NCI Pens Air National Guard Deal

NCI (NASDAQ:NCIT) secured a $26.5 million task order through GSA Schedule 70 to direct the Consolidated IT/DBA Support for the Air National Guard. The task order has a six-month base term and four one-year option periods. “NCI recognizes the importance of this task order as part of a larger Air National Guard effort to meet its infrastructure mandates and advancing interoperability,”...

ICF Picks Up $40 Million DOT ID/IQ

ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI) won a multiple-award IDIndefinite Delivery/ Indirect Rate/ Identification/IQIndefinite Quantity contract from the U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Volpe National Transportation Systems Center to oversee tasks related to environmental architectural and engineering services support. The deal carries...

Northrop Grumman Inks $1.1 Billion DHS Follow-on

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) booked a follow-on task order worth a potential $1.1 billion from the GSA to oversee classified networks for the Department of Homeland Security. According to the firm, “the Enterprise Networked Services Support task order, which allows secure information sharing among federal government agencies and first responders nationwide, is a single award under the Alliant...

HP Enterprise Services Books $176 Million Healthcare Deal with Nevada

HP (NYSE: HPQ) Enterprise Services signed a five-year, $176 million services agreement with the Nevada Division of Health Care Financing and Policy. With the deal in place, HP will look to boost Medicaid operations, helping the state ready for healthcare reform. According to the firm, “the new agreement calls for HP to become Nevada’s Medicaid fiscal agent and to upgrade...

Financial Announcement from Intel

Intel’s (NASDAQ: INTC) board of directors approved a quarterly dividend on the firm’s common stock of 8.12 cents per share. According to the firm, “the dividend will be payable on June 1, 2011 to stockholders of record on May 7, 2011.”

Avaya Honored for Ethical Practices

Avaya was included on the 2011 list of  the World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute. The firm was selected for the honor for “going the extra mile” to install practices that impact the firm and community positively. “Avaya places a strong value on ethical behavior, and being named to Ethisphere’s 2011 World’s Most Ethical Companies list is a testament...

Daon Pens Subcontract with CACI; CEO Tom Grissen Comments

Tom Grissen Daon secured a subcontract from CACI (NYSE: CACI) for work on the firm’s Virtual Interactive Processing System, or “VIPS,” for the U.S. Military Entrance Processing Command. The firm will support CACI with identity assurance software, a “critical piece of the VIPS infrastructure.” “Daon is proud to continue its support for the CACI team in serving the...

CSC Honored by Cisco for Partnership Efforts, Successes

CSC (NYSE: CSC) has been honored by Cisco, (NASDAQ: CSCO) winning the firm’s awards for Solution Innovation Partner of the Year and the Cisco Capital Partner of the Year for the Multinational/Global region. “We’re honored to receive this acknowledgement from Cisco, one of the true innovators in high-tech with one of the largest partner ecosystems in the industry,”...

Intel Acquires Egyptian Firm

Intel has acquired “most of the assets of” Cairo-based SySDSoft, and hired about 100 of the firm’s electrical engineers and computer scientists. According to Cisco, SySDSoft designs IP solutions in the software stack and physical layer domain and RF/analog circuits embedded in mobile platforms. “The acquisition of engineering and design talent from an Egypt-based...

Judy Lewent to Depart Dell Board of Directors

Dell board of directors member Judy Lewent has decided not seek re-election. Lewent plans to devote more time to other business responsibilities. Her current term ends in July. Lewent has served on the Dell board since 2001 and was chair of the firm’s finance committee and also served on the audit committee. “Judy has been a valuable member of the board for 10 years and we are...

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