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Mitre to Use Open Source Tool for Cyber Evaluations on 8 Companies

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 20, 2018 — Mitre will deploy an open source tool to assess the cybersecurity capabilities of eight companies and subsequently release findings in October as part of an initiative by the nonprofit research organization, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Washington Business Journal reported Tuesday that Mitre will utilize …

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Raytheon’s Dave Wajsgras Joins Va. Officials to Talk Cybersecurity, Honor NCCDC Champions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 20, 2018 — Dave Wajsgras, president of the intelligence, information and services business at Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), participated in a discussion with Virginia state officials earlier this month about cybersecurity and opportunities for training in the field, ExecutiveBiz reported July 13. The event, which was held …

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Report: CGI Federal Lands $530M Cyber Task Order Under CDM DEFEND

CGI’s (NYSE: GIB) federal business has received a potential $530 million task order to provide cybersecurity services to federal agencies under the next iteration of the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program, MeriTalk reported Tuesday. The task order awarded under the CDM Dynamic and Evolving Federal Enterprise Network Defense acquisition strategy covers support …

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Battelle, MRIGlobal, SwRI to Provide CBRN Defense Lab Services Under Potential $28B DoD Contract

The U.S. Air Force has awarded three nonprofit organizations positions on the unrestricted full and open portion of a potential $28 billion contract vehicle for research and development support services to the Pentagon’s Defense Technical Information Center. Battelle, MRIGLobal and Southwest Research Institute will vie for task orders to provide chemical, …

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Todd Probert: Raytheon to Present Aircraft Cyber Capabilities at Farnborough Airshow

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 12, 2018 — Todd Probert, vice president of mission support and modernization for Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) intelligence, information and services business, has previewed the company’s cyber-focused exhibit at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow in the U.K., ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Probert said in a report published Monday the company …

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L3 to Buy Cyber Firms Linchpin Labs, Azimuth Security for $200M; Christopher Kubasik Comments

L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) has agreed to purchase information security firms Linchpin Labs and Azimuth Security for approximately $200 million combined in a push to develop synergies for future growth and build up its cyber, surveillance and intelligence collection capabilities. L3 said Wednesday the acquired companies will operate as L3 …

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Lockheed Seeks Cyber Capabilities to Reinforce Aircraft Products, Processes Via Guardtime Federal Alliance

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 11, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has expanded its alliance with Guardtime Federal to equip the Fort Worth, Texas-based aerospace and defense contractor’s aircraft systems and processes with cyber and data integrity measures as part of efforts to address the threat of data manipulation, ExecutiveBiz reported …

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Hortonworks, PSSC Labs Bundle HPC Tech With Cybersecurity Appliance; Shaun Bierweiler Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 6, 2018 — Hortonworks (Nasdaq: HDP) has collaborated with PSSC Labs to build a high-performance computing technology to support the Hortonworks Cybersecurity Platform, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. PSSC Labs said June 28 the CyberRax Cybersecurity Appliance works to deliver high-speed ingestion, real-time processing and alert summaries based on cybersecurity data to provide …

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Dell EMC’s Steve Harris: IT Transformation Calls for Agencies to Develop Strategic Plan, Understand Multi-Cloud Strategy

Steve Harris, senior vice president and general manager of Dell EMC’s federal business, has said government agencies seeking to transform their information technology infrastructure should determine services and applications that meet their mission-critical needs as well as develop a multi-year strategic plan. Harris wrote that such a plan would help …

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CA Selects DLT as Partner for Software Distribution in Government Market

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 2, 2018 — CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) has picked DLT Solutions as a “tier one” partner and distributor of its entire portfolio of big data, analytics, data science, cybersecurity, cloud, application life cycle, information technology management, mobility and virtualization products and services to the public sector, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. …

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