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PwC-Microsoft Alliance to Advance New Cybersecurity Portfolio

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 19, 2018 — PwC and Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) have expanded their alliance to advance a new suite of cybersecurity services and tools that are geared to safeguard customers’ IT networks and data, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The product portfolio will cover enterprise security architecture, identity and access management, …

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KBRwyle to Deliver Air & Space Systems Engineering Services to USAF

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 17, 2018 — The U.S. Air Force has given KBR‘s (NYSE: KBR) global government services unit a 54-month, $32.3 million task order to perform systems engineering services in support of the service branch’s effort to enhance the operational capability and efficiency of its air and space systems, …

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ECS eyes IT support task orders under $17.5B DISA Encore III IDIQ; George Wilson comments

ECS will compete for task orders to provide information technology platforms and services for the Defense Department, service branches and other federal agencies under the potential 10-year, $17.5 billion Encore III contract the Defense Information Systems Agency awarded in November 2017. The Encore III indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract covers 19 performance areas that include …

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General Dynamics Closes $9.7B CSRA Purchase

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has concluded its approximately $9.7 billion acquisition of CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) in a push to establish a combined government information technology services contractor. CSRA will operate as part of General Dynamics’ IT business and will stop trading on the New York Stock Exchange as a result of …

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On Assignment Changes Name to ASGN as $775M ECS Federal Buy Closes

On Assignment concurrently wrapped up its $775 million purchase of Fairfax, Virginia-based information technology services provider ECS Federal and adopted the name ASGN Inc. (NYSE: ASGN) to reflect the combined entity’s business. The companies first announced the transaction in January and ASGN said Monday ECS will continue its operations under the same brand …

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Paul Mountford Succeeds Jerry Kennelly as Riverbed CEO

Paul Mountford, formerly senior vice president and chief sales officer at Riverbed Technology, has been selected to succeed the retiring Jerry Kennelly as CEO of the San Francisco-based digital platforms provider. Riverbed said Tuesday Kennelly, who will retire after 16 years at the helm, will serve in an advisory capacity …

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38 Firms Win Spots on $20B NIH CIO-SP3 Small Business GWAC

The National Institutes of Health has awarded 38 companies positions on the small business track of a potential $20 billion governmentwide acquisition contract vehicle for information technology support services. A FedBizOpps notice posted Saturday says the NIH’s health information technology acquisition and assessment center awarded the Chief Information Officer-Solutions and …

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Booz Allen Hamilton Named NVIDIA’s 2017 Consulting Partner of the Year

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 2, 2018 — Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has been named as NVIDIA’s (Nasdaq: NVDA) “Consulting Partner of the Year” for 2017 for helping the information technology company expand its artificial intelligence portfolio in North America, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. Booz Allen said Wednesday it has been working …

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CACI Drops Acquisition Bid for CSRA; Ken Asbury Comments

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has withdrawn its bid to purchase CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) for $44.00 per share in cash and stock, or approximately $7.2 billion. “We will continue our aggressive pursuit of strategic opportunities, judiciously and without engaging in auctions at uneconomic levels,” CACI CEO Ken Asbury said in a statement …

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SAIC Wins Spot on $214M NIH Heart Institute IT Support BPA; Bob Genter Comments

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) will compete for task orders to provide information technology services for the National Institutes of Health’s National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute under a potential five-year, $214 million blanket purchase agreement. The company said Tuesday the multiple-award BPA covers application maintenance and modernization, infrastructure services …

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