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Air Force Taps Pivotal for $100M Software Experimentation Lab Support OTA

Pivotal Software (NYSE: PVTL) will support production efforts at the U.S. Air Force’s Kessel Run Experimentation Lab under a one-year, $100.1M other transaction agreement. The company will provide prototyping methods, software and services for the military branch’s enterprise architectures, the Department of Defense said Wednesday. Work under the OTA runs through Dec. …

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Pivotal’s Keith Salisbury: Accelerated Software Dev’t Key for US in Future Combat

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 10, 2018 — Keith Salisbury, vice president of Pivotal Software‘s (NYSE: PVTL) federal business, has said approaches that help accelerate the development of applications will work to help the U.S. build its military edge in future wars, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 9. He said in an interview posted …

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SAIC Creates Virtual Lab to Support IT Transformation Projects; Charles Onstott Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 20, 2018 — Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has unveiled a cloud-based virtual laboratory environment that it designed to help accelerate federal agencies’ efforts to develop software applications, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 23. The company said Oct. 23 the SAIC Innovation Factory will utilize its own technology and Red …

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Raytheon Updates Air Force AOC Weapon System Software via Agile Method; Todd Probert Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 1, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has implemented an agile development approach to update the baseline software of the Air and Space Operations Center Weapon System used by the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 19. FlightGlobal reported Sept. 19 that the agile method has worked …

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KeyW Lands $100M Government Software Development Contract; John Sutton Quoted

KeyW (Nasdaq: KEYW) has secured a potential five-year contract with a $100M initial value to help an unnamed government customer develop software platforms. The company said Tuesday it will build tools for integration into classified systems that support the client’s national security missions. “This project is a great example of a solid …

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7 Firms Win IDIQ Contracts to Support Navy Meteorology, Oceanography Systems

Seven companies have won potential five-year contracts to provide software development and engineering support services for the U.S. Navy’s oceanography and meteorology systems. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific received nine proposals for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts that each contain a two-year base period and a three-year option, the …

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Raytheon’s Todd Probert: Commercial Software Processes & DoD Expertise to Drive Defense Capability Dev’t

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 9, 2018 — Todd Probert, vice president of mission support and modernization at Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) intelligence, information and services business, has said a budget and acquisition framework focused on the use of commercial software development methods is needed to accelerate the delivery of defense capabilities, …

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Unisys to Provide Software for Navy Tactical Comms Platform; Andrew Boyd Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 27, 2018 — Unisys (NYSE: UIS) will provide software development, operations and management services to the U.S. Navy for the creation of a tactical messaging system under a potential $20 million contract from the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, ExecutiveBiz reported July 18. The company …

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Pivotal’s Keith Salisbury: Modern Approach to Software Dev’t Key to Transforming Mission Execution

Keith Salisbury, vice president for federal business at Pivotal Software (NYSE: PVTL), has said government agencies should adopt a rapid and modern approach to software development in order to build and deploy applications within days and immediately execute their missions. Salisbury wrote that agency leaders should assess if they consider …

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DXC Technology Opens New Orleans Digital Transformation Center

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 25, 2018 — DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) has opened a digital transformation center in New Orleans that will support the delivery of digital services and development of technology for oil well data analysis, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Terrell Boynton, director and general manager of DXC’s New Orleans …

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