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Steve Comber: Leidos to Help CDC Maintain Infection Tracking System

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has been awarded a potential five-year, $44 million task order to support a web-based infection surveillance system at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The company said Wednesday it will perform applications development, testing, maintenance and other technical support work the CDC’s National Healthcare Safety …

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Leidos’ Rob Zitz: DHS Taking a Proactive Approach to Cybersecurity

Rob Zitz, senior vice president and chief systems architect at Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), has observed that the Department of Homeland Security is moving toward a proactive model to secure cyber systems, he told Federal News Radio in an interview Thursday. Zitz highlighted DHS’ continuous monitoring and diagnostics initiative during a …

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Boeing Vet Roger Krone to Join Leidos as CEO; John Jumper to Remain Chairman

Roger Krone, president of the network and space systems business unit at Boeing (NYSE: BA) for nearly six years, will join Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) as CEO on July 14 to succeed the retiring John Jumper, Leidos said Tuesday. This announcement comes nearly five months after Jumper announced his plans to …

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Craig Cooning Appointed President of Boeing’s Network and Space Business; Chris Chadwick Comments

Craig Cooning, the former vice president and general manager of space and intelligence systems within Boeing‘s [NYSE: BA] network and space business, has succeeded Roger Krone as president of the N&SS, Boeing said Tuesday. Krone has joined Reston, Va.-based Leidos, where he will serve as the company’s second CEO. “Since joining Boeing …

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Cerner, Accenture, Leidos Join Forces for Pentagon EHR System Competition

Medical information technology firm Cerner is partnering with Accenture Federal Services (NYSE: ACN) and Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) in pursuit of health IT system work at the Defense Department, Modern Healthcare reported Thursday. Joseph Conn writes the Defense Healthcare Management Systems Modernization contract’s total value is estimated to be $11 billion …

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Sam Gordy: Leidos Adds Army C4ISR, Operating Environment Task Orders

Sam Gordy, a Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) group president, said the company will continue its work to help U.S. Army achieve missions through two task order awards under the Rapid Prototyping and Technology Insertion Support contract. The task orders involve support services for the service’s information technologies and integrated systems arm, Leidos said Thursday. …

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Steve Comber: Leidos Extends Work to Help DHS Build Livestock Disease Defenses

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will help the Department of Homeland Security plan programs to develop countermeasures such as vaccines that work to prevent the introduction and spread of foreign animal diseases to U.S. livestock. The company will perform the planning, program management and oversight work under a potential five-year, $12 million contract, Leidos said …

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Tim Mundie: Leidos to Help Migrate Navy’s Common Ground System to Cloud Platform

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has won three task orders worth nearly $54 million combined to provide engineering and integration services to the Navy‘s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic. Tim Mundie, division manager at Leidos, said Thursday the company intends to help the Navy transition its Distributed Common Ground System …

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John Fratamico: Leidos to Build Anti-WMD Modeling Tech for DTRA

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will help the Defense Threat Reduction Agency build modeling technologies for countering weapons of mass destruction under a potential five-year, $46 million task order. The company will work to develop systems and apply methods to detect WMD and buried targets, the company said Wednesday. “Leidos is proud to develop, apply and …

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John Fratamico: Leidos to Help DTRA Build WMD Info Collection Tools

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will provide tools to the Defense Threat Reduction Agency for evaluating chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear and high-yield explosive events under a potential $12 million task order. The company said Monday that DTRA will use the web-based tools to help subject matter experts, the Defense Department and other government agencies collaboratively …

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