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Angie Messer of Booz Allen Highlights Need to Build Infosec Talent

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 29, 2015 — Angie Messer, executive vice president for predictive analytics within Booz Allen Hamilton’s (NYSE: BAH) Strategic Innovation Group, has called for more programs that would widen opportunities for a career in information security, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. “The adaptive nature of cyber threats demands a talent …

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Drew Morin: TCS Committed to Training Cybersecurity First Responders as ISACA Partner

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 29, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Monday on TeleCommunication Systems (Nasdaq: TSYS) being granted ISACA authority to provide certification training for cybersecurity professionals using the company’s proprietary Art of Exploitation program. AoE training for Cybersecurity Nexus certification will provide knowledge, skills and performance-based testing both online and on site, TCS …

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Army Vet John Davis Joins Palo Alto Networks as Federal Chief Security Officer

John Davis, a retired major general at the U.S. Army, has joined Palo Alto Networks (NYSE: PANW) as federal chief security officer and will focus on cybersecurity programs. The company said Monday Davis will oversee the implementation of cybersecurity initiatives and policies at international public sector organizations. He served as senior military adviser for …

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Ret. Brig. Gen. Frederick Henry Named DISA Business Lead at Unisys

Frederick Henry, a 30-year U.S. Army veteran and former chief of staff at the Defense Information Systems Agency, has joined Unisys (NYSE: UIS) to lead the information technology company’s work with DISA. Unisys said Tuesday that Henry will oversee a portfolio of cybersecurity, application modernization, data center and infrastructure service …

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MTSI Receives Air Force ISR Tech Integration Contract

Modern Technology Solutions Inc. (Nasdaq: MTSI) will integrate its sensor resource management system into intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance data platforms under a four-year, $24.9 million contract with the Air Force Research Laboratory. The company said Monday it received the sole-source contract under phase three of a Small Business Innovation Research program. Scott Coale, vice …

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USAF Adds Tigerbrain/Cyntergy to $950M Design, Construction Services IDIQ

Tigerbrain/Cyntergy AEC in Oviedo, Florida, has won a position to compete for military installation design and construction orders from the U.S. Air Force under a potential seven-year, $950 million contract vehicle. The company joined a roster of contractors that will support the Air Force’s architect-engineering projects as well as military …

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General Dynamics to Reconfigure M1A1 Battle Tank for Morocco

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has won a $358 million foreign military sales contract with the U.S. Army to adapt M1A1 battle tanks to situational awareness configuration for Morocco. The company is scheduled to complete production of the vehicles in Lima, Ohio, by Feb. 28, 2018, the Defense Department said Monday. …

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Raytheon Gets $496M DLA Contract for Spare Parts to Army

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a potential six-year, $495.6 million sole-source contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to provide depot-level repairables and consumable spare parts to the U.S. Army. The Defense Department said Monday the firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract runs through Sept. 27, 2021. Raytheon will perform work in Massachusetts as part of the …

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Aviall Services Lands $810M J85 Engine Parts Contract Modification

Aviall Services has received an $809, 660, 481 contract modification from the Defense Logistics Agency to produce additional spare parts for the U.S. Air Force’s J85 engines. The contract amount is for the first option year and three option years, with a completion date of Sept. 29, 2018, the Defense Department …

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September 28 Market Close: GovCon Index Falls to Correction Territory in Global Rout

The GovCon Index suffered its largest drop within the last month Monday with a loss of 2.296 percent to 68.862 to officially enter correction territory for the first time since its October 2014 inception. The Index is down 10.72 percent from its most recent high of 77.134 on July 16 and Executive Mosaic — the parent …

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