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Social Security Administration Wants Information on Private Cloud

The Social Security Administration has issued a request for information on private cloud software packages as it seeks to automate processes, FCW reported Wednesday. Frank Konkel writes interested vendors are asked to submit data on product compliance such as a web-based portal, unified service catalog, performance monitoring, virtual machine life-cycle …

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Thomas Kennedy to Become Raytheon CEO March 31; William Swanson to Retire

Thomas Kennedy, executive vice president and chief operating officer at Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) since April 2013, will serve as CEO of the defense technology maker starting on March 31. William Swanson, CEO for 10 years and a 41-year company veteran, will retire from the chief executive role on that date …

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Fred Byus Appointed Battelle Maritime Systems GM

Fred Byus, a retired U.S. Navy rear admiral and formerly a group vice president at Battelle, has been appointed general manager of the nonprofit science and technology organization’s maritime systems unit. The 31-year Navy veteran has served as VP of Battelle’s Navy market group since December 2007 and was a board …

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Paul Casey Named Northrop UAE Intl Business Development Head

Paul Casey has been appointed to serve as director of international business development for the United Arab Emirates at Northrop Grumman, Monday. Casey will lead the business development activities in the UAE and the rest of the Middle East region, the company announced Tuesday. He joins the company from Lockheed …

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Daria Gray, Christine Workman Promoted to TAPE VP Roles; Louisa Jaffe Comments

Daria Gray and Christine Workman have both been promoted to the vice president ranks at TAPE LLC, where Gray will serve as VP of marketing and program operations and Workman as VP of administration. Gray, formerly director of corporate marketing and communications, will continue reporting to TAPE Executive VP and …

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Kim Bahrami Joins Acentia as Business Development VP; Todd Stottlemyer Comments

Kim Bahrami, a 25-year health information technology industry veteran, has been appointed as vice president of business development at Acentia. She will be responsible for overseeing Acentia’s business growth strategy for healthcare markets within the departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs in her new position, the company said Tuesday. Todd …

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Singapore to Upgrade F-16 Fighter Planes in $2.4B U.S. Arms Deal

Singapore plans to modernize its fleet of F-16 jets under a $2.43 billion foreign military sales agreement with the U.S., Agence France-Presse reported Tuesday. Singapore will purchase new radars, navigation systems, missiles and other components for the F-16 fighter fleet, according to the report. The arms deal also covers precision-guided bombs …

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Ron Crocker Joins Alion’s GSA Communications, IDIQ Strategy Team; Alex Heidt Comments

Ron Crocker, a 30-year public and private sector veteran, has joined Alion Science and Technology to support the firm’s communications and strategic programs related to General Services Administration Schedule contracts. He aims to help the company build relationships with clients working under GSA government-wide acquisition contract vehicles, Alion said Monday. Prior …

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Lockheed Awarded $103M for Navy Electronic Test Systems; Randy Core Comments

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been awarded a $103 million U.S. Navy contract covering two low rate initial production options for automated test systems and associated support equipment. The electronic Consolidated Automated Support Systems are designed to help sailors and Marines troubleshoot and repair aircraft assemblies at sea or ashore, the …

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Battelle Buys Healthcare Accreditation Colloquium; Robert Wilkins Comments

Battelle has acquired hospital membership organization Healthcare Accreditation Colloquium for an undisclosed amount in an effort to help hospitals implement safe medical care procedures. Robert Wilkins will serve as CEO of Colloquium, while the organization will operate as a subsidiary and be renamed The Healthcare Colloquium, Battelle said Monday. Colloquium’s healthcare …

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