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October 30th Market Close: GovConIndex and Major Indices Close Down

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) continued to drop for the sixth consecutive day to close at 107.751 off 0.672 percent. Declining shares outpaced advancing 3 to 1. The three major indices all declined for the day. The S&P500 closed down 0.32 percent to 2,572.83, while the DJIA closed at 23,348.74 a negative …

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Thales Expands Data Encryption for Red Hat’s OpenShift Container Platform

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 30, 2017 — Thales has enabled an extended encryption capability for Red Hat‘s (NYSE: RHT) OpenShift Container Platform in efforts to implement access control and logging for sensitive data, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Vormetric Transparent Encryption tool will work to secure Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform deployments …

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October 30th Morning Report: GovCon Index Down For The Week, Stock Market Up

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) closed Friday down 1.62 points or 1.47 percent from Monday’s open, settling at 108.162. McKesson Corp. was down 5.52 percent for the day at Friday’s close. The three major indices all advanced Friday with the S&P500 and NASDAQ Composite reaching new highs. The S&P500 closed up 0.81 …

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October 27th Market Close: GovConIndex Closes Down as S&P500 and NASDAQ Composite Set New Highs

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) continued to drop for the fifth consecutive day to close at 108.162 off 0.03 percent with the McKesson Corp. down 5.52 percent on the day. Advancing shares outpaced declining 2 to 1. The three major indices all advanced for the day with the S&P500 and NASDAQ Composite …

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Avaya Gets FedRAMP ATO for Unified Comms Product; Jerry Dotson Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 27, 2017 — An Avaya business unit has secured certification under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program for its unified communications technology in partnership with Collab9, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 19. Avaya Government Solutions received FedRAMP authority-to-operate at moderate impact level to offer its Aura Communication Manager UC product …

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MapR Gets Recognition for Big Data Management Tech; Doug Natal Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 27, 2017 — MapR Technologies has received recognition for its converged data platform offering that works to manage the big data of enterprise customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Oct. 19 it was awarded the “Best Big Data Product or Technology” in the internet-of-things category by Datanami and was …

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Iron Mountain Opens New Data Mgmt Center in Wichita, Kansas

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 27, 2017 — Iron Mountain (NYSE: IRM) has established a new 22,000-square-foot data management facility in Kansas that will work to provide document storage and shredding services to customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the facility has a storage capacity of 350,000 records boxes and will …

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UK Gov’t Invests Over $100M in CAE-Operated Pilot Training Simulation Center

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 27, 2017 — A CAE-operated helicopter simulation facility in England has received an estimated $118.8 million investment from the U.K. defense ministry to advance training capabilities for the country’s future naval and air force pilots, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The U.K. government said Tuesday the funds will support training programs …

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IBM to Help Build 1st Phase of Scotland’s Social Security IT Platform

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 27, 2017 — IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) business in the U.K. will develop the first phase of Scotland’s social security information technology system under an estimated $11 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Scottish government said Wednesday the IT contract works to facilitate the implementation of the Best Start Grant …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-up: October’s M&A Activity

Weekly Roundup October 23 – October 27 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson With October coming to a close, let’s take a look at the most significant M&A activity that took place over the course of this month. Notable M&A activity …

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