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Dovel Eyes Federal Market Expansion Through Macquarie Partnership; Paul Leslie Quoted

Macquarie Capital has made an investment in Dovel Technologies as part of a partnership with the McLean, Va.-based information technology services firm. Dovel said Monday it will use the investment to expand its federal market presence across artificial intelligence, analytics, grants administration, scientific research and development and biomedical informatics areas. …

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Leidos Earns US Patent for Peptide-Based Treatment for Cancer, Infectious Diseases

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 8, 2018 — The Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) life sciences business unit has been awarded a patent for peptide-based PD-1 checkpoint inhibitors via the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office‘s accelerated application review process for cancer immunotherapy-related discoveries, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the Leidos Health Life Sciences team …

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Perspecta-Havas JV Named Top Analytics Company in Pharma/Life Sciences; Mac Curtis Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 1, 2018 — A joint venture between Perspecta‘s (NYSE: PRSP) Vencore subsidiary and Havas Health & You has received recognition as “Company of the Year” based on its analytics work in the life sciences and pharmaceutical sector, ExecutiveBiz reported July 20. Pharma Tech Outlook named HVH Precision Analytics in its “Top …

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HPE Closes $275M Buy of Silicon Graphics International to Add High-Performance Computing Footprint

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) has completed its acquisition of high-performance computing technology provider Silicon Graphics International for $275 million to add new data analytics technology and pursue HPC market growth. HPE said Tuesday the deal also brings new service offerings in addition to the product line as private and public sector …

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Robert Hahn Joins LexisNexis Reed Tech Subsidiary as Govt Solutions President

Robert Hahn, formerly vice president of citizen and defense services at Serco Group‘s subsidiary in North America, has been named president of government solutions at LexisNexis’ Reed Technology and Information Services subsidiary. Hahn will work to provide strategic direction for Reed Tech and help the company expand its business with …

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Calibre Buys IMC’s Health, Defense IT Consulting Businesses

Calibre Systems has bought Information Management Consultants‘ business groups that work with health and life sciences organizations as well as defense and government agencies to manage data systems. The companies did not disclose the terms of the deal and Calibre will integrate the acquired businesses into a single information management consulting division …

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Deloitte Buys Consulting Firm CIS; Owen Ryan Comments

Deloitte has acquired Compliance Implementation Services, a life sciences compliance consulting company, for an undisclosed amount. CIS will begin to operate under Deloitte’s risk and financial advisory practice, Deloitte said Monday. Owen Ryan, CEO of Deloitte Advisory, said the company intends for the CIS acquisition to help clients in the …

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Deloitte Forms New Healthcare Analytics Business Unit; Brett Davis Comments

Deloitte Consulting LLP has formed a new data analytics business unit with an investment of between $150 million and $200 million in life sciences and healthcare analytics. The ConvergeHEALTH business is organized to integrate consulting into analytics, data, services and operating models, Deloitte said Thursday. Brett Davis, a Deloitte Consulting principal …

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NIH Office Planning Potential $10B IT Contract

A National Institutes of Health office has issued a draft solicitation for a potential $10 billion contract, through which vendors will provide agencies information technology products, Washington Technology reports. Mark Hoover reports the National Institutes of Health Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center intends for agencies to use the products …

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