Press Releases

Andras Szakal: O-TTPS ISO/IEC Status Boosts Accreditation for IBM, Others

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 3, 2015 — ISO/IEC has accepted The Open Group’s Open Trusted Technology Provider Standard for COTS ICT products and supply chain security, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. “IBM is a proud founding member of the [The Open Group Trusted Technology Forum] and has successfully obtained O-TTPS accreditation for its …

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EM Editor Ross Wilkers Discusses August Market Volatility’s Effects on GovCon Index to Federal News Radio

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 3,  2015 — Ross Wilkers, newsroom editor at Executive Mosaic, spoke with Federal News Radio Thursday to overview the August movements in the GovCon Index, Executive Mosaic’s composite stock index of 30 publicly-traded firms in the U.S. government contracting industry. In that segment aired Thursday, Wilkers and “In …

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Texas HHSC Selects CenturyLink for VoIP Services

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 2, 2015 — The Texas Health and Human Services Commission has picked CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) to provide voice service for 48, 000 agency users at 400 locations throughout the state, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. CenturyLink said Monday the contract includes the management of legacy phone systems and …

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Red Hat Cloud Architect Adam Clater Discusses PaaS as Fed Agility Tool

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 2, 2015 — Red Hat’s (NYSE: RHT) Adam Clater said platform-as-a-service tools helps federal systems administrators deploy, update and maintain applications in the government workplace faster than ever before, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. “This efficiency serves agencies’ mandate to become more modernized, agile and flexible, and it provides …

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Army Sustainment Command Selects CGI for Logistics Systems Support

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TYSONS CORNER, VA September 2, 2015 — CGI (NYSE: GIB) will assist the U.S. Army with logistics systems development under a five-year contract worth $56 million, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. CGI said the work is in support of the Integrated Materiel Management Operations Systems program, which the Army Sustainment Command uses …

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Tony Smeraglinolo: Engility Extends Asset Tracking Support Work for Army Logistics

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 2, 2015 — Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) will continue to provide support for the U.S. Army’s global asset tracking operations for $14 million under a recompete win with an eight-month base period of performance, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. “The men and women of Engility have proudly supported this vital …

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Horace Blackman: Lockheed Strives for ‘Timely’ VA Healthcare via MASS Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 2, 2015 — Horace Blackman, vice president of health and life sciences at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), said the company will be working to provide “timely” public health services for retired military service members under the Department of Veterans Affairs’ Medical Appointment Scheduling System program, ExecutiveBiz reported …

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U.S. Army Reserve Orders Cubic Engagement Skills Virtual Training Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 1, 2015 — Cubic Global Defense will deliver Engagement Skills Training 3000 modules to the U.S. Army Reserve under a $1.3 million contract in support of the service’s Mission Leader Trainer platform, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Cubic said EST 3000 is a small arms virtual training system …

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Navy Selects General Dynamics Tech Services for Acoustic Research

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 1, 2015 — General Dynamics Information Technology has been awarded a $39.8 million contract to assist the U.S. Navy in operations, maintenance and repair work at the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division’s acoustic research detachment through 2020, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The support encompasses engineering and …

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AECOM to Provide Navy ECM Support Under $43M SeaPort-e Task Order

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 1, 2015 — The U.S. Navy has selected AECOM (NYSE: ACM) to provide electromagnetic compatibility and engineering support services under a five-year, $43-million Seaport-e task order in assistance of Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. AECOM said the work includes environments services such …

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