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CACI Claims JIEDDO Deal; Paul Cofoni Comments

CACI (NYSE: CACI) won a $20 million task order contract to work on the the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization’s Strategic Plans and Policy Division and Command, Control Communications and Computer Systems Division. The deal includes new and continuing work for the firm and includes a base year with …

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CGI Federal Wins Spot on 10-Year IRS Deal

CGI Federal (NYSE: GIB) was selected by the IRS to work on its 10-year IT services ID/IQ vehicle TIPSS-4 ITS. The firm was one of 33 companies selected for the project. According to CGI, the firm will support for “a large spectrum of services concerning local microcomputer applications to large-scale …

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General Dynamics Lands on Army HR ID/IQ

General Dynamics IT (NYSE: GD) secured a spot on the Army’s HR Solutions Personnel Support Services ID/IQ contract.  The multiple award deal carries a five-year term if all options are exercised. The firm is one of 17 that will work on the contract. Under this contract, General Dynamics will focus …

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Boeing Takes Off with Air Force Contract

According to the Department of Defense, “Boeing (NYSE: BA) was awarded a $10, 227, 879 contract modification which will increase the ceiling on contract line item number (CLIN 0020 and CLIN 0021) and revise the statement of objectives for the Family of Advanced Beyond Line of Sight Terminals Program through …

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Northrop Grumman Bids for $800 Million Air Force Deal

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) submitted a bid for the Air Force’s Air and Space Operations Center modernization program. The deal carries a value exceeding $800 million over eight years. According to the firm, “the program is a weapon system modernization effort to integrate mission services into a common computing environment built …

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Pat Burke Discusses SRA’s New Cybersecurity Tool

SRA International (NYSE: SRX) is set to preview its new cybersecurity product, SRA Cyberlock, at RSA Conference 2011. The secure appliance allows for automation and expedition of malware behavior analysis and response. “Malware attacks have had a devastating impact on the security, profitability and credibility of businesses worldwide, ” SRA …

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Boeing Donates Film Proceeds to Charity

Boeing (NYSE: BA) surprised the Washington State Leadership & Assistance for Science Education Reform with a $26, 000 donation raised from the firm’s sponsorship of the IMAX firm “Legends of Flight.” “Boeing is delighted to be able to support this great organization in its effort to give teachers and principals …

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General Dynamics Pinpoints Navy Deal

According to the Department of Defense, “General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) is being awarded a $19, 046, 251 firm-fixed-price modification under a previously awarded contract (N00024-09-C-4417) for preparation and accomplishment of the fiscal 2011 dry-docking continuous maintenance availability of USS Alexandria (SSN 757).  The contractor will perform advance planning, design documentation, …

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Sapient Appoints New General Counsel

Sapient (NASDAQ: SAPE) named Joseph A. LaSala, Jr. to the role of senior vice president, general counsel and secretary. LaSala will handle the firm’s legal, commercial and regulatory affairs. “We’re excited to have Joe join the Sapient team, ” CEO Alan Herrick said. “Joe’s tremendous experience in consulting, technology and …

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ITT to Feature Offerings at Abu Dhabi Conference

ITT (NYSE: ITT) plans to discuess its ISR, tactical communications, electronic warfare and night vision capibilities at next week’s International Defence Exhibition and Conference in Abu Dhabi. “The Middle East is a critical growth market for ITT’s defense business, and we look forward to continuing to provide the best solutions …

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