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Harry Martin, Intelligent Decisions Break New Ground in VMware Partnership

Intelligent Decisions gained Enterprise Level Partner Status with virtualization and cloud infrastructure solutions firm VMware. According to ID, “this Enterprise Partner status allows ID to take a more aggressive approach to virtualization opportunities by offering green, reliable and secure enterprise data centers options. As a VMware Enterprise partner, ID now …

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Mark Johnson, Oracle Help Sacramento, Boston Boost Data Transparency

Boston and Sacramento recently implemented Oracle applications and infrastructure software aimed at increasing data transparency and citizen service quality, cutting costs and enhancing operational efficiency. “Local governments face unfunded mandates and reduced tax revenues while their constituents are demanding improved services, ” said Mark Johnson, senior vice president, Oracle Public …

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Lockheed’s Linda Gooden Talks Eureka Streams

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) unveiled a new open-source project for enterprise social networking called Eureka Streams. According to eWeek: “The Eureka Streams technology, which looks and behaves much like existing commercial social networking software, is aimed at helping what Lockheed Martin refers to as knowledge workers make informed decisions by …

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Unisys Deal with NGA Worth a Potential $1 Billion

Unisys (NYSE: UIS) was awarded a contract from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) to compete for task orders under the Total Application Services for Enterprise Requirements (TASER) contract. According to the firm, “the contract, capped at $1 billion over five years, supports NGA’s mission to provide timely, relevant and accurate …

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Michael Hayden Joins Board at Alion, Bahman Atefi Comments

Gen. Michael V. Hayden, USAF (Ret.) has joined the Alion Science and Technology’s Board of Directors. Gen. Hayden has an extensive track record including time spent as Director of the National Security Agency, Director of the Central Intelligence Agency, and Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence. “We are fortunate that …

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SAIC Signs Deal to Support NASA’s Goddard Center

SAIC (NYSE: SAI) today announced it has been awarded a subcontract by Primus Solutions, Inc. to provide the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) with IT services. The five-year subcontract worth more than $80 million. According to SAIC, “NASA’s GSFC is home to the nation’s …

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MAXIMUS Announces Healthcare Webinars

MAXIMUS, Inc. (NYSE:MMS) has planned new health care reform webinars aimed at providing “federal, state and local government health services organizations with insights and solutions to challenges presented by health care reform.” The new schedule is as follows: Using Social Media to Reach and Engage Participants of Public Health Insurance …

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Northrop Grumman Picks Up Jammer Maturation Deal

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) won a $41.9 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to mature proposed technologies for the U.S. Navy’s Next Generation Jammer airborne electronic attack system development. According to the firm, “the Navy is developing the Next Generation Jammer to field a system that can electronically attack the advanced electronics being developed …

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L-3 picks up $200 million deal from Air Force

L-3 Communications’ (NYSE: LLL) WESCAM subsidiary has been awarded a third contract from the U.S. Air Force that will be used to purchase the firm’s MX-15Di targeting systems and MX-20D targeting systems.  The deal is valued at $200 million. According to the firm, “over an 18-month period, three ID/IQ contracts …

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SAIC Launches GeoRover Update

SAIC (NYSE: SAI) has rolled out a new version of the GeoRover Digital Data Tracker geospatial software product is now available for geographic information system (GIS) users worldwide. “We continue to provide new GeoRover software products and solutions that help enhance GIS user capabilities and streamline workflows, enabling increased productivity, …

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