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Gene Colabatistto: CAE Extends Global Defense Reach With $102M in 3Q Military Training Deals

CAE (NYSE: CAE) won approximately $102 million in contract awards during the third quarter of its 2014 fiscal year, covering flight simulation technology and related services to U.S. and international defense customers. Those deaks include a potential $30 million contract to support the U.S. Navy‘s T44-C pilot training program, CAE …

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Paul Dillahay: Lockheed, ASRC Federal Subsidiary Form Civil Space Team

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has awarded a potential three-year, $50 million subcontract to an ASRC Federal subsidiary for civil space support services. ASRC Federal Space and Defense will provide engineering and technical support services to Lockheed Martin for work supporting agencies such as NASA and the U.S. Air Force, ASRC Federal announced Tuesday. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity …

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David DeWalt: FireEye Looks to Increase Speed of Innovation, Solution Delivery with $1B Purchase of Computer Forensics Firm Mandiant

FireEye Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE) has purchased computer forensics provider Mandiant Corp. for $1.05 billion in cash and stock, Reuters reported Thursday. Jim Finkle writes the acquisition will serve to combine both companies’ cybersecurity technologies and founder Kevin Mandiant and Mandiant’s forensics personnel  will join FireEye. “Organizations today are faced with …

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John Keese: CTC Uses Autonomic Resources Service to Gain FedRAMP OK

Concurrent Technologies Corp. has received a provisional authority-to-operate from the FedRAMP Joint Authorization Board by using an Autonomic Resources infrastructure-as-a-service tool. CTC leveraged Autonomic Resources’ ARC-P cloud service for the FedRAMP’s Re-Platforming initiative that aims to help information technology vendors gain the highest ATO possible, the companies said Tuesday. John Keese, …

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Harry Martin: Intelligent Decisions Taps Wells Fargo Supply Chain Group in Liquidity, Strategic Initiatives Push

Intelligent Decisions has opened a $75 million credit facility with Wells Fargo Capital Finance to fund the information technology contractor’s purchasing and growth plans, the ABL Advisor reported Nov. 21. “We are pleased to work with Wells Fargo Capital Finance on this credit facility, ” said Harry Martin, president and …

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Noblis Wins $65M SSA Technical Support BPA Spot; Don Schaefer Comments

Noblis has won a prime position on a potential $65 million blanket purchase agreement covering information technology support services to the Social Security Administration. The nonprofit organization will compete to perform IT-related planning, management, advisory and business support work under the potential five-year BPA, Noblis said Dec. 13. Don Schaefer, Noblis …

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David Wolf, Fiona Barshow Named DNC Federal Civilian VPs

David Wolf, a 20-year project management veteran, has been appointed to serve as vice president of federal civilian programs at Data Networks Corp. Wolf will be responsible for executing business programs and growth strategies and overseeing customer satisfaction in federal civilian markets, DNC said. DNC says Wolf holds two decades …

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Textron to Buy Beechcraft Corp. for $1.4B Cash; Scott Donnelly Comments

Textron (NYSE: TXT) has struck a deal to acquire all outstanding shares of the parent company of business and military aircraft manufacturer Beechcraft Corp. for $1.4 billion cash. Textron expects the Beech Holdings LLC purchase to close in the first half of 2014, pending regulatory approvals, and will will finance …

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Harris Wins $149M to Deploy Tactical Radios for Militaries in Australia, Middle East; Brendan O’Connell Comments

Harris Corp.’s (NYSE: HRS) RF Communications business has won two contracts worth up to a combined $149 million to supply multiband radios to the Australian department of defense and an unspecified Middle East nation. The radio communications provider will deploy radios from the company’s Falcon line to support Australia’s Joint …

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Seagate to Buy Xyratex, Operate Enterprise Data Storage & Computing Tech as Standalone Entitity; Dave Mosley Comments

Seagate has agreed to a deal to acquire Xyratex in an effort to strengthen the supply and manufacturing chain for the hard disk drives it produces, the two companies said in a joint release Monday. Xyratex creates testing systems for hard disk drives (HDD), and Dave Mosley, president of operations …

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