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Citrix, Novell Team to Provide New Assessment Tools

Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) and Novell, Inc. (NASDAQ: NOVL) are collaborating and expanding choice for customers through increased virtualization interoperability and new assessment tools to help pinpoint the economically most advantageous approach to virtualization. Through this new partnership, Novell has certified SUSE Linux Enterprise Server as a “Perfect Guest” running …

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Rave Reviews for Vangent’s DOE Web Portal

Vangent, Inc. announced that the “FAFSA on the Web” web portal co-designed, built and operated by the company, on behalf of the Department of Education, received the highest citizen satisfaction score in the latest American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) survey of U.S. Federal Government 2009 news and information sites. “Each …

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Lockheed, Adaptive Digital to Bring Voice Compression Technology to Commercial Market

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Adaptive Digital Technologies have signed an agreement to introduce Lockheed Martin’s voice compression technology Time Domain Voicing Cutoff (TDVC) to commercial markets. TDVC is a robust speech-coding algorithm that delivers superior voice quality, while operating at much lower bit rates than standard voice codecs of …

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BAE Building New Test Rig for British Army

BAE Systems (FTSE: BAE) has begun building work on a new test rig designed to reduce cost, risk and timescales on the UK Ministry of Defence’s two most important programs for the British Army. The £4.5m Turret Test Rig (TTR) will mimic field testing of turrets for FRES Scout and …

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Attain Announces 26 New Contract Wins

Attain, LLC has closed 26 new contracts and contract continuations worth more than $13 million since September 2009.  The previously unannounced wins include 20 new contracts and six follow-on or continuing contracts with Federal agency, higher education and nonprofit customers. “Today’s public sector organizations face complex challenges and are confronted …

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SAIC Wins Multi-Million Dollar Engineering Deal from Navy

According to SAIC (NYSE: SAI), they have won a task order by the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) – Crane Division to support its Joint Special Operations Response Department (JSORD) with technical and engineering services. The follow-on contract has a two year base period of performance, three one-year options, and …

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Monday’s Featured Job: BAE Cyber Cross Domain Solutions Engineer

Datagate is looking for a dynamic customer orientated Solutions Engineer to support business development in both pre-sales and post-sales activities for the design and sale of Datagate Cross Domain Solutions. A candidate would report to the Datagate Product Manager and is expected to work with members of an integrated team …

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Husband-and-Wife Duo Rick Knop and Leslee Belluchie Form Private Equity Fund for Small, Mid-Market Firms

Rick Knop and Leslee Belluchie, husband and wife, and mainstays of the Washington, D.C. defense field have kicked off a private equity fund aimed at helping small and mid-market technology and service firms. FedCap Partners LLC has already raised $20 million.

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MAXIMUS Partners with Jobs2Web Inc. on Initiative

MAXIMUS and Jobs2Web Inc., a Web 2.0 interactive recruiting solutions provider, have announced an alliance enabling Jobs2Web customers to leverage MAXOutreach, a community-based compliance solution provided by MAXIMUS, as a means to achieve Office of Federal Contracts Compliance Program (OFCCP) requirements. MAXOutreach links employers and community-based organizations in their mutual …

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Cobham Wins Multimillion Dollar Contract from Sikorsky

Cobham plc (LSE:COB) has been awarded a multimillion dollar contract by Sikorsky Aircraft Corp, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp (NYSE: UTX). The contract is worth a potential $25 million and requires Cobham to manufacture composite components and assemblies for the main rotor blades of the US Marine Corps’ CH-53K …

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