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GSA Solicits Bids for DoD’s Potential $8B DEOS Cloud Contract

The General Services Administration issued Friday a request for proposals for a potential 10-year, $8B contract to provide an enterprise cloud computing service for the Department of Defense, Nextgov reported Tuesday. The Defense Enterprise Office Solutions contract seeks cloud-based applications and services designed to provide communication, productivity and collaboration capabilities to …

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Boeing Unveils New Computing & Networks Org, Names Charles Toups Lead

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has launched a new organization to build communications and computing platforms for government and commercial aerospace applications. Charles Toups, formerly vice president and general manager of Boeing’s research and technology unit, will lead the Disruptive Computing and Networks organization that will operate in Southern California as part …

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Stu Shea: Peraton Buys SRI in Communications Portfolio Expansion Push

Herndon, Va.-based communications and technology services contractor Peraton has acquired communications infrastructure developer Strategic Resources International for an undisclosed sum. “The addition of SRI to the Peraton portfolio adds an important complement to our communications offerings through their extensive portfolio of telecommunications assets in the areas of mobile, [internet protocol] …

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Cubic Unit to Perform Comms R&D Under Air Force Contract; Mike Twyman Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 5, 2018 — The U.S. Air Force has awarded a Cubic (NYSE: CUB) business unit a spot on a potential 10-year, $496 million contract to study and develop communication technologies, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said March 29 Cubic Mission Solutions will deliver research, development, test and …

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Inmarsat SVP Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch Underscores Communication’s Role in Military Missions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 26, 2018 — Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, senior vice president of government strategy and policy for Inmarsat Government,  highlighted at the Satellite 2018 conference that communication is the “ultimate force multiplier” as it supports all missions that take place in the U.S. military, ExecutiveBiz reported. National Defense Magazine reported that Cowen-Hirsch …

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New Avaya Office Targets Bahrain’s Talent as Industry Gears for Digital Transformation

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 22, 2017 — Avaya will work to support the digital transformation efforts in Bahrain through the delivery of communication and collaboration tools at its newly opened office in the country, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Tuesday the expansion to Bahrain is part of its effort to establish …

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Unisys’ PV Puvvada: Governance, Comms & Collaboration to Support Agency FITARA Compliance Efforts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 3, 2017 — PV Puvvada, president of Unisys’ (NYSE: UIS) federal systems business, has urged federal agencies to conduct a reassessment of their information technology governance frameworks to drive modernization efforts under the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Puvvada, an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 for 2017, wrote in …

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L-3 Unveils New Name & Rebranding to Reflect Technology Strategy Shift

L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) will transition to the new name of L3 Technologies on Dec. 31 in an effort to reflect the New York City-based defense contractor’s repositioning as a provider of technology products. The company will also transition its portal to the new address L3T.com and update the corporate logo while its New …

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Polycom Unified Comms Platform to Support Spanish Defense Ministry Connectivity

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 15, 2016 — The Spanish defense ministry has deployed Polycom‘s (Nasdaq: PLCM) unified communications technology to support constant contact between the country’s defense and military headquarters, its armed forces and NATO, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Nov. 3 its RealPresence Platform will also work to aid Spain’s …

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DLA Taps Agfa Healthcare for Potential $768M Medical Imaging Tech Contract

Agfa Healthcare has won a potential 10-year, $768 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to supply digital imaging network-picture archive communication systems to the U.S. military. The Defense Department said Friday DLA Troop Support received seven offers for the procurement effort and will fund the contract with the agency’s fiscal year 2016 through fiscal 2026 …

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