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News – Development of the Nationwide Automatic Identification System Underway – Lockheed Martin Creates Work Station for FBI – Mike Gaffney: New President of CSC’s Civil and Health Services Group? – Jim Duffey Named Next Secretary of Technology by Virginia Governor-Elect Bob McDonnell -Contract Awards – SAIC to Support Vet. …

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Development of the Nationwide Automatic Identification System Underway

Northrop Grumman Corporation and the U.S. Coast Guard recently completed a Critical Design Review (CDR) of Nationwide Automatic Identification System (Nationwide AIS). The CDR successfully determined that technical efforts would meet performance requirements without exceeding budget and scheduling constraints. “By collaborating closely with the Coast Guard, we were able to …

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Lockheed Martin Creates Work Station for FBI

Next Generation Identification, a Lockheed Martin led team, successfully delivered the first Advanced Technology Workstation (ATWs) for the FBI’s new biometrics system. The new workstations will be replacing the Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System (IAFIS), improving the ability of the FBI analysts and providers. “The current IAFIS receives an average …

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Mike Gaffney: New President of CSC’s Civil and Health Services Group?

Sources close to GovCon Wire have informed us that Mike Gaffney, one of our Top 10 Business Development Executives to Watch, is now President of CSC’s Civil and Health Services Group.  To learn more about Gaffney, click here to read our recent interview with him.

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Jim Duffey Named Next Secretary of Technology by Virginia Governor-Elect Bob McDonnell

Virginia Governor-elect Bob McDonnell has announced that Jim Duffey will be his nominee for Secretary of Technology.  Duffey, President and CEO of Duff Consulting, worked for 24 years at EDS Corp., where he held a variety of positions in the United States and Europe, including three years as corporate Vice …

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Featured Job – Project Manager – BAE

Provide Project Management support to the customer contract. Duties include: Initiate: – Coordinate and perform ?soft-hand-off? to Ops any small requirements/MACs – Initiate contact with customer once assigned customer request – Initiate/draft TACE process within workflow tool and assign to appropriate team members – Perform oversight of TACE process; Ensure …

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Today’s News from GovConWire

News – ITT Consolidates Defense Business Units – General Dynamics Receives NSA Certification for Secure Phone – UAE Announces Purchase of Six Boeing C-17s – CSC Survey: US Hospitals Only 50% Compliant with Meaningful Use Criteria for EHRs – Green Construction To Account For Billions In Wages – Featured Job …

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ITT Consolidates Defense Business Units

ITT Corporation has realigned its defense business,   consolidating seven business units into three. Steve Loranger, ITT’s chairman, president and chief executive officer, said of the strategic reorganization “We are positioning ITT to support our customers’ emerging technology needs, while also greatly enhancing our ability to stake out new markets.  …

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General Dynamics Receives NSA Certification for Secure Phone

The National Security Agency has certified the Sectra vIPer Universal Secure Phone classified at the Top Secret level. The phone allows U.S. military and government to make both classified and unclassified calls using one phone unit. “The certification makes the vIPer Phone with PSTN Connect a cost-effective solution as users …

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UAE Announces Purchase of Six Boeing C-17s

Boeing and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Air Force have announced a contract for the UAE’s acquisition of six Boeing C-17 Globemaster III advanced airlifters. The UAE, which announced in 2009 that it would modernize its airlift capabilities with the C-17, is the second Middle East nation to order the …

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