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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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Northrop Wins $298M for Army ERP Program Mgmt

Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) information technology sector has won $298, 934, 381 contract modification to continue helping the U.S. Army run its enterprise resource management program. The Defense Department said work under the cost-plus-incentive-fee contract will occur in Richmond, Va. through Sept. 30, 2017. According to the company, the Army’s …

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HP Navy-Marines Intranet Contract Ceiling Set to Be $5.5B

HP Enterprise Services (NYSE: HPQ) is set to receive a $2.1 billion contract modification from the U.S. Navy to continue operating the Navy and Marine Corps Intranet. A Navy contracting notice says the continuity-of-service modification will increase the contract’s ceiling value from its current $3.39 billion amount to a maximum …

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Jacobs Wins $600M For NASA Marshall Center Engineering; Terry Hagan Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has won a potential $600 million prime contract to provide engineering and science-related services to NASA, the company announced Tuesday. The potential five-year contract also covers skills augmentation for the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala. “We are happy to continue our more than …

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VCE Names 19-Year Cisco Vet Praveen Akkiraju CEO; John Chambers Comments

VCE has appointed 19-year Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO) veteran Praveen Akkiraju CEO, VCE announced Thursday. VCE also announced he and President Frank Hauck will join VCE’s board of directors. Cisco and EMC formed VCE in late 2009, with VMware and Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) also contributing investments. Akkiraju said in a …

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