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Merlin Books $200M in DHS, VA Enterprise Tech Support Contracts

Merlin International has secured contracts worth up to $200 million to help modernize enterprise information technology systems at the departments of Homeland Security and Veterans Affairs. The company said Monday it aims to provide new tools for DHS and VA to manage critical missions and advance IT modernization efforts. DHS …

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Serco Inc. Picked for Naval Surveillance System Sustainment; Dave Dacquino Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 4, 2018 — Serco‘s North American business will work to provide sustainment support for the U.S. Navy‘s counterterrorism and force protection naval electronic surveillance systems in fulfillment of a $232 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Serco Inc. said Tuesday the contract covers life cycle sustainment, acquisition, integration …

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David West Named ECS Corporate Development VP; George Wilson Comments

David West, a federal strategy and merger and acquisition practitioner, joined information technology and engineering services contractor ECS on April 2 to serve as vice president of corporate development. West oversees the development and implementation of the firm’s growth strategies in his new role, ECS said Tuesday. “Dave brings a …

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In-Q-Tel Invests in Red Balloon’s Embedded Security Platform

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 24, 2018 — In-Q-Tel will help cybersecurity firm Red Balloon Security advance the development of an endpoint security tool for embedded devices as part of a strategic partnership, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. IQT said Wednesday its development agreement and investment with Red Balloon Security aims to produce government and commercial …

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Serco’s US Arm Secures Potential $232M IDIQ to Help Sustain Navy Electronic Surveillance Systems

Serco Group‘s U.S. subsidiary has won a potential five-year, $232 million contract to help the Naval Facilities Engineering Command maintain and integrate electronic surveillance systems. Reston, Virginia-based Serco Inc. will provide life cycle sustainment, acquisition and integration support for Anti-Terrorism/Force Protection Naval Electronic Surveillance Systems under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Wednesday. The …

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Lockheed’s Cyber Platform Helped DHS Analyze Russia-Linked Critical Infrastructure Attacks

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 28, 2018 — Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Cyber Kill Chain framework supported the Department of Homeland Security in analyzing alleged state-sponsored Russian hackers’ cyber attacks on U.S. government entities and organizations in the energy, nuclear, commercial facilities, water, aviation and critical manufacturing sectors, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. DHS’ …

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Former DHS Chief Architect Nicolas Chaillan Named Qualys Federal CTO

Nicolas Chaillan, formerly special adviser for cybersecurity and chief architect at the Department of Homeland Security, has joined Qualys (Nasdaq: QLYS) as federal chief technology officer. Chaillan will oversee the company’s strategy, platforms development and other government information technology programs in his new role, Qualys said Monday. Philippe Courtot, Qualys …

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DHS Tech Transfer Program Licenses Johns Hopkins APL Data Analysis Tool to AI Firm

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 26, 2018 — A data analysis tool that Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory developed as part of the Department of Homeland Security‘s Transition to Practice program has been licensed to BullFrog AI for applications in the biopharmaceutical field, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. DHS said Thursday the license …

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General Dynamics to Support DHS Campus IT Operations Under Potential $628M Task Order

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will provide information technology services at the  Department of Homeland Security campus in Washington, D.C. under a potential six-year, $628 million task order from the General Services Administration. Work covers IT operations and maintenance and logistics support to new and rehabilitated facilities at the DHS’ St. Elizabeth’s campus, the company said …

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Suzanne Liscouski Joins Govplace as Strategy & Business Development VP

Suzanne Liscouski, former vice president of federal civilian agencies and client executive at NCI, has joined information technology reseller Govplace as VP of strategy and business development. Govplace said Monday Liscouski will be responsible for developing the Reston, Virginia-based company’s corporate strategy and plans for BD and capture activities. At …

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