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Unisys Wins $504M For CBP Cargo Risk Assessment Systems; Steve Soroka Comments

Unisys (NYSE: UIS) has won a potential $504 million task order from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to develop systems for risk assessments of cargo and people entering the country. The company said it will also operate and manage those systems for the targeting and analysis systems program office, within …

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Kevin Boshear: DHS Will ‘Soon’ Award Potential $22B IT IDIQ

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security will soon award a potential $22 billion information technology services contract, a top DHS official recently said, according to Federal Computer Week. Kevin Boshears, director of the office of small and disadvantaged business utilization, said contracts under the original Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading …

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SAIC’s Doug Wagoner Comments On $3B DHS Communications IDIQ

SAIC Inc. (NYSE: SAI) has gained a prime position on a potential $3 billion contract with the Department of Homeland Security for tactical communications services, the company confirmed Thursday. The company’s work for DHS will support officer safety, border protection and natural disaster response, according to Doug Wagoner, a senior vice president …

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DHS Awards $3B Communications Equipment IDIQ

The Department of Homeland Security has awarded a $3 billion contract to a group of companies for tactical communications services, according to a FedBizOpps posting. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity has two base years and three option years. Services will range from providing communications equipment, infrastructure and related services. Awardees include: ACG Systems …

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DHS Taking Bids for US-Mexico Virtual Border Fence

The Department of Homeland Security has issued a final request for proposals to build a virtual fence on the U.S.’s border with Mexico, DHS said Friday. In a Federal Business Opportunities post, DHS said it wants a contracting firm to replace a faulty virtual fence it originally spent $1 billion …

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USIS Appoints Michael Aytes to Lead Homeland Security Programs

U.S. Investigations Services,  an Altegrity company, announced Thursday it appointed Michael Aytes director of USIS’ homeland security programs. Aytes will be responsible for program management, performance and growing new business. He will report to Jonathon Goldman, vice president of records management programs. Aytes previously spent 34 years working in immigration for …

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DHS Wants Contractor Feedback on Increasing Agency IT Awareness

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is asking for industry feedback on how federal agencies can develop more situational awareness of their information technology assets. In a request for information posted Nov. 23, DHS announced it will hold an industry day Jan. 13, 2012 at MITRE Corp.’s McLean, Va. campus …

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DHS Releases Draft RFP for $1B SW Virtual Border Fence Contract

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has published a draft request for proposals for a 10-year contract, valued at more than $1 billion, to build a virtual fence on the U.S. southwest border with Mexico. The draft, posted on the Federal Business Opportunities website, calls for integrated fixed tower systems …

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