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Mitre Adds 137 New Entries to Online Software Vulnerabilities List

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 8, 2018 — Mitre has updated its online list of software vulnerabilities with nearly 140 new entries as part of continued efforts to provide developers and security professionals a common reference and baseline standard to identify, mitigate and counter software security issues, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Inside Defense reported …

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Red Hat’s David Egts: Feds Should Assess Open Source Code for Vulnerabilities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 18, 2018 — David Egts, chief technologist for Red Hat‘s (NYSE: RHT) public sector business in North America, has cautioned federal agencies to check for potential cyber vulnerabilities in open source code before they move to adopt such software, ExecutiveBiz reported Dec. 4. Egts wrote in …

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Jerry Parker: CACI Pushes Open Architecture Software for Army Signal Processing

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 19, 2018 — Jerry Parker, a senior vice president at CACI International (NYSE: CACI), has said the company is exploring an open architecture system that will work to process multiple radio-frequency signals in line with a U.S. Army effort to develop such a technology, ExecutiveBiz reported …

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Engility Tapped for Air Force Data Exchange Gateway Software Sustainment

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 28, 2018 — Engility (NYSE: EGL) will help the U.S. Air Force maintain software for a tactical data exchange system used on aircraft under a $49.5M contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The contract provides for software sustainment support to the Joint Range Extension/Joint Range Extension Tactical Equipment Package, which …

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Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh: Agencies Should Modernize Data Centers With Converged, Hyperconverged Tech

Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer of Dell EMC’s federal business, has said government agencies that aim to achieve digital transformation and address mission-critical challenges should begin with data center modernization through the adoption of converged and hyperconverged infrastructure technologies. Chehreh wrote that such technologies work to help agencies fully leverage automation and …

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FedResults Lands $60M BPA to Distribute CA Technologies Products to Gov’t, Military, IC

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 27, 2018 — FedResults will serve as a distributor of CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) software and services to the federal government and defense sector under a potential $60 million blanket purchase agreement with the Defense Department, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The five-year BPA via the Enterprise Software Initiative also …

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Insight Public Sector Wins Potential $653M DON BPA for Microsoft Software Licenses, Cloud Products

Insight Public Sector has won a potential three-year, $653.2 million blanket purchase agreement to help the Department of the Navy obtain Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) software licenses, cloud products and software assurance services. The U.S. Navy issued the BPA in accordance with IPS’ Federal Supply Schedule contract and policy and guidelines under the Defense Department‘s Enterprise Software …

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Kevin Robinson: MTSI Eyes Opportunity as Federal Market Transforms Software, Capability Dev’t

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 29, 2018 — Kevin Robinson, president and CEO of Modern Technology Solutions Inc., has said the company is working to support the rapid acquisition, engineering, test and delivery of technologies and capabilities critical to the missions of warfighters and first responders. He told ExecutiveBiz in an …

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CGI Federal to Build Army’s Contract Writing System Under Potential $134M Award

CGI‘s (NYSE: GIB) federal business has received a potential $133.9 million contract to develop an enterprise-wide software platform for the U.S. Army to write, manage, execute or close out a contract. The Army Contracting Command announced the contract award in a FedBizOpps notice posted Monday. The service branch needs a contract writing and management system to …

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3 Firms Get $130M in Army Software, Maintenance Support Contract Modifications

Carahsoft Technology, Four LLC and Immix Technology have received contract modifications worth a combined $130 million to continue to provide commercial off-the-shelf software products and maintenance services to the U.S. Army. The Defense Department said Tuesday contractors are required to supply COTS software products that have obtained full certification through the Army’s …

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