Tag: competition

GSA Eyes Consumption-Based Approach to Cloud Procurement; Jeff Koses QuotedNews

GSA Eyes Consumption-Based Approach to Cloud Procurement; Jeff Koses Quoted

The General Services Administration issued in May its second draft policy that would allow federal agencies to buy commercial cloud
Jerry McGinn: Federal Government Should Maintain ‘Steady as She Goes’ Approach for Defense M&A PolicyGovCon Expert

Jerry McGinn: Federal Government Should Maintain ‘Steady as She Goes’ Approach for Defense M&A Policy

Jerry McGinn, executive director of the Center for Government Contracting at George Mason University’s School of Business, wrote in a
Roger Krone: Leidos Eyes ‘Complementary Acquisitions’ to Continue Growth PushM&A Activity

Roger Krone: Leidos Eyes ‘Complementary Acquisitions’ to Continue Growth Push

Roger Krone, chairman and CEO of Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) and 2021 Wash100 awardee, said the company wants to continue pursuing
Air Force Issues Presolicitation for Potential $953M Air Base Air Defense IDIQContract Awards

Air Force Issues Presolicitation for Potential $953M Air Base Air Defense IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force plans to launch a competition for a potential $953M single-award contract to support the integration, maintenance…
Proposed UTC-Raytheon Merger Gets DOJ Antitrust Clearance With Divestiture RequirementM&A Activity

Proposed UTC-Raytheon Merger Gets DOJ Antitrust Clearance With Divestiture Requirement

The Department of Justice has given United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) an antitrust approval to proceed with their proposed merger through…
European Commission OKs UTC-Raytheon MergerM&A Activity

European Commission OKs UTC-Raytheon Merger

The European Commission approved United Technologies Corp.’s (NYSE: UTX) planned $121B merger with Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), Reuters reported Friday.
Ellen Lord: DoD Sees ‘No Major Concerns’ With Proposed Raytheon-UTC MergerM&A Activity

Ellen Lord: DoD Sees ‘No Major Concerns’ With Proposed Raytheon-UTC Merger

Ellen Lord, defense undersecretary for acquisition and sustainment and a 2019 Wash100 winner, said the Department of Defense sees “no…

SAIC, NGA to Hold Competition for Mobile Apps Designed to Support DoD

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 20, 2019 — Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) will collaborate with the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
Johns Hopkins APL Tops IARPA Forecasting Challenge on Geopolitical IssuesPress Releases

Johns Hopkins APL Tops IARPA Forecasting Challenge on Geopolitical Issues

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 12, 2018 — A group from Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has won a seven-month competition organized
PwC: Aerospace, Defense Sector Recorded $5.9B in Q3 2018 M&A Deal ValueFinancial Report

PwC: Aerospace, Defense Sector Recorded $5.9B in Q3 2018 M&A Deal Value

A new PwC report says the total value of mergers and acquisitions in the global aerospace and defense industry was $5.9B in