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SAIC-Polaris Team to Pursue Army Infantry Squad Vehicle Program; Jim Scanlon Quoted

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has teamed up with Polaris’ government and defense division to compete for a U.S. Army program that aims to build an infantry squad vehicle platform. The industry team intends to offer Polaris' DAGOR combat vehicle designed to accommodate as many as nine warfighters along with their cargo, SAIC said Thursday.

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John DeSimone: Raytheon Pursues Investments, Partnerships to Build Cyber Capabilities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 11, 2019 — John DeSimone, vice president of cybersecurity and special missions at Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), said the company is exploring internal investments and external partnerships to develop its data resiliency capabilities as part of a cyber-as-a-service offering. DeSimone told ExecutiveBiz in an interview published Wednesday …

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Jacobs Supports MDA-Boeing Test of Ground-Based Midcourse Defense System; Steve Arnette Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 15, 2019 — Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) recently worked with the Missile Defense Agency, Boeing (NYSE: BA) and other companies to demonstrate an intercept of an intercontinental ballistic missile target performed by the Ground-Based Midcourse Defense system, ExecutiveBiz reported May 3. Jacobs, under the Integrated …

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Rocky Thurston Named Perspecta SVP

Rocky Thurston, a more than 20-year government information technology industry veteran, has joined Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) as a senior vice president, G2Xchange ETC reported Tuesday. He brings to the role years of experience supporting the departments of Homeland Security and Transportation and other federal civilian agencies in their IT modernization …

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Army Taps WiseStaff for $118M Military Health System Nursing Personnel Contract

WiseStaff has won a potential $118M contract from the U.S. Army to deploy nursing personnel to all Military Health System facilities located in the San Antonio metropolitan area. The company will recruit licensed vocational nurses and certified nursing assistants for the San Antonio MHS, the Department of Defense said Wednesday. …

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Boeing, Northrop, Raytheon Take Part in MDA Dual-Salvo Test of Ground-Based Midcourse Defense System

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 27, 2019 — An industry team consisting of Boeing (NYSE: BA), Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) worked with the Missile Defense Agency to test the Ground-Based Midcourse Defense system’s ability to intercept an intercontinental ballistic missile, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Boeing said Monday the …

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Maryland Tech Council and Opus8 Hosting East Coast VentureCON on Thursday

The 2nd Annual ECVC – East Coast VentureCON event will take place at the Marymount University at Ballston Center in Arlington, Va. on Thursday, March 21st. Over 400 leading investors, VCs, CXOs and entrepreneurs will attend the premier annual conference for the nation’s top venture capitalists and investors on the …

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Michael Moritzkat: Seagate Pursues FedRAMP Validation, Continued R&D on Data Storage

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 7, 2018 — Michael Moritzkat, vice president and managing director of Seagate Technology‘s (Nasdaq: STX) government solutions business, has said the company is in the process of securing certification for its disks and storage subsystems under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program in line with …

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