Jay Clemens

SRA to Help GAO Run IT Setup for $148M

SRA International has been awarded a potential $148 million contract to help the Government Accountability Office operate its information technology infrastructure. SRA will work with GAO’s office of information systems and technology services to maintain the agency’s IT applications and systems, the company said Thursday. The company will also aid GAO …

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IBM to Pump $100M in Global Big Data Labs

IBM Corp. (NYSE: IBM) is investing more than $100 million in new big data consulting laboratories across several locations worldwide, Asian Scientist Magazine reported Wednesday. The 10 new IBM interactive experience labs will be built in Bangalore, Beijing, Melbourne, Shanghai and Tokyo, according to the report. IBM intends to open …

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OpGen Gets $11.6M in In-Q-Tel-Led Debt Funding

OpGen has raised $4 million in debt, warrants and securities funding from a group of investors led by In-Q-Tel, Citybizlist reported Tuesday. Sindhu Madhusudan writes the genome analysis company has also obtained $11.6 million in debt funding from investors such as In-Q-Tel, Harris & Harris Group, Highland Capital Partners, CHL Medical …

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CH2M HILL Closes Buy of TERA Environmental Consultants; Chris Shea, Piers Fothergill Comment

CH2M HILL has completed its acquisition of TERA Environmental Consultants in a move to grow environmental service offerings across Canada. TERA provides environmental consulting services to pipeline, power line and oil and gas customers in that country, CH2M HILL said Monday. Chris Shea, president of CH2M HILL’s environment and nuclear …

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Jim Anderson Named BAE Applied Intell Division Americas Region President; Martin Sutherland Comments

Jim Anderson, formerly director of unified computing global sales at Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO), has joined BAE Systems’ applied intelligence division as president for the Americas region. Anderson will lead the division’s sales, services and operations in the U.S. as BAE intends to better help customers address financial crime and cyberattacks, …

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Shelly Gotman to Head Lockheed’s Israel Tech Sector Managing Director

Shelly Gotman, a retired Israeli air force pilot, has joined Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) as managing director of the company’s technology sector in Israel, the Jerusalem Post reported Wednesday. Yaakov Lappin writes the former F-16 pilot will work to help Lockheed capture new programs, collaborate with academic institutions in technological research …

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Mark Owen, Former Air Force 1-Star General, Named Civergy CEO; Mark Gray Comments

Mark Owen, a retired U.S. Air Force brigadier general and formerly an executive vice president at Civergy, has been appointed CEO of the Landover, Md.-based contractor. The former U.S. Strategic Command policy and plans director and led work to integrate New West Technologies into Civergy following the latter company’s acquisition of New West in …

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Dave Mosley: Seagate Targets Drive Test Market Demand with Xyratex Buy

Seagate Technology (NASDAQ: STX) has acquired data storage technology provider Xyratex (NASDAQ: XRTX) in a move to help customers fulfill test requirements for higher-capacity drives. Dave Mosley, president of operations and technology at Seagate, said Monday the company also intends for the Xyratex purchase to help streamline the supply and …

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Madison Dearborn, CoVant Finalize $200M LGS Innovations Purchase

A Madison Dearborn Partners and CoVant investor group has finalized its purchase of LGS Innovations from Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU) for $200 million. Alcatel-Lucent has sold LGS as part of an initiative to raise more than $1.4 billion by the end of 2015 through asset divestitures, Alcatel-Lucent said Tuesday. Half of the acquisition amount …

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Peyton Baker Named Babcock & Wilcox President, COO; James Ferland Comments

Peyton “Sandy” Baker has been appointed president and chief operating officer at Babcock & Wilcox Co. (NYSE: BWC) as the company has realigned its government market operations. Baker will lead the Charlotte, N.C.-based company’s nuclear operations and technical services groups, as well as its nuclear fuel services subsidiary, Babcock & Wilcox …

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