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DISA Seeks Industry Feedback on Secure Mobile Device Gateways

The Defense Information Systems Agency is seeking information from industry to outline ideas for the Secure Mobile Device Gateways program, which aims to secure mobile gateways in locations within and outside contiguous United States. DISA said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Friday that it wants a secure Voice over Internet Protocol tool that supports cryptography and interoperability protocols, certification and compliance …

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Robert Mehrabian: Teledyne Buys Oceanscience in Marine Systems Push

Teledyne Technologies (NYSE: TDY) has bought marine sensor platforms manufacturer Oceanscience Group for an undisclosed amount, a move that CEO Robert Mehrabian said is aimed to grow Teledyne’s marine systems portfolio. Carlsbad, California-based Oceanscience develops oceanographic and hydrographic deployment equipment that works to measure current, map seafloor and analyze physical parameters,  Teledyne said Thursday. “Through the acquisition …

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Michael Berry to Serve as Informatica EVP, CFO; Sohaib Abbasi Comments

Michael Berry, former chief financial officer of IO, will begin work next month as executive vice president and CFO at Informatica (NASDAQ: INFA), where he will oversee finance and investor relations, among other functions. He succeeds former CFO Earl Fry, who will move forward as chief customer officer and EVP for operations strategy, Informatica …

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Northrop Gets $207M Modification on Radar Initial Production Contract With Navy

Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) electronic systems division has received a contract modification worth $207.3 million from the U.S. Navy to provide initial production systems for four Ground/Air Task-Oriented Radars and associated support services. The Defense Department said Thursday the Marine Air Ground Task Force will use the expeditionary, three-dimensional G/ATOR systems to detect targets, …

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Navy Prepares C4I, Surface Combatant Tech Support Contract

The U.S. Navy plans to award a new potential two-year contract for support work on the branch’s C4I, surface vessel warfare and tactical systems. In a notice published Friday on FedBizOpps, the Navy said that contract would contain one base year and one option year. General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) currently …

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October 27 Morning Report: GovCon Index Closes on Monthly High

The GovCon Index closed Friday reaching a monthly high at 65.994, up 0.260 or 0.393 percent after a week of strong third quarter corporate earnings.   Top Percentage Gainers Company Stock Price % Change AECOM Technology 32.60 1.97% General Dynamics 132.50 1.66% Maximus 43.54 1.61% Textron 38.76 1.57% Booz Allen …

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Harris Corp. Lands NGA Geospatial Data Service Contracts

Harris Corp. will deliver geospatial data services to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency under a series of potential five-year contracts that could total $770 million with all options exercised. The indefinite-delivery/requirements contracts will include development of mapping technology and services designed to accurately and quickly meet the mission needs of the …

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Simon Szykman Joins Attain as Federal Services Division CTO; Manish Agarwal Comments

Simon Szykman, former chief information officer at the Commerce Department, has joined Attain LLC as chief technology officer of the company’s federal services division. Szykman will oversee Attain’s strategic corporate partnerships and go-to-market strategies,  Attain said Friday. “As federal services CTO, Simon will play an integral role in Attain’s mission to deliver market leading results to …

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Judy Marks: Siemens to Help Park Service Run DC Landmark Energy Program

Siemens (NYSE: SI) will install and operate energy conversion systems for the National Park Service to manage the power and water consumption of 13 parks and landmarks in the Washington metropolitan area. The company said Thursday it will implement the measures as part of the $29 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, energy savings performance contract between the Energy Department and Siemens Government Technologies. …

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Report: DoD, Lockheed Forge $4B Deal on 8th F-35 Production Batch

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and the U.S. Defense Department have struck a $4 billion agreement for the company to build 43 additional F-35 jets, Reuters reported Thursday. Andrea Shalal writes the agreement for the F-35 program’s eighth batch seeks to lower the fighter’s cost by as much as 3 percent …

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