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Mike Barthlow Joins Cubic as C4ISR Strategy VP; Mike Twyman Comments

Mike Barthlow, formerly executive vice president and chief strategy officer of Iris Technology, has joined Cubic‘s (NYSE: CUB) defense applications business as vice president of C4ISR strategy and business development. The company said Thursday Barthlow will oversee the segment’s market expansion and partnerships and support its secure communications portfolio through the recently acquired DTECH Labs. …

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November 20 Market Close: GovCon Index Stays Flat, US Stocks Rise

The GovCon Index recorded a nominal increase Thursday to close at 69.118 — 0.005 percent up from Wednesday. Bloomberg reported that energy and small-cap shares drove gains across the U.S. stock market Tuesday, increases that offset investors’ worries over weak growth worldwide. A purchasing managers’ index for factories and services activity in the Eurozone reached its lowest …

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General Dynamics Shuffles Marine Systems Leadership Team; John Casey Comments

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has reorganized the responsibilities of its executive team for its subsidiaries within the marine systems business group. Jeffrey Geiger, president of Bath Iron Works, will move into the same position in the Electric Boat subsidiary and succeed the retiring Kevin Poitras on Nov. 4, General Dynamics …

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Lee Vorthman Promoted to NetApp US Public Sector Civilian Agencies CTO

Lee Vorthman, a 16-year technology industry veteran, has confirmed to GovCon Wire that he has been promoted to chief technology officer for federal civilian agencies at NetApp’s (NASDAQ: NTAP) U.S. public sector. In his new role, he will work to establish the technical direction and overall strategy for the company’s …

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Leonard Kennedy Joins Neustar as SVP, General Counsel; Lisa Hook Comments

Leonard Kennedy, a former general counsel and chief government affairs officer at Sprint Nextel, has joined Neustar as senior vice president and general counsel. The appointment takes effect May 13 and he will oversee Neustar’s legal and external affairs efforts such as public policy and government relations, Neustar said Thursday. …

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SAIC 3Q Revenue Up 3%, Health Segment Up 2%; John Jumper Comments

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) has announced financial results for its third quarter of fiscal year 2013, ended Oct. 31, 2012. The McLean, Va.-based defense contractor reported a 3 percent revenue increase from the prior year period, recording $2.87 billion for the most recent quarter compared to $2.79 billion …

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June GovCon M&A Activity Recap

Specialty cybersecurity and business analytics companies were in demand in the GovCon acquisition market in June, as a ship repair company acquisition, a spin-off and a major in-house merger capped the M&A landscape. Here are the ten deals GovCon wire covered in June. ITT Exelis acquired Space Computer Corp., a …

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General Dynamics Closes Purchase of Norfolk Ship Repair Company

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has completed its acquisition of East Coast surface-ship repair company Metro Machine Corp., which provides support to the U.S. Navy fleet in Norfolk, Va. The amount of the cash transaction has not been disclosed. The company will be integrated into San Diego-based General Dynamics NASSCO, a prime contractor …

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Raytheon, General Dynamics, Others Team to Pursue AF Space Work

Raytheon’s (NYSE: RTN) Technical Services Company is partnering with General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), ASRC Aerospace Corporation, ARES Corporation, Schafer Corporation and World Technical Services Incorporated to create integrated operations support for the Air Force’s space community. According to the firm, “as experts in developing and delivering range operations customized engineering …

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NetWitness Secures Investment

NetWitness Corporation has announced today that it has received an investment from growth equity investor Summit Partners. The investment will be used to fund additional technology acquisitions and other strategic initiatives associated the firm’s network security technology. “At Summit Partners, we’ve been investing for 25 years in profitable and innovative …

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