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The 2016 Wash100’s Mix of Companies, Agencies & Trade/Research Groups

As covered here yesterday, GovCon Wire’s parent company Executive Mosaic announced its inductions for the 2016 edition of the Wash 100 — EM’s annual selection of the government contracting arena’s most influential voices. These 100 individuals were chosen by EM’s editorial and organizational leadership as the executives and other leaders …

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Weekly Roundup Nov 16 – Nov 20 2015: A Post-Paris Look at the Global Arms Trade & More

Weekly Roundup Nov 16 – Nov 20 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Investors made a sharp turn this week to defense and other government contracting stocks after the Friday Paris attacks in anticipation of increased activity in the global weapons market. The GovCon …

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Phyllis Schneck of DHS Inducted Into Wash100 for Leadership in Public-Private Collaboration

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 2, 2015 – Phyllis Schneck, deputy undersecretary for cybersecurity and communications at the Department of Homeland Security, has been chosen to be among this year’s Wash100 most influential leaders in GovCon for her leadership role in public-private collaboration. The Wash100 is the premier group of …

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Phyllis Schneck Officially Named DHS Cyber Undersecretary

Phyllis Schneck, global public sector vice president and chief technology officer at McAfee,  since 2009, has officially been appointed deputy homeland security undersecretary for cybersecurity. She will work to help further develop the government’s ability to protect information systems and networks of national interest,  Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano announced Monday. …

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CMS Awards up to $15B to Upgrade & Manage Data Centers

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has awarded  a number of contracts that could add up to $15 billion in the next 10 years, for the management of its data center operations. According to a NextGov article, contractors for the “virtual data center operation” indefinite-delivery-indefinite-quantity contracts include Accenture Federal …

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CSC’s Yogesh Khanna Wins 2012 ‘CTO Innovator Award’

Yogesh Khanna, vice president and chief technology officer for the North American public sector at Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), has won this year’s CTO Innovator Award in the large company category. According to CSC, Khanna was recognized for helping establish the company’s data center consolidation and cloud computing go-to-market …

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DHS Wants Contractor Feedback on Increasing Agency IT Awareness

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is asking for industry feedback on how federal agencies can develop more situational awareness of their information technology assets. In a request for information posted Nov. 23, DHS announced it will hold an industry day Jan. 13, 2012 at MITRE Corp.’s McLean, Va. campus …

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McAfee to Launch Online Showcase of ‘McAfee Compatible’ Partner Solutions

Security-technology firm McAfee has announced the launch of its Compatible Solutions Center, a new initiative designed to showcase partner-company solutions that have been integrated and tested with McAfee technology. The Security Innovation Alliance, or SIA, features partners and their solutions and is available both online and from McAfee’s ePolicy Orchestrator …

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The SI Announces Members of Strategic Council

The SI announced the members of its new strategic advisory council. “We are honored to have assembled leaders and experts of the highest caliber across the government, industry and military domains to advise our company, ” CEO Bill Graham said. “Each member of this council has served our nation with …

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Cadre of Government Contractors, NVTC to Review Arlington National Cemetery

Booz Allen Hamilton, SAIC and The MITRE Corporation are among the firms teaming with Northern Virginia Technology Council to assess the processes and technology at Arlington National Cemetery. The work will be done over the next two months on a pro-bono basis. According to ExecutiveBiz, “the assessment aims to find …

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