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Unisys to Help TSA Operate, Protect Airport Screening Devices Under $250M BPA

Unisys (NYSE: UIS) has secured a potential five-year, $250 million blanket purchase agreement to help the Transportation Security Administration operate, maintain and safeguard security screening tools fielded at over 400 U.S. airports. The company said Monday the Domain Awareness Integrated Network Support Services BPA has a one-year base term and four …

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John Walsh Joins SAIC as IT Market Segment SVP, GM; Tony Moraco Comments

John Walsh, formerly vice president of homeland security programs at CSRA, has joined Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) as senior VP and general manager of the information technology solutions market segment. He will succeed the retiring Dan Harris and report directly to Nazzic Keene, chief operating officer at SAIC, the …

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Palo Alto Networks’ Rick Howard: Agencies Should Consider DevOps’ Role in Adaptive Cyber Strategies

Rick Howard, chief security officer at Palo Alto Networks (NYSE: PANW), has said agencies that aim to develop and implement strategies to safeguard information technology systems from cyber threats should adopt DevOps. Howard wrote that DevOps’ link to automation and cloud technology has implications for agencies’ adaptive cybersecurity strategies and …

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Boeing Signs $3.2B Cash Deal for Aircraft Parts Maker KLX

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has agreed to purchase aviation parts and services provider KLX (Nasdaq: KLX) for approximately $3.2 billion cash in a move to grow its services business. Boeing said Tuesday it will pay $63 per share in cash and assume $1 billion in net debt from the Wellington, Florida-based aerospace parts …

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CACI Exec Chair Jack London Chosen as NACD Governance Fellow

Jack London, executive chairman and chairman of the board at CACI International (NYSE: CACI), has been named a governance fellow by the National Association of Corporate Directors. CACI said Monday NACD’s Fellowship initiative serves as the organization’s highest credential for governance professionals and corporate directors and aims to help directors …

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Report: CMS Plans $25B Care Quality Improvement, Innovation Contract

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services plans to select multiple contractors to support data-based healthcare quality improvement efforts nationwide through a potential 10-year, $25 billion contract vehicle, Bloomberg Government reported Monday. A draft request for proposals notice says the Network of Quality Improvement and Innovation Contractors program will cover initiatives …

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Mark Brown Named Advanced Engineering CTO at Belcan’s Government Segment

Mark Brown, a 31-year military research veteran, has joined Belcan as chief technology officer of advanced engineering at the company’s government services segment. Belcan said Monday Brown most recently served as vice president of Scientific Research Corp.‘s advanced technology solutions division that offers research, engineering, test and evaluation services to the …

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Lockheed-Led Team Lands $1.4B F-35 Sustainment Support Contract

A Lockheed Martin-led (NYSE: LMT) industry team has received a potential $1.4 billion contract to provide sustainment support for F-35 fighter jets worldwide. The contract awarded by the F-35 joint program office also covers Automatic Logistics Information System support, predictive health management and data analytics; supply chain logistics; air system maintenance; …

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Raytheon Lands $396M Romania Missile Fire Unit FMS Contract Modification

A Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) business unit has secured a $395.8 million modification under a U.S. Army foreign military sales contract to produce a missile fire unit for Romania. Raytheon’s integrated defense systems business will supply the Phased Array Tracking on Radar to Intercept Option Fire Unit to the FMS client, the Defense Department said Monday. The …

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8 Firms Win Spots on Potential $300M Air Force Construction Services IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded eight companies positions on a potential five-year, $300 million contract to support construction projects at various military bases. Forty-three offers were submitted to the 633d Contracting Squadron for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via a competitive acquisition process, the Defense Department said Monday. Work will take place at Joint …

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