Tag Archives: IT

SAIC to Help USDA Develop New Crop Insurance Products; Bob Genter Comments

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has received a $156 million contract from the Agriculture Department to develop new crop insurance products and design information technology systems for USDA’s Risk Management Agency. The company said Tuesday it will perform program and project management, enterprise architecture, software development, IT operations and maintenance and end-user …

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Serco Inc. Gets $95M USPTO Patent Classification Recompete Contract; Dan Allen Comments

Serco Group’s North American subsidiary has secured a potential five-year, $95 million contract to continue to provide patent classification support services to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Serco Inc. will continue to perform work in Harrisonburg, Virginia, under the recompete contract, which has a one-year base term and four option …

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Karthik Srinivasan Joins IBA as Federal IT Services SVP; Mary Dowdall Comments

Karthik Srinivasan, formerly the capture and business development director at ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT), has joined Irving Burton Associates as senior vice president of federal information technology services. Srinivasan will be responsible for IBA’s operations, business development, capture, proposals and marketing initiatives in coordination with the contracting, pricing and recruiting …

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CACI Wins $77M SPAWAR Clinical Data Analytics Support Task Order; Ken Asbury Comments

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will develop and maintain clinical analytics systems for the Defense Health Agency under a potential three-year, $76.8 million task order it received from the U.S. Navy. Ken Asbury, CACI president and CEO, said Monday the company will work to apply its healthcare analytics experience in work to provide information technology tools …

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SAIC Lands $549M Contract to Support GSA Enterprise Operations IT Infrastructure

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has received a $549 million task order to support the operations and maintenance of the General Services Administration’s information technology infrastructure. SAIC will perform service desk support, network and data center operations, end user computing services and IT managed services under the contract, the company …

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Oasis Buys MAR in Govt Services Market Push; Tom Colatosti Comments

Oasis Systems has bought professional services company MAR for an undisclosed amount as Oasis looks to expand its reach in the federal government and defense markets. Oasis said Tuesday the combined company will operate in 24 locations throughout the U.S. and work to deliver information technology, cybersecurity, systems engineering, marine operations …

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IBM Seeks to Expand Hybrid Cloud Services Through Gravitant Acquisition; Martin Jetter, Don Rippert Comment

IBM (NYSE: IBM) has purchased cloud brokerage software developer Gravitant for an undisclosed sum in a push to help clients buy and manage information technology services across public and private cloud environments. IBM said Tuesday it will incorporate Gravitant’s cloud-based software platform into its global technology services unit and integrate the technology offering with IBM’s software-as-a-service applications. …

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Thales to Buy Data Security Firm Vormetric for $400M; Patrice Caine Comments

Thales has agreed to purchase San Jose, California-based security firm Vormetric for approximately $400 million as the companies seek to further their enterprise data protection initiatives. The transaction is subject to customary closing terms and is scheduled to close in the first quarter of 2016, Thales said Monday. Patrice Caine, CEO of …

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Pieter Schoehuijs Joins Capgemini as Group CIO; Aiman Ezzat Comments

Pieter Schoehuijs, former chief information officer of AkzoNobel, has joined Capgemini as group CIO. Schoehuijs will report to Aiman Ezzat, Capgemini’s chief financial officer and group management board member, Capgemini said Monday. “Pieter has global experience and an excellent track record in driving technology transformation in several industries, ” Ezzat …

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Chico Moline Joins Vectrus as IT, Network Comm VP; Ken Hunzeker Comments

Rene “Chico” Moline, formerly a business lead at Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS), has joined Vectrus (NYSE:VEC) as vice president of the Colorado Springs-based company’s information technology and network communication service line. He will oversee Vectrus’ efforts to execute its short and long-term IT and network communication programs, Vectrus said Monday. Vectrus was …

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