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Evan Lee Named ICF Strategy, Modernization VP; Kris Tremaine Quoted

Evan Lee, formerly chief technology officer at the Department of Health and Human Services’ office of inspector general, has joined ICF (Nasdaq: ICFI) as vice president for strategy and modernization within the federal digital practice. Lee will oversee efforts to develop a federal growth strategy that seeks to leverage the company’s …

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CACI Lands $194M Task Order for IT Modernization Support Services; Ken Asbury Quoted

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has secured a potential three-year, $194M task order to deliver information technology management support services to the Department of Homeland Security’s Transportation Security Administration. The company said Tuesday it will modernize TSA’s enterprise IT infrastructure and cybersecurity posture, as well as provide assistance to 60K of …

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Trustwave’s Bill Rucker: Strategic Partnerships Could Help Ensure Federal Network Security

Bill Rucker, president of Trustwave Government Solutions, has said government agencies should establish strategic partnerships and identify vulnerabilities in order to protect networks and counter cyber hackers. Rucker wrote that agencies should leverage their partnerships with managed service providers to gain access to threat intelligence amid the evolving threat landscape. “The …

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DHS Picks Five Contractors for DNDO Threat Detection R&D Efforts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 5, 2018 — The Department of Homeland Security has selected five companies to support research and development efforts on nuclear and radiological threat detection under separate contracts worth approximately $22.7M combined, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. DHS said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Wednesday that it has awarded …

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Potomac Officers Club to Host Security Vetting Process Modernization Forum on Oct. 17

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 2nd, 2018 — The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — will be hosting the Security Vetting Process Modernization forum on Oct. 17 at 2941 Restaurant. Monte Hawkins, director of the National Vetting Center, will serve as the keynote speaker, while Kathy Lane, of …

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FLIR Systems to Develop Mobile Surveillance Vehicle Software Under Potential $94M FAA IDIQ

The Federal Aviation Administration Logistics Center has awarded FLIR Systems (Nasdaq: FLIR) a potential 10-year, $94.3M contract to produce sensing software and electromechanical subsystems for the Department of Homeland Security’s Mobile Surveillance Capability program. FLIR said Wednesday it will provide line-replaceable units such as the TacFLIR 380, R20SS radar, Cameleon management software, power storage and management …

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Perspecta to Provide Network Management Support to CBP Under $75M BPA; Mac Curtis Quoted

Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) has received a potential eight-year, $75M blanket purchase agreement to help the Department of Homeland Security’s Customs and Border Protection manage its network operations center. The company said Thursday it will provide analytics, automation tools and other information technology platforms in support of CBP’s Network Management Support Service-Network …

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KeyW’s Parrot Labs Certified as Cyber Training Provider Under DHS-Backed Initiative

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 17, 2018 — A division of KeyW (Nasdaq: KEYW) has received certification from the Department of Homeland Security as an official provider of cybersecurity training and education services to professionals in the field, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday its Parrot Labs unit has been named to …

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ManTech Lands $668M CDM DEFEND Cyber Task Order; Dan Smith Comments

ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has received a potential six-year, $668M task order to provide cybersecurity services to Group E federal agencies under the new iteration of the Department of Homeland Security’s Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program. The General Services Administration awarded the task order through CDM’s Dynamic and Evolving Federal Enterprise Network Defense program, …

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Forcepoint’s Eric Trexler: CDM Key to Federal IT Cybersecurity, National Security

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 29, 2018 — Eric Trexler, vice president for global governments and critical infrastructure sales at Forcepoint, has said the integration of cybersecurity requirements as a key part of federal information technology is centered on the implementation of the Department of Homeland Security‘s Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program, ExecutiveBiz reported …

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