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IBM to Acquire Intelligence Analytics Firm to Enhance Defense, Public Safety Offerings

IBM (NYSE: IBM) has entered a definitive agreement to acquire intelligence analytics firm i2 Group. i2 provides intelligence and investigation management software for law enforcement, defense, national security and private sector organisations and has more than 4, 500 customers in 150 countries. IBM said the move will expand its business analytics capabilities …

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CSC to Provide Full Life-Cycle IT Support to DHS on $291M Order; Jim Sheaffer Comments

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has won a $291 million task order to support the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services‘ IT office. The order was placed under the Department of Homeland Security’s EAGLE contract vehicle, which CSC was added to in 2006. CSC will aid USCIS operations by providing full …

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CSC to Provide IT Managed Services to Nuclear Ship Builder Huntington Ingalls

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has signed a five-year contract to provide IT infrastructure managed services to Ingalls Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) Ingalls builds nuclear and non-nuclear ships for the U.S. Navy and U.S. Coast Guard. Ingalls said it will tap CSC to stand-up an independent IT …

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HP to Provide Air Force with Workstations, PCs Equipped for Harsh Environments

Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) will provide new workstations and desktop PCs to the U.S. Air Force as part of the branch’s enterprise IT purchase program. HP will include customized agency configurations that meet memory, audio and video standards and tests. The Air Force IT commodity council selects vendors for its client, computer and servers …

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Lockheed to Provide IT Architecture and Data Services on $26M Army IDIQ Order

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) information systems and global solutions has won a $26.1 million U.S. Army contract for a variety of new enterprise architecture services. The company will develop and integrate operational architecture, manage data and support data visualization for the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command. The award is under the ITES-2 contract vehicle and has one base …

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Verizon Acquires Cloud Computing Firm, to Combine with Terremark

Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) has acquired enterprise cloud computing firm CloudSwitch for an undisclosed amount. Verizon plans to combine Mass.-based CloudSwitch with its Terremark IT services subsidiary to enhance its hybrid cloud and cloud-to-cloud capabilities. CloudSwitch’s software eliminates barriers to enterprise cloud adoption by securely moving applications and workloads from data centers …

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Avaya to Support 11 VA Dept. IT Offices on BPA; Steve Derr Comments

  Avaya Government Solutions has been awarded one of three spots on a two-year blanket purchase agreement to support the Veterans Affairs Department‘s IT office. BPA orders will support 16 major VA initiatives across its 11 key IT offices, including a U.S. Defense Department and VA interagency program. “The ambitious initiatives …

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Iron Bow to Provide Army with $13.5 of Mobile, Cloud-based and Other Computers

Iron Bow Technologies has won a $13, 637, 988 firm-fixed-price U.S. Army contract for computing solutions. The company will provide: 5, 096 Lenovo tablets 217 Lenovo think pads 520 Lenovo think centres 261 Fujitsu computers 40 Wyse computers Seven bids were solicited, with two bids received. Work will be performed in …

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STG Promotes Darin Stolte to VP of IT Group in Civil Agencies Sector; Mark Jendzejec Comments

STG, Inc. has named Darin Stolte vice president of its technology services group in its civil agencies sector. Stolte will oversee a business portfolio with close to $35 million in revenue and more than 215 employees. “I started at STG a little over 7 years ago under a temp-to-perm arrangement in the STG contracts …

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Lockheed to Acquire Healthcare IT Provider QTC Holdings; Bob Stevens Comments

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) has entered a definitive agreement to acquire healthcare IT firm QTC Holdings Inc. for an undisclosed amount. Calif.-based QTC is the largest outside provider of medical evaluation services to the U.S. government and the U.S. Veterans Affairs Department, processing more than 450, 000 evaluations last year. Lockheed does …

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