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Weekly Roundup Nov 16 – Nov 20 2015: A Post-Paris Look at the Global Arms Trade & More

Weekly Roundup Nov 16 – Nov 20 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Investors made a sharp turn this week to defense and other government contracting stocks after the Friday Paris attacks in anticipation of increased activity in the global weapons market. The GovCon …

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Peace Corp Adopts IBM Talent Management Suite

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 16,  2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday on the U.S Peace Corps adotping IBM’s (NYSE: IBM) cloud-based talent management platform under contract with IBM company Kenexa. The talent suite helps fill the corps’ volunteer and recruit requirements worldwide using a software as a service platform with social and mobile components, IBM said …

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Weekly Roundup Sept 14 – Sept 18 2015: 2015 GovCon Award Nominations Are In, No Deal for ULA & more

Weekly Roundup Sept 14 – Sept 18 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The list of this year’s Greater Washington Government Contractor Award finalists came out this week and the category of companies with more than $300 million in annual revenue …

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Weekly Roundup Sept 7 – Sept 11 2015: PSC’s Impending Leadership Transition & more

Weekly Roundup Sept 7 – Sept 11 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson An association that represents the government services sector has previewed an impending leadership transition in the same year that the defense industry’s main trade group also announced its own change …

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Stan Soloway Announces Departure as PSC Lead

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 10, 2015 — Stan Soloway has announced his plans to step down as president and CEO of the Professional Services Council, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. Soloway has expanded the trade association in reach, membership breadth and mission scope since he began his tenure in 2001, Ellen Glover, …

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Weekly Roundup Aug 10 – Aug 14 2015

Weekly Roundup Aug 10 – Aug 14 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Second quarter earnings season has concluded for many GovCon firms and all five of the industry’s most notable U.S.-based identities reported results that surpassed Wall Street analyst forecasts. …

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IBM MaaS360 Mobile Device Manager Gets FedRAMP OK

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 14, 2015 — IBM’s (NYSE: IBM) MaaS360 platform for enterprise will soon be available in the federal marketplace following FedRAMP approval for government use, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. MaaS360 works as a secure productivity suite to support organizations’ mobile device management initiatives. About Executive Mosaic: Founded in 2002, Executive …

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IBM Gets FCC ATO for New Federal Cloud Service

TYSONS CORNER, VA June 29, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Friday on IBM (NYSE: IBM) receiving Federal Communications Commission approval to operate its new cloud services and Softlayer data centers for the federal sector. According to a Nextgov report, the authority to operate applies to two facilities designed to handle government data …

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Army Chooses IBM Hybrid Cloud to Power Logistics Systems Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 10, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday on the U.S. Army selecting IBM Hybrid Cloud to run its Logistics Support Activity, a data center military decision makers rely on for logistics intelligence and technical advice as they aim for on-time and proper material distribution and equipment …

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IBM GM Anne Altman Joins SPX Board of Directors

TYSONS CORNER, VA March 24, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — GovCon Executive reported Monday on 35-year IBM (NYSE: IBM) veteran Anne Altman’s appointment to the board of directors of SPX, a manufacturing and industrial equipment supplier based in Charlotte, North Carolina. Altman, general manager of the U.S. federal and government industries business …

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