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Perspecta to Help Update DoD Security Vetting System Under $75M OTA

Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) secured a $75M other transaction agreement to help the Defense Information Systems Agency and Defense Security Service modernize an information technology system used to vet personnel for classified data access. The Chantilly, Va.-based company will develop a prototype based on the National Background Investigation Service’s IT platform …

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Serco Receives Cogswell Award for Industrial Security Practices; Dave Dacquino Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 14, 2018 — The Defense Security Service has given Serco Group‘s North American subsidiary the 2018 James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Achievement Award in recognition of the firm’s security practices at its offices in Virginia and Colorado, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said June 7 Serco …

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Leidos Wins Cogswell Industrial Security Award; Roger Krone Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 12, 2018 — Leidos’ (NYSE: LDOS) corporate security office in Reston, Va., has won a 2018 James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Award from the Defense Security Service, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Thursday it is one of the 39 recipients of the award, …

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Orolia to Buy Talen-X in PNT Tech Expansion Push

Orolia has agreed to purchase GPS and global navigation satellite system threat mitigation platforms provider Talen-X for an undisclosed sum. Jean-Yves Courtois, Orolia CEO, said in a statement published Tuesday the acquisition seeks to reinforce the company’s position as an assured positioning, navigation and timing technology platforms provider and build …

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Raytheon Missile Systems Plant Earns DSS ‘Superior’ Security Score

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 8, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has again secured a “superior” rating from the Defense Security Service for the security at a company missile systems production facility in Tucson, Arizona, after a week-long audit process, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the Raytheon Missile Systems …

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Constellis to Buy OMNIPLEX in Investigative Services Expansion Push; Mike Santelli Comments

Reston, Virginia-based risk management and operational support services contractor Constellis has agreed to purchase OMNIPLEX World Services for an undisclosed sum in a push to add the latter’s investigative services to its portfolio and expand its client base in the U.S. intelligence community. Constellis said Monday both companies’ board of directors approved …

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CTC Secures 2017 Industrial Security Award From Defense Security Service; Ed Sheehan Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 5, 2017 — Concurrent Technologies Corp. has received the 2017 James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Award from the Defense Security Service for compliance with security requirements under the National Industrial Security Program, GovCon Executive reported Friday. The company said Thursday the award is in recognition of its security program management, …

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Lockheed Secures Potential $347M Contract to Continue Support for DoD Cybercrime Center

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential five-year, $347 million contract from the General Services Administration to provide a range of technical, functional and managerial support services at the Defense Department‘s cybercrime center. The contract covers Defense Cyber Crime Center services such as leadership and staffing for the DoD Collaborative Information Sharing Environment, Defense Computer …

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ASRC Federal Subsidiary Gets Defense Security Service Award; Mark Gray Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 21, 2016 — An ASRC Federal subsidiary has received the Defense Security Service‘s 2016 James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Award for the company’s security program, GovCon Executive reported Friday. ASRC Federal said Thursday the award recognizes Primus Solutions‘ compliance with the National Industrial Security Program standards. “We are incredibly honored …

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Former Defense Security Service Director Stanley Sims Joins CGI as Chief Security Officer

Stanley Sims, a retired U.S. Army colonel and former director of the Defense Security Service, has been appointed chief security officer at CGI (NYSE: GIB). He joins the company after more than 30 years of federal and military service and will oversee programs to secure the company’s physical and cyber infrastructure in his …

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