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Leidos Secures $63M Air Force Contract for IT, Telecom Support Across NCR

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 3, 2018 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will provide information technology and telecommunications services to U.S. Air Force customers at Joint Base Andrews, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, the Pentagon building and other locations in the National Capital Region under a $63 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department …

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Stu Shea: Peraton Buys SRI in Communications Portfolio Expansion Push

Herndon, Va.-based communications and technology services contractor Peraton has acquired communications infrastructure developer Strategic Resources International for an undisclosed sum. “The addition of SRI to the Peraton portfolio adds an important complement to our communications offerings through their extensive portfolio of telecommunications assets in the areas of mobile, [internet protocol] …

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Wray Varley Joins BT Federal as President, CEO

Wray Varley, former vice president of the government segment at telecommunications equipment maker Infinera, has joined BT Federal as president and CEO, FierceTelecom reported Thursday. The report said Varley succeeds Tony Wellen, who has served as BT Federal’s interim CEO over the past six months and returned to his full-time post …

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Intel’s Melvin Greer to Deliver Keynote Address at Telecom Exchange NYC 2018

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 6, 2017 — Intel (Nasdaq: INTC) executive Melvin Greer will be a keynote speaker at the Jaymie Scotto & Associates-hosted Telecom Exchange NYC 2018 on June 20 to discuss network technologies, artificial intelligence and data transformation, GovCon Executive reported Friday. JSA said Nov. 28 Greer, who serves as chief data …

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Hughes Gets Quality Mgmt Certification Under ISO 9001:2015

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 1, 2017 — Hughes Network Systems has secured certification under the International Organization for Standardization for the company’s quality management, continuous improvement and customer support practices, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday an independent auditor reaffirmed its compliance with ISO 9001:2015 standards on quality management in terms of …

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Raytheon to Provide Cybersecurity Support for MetTel Networks; John DeSimone Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 21, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has entered into a partnership with MetTel to provide cybersecurity technologies and services to government and commercial customers on MetTel-administered networks and operate a Managed Trusted Internet Protocol Service for federal agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The telecommunications company said Thursday the global security alliance …

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Hughes Lands Subcontract for Telecom, Managed Network Services for Fed Agencies

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 19, 2017 — Hughes Network Systems will provide managed network services to federal agencies in support of Level 3 Communications‘ (NYSE: LVLT) work contracted under the General Services Administration‘s Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The subcontract to Hughes covers the delivery of HughesON telecommunications products and services …

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Telecom Industry Vet Diana Gowen Named MetTel Federal Program GM, SVP

Diana Gowen, a 30-year telecommunications and networking industry veteran, has joined New York-based communications firm MetTel as general manager and senior vice president of federal program. Gowen will work through the company’s Washington, D.C.-based office as she helps MetTel expand the delivery of communications platforms and services to federal agencies, MetTel …

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Noblis’ Amr ElSawy Cites Analytic, Machine Learning Opportunities in Civilian, Intell & Defense Markets

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 21, 2017 — Amr ElSawy, president and CEO of Noblis, has said the company sees business opportunities across the civil, intelligence and defense market segments in areas such as cyber, analytics, high-performance computing, sustainability, biosciences and telecommunications. “[We] are proud of the outcomes we helped create in aviation, …

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Lockheed Integrates Updated Comms Satellite for Saudi Customers; Rick Ambrose Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 16, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has completed the integration of an updated A2100 communications satellite for Arabsat and the King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology organization in Saudi Arabia, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. “We’ve modeled this activity in our virtual reality lab hundreds of times, but this is …

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