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Mike Leff, Chris Smith Take New VP Roles at AT&T’s Public Sector Group

Mike Leff, formerly vice president of strategy and operations at AT&T’s (NYSE: T) public sector organization, has been named VP of the telecommunications company’s defense business. Leff will directly report to Xavier Williams, president of AT&T’s public sector and wholesale solutions business, the company said Thursday. Leff is a two-decade public sector …

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ASRC Federal Subsidiary Lands Spot on US Forest Service Geospatial Support Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 29, 2017 — A subsidiary of ASRC Federal has secured a position on a potential $25 million contract with the Agriculture Department‘s U.S. Forest Service for geospatial support services, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. USDA said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Wednesday ASRC Federal Data Networx and another awardee will provide …

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SAIC Wins Spot on Potential $250M USDA Enterprise IT Support BPA; Bob Genter Comments

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has landed a spot on a potential five-year, $250 million blanket purchase agreement to provide information technology support services to the Agriculture Department. SAIC said Tuesday it will offer capital planning, enterprise architecture and security services intended to help USDA standardize IT applications and roadmaps across …

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Criterion Systems to Supply IT Staff to USDA Under $85M Alliant SB Task Order

Criterion Systems has secured an $85 million task order under the General Services Administration‘s Alliant Small Business contract vehicle to provide information technology support staff to the Agriculture Department‘s National Information Technology Center. The company said Tuesday it will supply 75 full-time personnel to help NITC as it operates USDA’s enterprise data centers in …

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ASRC Federal Secures $100M Contract for DHS Facility Operations Support; Mark Gray Comments

ASRC Federal‘s field services unit has received a potential $100 million contract to support operations at the Department of Homeland Security‘s Federal Law Enforcement Training Center and other ancillary support facilities located in Charleston, South Carolina. The company said Thursday the contract covers facility maintenance, student assistance and transportation services along with …

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Weekly Roundup March 13 – March 17, 2017: A Busy Week For the Trump Administration, GSA Successes & More

Weekly Roundup March 13 – March 17 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson It’s been a busy week for the Trump administration, with further federal budget alterations, official appointments and executive orders. The changes implemented by President Trump and his administration …

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PAE to Extend Operations, Maintenance Support at US Embassy in Kabul Under $71M Contract

PAE has secured a potential five-year, $71 million contract from the State Department‘s Bureau of Overseas Building Operations to provide continued support to the American Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan. The company said Wednesday that it will continue to help the State Department run and maintain the AEK facility as well as designated U.S. …

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USDA Picks Salesforce Service Cloud to Support Farm Service Agency Program; Dave Rey Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 2, 2017 — Salesforce (NYSE: CRM) will deploy the Salesforce Service Cloud at the Agriculture Department‘s Farm Service Agency to support a program that seeks to provide agency customers access to opportunities with USDA external partners, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday its cloud platform will facilitate knowledge sharing between …

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DLA Awards $252M in Retail Electricity Contracts to 5 Firms

Five companies have won two-year contracts worth up to $252.5 million combined for retail electricity and ancillary/incidental services to various U.S. federal departments and military branches. The Defense Logistics Agency‘s energy organization received eight offers for the contracts through a competitive procurement and the winning suppliers will perform work through Dec. 31, 2018, the Defense …

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Paul Smith: Red Hat Symposium to Highlight Role of Open Source on Government IT Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 13, 2016 —  Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) is set to host its annual symposium on Nov. 2 in Arlington, Virginia that aims to focus on the significance of open source technology on the digital modernization efforts of the government, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The 2016 Red Hat Government Symposium will feature breakout …

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