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ManTech Appoints Ret. Army Gen. as Technical Services EVP, GM

ManTech International Corp. (NASDAQ: MANT) has promoted Daniel Keefe to executive vice president and general manager of the company’s technical services group, ManTech announced Wednesday. ManTech said Keefe will lead the general managers of the group’s operational unit and be responsible for the group’s organic growth, program execution, program management …

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HP Promotes Software President to Chief Strategy Officer

Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HP) has appointed current HP Software president Bill Veghte as HP’s new chief strategy officer, the company announced Tuesday. HP said Veghte will hold both positions and is now responsible for maintaining the company’s position “on the cutting edge of innovation.” HP said Veghte will work with the company’s …

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Salesforce Names Former Federal CIO Kundra EVP, Emerging Markets

Salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM) has appointed Vivek Kundra, former federal chief information officer, as the company’s executive vice president of emerging markets, the company announced Monday. Dan Burton, senior vice president and the general manager for the company’s global public sector business, defines emerging markets as rapidly growing economies, such as Brazil and …

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GDIT Added to $500M Navy Healthcare IDIQ; Marcus Collier Comments

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business unit was awarded a position on the Omnibus III contract, which is potentially worth $497 million to all awardees, according to the company. The company said it will provide medical research support on the five-year multi-award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. General Dynamics said contractors will work with …

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ManTech Wins Potential $506M Award to Support Mine Resistant Vehicles

ManTech International Corp. (NASDAQ: MANT) announced Thursday it has won a potential $506.8 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to provide logistics support services for mine resistant vehicles. The modification has an initial two month performance period and includes eight one-month options valued at $406 million. ManTech reports it will provide assessment and repair of …

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Ericsson Closes $1.15B Deal to Buy Telcordia

Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) announced Thursday it has closed its $1.15 billion cash acquisition of Telcordia. Ericsson expects the deal to increase its earnings per share in the year after closing. Telcordia and its employees are now part of the Ericsson Group. Ericcson’s business unit Multimedia will manage Telcordia, although Ericsson said Telcordia’s …

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ManTech Appoints New Cyber SVP, GM; Bill Varner Comments

ManTech International Corp. (NASDAQ: MANT) has appointed Mark Chadason as senior vice president and general manager of the company’s cyber and security operations business unit, the company announced Wednesday. ManTech said Chadason will be responsible for security support and the special military programs business area. Chadason joined ManTech in 2009 …

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Raytheon Wins $60M to Develop Navy Electronic Systems

The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) a $60.3 million contract to develop and integrate electronic systems into the Navy’s LPD 26 ship, Raytheon announced Wednesday. LPD 26 is the 10th ship of the Navy’s LPD 17-class of expeditionary warfare ships. Raytheon said it will provide for LPD 26: …

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Verizon Wins $186M to Manage Postal Service’s Private IP Network

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) has won a six-year, $186 million agreement to continue designing, installing and managing a private Internet protocol communications network for the U.S. Postal Service, Verizon announced Tuesday. Verizon said it will design and manage the private, converged IP network in order to support mail system functions. Susan Zeleniak, group president …

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General Dynamics Wins $60M to Upgrade Army Tank Displays, Thermal Vision

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) land systems business unit has won $60 million under an existing contract to upgrade Abrams tanks, according to a company announcement. The company said it will improve color displays, thermal vision,  a remote operated weapon station, a tank-infantry phone and a thermal management system. The company said the win …

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