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CSC Claims Health IT Deal From VA

CSC (NYSE:CSC) has been awarded a task order by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. As part of the deal, CSC will provide healthcare claims processing system and services. The contract has a one-year base period and four one-year options. Under the terms of the agreement, CSC and its subcontractor, …

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SAIC Buys Avatar Platform OLIVE

SAIC (NYSE: SAI) has purchased Forterra Systems Inc.’s On-Line Interactive Virtual Environment (OLIVE) product line, including all names, trademarks and licenses. OLIVE is a market leading software platform that enables customers to deploy their own persistent and secure 3D Virtual Worlds where users can collaborate over networks. OLIVE’s real-time virtual …

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VSE Names Tina Bailey VP of HR

VSE Corporation (NASDAQ GS: VSEC) has promoted Tina Bailey to the position of Vice President of Human Resources. Bailey joined the VSE team as the Vice President of Human Resources for VSE Federal Group over a year ago. The Federal Group is VSE’s largest group in revenues as well as …

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Wednesday’s Featured Job – Northrop Grumman Business Development Manager

Business Development Manager: Lead new business identification, business capture and proposal processes for the Defense Logistics Systems Operating Unit (OU) of NGIS’ Defense Systems Division reporting to the OU Director, Defense Logistics Systems and dotted line reporting responsibilities to the Business Unit BD Director. Identify, qualify, pursue, bid, and win …

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What Makes A Good GovCon Acquisition?

The past week has seen at five major government contracting acquisitions announced.  This begs the question: what makes a good govcon acquisition?  What are the growth areas for govcon?  Read on to find out. DynCorp Purchases Casals & Associates DynCorp is boosting its presence in U.S. foreign policy and international …

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CACI Completes SystemWare Purchase

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has completed its transaction to acquire SystemWare, Inc. SystemWare is a firm specializing in designs, manufactures, and provides state-of-the-art signals acquisition and analysis systems that enable users to monitor and detect cybersecurity and physical security vulnerabilities and enhance operational security. SystemWare’s quality management system has been …

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Eclat Becomes Attain

Yesterday, Eclat LLC announced its new name: Attain, LLC. Formal media tour and press release planned for later this month. Greg Baroni, CEO of Attain, said “We are excited to announce our company’s new name, Attain.  The name Attain is a reflection of where we are headed as well as …

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Raytheon Civil Communications Solution Helps First Responders

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has developed a mobile civil communications solutions demonstration that will allow first responders to experience seamless communications capabilities to help to save more lives. The mobile demonstration is a high-tech experience where public safety professionals can fully immerse themselves in rescue scenarios and realize the benefits that …

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Boeing Partners with NASA to Develop Critical Technologies

Boeing [NYSE: BA] has been selected by NASA to develop “critical technologies and capabilities” for the space agency’s Commercial Crew Development (CCDev) initiative, offering an opportunity “for the aerospace industry to develop concepts for future crewed space missions.” The Space Act Agreement for the CCDev project is funded and valued …

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Lockheed Wins Additional Funds for Weapons Deal

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has received an award totaling $59 million from the U.S. Air Force for additional “Sniper” Advanced Targeting Pods (ATP). The order is the second increment on the U.S. Air Force’s Sniper ATP Lot 9 contract, originally awarded in September 2009, upping the total value of the …

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