Tag Archives: Cisco Systems

Francisco Partners Closes Forcepoint Buy; Manny Rivelo Named Forcepoint CEO

Manny Rivelo CEO Forcepoint

Global investment firm Francisco Partners has announced the appointment of Manny Rivelo, a more than 30-year executive in security and information technology sectors, as the new CEO of Forcepoint in a string of executive appointments after it completed the acquisition of the cybersecurity platforms developer from Raytheon Technologies (NYSE: RTX).

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ArchIntel Releases Extended Competitive Intelligence Compendium

ArchIntel Competitive Intelligence Compendium

ArchIntel, a completely customized, human-intelligence powered daily briefing service, has released its latest compendium, “Know Your Competition” to expand the conversation and provide today’s business leaders with the first hand perspective of the competitive intelligence landscape through the eyes of its experts. Visit ArchIntel.com to read the full “Know Your Competition: A comprehensive compendium and insightful industry view through the eyes of executive CI experts” for yourself.

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Competitive Intelligence Spotlight #37: Cisco’s Dina Flynn on the Role CI Plays in Business Capture Process

Dina Flynn Federal Capture Director Cisco Systems

Dina Flynn, federal capture director at Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO), gave ArchIntel an in-depth perspective about competitive intelligence as a key part of the capture and pricing process, the use of Porter's model in market research, how to address interest bias in the analysis process. In the Q&A conversation, Flynn also offers insight on data collection in the government contracting space. This is the 37th in a series of interviews with CI and GovCon executives who share their insights about creating and sustaining a competitive advantage.

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Lucy Donahue Named By Light Chief Strategy Officer in Series of Exec Promotions

Lucy Donahue Chief Strategy Officer By Light

Lucy Donahue, a more than 20-year federal health care procurement industry leader, has been promoted to chief strategy officer of By Light Professional IT Services in a string of executive appointments aimed at furthering the company’s strategic growth efforts in the information technology industry in support of government and industry clients.

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Expert Panel Discusses IT Security, COVID-19 Changes, 5G During Potomac Officers Club’s Secure IT Modernization in Today’s Environment

Potomac Officers Club

On Wednesday, Potomac Officers Club (POC) hosted its latest virtual event, Secure IT Modernization in Today’s Environment, featuring a keynote address from Michael Mestrovich for the U.S. Department of State. If you missed the event, you can still register to watch the full event in Potomac Officers Club’s Event Archive.

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Mike Hanley, CISO of Cisco Systems, to Join Panel at Potomac Officers Club’s Secure IT Modernization in Today’s Environment Virtual Event

Mike Hanley CISO Cisco Systems

Mike Hanley, chief information security officer (CISO) of Cisco Systems, will participate in the expert panel during Potomac Officers Club’s Secure IT Modernization in Today’s Environment Virtual Event on August 26th. Click here to register for the Secure IT Modernization in Today’s Environment Virtual Event.

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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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