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Boeing HorizonX Ventures Supports IoT Firm Myriota’s Satcom Tech Development

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 28, 2018 — Boeing’s (NYSE: BA) HorizonX Ventures division has invested in Myriota, an Adelaide, Australia-based internet of things startup, in a bid to help the former advance its direct-to-orbit platform designed to facilitate communications for IoT-connected devices in remote locations, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said …

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Siemens Government Technologies Wins NC Indian Reservation Solar Power Contract; Barbara Humpton Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 28, 2018 — Siemens Government Technologies, a subsidiary of Siemens, has received a $2.36 million contract to help the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians install, operate and maintain a 2,000-photovoltaic solar panel array near Murphy, North Carolina, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Siemens said Thursday the structure will work to …

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Lockheed’s Cyber Platform Helped DHS Analyze Russia-Linked Critical Infrastructure Attacks

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 28, 2018 — Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Cyber Kill Chain framework supported the Department of Homeland Security in analyzing alleged state-sponsored Russian hackers’ cyber attacks on U.S. government entities and organizations in the energy, nuclear, commercial facilities, water, aviation and critical manufacturing sectors, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. DHS’ …

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DXC in Line for Potential New Orleans Job Creation Incentive

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 28, 2018 — DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) is set to receive $6.5 million in potential incentives from the city council of New Orleans, Louisiana, if it generates approximately 2,000 local jobs over the next seven years, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The New Orleans Advocate reported Sunday the city council cleared the incentive …

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Thales Initiates All-Cash Offer to Acquire Gemalto

Thales has launched an all-cash offer to acquire all shares of Gemalto for approximately $63.2 per share plus dividend under a merger agreement announced in December 2017. “The publication of the offer document is the first major step of the proposed acquisition of Gemalto,” Patrice Caine, Thales chairman and CEO, …

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Bob Pragada: Jacobs to Continue Military Construction Support in NAVFAC SW Region

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) will continue to support construction projects at military installations across the Naval Facilities Engineering Command’s southwest area of responsibility through a five-year, $99 million contract awarded to its joint venture with EwingCole. The JV will help plan, design and build large government facilities, including U.S. Navy …

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SAIC Wins Spot on $214M NIH Heart Institute IT Support BPA; Bob Genter Comments

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) will compete for task orders to provide information technology services for the National Institutes of Health’s National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute under a potential five-year, $214 million blanket purchase agreement. The company said Tuesday the multiple-award BPA covers application maintenance and modernization, infrastructure services …

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Army Vet Cleophus Thomas Named EY Defense & National Security Senior Manager; Mike Herrinton Comments

Cleophus Thomas, a retired U.S. Army colonel, has joined Ernst & Young as a senior manager for the defense and national security segment of the company’s government and public sector advisory practice. His more than 24-year military career includes leadership assignments within cyber defense and information technology organizations at the …

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Navarro to Support NASA Test Facility Operations Under $80M Contract

Navarro Research and Engineering has received a potential five-year, $80 million contract to continue providing environmental compliance and operation services at NASA’s White Sands Test Facility in New Mexico. The company will provide environmental restoration, multimedia environmental compliance, sustainability and program management expertise under the the Environmental Compliance and Operation 2 contract, NASA said …

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Raytheon Lands Tomahawk Missile Depot Maintenance Work in Support of US, UK

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 27, 2018 — A Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) business unit will deliver lifecycle management and technical support to the U.S. Navy and U.K. government for the maintenance of a Tomahawk cruise missile depot facility under a $36.8 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday the contract …

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