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Tom Hempfield HP’s Efforts to Help AFCEA Go Green

HP was selected by the nonprofit Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA International) to help cut the physical and carbon footprint of the organization’s infrastructure while continuing computer growth. According to the firm, “by implementing HP solutions, AFCEA International transformed its entire data center infrastructure, which supports email, financial …

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Pat Neven on iGov’s CMMI Accomplishment

iGov has claimed the Software Engineering Institute’s (SEI) Standard Capability Maturity Model – Integration for Development (CMMI(R))(Appraisal Method for Process Improvement – SCAMPI(SM)) Class A CMMI-Development Maturity Level 3 rating. “We’re pleased to add the CMMI Level 3 rating to our existing ISO 9001:2008 registration, ” said Patrick Neven, iGov …

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Cyber Chief Keith Alexander, ManTech’s Scott Goldstein to Speak at Conference

ManTech’s (NASDAQ:MANT) senior vice president and CTO of Systems Engineering and Advanced Technology will serve as a panelist at the LandWarNet 2010 Conference. The conference will be held August 3 – 5 in Tampa, Fla. According to the firm, “Goldstein will participate in a panel discussion that will provide perspective …

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Lockheed Applauds NASA Budget

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) spoke highly of the efforts of the House and Senate NASA oversight committees as Congress puts together a bi-partisan spending plan for NASA. According to the firm, “this important legislation provides an achievable path forward for a robust human space flight program that continues the Orion …

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AMERICAN SYSTEMS’ Bill Hoover on What’s Driving Growth

AMERICAN SYSTEMS’ Bill Hoover spoke with Washington Technology about his firm’s position in the future of the market: “We have a lot of organizational confidence because we look at our indicators, our pipeline of opportunities, the qualified pipeline and the proposals submitted. Indicators are not results, but they do indicate …

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Citrix’s Tom Simmons, HP’s Tom Hempfield Comment on ‘Power IT Down Day’

At the end of the work day on August 27, government agencies and contractors are encouraged to power down electronics as part of  “Power IT Down Day.” “Participation doubled during last year’s Power IT Down Day, and we hope to reach even more individuals in 2010, ” said Tom Simmons, …

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Boeing’s Narus Acquisition a Done Deal

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has finalized its planned acquisition of Narus, “a provider of real-time network traffic and analytics software used to protect against cyber attacks and persistent threats aimed at large Internet Protocol networks.” Narus will operate within Boeing’s Network & Space Systems business as a wholly owned subsidiary. Terms …

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Daon Picked to Contribute to World’s Largest ID Program, Tom Grissen Comments

Daon was selected by India to provide software for the country’s identity management. According to the firm, “Daon’s software has been selected for use in India’s Unique ID (UID), the world’s largest identity program. The program, branded as Aadhaar, will eventually encompass 1.2 billion residents and the UID will become …

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General Dynamics Presents Fiscal Numbers

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) issued the following financial statement: “General Dynamics had second-quarter 2010 earnings from continuing operations of $651 million, or $1.68 per share on a fully diluted basis, compared to 2009 second-quarter earnings from continuing operations of $621 million, or $1.61 per share fully diluted. Revenues in the …

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LexisNexis Highlighted by Gartner, Woody Talcove Comments

LexisNexis Risk Solutions was highlighted by Gartner in a research note titled “Highlights from the LexisNexis Advanced Government Solutions Conference for Government and Law Enforcement.” According to the firm, “this note discusses the new social network for law enforcement customers, called the LexisNexis Investigators Network.  The LexisNexis Investigators Network provides …

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