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The Potomac Officers Club Finalizes Speakers for the Unmanned Systems Forum

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 5, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has finalized the panel of speakers for the Unmanned Systems Forum. As the use of military UAVs and commercial drones become more ubiquitous, innovative new uses of the technology have emerged. The military …

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Intel’s Melvin Greer Named BDPA Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 2, 2017 — Melvin Greer, director of data science and analytics at Intel (Nasdaq: INTC), has received recognition from Black Data Processing Associates for his work in information technology, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. BDPA said May 16 it will present Greer with the Lifetime Achievement Award during a …

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Harris to Supply Sonobuoy Launchers for Boeing-Built Navy Poseidon Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 2, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has awarded multiple contracts to Harris (NYSE: HRS) in the third quarter of fiscal 2017 for the supply of sonobuoy launchers for 49 U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Harris said Wednesday it will provide single-shot and rotary launchers …

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NTT Data to Offer Drone Operations, Traffic Management Software in October

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 2, 2017 — NTT Data is set to release in October a suite of software tools for remote operations and air traffic management associated with unmanned aircraft systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the airpalette portfolio includes the Flight Operation System tool that works to remotely control multiple drones …

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Mitre Appoints New Director for CMS Alliance to Modernize Healthcare FFRDC

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 2, 2017 — Mitre has appointed a former chief information officer and senior vice president of information technology and operations at global nonprofit organization ACT as VP and director of the CMS Alliance to Modernize Healthcare, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. Patricia Steinbrech will oversee the Mitre-operated federally funded research …

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IBM, Cisco to Collaborate, Integrate Tech for Joint Effort Against Cyber Threats

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 2, 2017 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) has entered into a partnership with Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) for threat intelligence collaboration and the integration of their cybersecurity technologies, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. IBM Security‘s X-Force will work with Cisco’s Talos security research team in efforts to protect customers’ networks, endpoints and …

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Unisys’ PV Puvvada: Agile Acquisition, Industry Collaboration Among Factors to Drive Fed IT Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 1, 2017 — PV Puvvada, president of Unisys’ (NYSE: UIS) federal systems business, has said he believes agile acquisition and increased training for the information technology workforce will work to drive IT modernization efforts at federal agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Puvvada, an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 …

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CTC Included in 2017 List of ‘Best for Vets’ Employers; Ed Sheehan Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 1, 2017 — Concurrent Technologies Corp. has secured a spot in Military Times’ list of Best for Vets Employers in 2017 for the company’s employment programs for military veterans, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. CTC said May 25 that 32 percent of its new hires and 15 percent of …

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Leidos Named a ‘Best for Vets’ Employer for 2017; Ann Addison Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 1, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received recognition for the fourth straight year for its recruitment and retention efforts toward military veterans in Military Times’ list of Best for Vets Employers in 2017, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday it secured the 22nd spot …

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CSRA Picks CyrusOne as Data Center Provider to Support Gov’t Customers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 1, 2017 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) has entered into a partnership with CyrusOne (Nasdaq: CONE) for the latter to serve as a go-to-market data center provider to support CSRA’s federal government customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. CyrusOne said Wednesday it will provide data center space and power and operate …

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