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EMC Buys Encryption Provider CloudLink; Chad Sakac Comments

Chad Sakac

EMC (NYSE: EMC) has bought security provider CloudLink for an undisclosed amount in a move to address data security requirements of clients, CRN reported Friday. Matt Brown writes Ottawa, Canada-based CloudLink will form part of EMC’s federation enterprise hybrid cloud and continue its membership in the Microsoft Azure ecosystem. Chad ...

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Tim Lamb Assumes Lead Role at Chenega’s New Startup

Tim Lamb

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 13, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Friday on Tim Lamb assuming the role of president at Chenega Infinity, a newly launched Chenega Corp. subsidiary that will focus on winning work in the federal security services. Lamb is a 10-year company veteran, and most recently ...

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InfoZen to Help DHS Operate, Maintain Transportation Vetting Programs; Raj Ananthanpillai Comments

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InfoZen will provide operational and technical services to support the Transportation Security Administration’s vetting programs for five years under a $212 million contract from the Department of Homeland Security. The company said the contract is designed to help TSA comply with Office of Intelligence and Analysis requirements, InfoZen said Tuesday. Raj Ananthanpillai, CEO of InfoZen, ...

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IBM GM Anne Altman Joins SPX Board of Directors

Anne Altman

TYSONS CORNER, VA March 24, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — GovCon Executive reported Monday on 35-year IBM (NYSE: IBM) veteran Anne Altman’s appointment to the board of directors of SPX, a manufacturing and industrial equipment supplier based in Charlotte, North Carolina. Altman, general manager of the U.S. federal and government industries business ...

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Zulfikar Ramzan Joins RSA as CTO; Amit Yoran Comments

Zulfikar Ramzan

Zulfikar Ramzan, formerly chief technology officer at Elastica, has joined EMC’s (NYSE: EMC) RSA security division as CTO. Ramzan will oversee the development of RSA’s technology strategy, with focus on providing customers with technologies to counter threats, RSA said Tuesday. Amit Yoran, president of RSA (a 2015 Wash100 recipient), said ...

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Tom Patterson Joins Unisys as Global Security Solutions VP; Peter Altabef Comments

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Tom Patterson, formerly general manager of the cybersecurity consulting business at Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), has joined Unisys (NYSE: UIS) as vice president for the security solutions business group. The more than 25-year industry veteran will oversee the organization’s strategic programs and efforts to build integrated security technologies for ...

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CAE Reports 11% Rise in Both 3Q Revenue, Profit

CAE

CAE (NYSE: CAE) has announced financial results for the third quarter of its 2015 fiscal year ended Dec. 31, 2014. The Montreal-based aerospace and defense contractor said total revenue for the quarter grew 10.9 percent from the prior year period to $489.8 million and profit rose 11.1 percent year-over-year to $46.3 ...

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Day & Zimmermann Takes Full Ownership of Security Firm SOC; Hal Yoh Comments

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Day & Zimmermann has acquired the remaining stake in security technology and infrastructure services company SOC for an undisclosed amount. Steve Selfridge, a 30-year public and private sector veteran, will lead SOC as president, D&Z said Tuesday. “We are committed to enhance and build upon SOC’s legacy as a loyal ...

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FBI Vet Scott Swann Joins Morpho’s US Arm Senior Innovation Director Role

Scott Swan

Scott Swann, formerly a special assistant to the FBI‘s executive assistant director of science and technology, has been appointed senior director of innovation at MorphoTrak‘s criminal justice and public safety segment. Morpho said Tuesday that Swann will be in charge of its U.S.-based subsidiary’s biometric and security customer portfolio. Swann is also a former executive officer ...

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Olivier Piou: Gemalto Closes SafeNet Acquisition for Enterprise, Cloud Security Strategy

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Amsterdam-based online security firm Gemalto has closed its estimated $890 million cash acquisition of Maryland-headquartered enterprise data protection technology maker SafeNet from Vector Capital. Gemalto said Wednesday it will add SafeNet into the payment and identity segment and the purchase is primarily of platforms and services. Olivier Piou, Gemalto CEO, said the ...

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