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White House Introduces National Maritime Cybersecurity Plan; Robert O’Brien Quoted

The White House

President Donald Trump has issued a national plan that seeks to combine cybersecurity resources and initiatives to protect the maritime transportation system from cyber threats and other vulnerabilities. The National Maritime Cybersecurity Plan recommends ways how the U.S. government will defend the country’s economy “through enhanced cybersecurity coordination, policies and practices, aimed at mitigating risks to the maritime sub-sector, promoting prosperity through information and intelligence sharing, and preserving and increasing the nation’s cyber workforce,” said National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien.

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Biden Picks Federal Appeals Court Judge Merrick Garland for Attorney General Post

Merrick Garland Attorney General nominee

Merrick Garland, a more than two-decade veteran of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, has emerged as President-elect Joe Biden's pick to be the next U.S. attorney general, Politico reported Wednesday. Garland most recently served as the DC Circuit chief judge and previously received a nomination to serve in the U.S. Supreme Court in 2016 under the Obama administration.

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LTM Secures $124M US Naval Aviation Enterprise Support IDIQ

LTM Inc.

LTM has been awarded a potential five-year, $124.1M contract to help the U.S. Navy's Fleet Readiness Center East integrate maintenance and supply functions across the naval aviation enterprise. The company will also perform logistical, technical and maintenance scheduling work to support NAE integration efforts, the Department of Defense said Tuesday.

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Submit Your 2021 Wash100 Award Nominations Before Jan. 8th

2021 Wash100 Award

Executive Mosaic, the leading provider in connecting, promoting and branding government and government contracting (GovCon) executives of consequence, has announced that the last day to submit your nominations for the upcoming 2021 Wash100 Award will be on Friday, Jan. 8th. Please visit Wash100.com to submit your nominations for the most significant GovCon executive of consequence. 

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Potomac Officers Club’s 5G Summit to Discuss 5G Adaptation, Innovation, Challenges

5G Summit

During Potomac Officers Club’s 5G Summit, notable private and public sector executives will discuss the impact that innovative technologies and 5G integration have on the private and public sectors, the steps the federal agencies have taken to remain up to speed with the rapid advancement of technology, and the future programs, plans and priorities as the nation aligns with emerging technology.

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Scott Pace Resigns as National Space Council Exec Secretary

Scott Pace Former Exec Secretary National Space Council

Scott Pace has stepped down as executive secretary of the White House's National Space Council to rejoin George Washington University, where he previously served as director of its Space Policy Institute. “I am so proud of the team here and the work we’ve done to set a foundation for continued progress and advancement," Pace said.

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HII Acquires Autonomy Business of Spatial Integrated Systems; Andy Green Quoted

Andy Green, EVP and President HII Technical Solutions

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has acquired Spatial Integrated Systems’ autonomy business for an undisclosed sum as part of efforts to further expand its unmanned systems capabilities. "2020 was a significant year for HII in the unmanned systems industry, and this acquisition is the perfect complement to our existing portfolio and strategic partnerships,” Andy Green, an executive vice president and president of HII Technical Solutions and a two-time Wash100 award winner, said in a statement published Monday.

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Dell Technologies’ Steve Septoff: Telework Furthers Government IT Modernization Push

Steve Septoff VP Dell Technologies

Steve Septoff, vice president of federal sales at Dell Technologies (NYSE: DELL), said the shift to remote work has prompted government agencies to accelerate information technology modernization efforts and increased the need for organizations to operate in multicloud computing environments.

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