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HP Wins $166M Medicare Claims Processing Order; Marilyn Crouther Comments

HP Enterprise Services (NYSE: HPQ) has won a $166 million task order to host and update claims processing applications for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. CMS awarded the order to HP under its indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity Virtual Data Center-Prime program, HP said Wednesday. The company will deploy its Enterprise Application …

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Daniel Kenyon Assumes VP Role at Day & Zimmermann

Daniel Kenyon has been named vice president of business development for Day & Zimmermann’s engineering, construction and maintenance unit. Kenyon brings more than two decades of experience in sales and market development in his new role as the growth strategies lead for the company’s fossils business portfolio, Day & Zimmermann …

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Northrop Wins $617M for 5 E-2D Planes

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $617, 058, 000 contract modification to build five E-2D Advanced Hawkeye airplanes for the U.S. Navy. The three-year award completes a previously-awarded advance acquisition contract and covers full rate production lot one, the Defense Department said Wednesday. All contract funds are being obligated …

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Potomac Officers Club Unveils Speaker Lineup for Big Data Analytics Summit

On the heels of its mobility summit, the Potomac Officers Club is excited to announce a lineup of government and business leaders for its next forum focused on the area of next-generation technologies in the public sector. Leaders from both the public and private sector attend POC between 12 and …

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CACI Wins $45M Navy IT, C2 Systems Contract; Ken Asbury Comments

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has won a potential two-year, $45 million contract to supply information technology systems to the U.S. Navy for business activities and command and control operations. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic awarded the task order to CACI under the Information Technology Enterprise Solutions-2 Services …

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Boeing Network, Space Systems Revenue Up 5% for 2Q

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has announced financial results for the second quarter of its 2013 fiscal year, reporting 9 percent higher revenue over the prior year period. Revenue for the company’s network and space systems business increased to $2.05 billion, 5 percent higher than the $1.96 billion reported for the prior …

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Northrop 2Q Net Earnings Up 2%, Aerospace Sales Jump 9%

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has announced financial results for its fiscal year 2013 second quarter, reporting a 2 percent increase in net earnings from the prior year period. The Falls Church, Va.-based aerospace and defense contractor also saw year-over-year sales increases in its aerospace systems and electronic systems sector for …

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NIH to Invest $96M in Biomedical Data Analytics Centers; Eric Green Comments

The National Institutes of Health has unveiled a four-year plan to build centers where researchers would work to develop tools for analyzing and sharing large sets of biomedical data, Nextgov reported Tuesday. Joseph Marks writes NIH plans to invest $96 million in as many as eight “Big Data to Knowledge” …

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Michael Dell, Silver Lake Raise Buyout Offer; Shareholder Vote Scheduled Aug 2

Michael Dell and investment firm Silver Lake Management have increased the value of their proposal to acquire Dell (NASDAQ: DELL) by 10 cents per share to $13.75 per share, or $24.6 billion, Bloomberg reported Wednesday. Callie Bost and Aaron Ricadela write the new offer represents a 26 percent premium over …

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Tom Anderson Appointed STG COO

Tom Anderson, most recently a group president at Wyle, has joined STG Inc. as chief operating officer. The three-decade federal information technology veteran will be responsible for managing day-to-day operations and driving new business, STG said Tuesday. He will also aim to pursue new opportunities with contract vehicles. Anderson started …

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