Tag Archives: agile

Vencore Lands $96M EAGLE II IT Sustainment Order; Mac Curtis Comments

The Department of Homeland Security has awarded Vencore a five-year, $96 million task order to sustain information technology systems and applications for the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services agency. Vencore said Thursday it will support USCIS’ IT architecture, design, integration, delivery, testing and quality assurance activities under the Joint Engineering Teams–Sustainment  program. …

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Booz Allen Buys SPARC’s Software Development Services Business; Horacio Rozanski Comments

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has bought SPARC‘s software development services unit for an undisclosed amount in a push to help government customers address mission critical system challenges through agile methodology. The transaction is expected to be accretive on earnings and increase annual revenue of Booz Allen by $50 million during its …

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CA Technologies to Acquire Rally Software for $480M; Mike Gregoire Comments

CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) has agreed to buy Rally Software Development (NYSE: RALY) by the second quarter of CA’s 2016 fiscal year for $480 million in a deal that received unanimous approval from both companies’ respective boards of directors. CA said Wednesday the acquisition is part of its efforts to deliver accelerated software application …

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Agilex’s Roger Baker: Agile IT Systems Could Mean Positive Outcomes for Fed Programs

TYSONS CORNER, VA March 18, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday on Agilex Chief Strategy Officer Roger Baker’s thoughts on how agile information technology systems could help government can plan, deliver and manage programs on time and with positive outcomes. “No methodology is perfect and failures will still occur …

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Sujey Edward, Sheri Neely Named Salient VPs; Bill Parker Comments

Sujey Edward and Sheri Neely, respectively a former agile coach for federal agencies and a LIST Innovative Solutions veteran, have joined Salient Federal Solutions to serve as vice presidents. Edward will serve as VP of the company’s agile center of excellence and Neely will lead the company’s mission critical software development …

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