Tag Archives: government IT

John Foley: DSA Leveraged Growth Strategy in PPC Acquisition

John Foley, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Data Systems Analysts, has said the professional services contractor utilized “recent growth” to acquire information technology and management consulting provider Project Performance Company, Philly.com reported Tuesday. Trevose, Pennsylvania-based DSA bought PPC in July as part of a push to expand cloud computing and legacy …

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Ann-Marie Johnson Named Business Devt Exec for DHS Operations at Unisys Federal

Ann-Marie Johnson, former vice president of civilian business development at ASI Government, has joined Unisys (NYSE: UIS) as Department of Homeland Security business development executive at the company’s federal business. Unisys said Monday that Johnson will bring her government information technology and acquisition experience to lead client relationships and foster domain and business growth opportunities …

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Belcan Buys Kemtah Group in Govt IT Services Expansion Push

Belcan, a portfolio company of private investment firm AE Industrial Partners,  has purchased The Kemtah Group for an undisclosed amount in a strategy to expand the former’s government information technology services business. Belcan CEO Lance Kwasniewski said in a statement released Thursday the transaction comes five months after it acquired Intercom Consulting & Federal …

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Adobe, GSA Ink Govt-Wide Data Security Software Procurement Deal

Adobe Systems (Nasdaq: ADBE) and the General Services Administration have entered into an agreement for the company to offer data security and electronic signature software products to the federal government. GSA said Tuesday it seeks to help customer agencies comply with information security and electronic government policy recommendations and laws through the agency’s new enterprise …

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USDA Awards CGI Potential $824M Cloud-Based Financial Shared Services Contract

CGI (NYSE: GIB) has received a potential $824 million task order contract to provide cloud hosting, operations, maintenance and reporting services under the U.S. Agriculture Department‘s financial management shared services program. The awarding of the contract comes after the General Services Administration and the Office of Management and Budget approved …

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Grant Thornton Reports Gov’t IT Executives Focus on IT Preparedness, Struggle in Recruitment

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 28, 2016 — Grant Thornton‘s public sector unit has found that government information technology leaders aim to address challenges in IT infrastructure, management and processes but struggle to recruit new IT professionals, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its two annual surveys show that federal and state IT executives …

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Secret Service Looks to Implement Mobile Device Management System

The U.S. Secret Service has issued a request for information on its plan to adopt new technology for managing mobile devices and applications across the agency’s networks, Nextgov reported Thursday. Katherine McIntire Peters writes that the service is considering implementing a unified mobile device management system/application store architecture to ensure …

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