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Parsons Receives $455M MDA Systems Engineering Support Contract

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Parsons has landed a $455.1 million contract to assist in the Missile Defense Agency’s weapons and missile systems engineering projects. The Defense Department said Thursday the company will help MDA track weapons systems, integrate system and subsystem hardware and software, assess and verify performance and inspect target and countermeasure aspects of …

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Philip Jaurigue, Glen Ives, Dennis DePriest Take New Leadership Roles at Sabre

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Philip Jaurigue, Glen Ives and Dennis DePriest have taken on new roles at Warrington, Pennsylvania-based professional services company Sabre Systems Inc. in a restructuring move intended to step up operational outcomes for employees, customer and business partners. Sabre said Wednesday Jaurigue, president and CEO, will move into the new role as chairman …

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Doug Davis: Intel to Buy Computer Vision Algorithms Provider Itseez

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Intel (Nasdaq: INTC) has agreed to purchase Itseez, a developer of computer vision, machine learning and pattern recognition algorithms. Doug Davis, senior vice president and general manager of the Internet of Things group at Intel, wrote in a blog post published Thursday that Itseez will join Intel’s IoT group to develop …

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Palantir Secures $222M SOCOM Contract for Software Licenses, Support Services

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Palantir Technologies has landed a $222 million firm-fixed-price contract from the U.S. Special Operations Command for the delivery of All Source Information Fusion software licenses and associated support services. The Defense Department said Wednesday Palantir will provide ASIF licenses to support SOCOM’s Special Operations Forces Acquisition, Technology and Logistics. SOCOM will …

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AWS Cloud Supports New Online App Store for Intelligence Community

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 29, 2016 — Amazon Web Services (Nasdaq: AMZN) has provided the private cloud infrastructure that hosts an online marketplace for the Intelligence Community to purchase software applications and developer tools, Executive Gov reported Thursday. Nextgov reported Wednesday that the IC Marketplace hosted on AWS’ C2S platform was launched last …

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EPA Exec, 18F Co-Founder Greg Godbout to Join cBrain International Team

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Greg Godbout, chief technology officer and U.S. digital services lead at the Environmental Protection Agency, will join cBrain’s international team effective May 1. Godbout will work to introduce updates to the F2 platform and help the Denmark-based software company expand into the U.S. market, cBrain said Tuesday. The cBrain F2 automation tool …

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Army Seeks Proposals for Software Programming Support IDIQ

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The U.S. Army Contracting Command has issued a request for proposals on a potential five-year, $20 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for software programming support services. The command said in a FedBizOpps notice published Thursday it plans to make up to four contract awards to provide technical analysis, hardware and software selection and database administration services …

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Air Force Taps Northrop, Raytheon for JSTARS Recap Risk Reduction Contracts

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Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) have secured contracts worth $130.3 million combined to help reduce radar risks for the U.S. Air Force‘s Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System Recapitalization program. The service branch awarded $70.3 million to Northrop’s systems business and $60 million to Raytheon’s space and airborne systems unit, the Defense …

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General Dynamics Awarded $75M CMS Medical Equipment Software Contract; Marcus Collier Comments

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General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) information technology business unit has been awarded a potential five-year, $75 million contract to supply and maintain software for a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services equipment management initiative. CMS will use the software to process claims submitted by suppliers for the Durable Medical Equipment program, General Dynamics said …

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Army Taps 17 Firms for $5B IT Enterprise Solutions Successor Contract

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The U.S. Army has awarded 17 companies positions on the potential five-year, $5 billion Information Technology Enterprise Solutions – 3 Hardware contract vehicle. The multiple-award contract covers commercial software, hardware and related enterprise-level, incidental support services for the service branch, Defense Department and other federal agencies, DoD said Monday. The …

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