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CACI to Support Testing of Army Intell Systems; Ken Asbury Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 18,  2015 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will test the intelligence collection and dissemination systems of the U.S. Army as part of a contract with the Army Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 11. The company said Nov. 10 the contract to support testing of the TROJAN …

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HP’s Marilyn Crouther: Boot Campaign to Continue Support for Troops

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 18,  2015 — Marilyn Crouther, senior vice president and general manager of Hewlett Packard Enterprise‘s (NYSE: HPE) U.S. public sector business, is one of the founders of the nonprofit Boot Campaign, GovCon Executive reported Nov. 11. Forbes reported Nov. 10 the project, which launched in 2009, continues its work …

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IBM’s Jimmy Norcross, Dan Chenok: Better Buying Power to Drive Agile Acquisition at DoD

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 18,  2015 — IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) Center for the Business of Government has released a report that seeks to advance the Defense Department‘s Better Buying Power program to facilitate agile acquisition, Executive Gov reported Nov. 11. Jimmy Norcross, vice president of IBM’s defense and intelligence business, …

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CSC Cloud Tech Built on Red Hat OpenShift Gets FedRAMP Certification; Paul Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 18,  2015 — Computer Sciences Corp.‘s (NYSE: CSC) ARCWRX cloud computing technology, which is built on Red Hat‘s (NYSE: RHT) OpenShift, has received certification under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 11. The company said Nov. 10 Veris Group evaluated ARCWRX against FedRAMP’s moderate security control …

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Peter Ruddock Appointed CEO of Lockheed’s UK Arm; Stephen Ball to Retire

Peter Ruddock, business development director for Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) subsidiary in the U.K., will elevate to the chief executive role there on Jan. 2,  2016. The company said Wednesday he will oversee more than 3, 000 employees across 21 sites for the London-headquartered Lockheed Martin UK subsidiary. Ruddock will …

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CAE Awarded Technical Support Contract for Kuwait KC-130J Trainer Program

CAE (NYSE: CAE) has received a potential five-year, $30 million contract from the U.S. Army to provide technical services for Kuwait air force’s KC-130J weapon system training program through a foreign military sales agreement. Contract work will take place through Nov. 8, 2020, the Defense Department said Monday. Lockheed Martin (NYSE: …

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Raytheon Gets Contract Modification for USAF Air-to-Air Missile Equipment

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $25.7 million contract modification by the U.S. Air Force to obtain special tooling and test equipment for production lots 28, 29 and 30 of the company’s Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missile systems. The Defense Department said Tuesday the company will use the items to facilitate transition to …

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Gerry Decker Joins Alion as Chief Growth Officer; Bahman Atefi Comments

Gerry Decker, a national security and intelligence veteran, has joined Alion Science and Technology as chief growth officer. Decker will be responsible for the company’s revenue growth strategy and for its effort to expand the range of technology services, Alion said Tuesday. “Over the course of his 30-year career, Gerry …

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November 17 Market Close: GovCon Index Gains as US Stocks End in Narrow Range

The GovCon Index continued its rebound on heightened volume into a second straight session with a gain of 0.313 points to 77.900 Tuesday as U.S. stocks gave back gains from midday and closed in narrowly mixed range. Monday saw the Index surge 2.9 percent on increased activity among defense shares in the first trading session after Friday’s …

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Barbara Humpton: Energy, Automation, Unmanned Systems Focus of Long-Term Goals at Siemens Govt Technologies

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 17,  2015 — Barbara Humpton, president and CEO of Siemens Government Technologies, points to distributed energy, automation and unmanned systems as key to her long-term goals at the company. She told ExecutiveBiz in an interview published Nov. 10 that these areas have growth potential in the federal government sector …

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