Tag Archives: telecommunications

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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CenturyLink Pursues IT, Telecom Work Under $50B GSA Vehicle; Erich Sanchack Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 8, 2017 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) will bid on work to deliver information technology and telecommunications infrastructure services to federal agencies through the General Services Administration‘s $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday it aims to provide its cybersecurity, cloud and managed …

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AT&T Eyes Work Under GSA’s $50B Contract for Telecom Services; Kay Kapoor Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 8, 2017 — AT&T (NYSE: T) will pursue work to provide telecommunications services and technologies to government agencies through its position under the General Services Administration‘s $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said Aug. 1 the EIS vehicle serves to replace the Washington Interagency …

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Matt Desch: Iridium Next to Help Advance Telecommunications, Air Traffic Control

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 11, 2017 — Iridium Communications (Nasdaq: IRDM) CEO Matt Desch has said the Iridium Next constellation will work to support the “renovation” of air traffic control toward the Federal Aviation Administration‘s Next Generation Air Transportation System, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. NASASpaceflight.com reported Friday that the company’s effort to replace the original …

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AT&T to Update CDC Telecom Network Under $119M GSA Task Order; Mike Leff Comments

AT&T (NYSE: T) has received a potential five-year, $119 million task order from the General Services Administration to help the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention modernize its telecommunications systems. The task order has a base term of seven months and four option years and covers updates to CDC’s Wi-Fi, cellular …

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Erich Sanchack, SVP & GM of Federal Sales at CenturyLink, Added to 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 22, 2017 — Erich Sanchack, senior vice president and general manager of CenturyLink‘s federal business, has been chosen for this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for his leadership in federal telecommunications and virtualization. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected …

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Jill Singer, National Security VP at AT&T Public Sector Unit, Selected for 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 21, 2017 — Jill Singer, vice president of national security at AT&T‘s global public sector business, has been chosen for this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for her leadership in the federal telecommunications sector. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected …

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February 27 Market Close: GovCon Index Hits Record Close on Trump Military Budget Proposal

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed at an all-time record high Monday with large aerospace-and-defense primes the main contributors to gains after President Donald Trump unveiled his proposal to raise military spending 9 percent for the next federal fiscal year. U.S. stocks also posted small gains as the benchmark S&P 500 composite …

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January 12 Market Close: GovCon Index Down, Lockheed Extends Drag Over Investors’ Continued F-35 Focus

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index fell for a second straight session Thursday on continued declines by large aerospace and defense primes as U.S. stocks also tumbled with earnings season at the forefront of investor attention. GovCon Index gainers outnumbered decliners by a 2-to-1 ratio and two of its 11 S&P 500 components …

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