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Symantec’s Chris Townsend: Agencies Should Advance Cyber Tech Interoperability Through Standardization

Chris Townsend, vice president of federal business at Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC), has said agencies should work with industry to standardize cyber tools used to secure networks, endpoints and data in order to facilitate information sharing with other platforms. “Reducing complexity through standardization can enhance protection at every level and support …

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Perspecta Awarded $486M Navy, Marine IT Network Support Extension; Mac Curtis Quoted

Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) has secured an eight-month, $486M contract modification to extend information technology support services under the Department of the Navy’s Next Generation Enterprise Network program. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command issued the modification to extend a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract’s potential ordering period from Oct. 1, 2019 to May …

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McAleese & Associates: HII Reports 10% Growth in Year-to-Date Sales

A report by consulting firm McAleese & Associates says Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) saw its revenue rise 12 percent to $2.1B in the third quarter of 2018 with a year-to-date sales increase of 10 percent. HII posted $290M in Q3 total corporate profit, reflecting a 20 percent increase from the same period last year …

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AWS Clears Enlighten IT as Managed Service Provider on GovCloud; Dave Levy Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 12, 2018 — Amazon Web Services certified Enlighten IT Consulting as an approved provider of AWS cloud managed services to the former’s government customers following a third-party review of the latter’s offerings, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 12. MacAulay-Brown, the parent company of EITC, said Oct. 11 the AWS Managed Service …

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Boeing’s Leanne Caret Talks Career Opportunities for Engineers During Qatar University Visit

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 12, 2018 — Leanne Caret, CEO of Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) defense, space and security business, attended an event at Qatar University last month to discuss career opportunities in the aviation industry for engineering students, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 11. The university said Oct. 9 Caret, a two-time Wash100 …

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George Krivo: DynCorp Exploring M&A Opportunities to Scale Up Business

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 12, 2018 — DynCorp International CEO George Krivo has said the company is working to scale up its business with up to $4B in targeted annual revenue through potential merger and acquisition opportunities, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 11. Krivo, a 2018 Wash100 awardee, told Defense News in an interview …

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ECS to Provide Professional, Tech Support Under $3B NOAA ProTech Fisheries IDIQ; George Wilson Quoted

ECS has secured a prime spot on a potential five-year, $3B contract to provide professional and technical services for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Marine Fisheries Service. “As a prime contractor on ProTech Fisheries Domain, we are proud to lead a strong team including some of the nation’s leading scientists …

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Johns Hopkins APL Tops IARPA Forecasting Challenge on Geopolitical Issues

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 12, 2018 — A group from Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has won a seven-month competition organized by the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity that sought to utilize crowdsourcing to help the intelligence community predict geopolitical events, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The lab said Thursday its “DigitalDelphi” team …

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Booz Allen Eyes 10-Year IT Workforce Expansion in Oklahoma

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 12, 2018 — Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) plans to expand its workforce in Oklahoma over the next 10 years in support of information technology and other areas of work with customers in the government, military and commercial sectors, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the …

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Patrick Kumashiro Named LMI’s Air Force Market Lead

Patrick Kumashiro, a 27-year veteran of the U.S. Air Force, has joined LMI as director of the nonprofit management consulting firm’s USAF market. He succeeds Patrick Mahoney, who transitioned to a new role as leader of LMI’s support work at the Office of the Secretary of Defense, and will oversee a …

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