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Alion to Boost Military ISR Capabilities via $769M Task Order Under OASIS Contract

Alion Science and Technology has secured a $769M task order under the General Services Administration’s One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services contract to boost the U.S. armed forces’ intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities. The company said Tuesday its work under the Joint Capability Embedded Technology Insertion and Integration task order …

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Engility Named Nonprofit’s Partner of the Year for Vet Hiring; Lynn Dugle Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 13, 2018 — Engility (NYSE: EGL) has received recognition as the Center for Cyber Safety and Education’s “Partner of the Year” for 2018 due to the company’s efforts to recruit military veterans for cybersecurity positions, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 11. The nonprofit charitable trust said Oct. 9 it previously worked …

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Symantec’s Chris Townsend: Agencies Should Advance Cyber Tech Interoperability Through Standardization

Chris Townsend, vice president of federal business at Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC), has said agencies should work with industry to standardize cyber tools used to secure networks, endpoints and data in order to facilitate information sharing with other platforms. “Reducing complexity through standardization can enhance protection at every level and support …

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Booz Allen Eyes 10-Year IT Workforce Expansion in Oklahoma

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 12, 2018 — Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) plans to expand its workforce in Oklahoma over the next 10 years in support of information technology and other areas of work with customers in the government, military and commercial sectors, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the …

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DCCA Secures $139M DoD Intell Systems Support Contract; David Bower Quoted

Data Computer Corp. of America has received a potential five-year, $138.9M contract to support the signals intelligence and cyber platforms of an undisclosed Defense Department intelligence customer. DCCA said Wednesday it will provide mission-critical DevOps modifications to suit an agile environment to support the DoD agency’s operations with the U.S. government and …

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CACI Lands $194M Task Order for IT Modernization Support Services; Ken Asbury Quoted

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has secured a potential three-year, $194M task order to deliver information technology management support services to the Department of Homeland Security’s Transportation Security Administration. The company said Tuesday it will modernize TSA’s enterprise IT infrastructure and cybersecurity posture, as well as provide assistance to 60K of …

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Novetta Reports $410M in 2018 Contract Wins Year-to-Date; Tiffanny Gates Quoted

Novetta closed third quarter having booked $410M in contract awards in 2018 and expects to close the year with a year-over-year increase of 49 percent in new contract work. The company said Monday one of its achievements this year was securing a spot on the U.S. Army’s potential $37.4B Responsive Strategic …

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Trustwave’s Bill Rucker: Strategic Partnerships Could Help Ensure Federal Network Security

Bill Rucker, president of Trustwave Government Solutions, has said government agencies should establish strategic partnerships and identify vulnerabilities in order to protect networks and counter cyber hackers. Rucker wrote that agencies should leverage their partnerships with managed service providers to gain access to threat intelligence amid the evolving threat landscape. “The …

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Northrop Preps for 2nd DreamPort Rapid Prototyping Event After Previous Win; Ginger Wierzbanowski Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 2, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) is planning to join a rapid prototyping challenge to be hosted by the U.S. Cyber Command-backed DreamPort cyber facility early this month following its win in the previous event in September, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 5. The company said Oct. …

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Northrop Lands $55M Contract for Unified Military Cyber System Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 31, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will continue its work to develop a joint cybersecurity system for the military under a potential $54.6M contract from the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday Northrop Grumman Systems will also work to integrate, field and …

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