Tag Archives: cybersecurity

Forcepoint to Deliver Cyber & Cross-Domain Tech, Services to FBI; Sean Berg Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 2, 2019 — Forcepoint will perform work under a potential $23.5M blanket purchase agreement to provide cybersecurity and cross-domain technologies and services to the FBI, ExecutiveBiz reported March 21. The company said March 20 the five-year BPA covers the delivery of behavior-based software and hardware as …

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MuleSoft’s Shad Imam: APIs Could Offer Agencies Flexibility to Meet Customer Demands

Shad Imam, head of federal pre-sales at MuleSoft, has said agencies seeking to meet changing customer demands should advance connectivity using application programming interfaces. “APIs are quickly becoming core building blocks for digital transformation because they make systems easy to access and allow data to be decoupled from complex underlying …

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Booz Allen, Purdue to Explore Joint Cyber & Other National Security Projects

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 26, 2019 — Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) will collaborate with Purdue University in Indiana to establish methods designed to enable the U.S. government to address national security threats such as cyber attacks, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The university said Thursday it will work with the management …

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By Light Buys Phacil in IT Capability Expansion Push; Bob Donahue Quoted

By Light Professional IT Services has acquired government information technology services contractor Phacil for an undisclosed sum. Phacil’s “diversified IT capabilities across a wide customer base make it an excellent fit with our company, and will allow us to expand our offering to better serve our customers,” Bob Donahue, CEO and …

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Jim Garrettson, CEO of Executive Mosaic, Presents John Harris, CEO of Raytheon International and VP of Business Development of Raytheon, His Second Wash100 Award

Jim Garrettson, founder and CEO of Executive Mosaic, presented John Harris, CEO of Raytheon International and vice president of Business Development of Raytheon, with his second consecutive Wash100 Award on Wednesday. Executive Mosaic recognizes Harris for securing several major contracts for Raytheon and supporting projects in defense, civil government and …

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McAleese and Associates: DoD’s Ellen Lord Talks Software Development, Cybersecurity at Meeting

McAleese & Associates has released a report on key takeaways from the remarks of Ellen Lord, defense undersecretary for acquisition and sustainment, at a Defense Innovation Board meeting. Lord, a 2019 Wash100 recipient, discussed the need to bifurcate software development from hardware development and cited the Department of Defense’s effort to …

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Northrop Lands Spot on $982M Army Cyber, Electronic Warfare Support IDIQ

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has secured a spot on the U.S. Army’s potential $982M R4 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for cyber and electronic warfare capabilities. The service will use the R4 IDIQ contract to support cyber electromagnetic activities needed to build up the force’s lethality in non-kinetic combat engagements, Northrop said Wednesday. …

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Maryland Tech Council and Opus8 Hosting East Coast VentureCON on Thursday

The 2nd Annual ECVC – East Coast VentureCON event will take place at the Marymount University at Ballston Center in Arlington, Va. on Thursday, March 21st. Over 400 leading investors, VCs, CXOs and entrepreneurs will attend the premier annual conference for the nation’s top venture capitalists and investors on the …

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Clay Goldwein, VP of Consulting Services for CGI Federal, Announced as Panelist for Potomac Officers Club’s 3rd Annual Border Protection Innovations and Technology Forum

Clay Goldwein, the vice president of consulting services for CGI Federal, will be featured as a panelist during the Potomac Officers Club’s upcoming 3rd Annual Border Protection Innovations and Technology Forum on March 28th at the 2941 Restaurant in Falls Church, Va. During the forum GovCon leaders from the public …

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Robert Earl Johnson Named AECOM Business Dev’t, Cyber SVP; John Vollmer Quoted

Robert Earl Johnson, a retired Army Signal Corps colonel, has been promoted to senior vice president for business development and cyber electromagnetic initiatives at AECOM (NYSE: ACM). He will oversee the company’s work with Army Cyber Command and Cyber Center of Excellence at Fort Gordon in Georgia, the company said Wednesday. …

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