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Former Centcom Chief James Mattis Joins General Dynamics Board of DirectorsExecutive Moves

Former Centcom Chief James Mattis Joins General Dynamics Board of Directors

Retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis, who led U.S. Central Command for three years until March 2013, has joined the
DHS Adds 18 Teams to Potential $22B EAGLE II IDIQContract Awards

DHS Adds 18 Teams to Potential $22B EAGLE II IDIQ

The Department of Homeland Security has added 18 teams of contractors to the agency’s potential seven-year, $22 billion EAGLE II
SAIC Picked for DHS Undersea Cable Infrastructure Task OrderContract Awards

SAIC Picked for DHS Undersea Cable Infrastructure Task Order

The Department of Homeland Security plans to award Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) a task order to continue supporting a
GE Closes $4.3B Buy of Avio Aviation Business; David Joyce CommentsM&A Activity

GE Closes $4.3B Buy of Avio Aviation Business; David Joyce Comments

General Electric (NYSE: GE) has completed its $4.3 billion acquisition of the aviation business from Italy-based aerospace technology maker Avio
Maritza Montiel Named Deloitte Federal Chief,  Robin Lineberger Moves to Lead Client Service RoleExecutive Moves

Maritza Montiel Named Deloitte Federal Chief, Robin Lineberger Moves to Lead Client Service Role

Maritza Montiel, a four-decade Deloitte veteran and U.S. deputy CEO, has been appointed to succeed Robin Lineberger as chief executive

Report: McAfee Public Sector CTO Phyllis Schneck to be Named DHS Cyber Undersecretary

The Department of Homeland Security will nominate Phyllis Schneck, public sector chief technology officer at McAfee, to serve as deputy undersecretary
CSC Acquires Big Data Firm Infochimps; Jim Kaskade CommentsM&A Activity

CSC Acquires Big Data Firm Infochimps; Jim Kaskade Comments

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has acquired Infochimps Inc. with the goal of expanding its big data customer base. Sashi
AT&T,  CSC to Jointly Develop Enterprise Cloud Tech; Mike Lawrie,  Andy Geisse CommentM&A Activity

AT&T, CSC to Jointly Develop Enterprise Cloud Tech; Mike Lawrie, Andy Geisse Comment

AT&T (NYSE: T) and Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) have partnered to develop technologies that are intended to help global enterprises
URS Corp. 2Q Revenue Up 4%,  Oil & Gas Jumps 74%Financial Report

URS Corp. 2Q Revenue Up 4%, Oil & Gas Jumps 74%

URS Corp. (NYSE: URS) recorded a 4 percent year-over-year increase in revenue for the second quarter of its 2013 fiscal
Bob Kipps: As Sellers Return,  Sustained Buyer Interest Could Buoy GovCon M&A in 2nd Half of 2013News

Bob Kipps: As Sellers Return, Sustained Buyer Interest Could Buoy GovCon M&A in 2nd Half of 2013

Rising From the Abyss? Bob Kipps, Managing Director,  KippsDeSanto & Company As industry dealmakers know, government services and defense deal