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Symantec’s Chris Townsend: Agencies Should Advance Cyber Tech Interoperability Through Standardization

Chris Townsend, vice president of federal business at Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC), has said agencies should work with industry to standardize cyber tools used to secure networks, endpoints and data in order to facilitate information sharing with other platforms. “Reducing complexity through standardization can enhance protection at every level and support …

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Calibre Acquires IT Services Provider Spear

Calibre Systems has purchased Herndon, Va.-based information technology services contractor Spear for an undisclosed sum. Joe Martore, Calibre president and CEO, said in a statement released Wednesday the acquisition presents an opportunity for the company to offer a diverse set of IT platforms and certified resources, further support clients and …

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CACI Wins Potential $125M Military Sealift Command IT Support Contract

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has won a potential five-year, $125.3M contract from the U.S. Navy to help Military Sealift Command operate and manage business information technology systems and interfaces with the branch’s enterprise defense business platforms. The Defense Department said Tuesday CACI’s enterprise solutions business will also support MSC in efforts to consolidate command …

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CACI Lands $194M Task Order for IT Modernization Support Services; Ken Asbury Quoted

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has secured a potential three-year, $194M task order to deliver information technology management support services to the Department of Homeland Security’s Transportation Security Administration. The company said Tuesday it will modernize TSA’s enterprise IT infrastructure and cybersecurity posture, as well as provide assistance to 60K of …

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Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. Taps TeraThink for $100M Financial Management Contract

TeraThink has received a contract worth a potential $100M to provide information technology services in support of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation‘s financial management system. The company will contribute advisory, development, modernization, maintenance and operations support for the system under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, PBGC said Thursday in a FedBizOpps notice. …

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Darren Kraabel Promoted to Jacobs Chief Technology & Innovation Officer

Darren Kraabel, formerly senior vice president and general manager of mission solutions for aerospace, technology, environment and nuclear business at Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC), has elevated to the role of chief technology and innovation officer. His appointment is part of the company’s expansion efforts in the professional services market, Jacobs …

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Infoblox’s Chris Usserman: Agencies Need to Build Up Cybersecurity Posture via Automation, Orchestration

Chris Usserman, principal security and threat intelligence adviser at Infoblox, has said countering cyber threats calls for agencies to further develop their cybersecurity programs through automation and orchestration. Usserman wrote that orchestration and automation could help agencies “embrace both the proactive and reactive functions of cybersecurity” through the combination of …

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CACI Wins Prime Award for $174M Navy Training Enterprise Transformation; Ken Asbury Quoted

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has landed the prime spot under a potential six-year, $174M multiple-award contract for technical services in support of the U.S. Navy‘s manpower, personnel, training and education activities. The firm said Thursday it will manage data and information technology architectures, analyze business intelligence and re-engineer business processes …

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DISA Issues Final RFP for $6.5B GSM-O IT, Telecom Support Recompete Contract

The Defense Information Systems Agency has released a final solicitation for the potential 10-year, $6.52B Global Solutions Management-Operations follow-on contract for telecommunications and information technology services, Bloomberg Government reported Monday. GSM-O II is a single-award contract that covers IT support for the Department of Defense Information Network/Defense Information Systems Network, …

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Perspecta to Provide Network Management Support to CBP Under $75M BPA; Mac Curtis Quoted

Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) has received a potential eight-year, $75M blanket purchase agreement to help the Department of Homeland Security’s Customs and Border Protection manage its network operations center. The company said Thursday it will provide analytics, automation tools and other information technology platforms in support of CBP’s Network Management Support Service-Network …

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