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Harris $331M FAA DataComm Team Includes ARINC, Thales, Washington Consulting; John O’Sullivan Comments

A Harris Corp.-led team has won a $331 million contract to provide the Federal Aviation Administration integration and engineering work for air traffic control communications, the company and the FAA both announced Thursday. Team members for the seven-year contract include ARINC, Thales and Washington Consulting Inc., a subsidiary of Alion …

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ICF Names Former CDC Exec Lewis Berman to Grow Public Health Leadership

ICF International has appointed Lewis Berman, formerly deputy director of a Centers for Disease Control survey, a vice president for the company’s health area. The company said it appointed him to grow its expertise in public health, data capture, epidemiologic health study and operations and survey research. At CDC, he …

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Navy Hands Down $780M for Data Products Instruction, Development

The U.S. Navy has awarded a potential $780 million contract for acquisition and life-cycle support of training data products, the Defense Department announced Friday. Contractors will compete for task orders to carry out an instructional systems development process involving analysis, design, development, implementation, evaluation, sustainment and delivery of products. Awardees …

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CSC’s Maricom Wins Potential $105M Award for CMS Data Services

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has awarded Maricom Systems, owned by Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), a potential $105 million contract to provide enterprise data services, CSC announced Tuesday. CSC said the contract has one base year and five option years. Maricom will provide CMS: master data management …

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Sotera Completes Purchase of Potomac Fusion, Developer of Cloud, ISR Solutions

Sotera Defense Solutions completed its acquisition of Potomac Fusion Inc. on Friday, according to a company announcement. Sotera announced on Dec. 1 it had agreed to acquire the Chantilly, Va.-based company, a developer of information solutions for defense and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) systems that operate in cloud computing environments. Sotera President …

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DHS Accepting Proposals for $3B FirstSource II Contract

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has released a draft request for proposals for the FirstSource II program,  a seven-year $3 billion program. The original FirstSource program launched in 2005 and is set to expire in 2012. The draft RFP says DHS officials will be required to use the FirstSource vehicle before looking to …

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General Dynamics to Improve Bandwidth Carrier for Military Tactical Network

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) C4 systems business unit has won a potential $64.5 million contract to add capabilities to the wideband network waveform, which provides the bandwidth necessary to move large amounts of data through the military’s tactical network. The company will provide software support and maintenance to improve WNW’s reliability and performance. Planned …

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Rockwell Collins, BAE JV to Provide Data Network Terminals to U.S., Coalition Forces

Data Link Solutions,  a Rockwell Collins (NYSE: ROC) and BAE Systems joint venture, has won a $24 million U.S. Navy Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command contract. The companies will provide tactical data exchange network terminals to U.S. and coalition forces. The link 16 terminals are jam-resistant and crypto-secured to provide real-time data communications, situational awareness, navigation and digital …

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Lockheed to Upgrade Infrastructure for DoD, Coalition Partner Intelligence Network

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a contract to upgrade the infrastructure that allows the U.S. Defense Department to share intelligence data with coalition partners and other federal agencies. The company will provide the distributed common ground system multi-service execution team office with an upgrade the DCGS’ integration backbone. DCGS distributes intelligence from manned …

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Lockheed to Provide IT Architecture and Data Services on $26M Army IDIQ Order

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) information systems and global solutions has won a $26.1 million U.S. Army contract for a variety of new enterprise architecture services. The company will develop and integrate operational architecture, manage data and support data visualization for the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command. The award is under the ITES-2 contract vehicle and has one base …

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