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Deloitte Advisor Russ Rudish Suggests Cyber Strategies for Healthcare Providers

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 10, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz covered Thursday Deloitte advisor and consultant Russ Rudish’s proposed strategies for healthcare information technology providers looking to strengthen their infrastructure against cyber attacks. According to Rudish, the industry must strive to have a risk-based plan, noting that vulnerabilities could …

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Army Chooses IBM Hybrid Cloud to Power Logistics Systems Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 10, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday on the U.S. Army selecting IBM Hybrid Cloud to run its Logistics Support Activity, a data center military decision makers rely on for logistics intelligence and technical advice as they aim for on-time and proper material distribution and equipment …

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April 9 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Flat on Quiet Trading Day

The GovCon Index struggled for direction Thursday as it recorded a nominal loss of 0.014 points to close at 69.263. U.S. markets were relatively quiet during Thursday’s trading day as investors wait to see more first quarter earnings reports from companies, the Wall Street Journal reported. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 56.22 points to …

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Potomac Officers Club Announces Vint Cerf to Keynote Internet of Things Conference

TYSONS CORNER, VA., ‘April 9, 2015 — The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — announced that Vint Cerf, Vice President and Chief Internet Evangelist, Google will be the keynote speaker at their Internet of Things conference to be held on Tuesday, June 16, 2015. Cerf, award winner …

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FireEye VP Nick Urick Suggests Threat Info Sharing, Adaptive Defense Cyber Strategies

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 9, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — Nick Urick, vice president of FireEye’s (Nasdaq: FEYE) federal division, said organizations can try to look at cybersecurity from a different perspective using an “adaptive defense” strategy that could shorten the time to detect and mitigate an attack. Such an approach …

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Orbital ATK to Supply Steering Control for Orion Launch Abort System; Mike Kahn, Cary Ralston Comment

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 9, 2015 — Executive Mosaic —ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday on Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) landing a $90 million contract to supply the steering control technology for the Orion spacecraft’s launch abort system. Orbital said Tuesday its attitude control motor can produce up to 7, 000 pounds of steering force,  using …

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Leidos to Provide Environmental Planning, Compliance, Restoration Services for Navy, Marine Corps Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 9, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday on Leidos’ (NYSE: LDOS) $50 million contract award to provide aircraft home basing documentation, environmental planning and mission operations support for the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps over a five-year period of performance. “For more than 30 …

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CAE Books $176M in Q4 Flight Simulator, Training Support Contracts; Gene Colabatistto Comments

CAE has been awarded approximately $175.6 million in contracts from U.S. and international defense customers during the fourth quarter of its 2015 fiscal year to provide flight simulation and training platforms. Those deals include the delivery of simulators for Lockheed Martin-built C–130J Super Hercules aircraft to the U.S. Air Force …

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April 8 Market Close: GovCon Index Up, Markets Flunctuate as Fed Minutes Show Split Over Rate Hike

The GovCon Index closed up Wednesday with a gain of 0.293 points to 69.277 on a day that saw U.S. stocks fluctuate after the release of the Federal Reserve‘s March meeting minutes. Those minutes indicate a split in the Federal Open Market Committee’s membership over when the central bank would raise interest …

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Mark Enzweiler: CRN 5-Star Rating Validates Red Hat Channel Program Commitment

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 8, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — GovCon Executive reported Tuesday on Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) receiving top marks in CRN’s Partner Program Guide for 2015, its third five-star ranking on the annual list in as many years. “We’re thrilled that CRN has chosen to recognize Red …

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