. Navy contract, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the contract covers support to NRL’s information technology division …

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