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Weekly Roundup: DoD Awards $7.6B Cloud BPA to General Dynamics IT, Kevin Samuelson Becomes CEO of Infor, Multiple Contract Awards & Weekly Top 10 Stories

The Department of Defense (DoD) and the General Services Administration (GSA) awarded General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) a potential 10-year, $7.6B blanket purchase agreement on Thursday to replace legacy DoD IT office applications with a standard cloud-based platform across the U.S. military.  GDIT secured the Defense Enterprise Office Solutions (DEOS) …

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Cisco to Acquire Cloud Networking Firm Meraki for $1.2B; Rob Soderbery Comments

Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) announced Sunday that it will buy San Francisco-based Meraki Inc. for $1.2 billion to expand its cloud computing solutions for customers, according to an Associated Press article. Meraki CEO Sanjit Biswas is expected to lead Cisco’s new cloud networking group that will be formed as a …

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Cisco Reports 18% Revenue Increase in Latest Quarter; John Chambers Comments

Cisco Systems Inc. said Tuesday that its earnings rose 18 percent in the latest quarter as large U.S. companies began investing in big-ticket networking gear again. According to an Associated Press article, orders rose 9 percent from last year, but the federal government and European customers continued to hold back. …

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