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CACI Lands Task Order to Help Centcom Counter Narco-Terrorism; Ken Asbury Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 22, 2016 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will continue to provide support for U.S. Central Command‘s efforts to counter narco-terrorism under a multimillion-dollar task order from the U.S. Army, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the task order was awarded under the Rapid Response 3rd Generation contract vehicle and …

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IBM, George Washington University Partner on Cyber & Homeland Security Task Forces

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 1, 2016 — IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) Center for the Business of Government has partnered with George Washington University’s Center for Cyber and Homeland Security to set up four task forces that work to support relevant policy research and analysis efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. John Lainhart and Christopher …

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SAP NS2’s Mark Testoni: Counterterror Agencies Look to Digital Evidence in Investigations

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 30, 2016 — Mark Testoni, CEO of SAP‘s (NYSE: SAP) national security services business, has said law enforcement agencies have started to use digital evidence identification tools in investigations of terrorist activity, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Testoni, an inductee into Executive Mosaic‘s Wash100 for 2016, told CNBC in …

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State Dept OKs $700M Sale of F-16 Aircraft, Logistics Support to Pakistan

The State Department has given Pakistan the go-ahead to buy eight F-16 Block 52 planes, related equipment and logistics support from the U.S. government under a potential $699.04 million foreign military sales agreement. Pakistan will use the additional fighter jets to support counterterrorism and counterinsurgency operations, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency …

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Report: India Plans $2B Purchase of 100 General Atomics Armed, Surveillance Drones

India plans to buy 100 General Atomics-built unmanned aerial vehicles worth $2 billion to support internal security and counterterrorism efforts and to help counter Chinese incursions into the country’s territory, PTI reported Tuesday. The news agency said industry sources have indicated India’s interest in both the armed Avenger drones and the …

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State Dept Clears Spain’s $243M General Atomics Reaper UAV Purchase

The State Department has approved Spain’s request to purchase four General Atomics-built Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles and associated equipment from the U.S. under a $243 million foreign military sale. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Tuesday the order also includes 20 positioning and guidance units, two mobile ground control stations, five Multi-Spectral Targeting Systems and five Lynx …

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PAE Signs Deal to Buy A-T Solutions in Nat’l Security Growth Push; John Heller Comments

Arlington, Va.-based infrastructure and logistics services contractor PAE has agreed to purchase counterterrorism services provider A‑T Solutions from owners CI Capital and CoVant for an undisclosed sum. PAE said Thursday it expects to close the transaction, which is subject to regulatory approvals,  by the end of May and intends to build up its …

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Joe Demarest is Wash100 Inductee for Federal Cyber Leadership

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 11, 2015 – Joe Demarest, assistant director for cyber at the FBI, has been elected into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 list of the most influential leaders in GovCon for his leadership in federal cyber. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector leaders selected …

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Leidos Awarded 2nd Option on Navy Counterterrorism, Force Protection Contract

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received a $33.9 million contract modification to continue helping the U.S. Navy sustain the military branch’s ashore equipment for anti-terrorism and force protection activities. The Navy awarded Leidos the second option year under an AT/FP ashore global sustainment contract, increasing the total contract value to approximately …

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Navy Awards 6 Spots on $100M Biometrics Services IDIQ

Six companies have won positions on a potential three-year, $99.4 million contract for biometric support services such as research and development and investigation work to the U.S. Navy. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic in Charleston, S.C. received nine offers for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, the Defense Department said Thursday. …

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