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Microsoft Awarded $927M DoD Blue Badge Tech Support Contract

Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has received a five-year, $927 million contract to provide enterprise technical support for blue badge cardholder services at the Defense Department. The department said Tuesday that Microsoft’s software developers and product teams will provide proprietary resources, source code, consulting and knowledge bases to the Defense Information Systems Agency under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. …

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Ace Electronics Subsidiary to Produce Army Installation Kits Under Potential $994M DISA Contract

The Defense Information Systems Agency has awarded Ace Electronics‘ defense systems business a potential 10-year, $994 million contract to produce installation kits for the U.S. Army. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract includes a minimum guarantee of $1 million and work will occur at a company facility in Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, the Defense …

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Trace Systems Wins Potential $219M DISA Contract to Support Military Internet Program

Trace Systems has won a potential seven-year, $219 million contract from the Defense Information Systems Agency to provide internet connectivity infrastructure for service members to connect with their families and friends. The Defense Department said Tuesday the company will support DISA’s Morale, Welfare and Recreation Internet Cafe Program that seeks to help deployed U.S. troops conduct online transactions …

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Boeing, DISA Collaborate on Confidential Military Communications Device

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 11, 2016 — The Defense Information Systems Agency and Boeing (NYSE: BA) have collaborated on a mobile device that will work to transmit and receive classified messages for military commanders, ExecutiveBiz said Thursday. The dual-SIM Boeing Black phone is designed with numerous encryption and a virtual desktop infrastructure …

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DISA Releases VMware Mobility Mgmt System’s Security Technical Implementation Guide; Bill Rowan Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 7, 2016 — The Defense Information Systems Agency has issued a Security Technical Implementation Guide for VMware‘s (NYSE: VMW) AirWatch 9.X enterprise mobility management platform, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The STIG aims to define AirWatch 9.X’s information technology cybersecurity policies, requirements and controls, as well as its installation requirements across Defense Department networks, VMware said Thursday. “Federal …

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Sprint Federal Operations Gets $216M Modification on DISA Fiber Telecom Support Contract

Sprint Federal Operations has received a potential $215.7 million contract modification to continue to help the Defense Information Systems Agency operate and maintain DISA’s fiber telecommunication systems in Europe. DISA issued the modification to exercise the second option year of a previously awarded contract and the extension will occur from Oct. 1, 2016 to Sept. …

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Bill Rowan: DISA Issues NSX DoD Network Security Technical Implementation Guide 

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 15, 2016 — The Defense Information Systems Agency has issued a Security Technical Implementation Guide for VMware‘s (NYSE: VMW) NSX software-defined networking system to validate its compliance with Defense Department cybersecurity policies, standards, architectures, security controls and validation procedures, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the STIG will help provide …

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DISA Restarts $17B Encore III IT Vehicle Solicitation

The Defense Information Systems Agency has reissued its call for bids on a potential 10-year, $17.5 billion contract vehicle for products and services to support the Defense Department‘s information technology modernization efforts. DISA said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Friday interested vendors can submit new proposals for the Encore III contract through Sept. 30. Frank …

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Data Systems Analysts, Inc. Receives DISA National Gateway Center Task Order Recompete

Data Systems Analysts, Inc. (DSA) has announced that they have been awarded the National Gateway Center (NGC) Task Order (HC1028-08-D-2006-0020) by the Defense Information Systems Agency. The task order was assigned to DSA under the DISA ENCORE II IDIQ contract. “We are excited and proud to have this opportunity to …

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Sprint to Update DISA Optical Transport Network Under Potential $216M Contract

Sprint‘s (NYSE: S) federal government business has been awarded a potential $215.7 million contract by the Defense Information Systems Agency to provide optical transport network upgrade services for the Defense Information Systems Network. The Defense Department said Tuesday that Sprint Federal Operations LLC will perform work in various locations across Europe through August 29, 2017. DISA obligated $34, …

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