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Riptide Wins $103M Contract to Help Army Update Computer Generated Forces Platform

Riptide Software has won a potential six-year, $103.2M contract to help the U.S. Army update a computer generated forces technology designed to simulate missions, control processes and systems from an individual military platform and combatant. Army Contracting Command received three bids for the One Semi-Automated Forces support program and the military …

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SAIC Board to Add Engility Directors David Kerko & Katharina McFarland

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 6, 2018 — Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has lined up Engility (NYSE: EGL) Board Members David Kerko and Katharina McFarland to join its own board of directors once the companies’ $2.5B acquisition deal is finalized next year, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. SAIC said Tuesday the appointment …

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IAP Lands $77M Navy Contract Modification for C2 Aircraft Logistics Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 4, 2018 — IAP Worldwide Services will provide maintenance and logistics services in support of the U.S. Navy‘s E-6B Mercury command-and-control aircraft under a potential $76.8M contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Defense Department said Thursday the modification exercises the third option year on a previously awarded contract for support …

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McAleese & Associates: Military, Gov’t Leaders Discuss Defense Tech Priorities at Reagan Forum

A new McAleese & Associates report says several government and military leaders discussed some of the Pentagon’s technology priorities at the Reagan National Defense Forum in California. Ellen Lord, defense undersecretary for acquisition and sustainment, talked about cybersecurity and the need for strong cyber defenses to counter threats posed by China, including …

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ForeScout’s Niels Jensen: Agencies Should Close Visibility Gap to Ensure Internet of Things Security

Niels Jensen, senior vice president of Americas sales at ForeScout Technologies (Nasdaq: FSCT), has said federal agencies should have visibility of their internet-of-things-based devices in order to protect their network infrastructure from cyber threats. He wrote that information technology administrators at agencies should deploy tools designed to detect and implement …

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Navy Hands Down Potential $50B SeaPort Next Generation Contract

The U.S. Navy has awarded spots on a potential 10-year, $50B contract vehicle to 1,870 businesses for project management and engineering support services. Each contractor has an opportunity to compete for individual task orders across 23 functional areas under the SeaPort Next Generation indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Monday. DoD estimates …

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10 Firms Awarded Spots on $962M Navy Cyber Mission Engineering Support IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded 10 companies positions on a potential $962M multiple-award contract to provide cyber mission engineering and information warfare support services across air, ground, maritime, cyber and space domains. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has a five-year base term worth approximately $898M and extension options for two years and …

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Fortinet Gets Certification for More Security Offerings on DoDIN Approved Products List; Bob Fortna Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 30, 2018 — Fortinet (Nasdaq: FTNT) has received certification for the inclusion of additional Fortinet Security Fabric offerings in the Defense Department‘s list of products cleared for deployment in DoD networks, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 9. The company said Nov. 8 at least 50 more Security Fabric products have …

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Noblis Gets Contract for DoD Environmental Research & Tech Certification Program Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 30, 2018 — Noblis will provide administrative, financial, logistics, outreach, technical review and direct program area support for two Defense Department environment-related initiatives under a potential $24M contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The U.S. Army said in a FedBizOpps award notice posted Tuesday the nonprofit organization’s contract has a …

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Navy Awards Six Spots on Potential $3.2B BPA for Microsoft Software Licensing & Subscription Services

Six companies have won spots on a potential 10-year, $3.17B blanket purchase agreement from the U.S. Navy to provide worldwide perpertual licenses and annual subscriptions for Microsoft-made (Nasdaq: MSFT) software products to the Defense Department, intelligence community and U.S. Coast Guard. DoD said Thursday the products are intended to address …

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