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KBR to Continue Air Force Support via AFCAP V Contract Vehicle; Byron Bright Quoted

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 28, 2020 — KBR (NYSE: KBR) will vie for task orders to support the U.S. government's contingency and humanitarian operations through the company's position on a potential eight-year, $6.4B U.S. Air Force contract vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported April 16.

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NVIDIA’s Anthony Robbins: Agencies Should Harness AI, RPA to Free Up Employees for Mission-Critical Work

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Anthony Robbins, vice president of public sector at NVIDIA (Nasdaq: NVDA) and a 2020 Wash100 award winner, has said federal agencies should leverage artificial intelligence to manage mundane tasks and allow employees to focus on mission-critical functions. "With the federal government being one of the largest collectors of data, AI has great potential for every agency," Robbins wrote.

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Katie Arrington: DoD Wants First-Tier Suppliers to Meet ‘Level One’ CMMC Criteria

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Katie Arrington, chief information security officer in the Department of Defense acquisition office and a 2020 Wash100 Award recipient, has said that DoD is looking to require suppliers of prime contractors to meet the foundational requirements for its new certification  program, Federal News Network reported Friday.

Arrington will serve as a keynote speaker at the Potomac Officers Club’s CMMC Forum 2020 on June 24th.

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LexisNexis’ Haywood Talcove: Federal Gov’t Should Work With Industry to Protect Relief Funds From Fraudsters

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Haywood Talcove, CEO, Government, LexisNexis Risk Solutions and LexisNexis Special Services, wrote in an opinion piece published Friday that the federal government should collaborate with industry to protect stimulus funds from fraudsters as it works to provide economic relief to U.S. businesses and families during the COVID-19 pandemic as part of the $2T Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act.

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MDA Seeks Proposals for Next-Generation Interceptor Program

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The Missile Defense Agency has released a solicitation for the Next-Generation Interceptor program, Defense News reported Friday. MDA requested $664.1M in fiscal 2021 funds for NGI, which replaces the Redesigned Kill Vehicle program as part of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense System designed to defend the U.S. against ballistic missile defense threats.

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