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SpringCM’s Gary Wootten: Cloud-Based Records Retention Schedule Could Help Agencies Streamline Document Mgmt

Gary Wootten, vice president of public sector at SpringCM, has said agencies that aim to automate records management and improve collaboration should adopt a cloud-based records retention schedule. Wootten wrote that implementing such a schedule would help agencies classify records based on retention period, event or case type while complying …

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CIA Vet Mark Kelton Appointed DynCorp National Security Solutions SVP; George Krivo Comments

Mark Kelton, a retired senior executive of the CIA, has joined DynCorp International as senior vice president of national security solutions at the McLean, Va.-based government services contractor. He brings 34 years of intelligence operations, international security, insider threat detection, counterintelligence and crisis management experience to his new position, DynCorp …

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Mitre Awarded $407M Contract to Support Air Force Through National Security Engineering Center

Mitre has received a $406.8M contract to provide support services to the U.S. Air Force through the utilization of the National Security Engineering Center that the nonprofit corporation manages for the Defense Department. The service branch will obligate $506.2K in foreign military sales funds at the time of award, the DoD said …

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Thomas Topolski Returns to Parsons as Infrastructure Business SVP; Mike Johnson Quoted

Thomas Topolski, who managed capital programs at Parsons from 1998 to 2008, has returned to the company as senior vice president of its infrastructure business and director of business development for its transport division. He will oversee strategic growth plans as well as manage transport-related sales and performance in his new roles, …

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DynCorp Secures $258M Army Logistics Support Extension

DynCorp International has secured a $258M contract extension from the U.S. Army Sustainment Command to continue base life support and maintenance operations to aid over 18K U.S. troops in Afghanistan. The 12-month task order supports the Army’s Logistics Civil Augmentation Program IV contract and requires DynCorp to manage facilities, sewage …

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General Dynamics Receives $145M in Army WIN-T Configuration Contracts

The U.S. Army has awarded General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) a pair of contracts worth $144.9M combined to provide configuration items for the Warfighter Information Network-Tactical mission network and hardware. The Defense Department said Friday the company’s mission systems business will perform work under the two contracts in Taunton, Mass., through Aug. 31, …

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Air Force Awards 14 Spots on $90M Scott AF Base Construction Services IDIQ

Fourteen companies have landed spots on a one-year, $90M multiple-award contract to support general construction projects at a U.S. Air Force installation located in Illinois. The Defense Department said Friday contractors will compete for task orders to build, repair, alter and maintain facilities within or under the jurisdiction of Scott AF …

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L3 Closes Azimuth Security, Linchpin Labs Acquisition Deals

L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) has completed its acquisitions of Azimuth Security and Linchpin Labs nearly two months after announcing the two deals worth a combined $200M. Both information security providers will merge into a single business called L3 Trenchant, the New York City-based company said Friday. L3 — which generated $9.6B in …

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GSA Awards University of Dayton $350M Enterprise Product Engineering Support IDIQ

The General Services Administration has awarded University of Dayton a potential five-year, $350M contract for enterprise product support engineering services to the U.S. Air Force. GSA announced the EPSE IV indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity award in a notice posted Thursday on FedBizOpps. The university will provide personnel, materials, host system, management and other services intended …

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Boeing Wins $805M Navy Unmanned Aerial Refueler EMD Contract; Leanne Caret Quoted

Boeing (NYSE: BA) will build four MQ-25 Stingray carrier-based drones for the U.S. Navy under a potential six-year, $805.3M engineering and manufacturing development contract. “As a company, we made an investment in both our team and in an unmanned aircraft system that meets the U.S. Navy’s refueling requirements,” Leanne Caret, president and CEO of Boeing’s …

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