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Capgemini’s Lanny Cohen on the Firm’s New SAP Certification

Capgemini was awarded certification from SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) “of its capabilities to deliver and manage SAP applications via Capgemini’s cloud delivery platform. As part of the certification, Capgemini’s clients will now have access to technical support and other benefits from SAP for applications hosted in the cloud.” “Receiving this …

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Bill Fairl on CACI’s New Deal to Support Strategic Command Training

CACI (NYSE:CACI) claimed a $22 million task order to support research, information analysis, exercise and training development, and technical support to implement the United States Strategic Command’s (USSTRATCOM) joint training objectives. According to the firm, “the contract, for one base year and three option years, was awarded under the U.S. …

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Tom Hempfield HP’s Efforts to Help AFCEA Go Green

HP was selected by the nonprofit Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA International) to help cut the physical and carbon footprint of the organization’s infrastructure while continuing computer growth. According to the firm, “by implementing HP solutions, AFCEA International transformed its entire data center infrastructure, which supports email, financial …

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Pat Neven on iGov’s CMMI Accomplishment

iGov has claimed the Software Engineering Institute’s (SEI) Standard Capability Maturity Model – Integration for Development (CMMI(R))(Appraisal Method for Process Improvement – SCAMPI(SM)) Class A CMMI-Development Maturity Level 3 rating. “We’re pleased to add the CMMI Level 3 rating to our existing ISO 9001:2008 registration, ” said Patrick Neven, iGov …

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Citrix’s Tom Simmons, HP’s Tom Hempfield Comment on ‘Power IT Down Day’

At the end of the work day on August 27, government agencies and contractors are encouraged to power down electronics as part of  “Power IT Down Day.” “Participation doubled during last year’s Power IT Down Day, and we hope to reach even more individuals in 2010, ” said Tom Simmons, …

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CSC to Continue Providing IT Support to MBDA

CSC (NYSE: CSC) and MBDA, the missile systems firm, will continue an information technology (IT) outsourcing contract with CSC, to extend until 2014 if all options are exercised. “We are delighted to sign a new contract extension with CSC, ” said Jean-Claude Carepel, group IM director at MBDA. “This extension …

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Harris IT Picks Up CMMI Level 3 Rating

Harris Corporation’s (NYSE:HRS) IT services business earned a Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) V1.2 (DEV) Maturity Level 3 rating. The rating validates the Harris IT Services systems integration processes. “This CMMI Level 3 rating demonstrates our commitment to delivering best-practice solutions to our customers, ” said Ted Hengst, president, Harris …

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Alion Books Navy IT Deal

Alion Science and Technology claimed a $3.2 million task order to provide program management, engineering, IT and acquisition support to the Commander, Navy Expeditionary Combat Command (COMNECC) in Virginia Beach, VA. According to the firm, “the three-year task order was awarded under the Logistics Maintenance and Supply Support (LMSS) contract …

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Harris Names Murray Sewell VP, Business Development for Intel and Civil Areas of IT Services

Harris (NYSE:HRS) selected Murray A. Sewell II to serve vice president of Business Development for the Intel and Civil areas of its IT services business. “Murray brings a strong record of proven leadership and an extensive industry network to this key role in our Intel and Civil business areas, ” …

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