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Kirstjen Nielsen Resigns as DHS Secretary

Kirstjen Nielsen on Sunday stepped down from her post as secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, CBS News reported Sunday. President Donald Trump announced in a tweet that Kevin McAleenan, commissioner of the Customs and Border Protection, will serve as interim DHS secretary. The report said Nielsen’s resignation comes …

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GovCon Wire’s Weekly Roundup: CBP, Border Walls, Drones and More

Weekly Roundup April 10 – April 13 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Since the election of President Trump, the Department of Homeland Security has been a topic of much discussion, particularly the Customs and Border Protection agency. Trump’s campaign promises …

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Harriet Green Joins IBM to Head Education, Internet of Things Units; John Kelly Comments

Harriet Green, a former CEO and executive director from both the Thomas Cook Group and Premier Farnell, has joined IBM (NYSE: IBM) as vice president and general manager for the company’s newly-created education and Internet of Things units. IBM said Monday the new units will launch in late 2015 and offer company’s big data, advanced analytics and …

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IBM Plans to Acquire Merge Healthcare Tech for $1B

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 10, 2015 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) is looking to strengthen Watson’s image analytics and cognitive abilities with a planned purchase of Merge Healthcare (Nasdaq: MRGE), maker of medical imaging and clinical systems based in Chicago, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. IBM said Thursday it expects the $1 billion transaction …

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BAE Forms Partnership to Compete for Infrastructure Contracts

BAE Systems has signed a teaming agreement with New York-based Composite Technologies to develop infrastructure products and services, BAE announced Tuesday. BAE said it recently submitted a bid for a major, multi-million dollar infrastructure protection project in North America. BAE said this is one of several contracts the team could …

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Raytheon Picks Up New Aegis Weapons System Deal from Navy

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) won a $59.2 million deal from the Navy for advanced procurement of critical components of the Aegis weapons system for the next two Arleigh Burke-class destroyers, DDG 114 and DDG 115. The deal marks the next phase of the Navy and Raytheon’s three-decade partnership on the Aegis …

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