Tag Archives: analytics

HPE to Buy Silicon Graphics International for $275M in Big Data Analytics, HPC Market Push

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) has agreed to purchase Milpitas, California-based high-performance computing platforms provider Silicon Graphics International (Nasdaq: SGI) for approximately $275 million cash in a push to expand its footprint in the HPC and big data analytics markets. SGI said Thursday the price of the transaction is $7.75 …

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PlanetRisk Seeks to Expand Analytics Tools Suite Through Analytic Strategies Buy

McLean, Virginia-based analytics firm PlanetRisk has purchased service-disabled, veteran-owned small business Analytic Strategies for an undisclosed sum in an effort to expand its suite of analytics platforms. Randy Wimmer, founder and CEO of Analytic Strategies, will sit on PlanetRisk’s board of directors and serve as a strategic adviser to PlanetRisk …

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Leidos Views Doubled Scale in Lockheed IS&GS Merger as Buffer to Agency Spending Shifts

Leidos Holdings‘ (NYSE: LDOS) impending merger with the information systems and global solutions segment of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) seeks to both diversify customer mix and lower risk to potential spending downturns in fewer market areas for the future combined company, Leidos CEO Roger Krone told investors at the New York Stock Exchange Monday. Reston, Virginia-based Leidos expects 2017 …

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Deloitte, Cray Offer Cyber Reconnaissance and Analytics Service for Gov’t

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 21, 2016 — Deloitte has partnered with Cray to offer a cyber analytics service for government agencies that works to generate threat intelligence for the discovery, analysis and response to cyber threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The subscription-based Cyber Reconnaissance and Analytics service utilizes Cray’s Urika-GX analytics platform and …

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BAE to Develop Machine Learning Tech to Support USAF Space Situational Awareness

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2016 — BAE Systems has received a $9.4 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to develop and integrate a machine learning tool that works to support space situational awareness efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday BAE Systems Inc. will also utilize analytics, high-performance computing and …

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Arlington Capital Partners Buys Analytics, Cloud Platforms Provider EOIR Technologies; Michael Lustbader Comments

Washington-based private equity firm Arlington Capital Partners has purchased Fredericksburg, Virginia-based big data analytics and cloud platforms provider EOIR Technologies for an undisclosed sum. Former EOIR Chief Operating Officer Peter Cannito will lead the company as CEO under the new ownership, Arlington Capital said Friday. Michael Lustbader, a managing partner at Arlington Capital, …

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Philip Jaurigue, Glen Ives, Dennis DePriest Take New Leadership Roles at Sabre

Philip Jaurigue, Glen Ives and Dennis DePriest have taken on new roles at Warrington, Pennsylvania-based professional services company Sabre Systems Inc. in a restructuring move intended to step up operational outcomes for employees, customer and business partners. Sabre said Wednesday Jaurigue, president and CEO, will move into the new role as chairman …

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Neustar to Split In Two Independent Companies

Sterling, Virginia-based technology and analytics services provider Neustar (NYSE: NSR) will divide into two independent, publicly-traded companies with an intended timeline of one year to completion via a spinoff intended as tax-free. Neustar said Tuesday the two separate businesses will be one focused on information services with $470 million in 2015 …

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Iron Mountain: Agencies Should Address Skills Gap in Federal Info Management

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 7, 2016 — Iron Mountain (NYSE: IRM) has found that federal information management professionals anticipate increased demand for skills in information security, data quality management and analytics within the next five years, Executive Gov reported Friday. The company said Wednesday its survey of 200 relevant government personnel also …

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CGI to Provide Software for State Debt Recovery Efforts in Australia

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 31, 2016 — CGI (NYSE: GIB) will deploy a debt recovery software to support the state government of Queensland in Australia under an estimated $42.5 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday its Collections360 platform will utilize analytics and automation technology to support the efforts of Queensland’s state penalties …

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