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Peter George: Fidelis Acquires Resolution1 to Expand Cybersecurity Portfolio

Fidelis Cybersecurity has bought Resolution1 Security for an undisclosed sum in a bid to offer customers a unified platform to address network and endpoint threats. The companies aim to integrate Resolution1’s security incident analysis and automated response technology with the Fidelis XPS threat prevention and detection platform, Fidelis said Tuesday. …

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Marc Arendt Joins Sevatec as BD, Cyber Services Senior Director; Burke Cox Comments

Marc Arendt, formerly director of business development for cybersecurity at Blue Canopy Group, has joined Sevatec as senior director of business development and cyber services. Arendt helped Blue Canopy Group manage its cybersecurity consulting practice at the Treasury Department, Small Business Administration, Consumer Financial Protection Board and the Internal Revenue Service, Sevatec …

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Douglas Lawton Appointed Northrop VP for Engineering Manufacturing, Logistics

Douglas Lawton, formerly vice president of electronic systems manufacturing at Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), has been named engineering manufacturing and logistics VP for two intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance divisions within Northrop’s electronic systems sector. Northrop Grumman said Monday Lawton would report to Nicholas Paraskevopoulos, VP and general manager of engineering, …

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Army Awards 3 Companies to Share Capacity on Auto ID Tech Contract

The U.S. Army has selected three companies to provide automatic identification technology data communications, software, hardware, documentation and associated services under a $181 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. The Defense Department said Monday that CDO Technologies,  Lowry Solutions and SRA International will share the contract’s capacity. They will provide training, technical engineering services and warranty for authorized users …

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May 11 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Hover in Neutral

The GovCon Index mirrored slight across-the-board declines in U.S. stocks Monday to record a nominal loss of 0.037 points and closing figure of 73.906. CNBC reports investors looked to bond yields and await this week’s release of retail sales and industrial production figures in order to further their understanding of U.S. economic indicators after …

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Abry Buys Program Mgmt Software Firm Compusearch; Reid Jackson Comments

Boston-based investment firm Abry Partners has purchased acquisition and program management technology provider Compusearch from an Arlington Capital Partners–JMI Equity alliance for an undisclosed sum. Abry aims to help build up Compusearch’s portfolio of software products designed to address government contract transparency and compliance issues, Compusearch CEO Reid Jackson said Friday. SunTrust …

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Army Picks 9 Firms for $995M Info Engineering Services IDIQ

The U.S. Army has awarded positions on a three-year, $994, 675, 676 contract to nine companies for technical information engineering services. The Defense Department said Friday awardees will compete for task orders under the multiple award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for work through May 7, 2018. Eleven proposals were submitted to the Army and awardees …

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Joseph Brown to Lead VSE’s Federal Services Group

Joseph Brown, a 19-year veteran of VSE Corp. (NASDAQ: VSEC), has been promoted to president of the company’s federal services business group. He will report directly to CEO Maurice Gauthier and oversee an organization that provides fleet modernization and sustainment, prototyping, configuration management, engineering, logistics and field support services to U.S. and …

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Army Chooses 14 Firms for $1.5B Energy Mgmt Services IDIQ

Fourteen companies will compete to design, build and operate energy-conservation systems for the U.S. Army under a potential nine-year, $1.5 billion contract. The firm-fixed-price contract will run through May 7, 2024 and the Army Corps of Engineers will provide funds and performance location upon the award of each task order, …

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Army Taps General Electric to Provide Turboshaft Engines to Taiwan

General Electric‘s aviation arm will provide its T700 701D/401C turboshaft engine for military aircraft under a $2 billion foreign military sales contract with Taiwan. The Defense Department said Friday the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract supports U.S. Army, Navy and Air Force program requirements and runs through Dec. 31, 2020. The Army Contracting Command at Redstone …

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