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Another Multi-Billion-Dollar ID/IQ for Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) has been selected by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to compete for IT management and technology services task orders as part of CDC’s $5 billion ID/IQ. Northrop Grumman will compete for task orders in two of three domain areas for the CDC Information Management …

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DLT Solutions’ Rick Marcotte Comments on ‘Fast Growth’ Honor

DLT Solutions was included in Everything Channel’s CRN Fast Growth 100 list. According to the firm, “the ranking is based on two years’ growth of net sales from calendar year 2007 to calendar year 2009.” DLT being singled for its recent revenue growth is nothing new – the firm was …

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Another Day, Another Multi-Billion Dollar IT Deal for Northrop Grumman; Amy King Speaks

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) will help spearhead a move to better Social Security Administration (SSA) business and technology practices after winning a role on a $2.8 billion indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract to provide information technology (IT) solutions to the federal office. According to the firm, Northrop Grumman “will receive task …

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Northrop Grumman Books Major $2.63 Billion IT Deal for New DHS HQ

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) won a $2.63 billion task order from the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) to put in place an IT infrastructure for secure communications and operations at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) St. Elizabeths headquarters in Washington, D.C. According to the firm, “Northrop Grumman will …

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Jake MacLeod to Lead New Powerwave Washington Office

Powerwave Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PWAV) opened a new facility in Washington, D.C., to support the firm’s government business solutions. The company gives a focus to “wireless broadband infrastructure solutions to the defense, homeland security, public safety and other government-related agencies.” Jake MacLeod, vice president of government solutions business, has been tasked …

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Harris Creates USB Thumb Drive for the Spy on the Go; Richard White Comments

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) rolled out a new USB thumb drive that is able to locate and extract targeted data from computers in a hurry. “BlackJack” was created for use by military, intelligence, and law-enforcement cybersecurity missions, with a focus on the speed and accuracy critical to such operations. According to …

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Symantec’s Tiffany Jones on the Evolving Cyber-Threat Landscape

Symantec Director of Public Sector Strategy and Programs teams Tiffany Jones spoke with The New New Internet about the shifting nature of the cyber realm: “We are seeing some evolvement now. First, as indicated by President Obama, cybersecurity is now a tier-one priority for the administration due to the increase …

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BAE Systems Inks Cybersecurity Deal with FBI

BAE Systems signed a contract with the FBI to provide critical information security safeguards, including certification and accreditation. According to BAE Systems, the firm will serve “as the prime contractor offering information security risk assessments, a form of quality control. The information assurance process is cyclical and is continuously monitored …

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Deloitte’s JR Reagan: Dangers of ‘Insider Threats, ‘ ‘Global Players’

The New New Internet asked a variety of cybersecurity industry experts for their opinions on the most pressing cyber threats. Here’s what JR Reagan of Deloitte had to say: “Lately, we’re seeing threats from global players. The type of distributed threats where cyber intruders can unwittingly harness and marshal thousands, …

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Lockheed Grabs Lucrative Missile Deal; General Dynamics, Sikorsky Ink Army Deals

According to the Department of Defense, “the Missile Defense Agency is awarding a contract modification valued not to exceed $298, 000, 000 to Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) under contract HQ0147-07-C-0196. Under this contract modification, LMSSC will manufacture and deliver a total of 26 interceptors for the Terminal High Altitude Area …

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