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Weekly Roundup: Leidos Buys IMX, Executive Moves, POC Hosting 2019 Security Vetting Process Modernization Forum Update on Aug. 14th & Weekly Top 10 Stories

Leidos agreed to purchase IMX Medical Management Services, a consulting firm that offers independent medical evaluation, case management and record review services to state and local government agencies. The terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the company expects to close the transaction in the third quarter, pending customary approvals. In …

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George Mason Professor & Former State Dept Official John Hillen Joins Govini Advisory Board

John Hillen, executive-in-residence and professor of practice at George Mason University’s School of Business and a board member at several companies, has joined the board of advisers at Govini. The big data and analytics company said Wednesday Hillen, a 2015 inductee into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100, will work with other industry and former government …

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Finance Veteran Abdul Omar Named PlanetRisk CFO; Paul McQuillan Comments

Abdul Omar, a more than 20-year financial management professional, has joined PlanetRisk as chief financial officer of the McLean, Virginia-based data visualization and analytics firm. PlanetRisk said Thursday that Omar will oversee accounting, finance and merger-and-acquisition functions in his new position as the company looks to grow its business operations. “As …

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Stephen Keys Named Software AG APAC, MENA Region SVP

Stephen Keys has been appointed new senior vice president of Software AG for the company’s operations in Asia-Pacific, Japan, Middle East, North Africa and Turkey, ARN reported Thursday. Brian Karlovsky writes that the appointment of Keys, based in Sydney, is one in a series of executive appointments intended to address …

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Software AG Forms Intelligent Business Operations Unit; John Bates Comments

Software AG has formed a new business operations unit that will work to help customers convert big data insights into assets. The business unit will focus on developing technology products for clients to monitor business processes, identify opportunities and risks and respond to business trends, Software AG said Thursday. The …

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John Hillen Named Operating Partner at LLR Partners; Dave Stienes Comments

John Hillen, former CEO of Sotera Defense Solutions, has joined private equity firm LLR Partners as an operating partner where he will evaluate new investment opportunities and develop strategies for LLR’s existing companies, the firm said Wednesday. Hillen has taken on a number of roles within the past few months including …

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John Hillen Joins George Mason University as Professor and Executive in Residence

John Hillen, former president and CEO of Sotera Defense Solutions, has been named executive in residence and professor of practice for George Mason University’s School of Management. Hillen currently serves as chairman of the board of advisers at SOS International,  is on board of directors at Software AG Government Solutions and is vice chairman of …

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Tod Weber: Limited Funds Are Driving a New Paradigm in Public Sector IT

Tod Weber, CEO and Chairman of Software AG Government Solutions, sees the federal information technology space changing in the current budget environment. “A new paradigm is emerging in the public sector IT arena as leaders focus on a prove it first and prove it fast mentality before committing their limited …

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Software AG Buys Software Firm JackBe, Unveils New Analytics Platform; Wolfram Jost Comments

Software AG has acquired intelligence software company JackBe Corp. for an undisclosed amount and introduced a new analytics platform intended to work with JackBe’s technologies. Software AG’s new webMethods intelligent business operations platform will use JackBe’s mashup, analytic and visualization offerings, Software AG said Thursday. The new platform works to …

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Bill Lochten Joins Software AG Govt Solutions As National VP

  Bill Lochten, former managing director of Information Builders‘ federal systems group, has joined a Software AG subsidiary as national vice president. In his new role at Software AG Government Solutions, he will oversee the enterprise software company’s sales to its U.S. federal government clients and business partners. While at …

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