Tag Archives: data

GSA Seeks Ideas to Aggregate, Report Travel Data

The General Services Administration has asked industry to submit ideas for what tools and services the agency can use to aggregate and report information on travel spending into a single platform. Agencies collectively spend $15 billion per year on travel services and the government’s visibility into annual travel spend is …

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Jacobs to Help AF Integrate Commercial Technology, Manage Data

Jacobs Technology has won an $8, 527, 294 contract from the U.S. Air Force to help configure and manage data and integrate commercial off-the-shelf technology, among other engineering and technology acquisition support services. The cost-plus-fixed-fee and cost-reimbursable contract also includes a foreign military sales component for the company to travel internationally …

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SRA Building AF Aircraft Tracking System; George Batsakis Comments

SRA International has won a potential five-year, $29 million contract to help the U.S. Air Force build an information technology system for tracking aircraft parts, tools and support equipment. The Fairfax, Va.-based company will develop and integrate products aimed at automatically capturing, aggregating and transferring data on aircraft through machine-readable …

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Accenture To Update USDA Food Safety Data System; Ed Meehan Comments

FSIS is responsible for overseeing labeling and packaging of meat, poultry and egg products in the U.S. Ed Meehan, head of Accenture’s federal civilian agency portfolio, said the company will help FSIS protect the country’s food supply infrastructure. “Federal agencies are faced with the challenge of transforming and improving how …

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Mark Gerencser On Harnessing Big Data’s ‘Big Implications’ for Business

Harnessing big data offers companies the potential to use analytics to upgrade product and service lines, adapt to consumer needs and better understand the impact of their business decisions, Mark Gerencser writes in an upcoming issue of University of Maryland, University College’s Achiever magazine. But, big data’s “big implications” for business growth are …

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CSC Wins $103M NASA Computing, Data Support IDIQ

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has won a potential $103 million contract to provide NASA computing and technical services for the agency’s high-end computing program, NASA said Friday. The cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract’s performance period starts March 1 and ends Feb. 28, 2018. Under the contract, the company will support satellite …

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Vistronix Buys Geospatial Data Software Maker Technology Associates; Deepak Hathiramani Comments

Vistronix has acquired Stafford, Va.-based Technology Associates International Corp., a maker of geospatial and data visualization software for U.S. military and civilian agencies. Vistronix did not disclose terms of the deal and said 450 Technology Associates employees will join Vistronix. Deepak Hathiramani, chairman and CEO of Vistronix, said the company …

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Raytheon AF Early Warning Radar Contract Now $176M

Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) contract to help the Air Force design and build an early warning radar is now worth $176, 084, 507, the Defense Department announced Thursday. The company won a $50, 740, 744 modification to increase the contract value from its original value of $125, 343, 763 and exercise …

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CACI Completes Emergint Buy; Dan Allen, John Mengucci Comment

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has completed its acquisition of healthcare information technology firm Emergint Technologies for an undisclosed amount. CACI said it aims for the acquisition to help grow its presence in the healthcare IT market. President and CEO Dan Allen said Emergint brings established relationships with federal health organizations …

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CACI to Buy Health Data Analysis Firm; Dan Allen Comments

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has agreed to acquire the healthcare data integration and analysis provider Emergint Technologies, with the transaction expected to close Dec. 1. CACI did not disclose the terms of the deal in its release. CACI estimates Emergint’s 2012 revenue at around $42 million and expects the transaction …

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