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Cisco Adds President Title to COO Gary Moore; John Chambers Comments

Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO) has promoted Chief Operating Officer Gary Moore, formerly leader of the services unit, to the company’s president ranks. The company said in a Thursday release Moore will oversee end-to-end operations and will continue to drive alignment across the company to support the long-term strategy. Cisco also …

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Report: General Dynamics Nearing $300M Contract for Afghan Battlefield Radios; Chris Marzilli Comments

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will likely provide the U.S. Army with up to $296.4 million in battlefield manpack radios meant for 2013 deployment in Afghanistan, according to a Sept. 24 NextGov report. Bob Brewin writes that pending the results of certain development tests, the West Falls Church, Va.-based contractor will supply around 3, 800 of …

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Lockheed to Compete on $23B Army Enterprise Logistics Program; June Shrewsbury Comments

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will compete to provide the U.S. Army maintenance operations, supply support and transportation services on a contract vehicle potentially worth $23 billion to all awardees. The company said the Army uses the five-year Enhanced Army Global Logistics Enterprise program to acquire equipment transportation and maintenance services, …

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TWD Promotes Dave Arundel to Head GWAC Center; Mike Lee Comments

TWD & Associates has promoted Dave Arundel, formerly a program manager, to manage the company’s governmentwide acquisition contract center. The company said he will oversee the company’s GWAC and indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract vehicles and develop and implement the center’s procedures and processes. Chief Operating Officer Mike Lee said the center will …

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Navy Hands Down $780M for Data Products Instruction, Development

The U.S. Navy has awarded a potential $780 million contract for acquisition and life-cycle support of training data products, the Defense Department announced Friday. Contractors will compete for task orders to carry out an instructional systems development process involving analysis, design, development, implementation, evaluation, sustainment and delivery of products. Awardees …

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August Brings Wide Spectrum of Exec Moves to GovCon

August in GovCon saw one CEO change at a federal contractor, new assignments in program leadership and business development posts and several C-level appointments. August also saw one industry veteran take on two C-level roles at the same company. GovCon Wire covered 20 executive moves in August, see them below. …

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GSA Hands Down $2.5B in Cloud-Based Email BPAs

The General Services Administration has awarded a series of blanket purchase agreements to several contractors for cloud computing-based email services, the agency announced Thursday. According to the Washington Business Journal, the agreements are potentially worth $2.5 billion total. Awardees include: Accenture (NYSE: ACN) Autonomic Resources CGI Federal (NYSE: GIB) Computer …

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Harris Wins $296M for SPAWAR Radios

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has won a $296, 701, 117 contract to provide the U.S. Navy several configurations of the company’s mobile and fixed radios, the Defense Department announced Thursday. The company will provide AN/PRC-117, AN/PRC-150 and AN/PRC-152 radios and accessories in the handheld, manpack, fixed mount, vehicular and base …

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Grant Thornton Names Julian Rosenberg a Contracts Advisory Practice Lead; Lou Crenshaw Comments

Grant Thornton has appointed 30-year contracting veteran Julian Rosenberg a director for its government contracts advisory practice, the firm announced Thursday. Based out of the firm’s McLean, Va. office, he will advise clients and lead projects that help other government contractors work with federal and state governments. “Our government contractor …

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Cisco to Pay Shareholders 75% Higher Dividend; John Chambers Comments

Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSC) will pay shareholders a 14 cent-per-share dividend based off its recent fourth quarter financial results. That number represents a 75 percent increase from the 8-cent dividend from the previous quarter, According to Forbes. For the fourth quarter ended July 28, the company reported sales of $11.7 …

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