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DISA, DITCO Update RFP on Communications Systems Support for AF Central Command

The Defense Information Systems Agency and Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization are seeking vendors to provide communication systems support for U.S. Air Forces Central Command operations and Defense Department mission requirements. According to the final request for proposals posted Monday on FedBizOpps, the Communications Technical Support Services III program covers acquisition, installation, integration, and operations …

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Michael Bristol: TCS Enters 2nd Year of Marine Corps Ku Bandwidth Contract

TeleCommunication Systems (NASDAQ: TSYS) will continue to supply Ku satellite bandwidth to the U.S. Marine Corps‘ communications network after the Defense Information Systems Agency exercised the first option year of TCS’ contract for the work. TCS will provide commercial satellite services to Marine Corps terminals in order to expand the network’s deployment to users, the company said Thursday. …

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Gene Zapfel: Unisys to Support Defense Department’s Data Center

Unisys (NYSE: UIS) will provide support services to a Defense Department data center in Utah for areas such as enterprise resource planning, database management and administration under a potential $28 million contract. The company will also help manage Unix, Linux and Windows systems at the Defense Information Systems Agency’s computing center in Ogden, Utah, the company said Tuesday. …

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Good Technology Buys Fixmo’s US, Sentinel Integrity Services Assets; Christy Wyatt Comments

Good Technology has moved to grow its public sector business by acquiring certain assets of Fixmo such as Fixmo U.S. and the Sentinel Integrity Services business. Good Technology will incorporate the Fixmo assets into its mobility platform, work to expand its employee base and further the company’s research and development …

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DISA Implements DoD Mobility Security Update for Android

The Defense Information Systems Agency has deployed the DoD Mobility Capability 2.0 release supporting Android/Samsung Knox platforms on May 9, as part of the DoD Mobility Unclassified Capability program. DISA said Wednesday that it wants the implementation to boost mobile capability for the military while leveraging a mobile device management system to secure devices …

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DISA Vet Bruce Bennett Joins Suss Consulting as Executive Consultant

Bruce Bennett, formerly deputy chief technology officer at the Defense Information Systems Agency, has joined Suss Consulting as an executive consultant, Washington Technology reported Wednesday. Mark Hoover writes that Bennett will aim to contribute his experience in working on terrestrial and satellite networks to the federal IT consulting company. Bennett has also …

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James Peake: DISA Taps CGI Federal to Help Unify Military’s Cloud Security Controls

CGI Federal (NYSE: GIB) has obtained a provisional authorization from the Defense Information Systems Agency for the subsidiary’s cloud-based virtual machine services. DISA gave CGI Federal a provisional authority-to-operate approval to deliver cloud security offerings to defense organizations under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, CGI said Monday. “CGI is …

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John Sims: BlackBerry Achieves DoD Certification for Mobile Platform

BlackBerry Ltd. (NASDAQ: BBRY) has obtained security certification from the Defense Information Systems Agency to operate its mobile management platform across the Defense Department’s networks. Government users can access DoD network resources such as email, data and apps through their BlackBerry 10 mobile devices following the Full Operational Capability validation, …

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DISA Extends $427M Cloud Storage Contract Proposal Due Date

The Defense Information Systems Agency has pushed back again the deadline on bids for a potential $427 million commercial cloud storage services contract, FCW reported Wednesday. Frank Konkel writes industry proposals for the Enterprise Storage Service II contract are now due Nov. 19, following a one-week deadline extension in October. …

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CACI to Help Transcom Update Web-Based Property Shipment System; John Mengucci, Ken Asbury Comment

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has won a potential $28 million contract to help U.S. Transportation Command update a web-based system used to manage personal property shipments for soldiers and Defense Department civilian employees. Transcom is working to install increment three of the Defense Personal Property System and selected CACI to refresh the software …

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