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2 Years After Massive Data Breach, OPM Still Vulnerable

Over two years after the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) suffered a massive data beach compromising the data of over 20 million current and former federal employees and their families, there are still notable deficiencies in the way the agency handles its information systems, according to a recent audit. Though …

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U.S. CIO Margie Graves: Thanks to 2015 Cyber Security Sprint, Feds Avoid Wannacry Virus

Acting U.S. CIO Margie Graves said that thanks to the 2015 federal cybersecurity sprint, federal agencies were able to avoid the devastating WannaCry ransomware virus that infected more than 200,000 people and organizations in over 150 countries. When asked at the Public Sector Innovation Summit how security protocols implemented in …

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GSA Green-Lights Small Biz Portion of Human Capital & Training GWAC Vehicle

The General Services Administration has issued a notice to proceed for the small-business portion of a potential $11.5 billion governmentwide acquisition contract vehicle meant to help agencies access customized human capital strategy, organizational performance, training and development support services. Stephanie Kenitzer, a GSA community manager, writes in a blog entry posted Nov. 28 …

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CACI Names Jennifer Mehall Background Investigations Team SVP

Jennifer Mehall, formerly vice president of operations at Alaska Native government services contractor Chenega Corp., has been named senior vice president of the background investigation services group at CACI International (NYSE: CACI). Mehall will lead a team that provides background investigation support services to the Office of Personnel Management, CACI said Wednesday. …

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GSA Issues Notice to Proceed for Human Capital & Training Contract Vehicle’s Unrestricted Portion

The General Services Administration has given federal agencies the go-ahead to use the unrestricted portion of a contract vehicle to procure human capital strategy, training and development and organizational performance support services. GSA said Monday that 77 vendors won contracts under the Human Capital and Training Solutions Unrestricted vehicle. The agency awarded the HCaTS …

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OPM Picks CACI Subsidiary, CSRA, Keypoint & Securitas to Support Background Investigations

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 14, 2016 — The Office of Personnel Management has awarded CSRA (NYSE: CSRA), CACI International‘s (NYSE: CACI) Premier Technology subsidiary,  Keypoint Government Solutions and Securitas Critical Infrastructure Services contracts to support background investigations on federal personnel, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. OPM said Monday Premier Technology and Keypoint will continue their existing support …

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GSA Picks 109 Vendors for $11.5B in Govt-Wide Human Capital & Training IDIQs

The General Services Administration has awarded 109 contractors spots under two contracts worth up to $11.5 billion combined over 15.5 years to provide human capital strategy, workforce training and development and organizational performance improvement support for federal agencies. GSA said Monday that 72 large businesses won in the Human Capital and Training Solutions acquisition vehicle and 37 awards …

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Weekly Roundup Mar. 14 – Mar. 18 2016: Tetra Tech Makes Wave in Water Data Analytics M&A Move & more

Mar. 14 – Mar. 18 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson A Vienna, Virginia-based contractor that has been among the most prominent small businesses in federal contracting has started a new path in its two-decade journey from humble beginnings. Indus Corp., …

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Weekly Roundup Sept 21 – Sept 25 2015: ULA Acquisition Talk Bubbles Again, OPM’s Latest Hack Revelation & more

Weekly Roundup Sept 21 – Sept 25 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Could GovCon see at least one more blockbuster merger-and-acquisition deal in 2015? One week after Aerojet Rocketdyne’s $2 billion bid for the United Launch Alliancewas rejected, the propulsion technology …

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ID Experts Wins $330M Federal Data Breach Recovery Services BPA

ID Experts, incorporated as Identity Theft Guard Solutions, has won a potential $329.8 million blanket purchase agreement to help protect the financial identities of 21.5 million people affected by an Office of Personnel Management cyber attack. The potential three-year contract has an initial task order value of $133.3 million and …

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