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IBM, VA Continue Work Under Partnership on AI-Based Cancer Treatment Identification

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 23, 2018 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) and the Department of Veterans Affairs have extended their partnership aimed at utilizing artificial intelligence technology to help identify treatment options for retired service members with cancer, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday VA oncologists, under the National Cancer Moonshot …

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Former CSRA EVP George Batsakis Named Accenture Defense & Intell Practice Head; Batsakis Interviewed

George Batsakis, formerly an executive vice president at CSRA, has been appointed head of the defense and intelligence practice at Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal services business. He will oversee the development and delivery of technology platforms to government clients that include the departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs, Accenture announced last week. John …

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Maureen Coyle Promoted to Kforce Government Solutions CEO

Maureen Coyle, president of Kforce Government Solutions, has been promoted to CEO at the Fairfax, Va.-based management and technology services contractor in a move that takes effect July 1. She will succeed Pat Moneymaker, who has held the CEO position since 2014 and will continue to serve as chairman of KGS’ board …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up: e4e Acquisition, Recent M&A Activity and Top 10 Stories

Weekly Roundup May 21 – May 25, 2018 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up: e4e Acquisition, Recent M&A Activity and Top 10 Stories Jim Garrettson, Executive Mosaic CEO Philippines Growth Fuels Executive Mosaic’s e4e Acquisition   Executive Biz recently highlighted how the Philippines plans to build a potential $14 …

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Cerner Lands Potential $10B VA EHR Deployment Contract

Cerner (Nasdaq: CERN) has received a potential 10-year, $10 billion contract to help the Department of Veterans Affairs deploy the same electronic health record platform the Defense Department currently adopts. Robert Wilkie, acting VA secretary, said in a statement published Thursday that VA already has $782 million in fiscal 2018 funds to …

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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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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up: Executive Moves, Top 10 Stories & Wash100’s Last Days to Vote

The Week’s Top GovCon News Stories View this email in your browser Weekly Roundup April 23 – April 27, 2018 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up: Executive Moves, Top 10 Stories & Wash100’s Last Days to Vote Jim Garrettson, Executive Mosaic CEO Executive Moves This …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-up: Big Contract Wins & Wash100: The Final Countdown

Weekly Roundup April 16 – April 20, 2018 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes Big Contract Wins & Wash100: The Final Countdown     Jim Garrettson, Executive Mosaic CEO This week saw significant contract activity, such as: Lockheed Martin secures a $928M Air Force contract. General Dynamics Information Technology receives a $300M …

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Leidos Subsidiary Gets Potential $472M VA IT Modernization Support Order; Jerry Hogge Comments

A Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) subsidiary has received a potential four-year, $472 million task order to help the Department of Veterans Affairs modernize information technology systems. Systems Made Simple will carry out data center operations, security, architecture, applications management, service desk and command center support under the Infrastructure Operations Services Support task order, …

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Douglas Rosendale Joins Deloitte as Federal Chief Medical Interoperability Officer

Douglas Rosendale, formerly CEO of clinical informatics consulting firm CAIRNformatics, has been named federal chief medical interoperability officer at Deloitte‘s consulting business. The more than 25-year healthcare veteran will work with federal clients to help them address interoperability goals through the use of technology, Deloitte said Wednesday. Kevin Brault, a principal and …

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