Tag Archives: Defense Acquisition

SOCOM Selects 46 Firms for $950M Core Support Services IDIQ

U.S. Special Operations Command has awarded 46 companies spots on a potential $950M contract for core services in support of USSOCOM’s domestic and international enterprise requirements. The Department of Defense said Friday the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract includes knowledge-based services and subject matter expertise in support of engineering, training, education, program management, professional and technical requirements.

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ANSER Acquires CBRN Defense Support Provider DXT; Carmen Spencer Quoted

Analytic Services has purchased Domain X Technologies for an undisclosed sum in a push to broaden its footprint in modeling and simulation, software engineering and defense acquisition. “The acquisition of DXT gives us greater depth and breadth of data and information analysis particularly with regard to modeling and simulation as it is …

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American Systems Extends Engineering Support to DoD Office; Peter Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 6, 2016 — American Systems has secured a potential $52 million contract from Washington Headquarters Services to provide the Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Developmental Test and Evaluation professional engineering services, ExecutiveBiz said Friday. The company said it will help manage, review and evaluate close …

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IBM’s Jimmy Norcross, Dan Chenok: Better Buying Power to Drive Agile Acquisition at DoD

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 18,  2015 — IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) Center for the Business of Government has released a report that seeks to advance the Defense Department‘s Better Buying Power program to facilitate agile acquisition, Executive Gov reported Nov. 11. Jimmy Norcross, vice president of IBM’s defense and intelligence business, …

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Wood Parker on Ken Krieg’s Decision to Join TASC

Ken Krieg has joined the Board of Advisors of TASC. Krieg is the former under secretary of defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics. “Our Board of Advisors holds deep expertise in the areas critical to TASC’s continued growth, ” said Wood Parker, president and CEO of TASC.  “Ken’s experience in …

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