Tag Archives: federal agencies

SRA to Help GAO Run IT Setup for $148M

SRA International has been awarded a potential $148 million contract to help the Government Accountability Office operate its information technology infrastructure. SRA will work with GAO’s office of information systems and technology services to maintain the agency’s IT applications and systems, the company said Thursday. The company will also aid GAO …

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Sapient Buys Federal IT Services Provider OnPoint; Allan Herrick Comments

Sapient (NASDAQ: SAPE) has acquired OnPoint Consulting for an undisclosed sum as part of Sapient’s efforts to bolster its presence in the public sector technology services market. Arlington, Va.-based OnPoint has a 150-employee workforce that helps federal agencies develop, protect and run information technology platforms, Sapient said. Sapient hopes to …

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Accenture Awarded One-Year Healthcare.gov Technical Support Contract; David Moskovitz Comments

Accenture Federal Services has been awarded a one-year, $45 million contract to help the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services address technical issues on the federal health insurance website HealthCare.gov. The subsidiary will manage online eligibility and enrollment activities, provide customer support and develop new features for succeeding phases of …

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Deltek: Federal Cyber Spending to Hit $11.4B By 2018

A new Deltek report predicts that federal contracted spending on cybersecurity will reach $11 billion by fiscal year 2018, $2.4 billion more than fiscal 2013 figures. Growing threats evolving regulations and advances in technology are among the factors highlighted as driving the investments, Deltek said Wednesday. Deltek intends for the Federal Information …

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Angie Petty: Federal IT Consolidation Program Brings Opportunities for Contractors

The U.S. government’s initiative to consolidate federal data centers presents a business opportunity for information technology contractors, Angie Petty of Deltek wrote for the Washington Post in an article published Sunday. Petty, a senior principal analyst at Deltek, writes government agencies are seeking cloud computing and other information technology services in order to meet …

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NIH Office to Hold New $20B IT Vehicle Competition; Stephen Morris Comments

Both technology manufacturers and resellers will compete under a potential 10-year, $20 billion government-wide information technology contract vehicle run by a National Institutes of Health office, the Washington Post reported Sunday. Marjorie Censer writes that NIH’s Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center intends to award 50 contracts under the Chief Information Officer-Commodities …

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Deltek’s Jennifer Sakole: Task Order Contracts Buck Overall Government Spending Trend

As overall U.S. federal agency spending has dipped since 2009, the federal government increased their spend on task orders between that fiscal year and fiscal year 2012, the Washington Post reported Sunday. Jennifer Sakole, principal research analyst at Deltek, writes the Army represented nearly a quarter of task order contract spending …

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Maureen Carter Named Deloitte Digital Creative Director for Public Services; Rob Frazzini Comments

Maureen Carter has been named creative director at Deloitte Digital with responsibility for initiatives designed to help federal clients modernize the delivery of public services. The former Nickelodeon digital brand creative vice president has worked for several entertainment firms including BMG, Comcast and Time Warner, Deloitte said Tuesday. “Maureen’s appointment …

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CACI Selected for GSA Mobile Device Program

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has been selected as a vendor for a General Services Administration program that works to help federal agencies acquire mobility services. The company will work to help federal agencies engineer mobile devices, develop applications and build applications hub, CACI said Tuesday. GSA aims for its Mobile …

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CACI Wins $14M Task Order to Centralize VA Electronic Data; Ken Asbury Comments

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has won a $14 million task order to build a data exchange platform intended to help veterans access the Department of Veterans Affairs‘ electronic record system. The company will develop a data access service that will work to share information between the VA, the Defense Department and other …

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