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Tony Frazier Appointed Gov’t Solutions SVP at DigitalGlobe

Tony Frazier, formerly senior vice president and general manager of DigitalGlobe‘s (NYSE: DGI) Insight business, has taken on a new role as SVP of government solutions at the geospatial imagery provider, the company has confirmed to GovCon Wire. Frazier, who joined the Longmont, Colo.-based company upon its combination with GeoEye …

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January 12 Morning Report: GovCon Index Closed Friday Slightly Down On Reports Of December Wage Decline

The GovCon Index ended a strong trading week slightly down, closing Friday at 70.995 — off .306 points — or 0.433 percent. For the trading week Jan. 5-9, the index recorded a 0.516 percent increase and hit its second-ever largest closing figure within the past three months. U.S. stocks declined after two straight days of gains …

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January 9 Market Close: GovCon Index Retreats, Report Shows December Wage Decline

The GovCon Index ended the trading week with a slight decline of 0.306 points — or 0.433 percent — to close at 70.995 on Friday. For the week started Jan. 5, the index recorded a 0.516 percent increase and hit its second-ever largest closing figure for a trading week within the past three months. U.S. stocks …

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Andy Maner: IBM-Epic Team Forms Advisory Group for Potential DoD EHR Project

IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Epic have formed a Military Health System advisory group to provide industry best practices in support of the team’s contract bid for the modernization of the Defense Department‘s healthcare management system. A press release posted Thursday on FierceHealthIT stated that the group will help guide the IBM-Epic team in the …

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Tina Dolph Heads to ASRC Federal as Info, Technical Solutions President

Tina Dolph, a two-decade government services veteran and formerly an executive vice president at PAE, has joined Greenbelt, Md.-based contractor ASRC Federal as president of the information and technical solutions operating group. Dolph joined the company in January and will lead a business that offers information technology,  data analytics and …

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January 6 Market Close: GovCon Index Fall Continues as Factory Report Shows November Downturn

The GovCon Index lost ground Tuesday for a third consecutive trading day as it fell 0.557 points — or 0.814 percent — to close at 69.062. Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) and General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) were the only companies on the index to record gains. Losses in the energy …

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The Deals, Moves and Shakeups That Drove GovCon in 2014

EDITORS NOTE: The piece below is a special edition of the Weekly Roundup newsletter written by Jim Garrettson, president and founder of this website’s parent company Executive Mosaic, to recap the biggest stories in the GovCon sector for 2014. In this year-end issue, Jim wraps up the year with a …

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Hilton Romanski: Cisco to Buy Neohapsis in IT Security Market Push

Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) has agreed to purchase Neohapsis in a bid to help organizations manage data security risks and meet information technology compliance goals. Cisco expects to close the transaction in the second quarter of the company’s 2015 fiscal year, Hilton Romanski, head of business development at Cisco, wrote in …

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Next Year’s Sequester the Focus at Potomac Officers Club’s ‘FY 15 Budget & Procurement Summit’

The continuing resolution currently in place that expires on December 11 and the role of research and development work in that effort were the key points of focus at the Potomac Officers Club‘s “FY 15 Budget & Procurement” summit Wednesday in McLean, Virginia. An audience of executives from the GovCon and government communities …

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November 12 Market Close: GovCon Index Continues Week’s Upward Crawl

The GovCon Index continued its stretch this week of nominal gains to a third consecutive day as it ended Wednesday’s trading day at 68.578 — an increase of 0.279 percent over Tuesday’s figure. Reuters cited declines in energy stocks and financial shares as among the reasons behind the decreases in two out …

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