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DISA Awards $4B Telecom Network IDIQ to Eight GovCon Firms


The Defense Information Systems Agency has awarded eight companies spots on a $4.3 billion contract to develop telecommunications network services for defense information system transmission requirements. The companies will perform work outside of the continental U.S. through Dec. 20, 2025, if DISA exercises all options under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense …

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Reuters: Verizon Mulls Enterprise IT Portfolio Sale

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Verizon (NYSE: VZ) is considering a sale of its enterprise-grade technology portfolio in order to concentrate on its consumer market business line, Reuters reported Friday. Liana Baker and Greg Roumeliotis write Citigroup will help examine a potential sale of business landline and Internet services from Verizon’s unit formerly called MCI as well as data center offerings from …

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Microsoft Connects ExpressRoute to Azure Government Cloud


TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 2, 2015 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has announced the expansion of its Azure ExpressRoute offering to include Office 365, access to Azure Government Cloud and more global partners, and redesigned billing options, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Yousef Khalidi, Azure networking engineer at Microsoft, said Tuesday the cloud integration service works …

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Deloitte, Verizon Seek to Offer End-to-End Cyber Incident Response; Mike Denning, Ed Powers Comment


TYSONS CORNER, VA April 1, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday on Deloitte and Verizon’s plan to offer new cyber tools for the enterprise under a new strategic partnership agreement jointly announced by the two companies. The cyber incident response offerings under the alliance will  be designed to address …

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DHS Chooses Verizon Subsidiary for Work Eligibility Self-Check Service Contract


The Department of Homeland Security intends to award a contract to a Verizon (NYSE: VZ) subsidiary to support a technology designed to help prospective workers in the U.S. check their employment eligibility. DHS has selected MCI Communication Services to provide hosted identity and account management services for the federal E-Verify …

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Mike Denning Joins Verizon’s Enterprise Arm as Global Security VP

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Mike Denning, formerly senior vice president and general manager of CA Technologies’ (NASDAQ: CA) security business unit, has joined Verizon Enterprise (NYSE: VZ) as vice president of global security. He will be responsible for the company’s global security operations centers, cyber intelligence center, product management and development organization and security sales …

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CMS Extends Terremark ID Mgmt Hosting Services on HealthCare.gov for $15M


Verizon‘s (NYSE: VZ) Terremark subsidiary has received a $15 million contract extension from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to provide cloud-based identity management services for the HealthCare.gov website, FCW reported Tuesday. Adam Mazmanian writes that this modification extends the company’s work on managing user access to HealthCare.gov and expands a previous $31 million …

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John Wilson Joins Qinetiq’s Cyveillance Arm as EVP; Scott Kaine Comments

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John Wilson, formerly executive vice president of global field operations at Qualys, has joined cyber intelligence provider and Qinetiq subsidiary Cyveillance as an EVP. Wilson will work to oversee the integration of new services into Cyveillance’s threat intelligence portfolio and form a professional services team to help customers with threat intelligence gathering and analysis work, …

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Robert Norfleet: Federal Network Systems Becomes Part of Jacobs Engineering


Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has concluded its acquisition of Verizon’s (NYSE: VZ) Federal Network Systems for undisclosed terms. Robert Norfleet, Jacobs group vice president, said Tuesday the company intends to grow its presence in the intelligence community industry by expanding its existing service offerings through the acquisition. Ashburn, Virginia-based Federal Network …

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Rob Anderson: AT&T, Sprint, Verizon to Help Marine Corps Test Mobile Devices


The U.S. Marine Corps has selected AT&T (NYSE: T), Sprint (NYSE: S) and Verizon (NYSE: VZ) for a program to test the use of personal devices by civilian and uniformed employees at work, Federal Times reported Friday. Nicole Blake Johnson writes 20 loaned devices running the Android and Apple’s iOS operating systems will be used …

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