Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 02/28/2017

Ramzi Musallam, Veritas Capital CEO, Named to 2017 Wash100 for Govt IT & Healthcare Investment Leadership

Executive Mosaic is honored to introduce Ramzi Musallam, CEO and managing partner of Veritas Capital, as an inductee into the 2017 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting arena…
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Brian McKeon, Booz Allen EVP, Named to 2017 Wash100 for Systems Engineering & Communications Leadership

Executive Mosaic is honored to announce Brian McKeon, an executive vice president at Booz Allen Hamilton, as an inductee into the 2017 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting arena…
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GSA, HPE Ink Government-Wide Software Agreement; Mary Davie Comments

The General Services Administration and Hewlett Packard Enterprise have signed a deal that seeks to facilitate the procurement of HPE’s software platforms by federal agencies and help GSA expand federal license agreements with software publishers…
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Aerospace Corp. Subsidiary Secures NASA Contract to Support Johnson Center’s Extravehicular Activities

NASA has awarded a contract to a subsidiary of The Aerospace Corp. to support the extravehicular activities project office within the space agency’s Johnson Space Center. The Aerospace Corp. said Thursday Vaeros‘ human space flight directorate will work to help NASA consolidate contracts and assist in the management of future acquisitions, maintenance of proprietary data and mitigation of conflict of interest issues…
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Navy Cancels RFP on Commercial Recycling of USS Enterprise’s Non-Nuclear Parts

The U.S. Navy has halted a proposal solicitation for the commercial recycling of the retired USS Enterprise‘s non-nuclear components. The military branch said Monday it needs more information to determine an executable and environmentally sound approach for the disposal of USS Enterprise…
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Gen. Hawk Carlisle: F-35 to Join Fight Against ISIS Group in Near Future

Gen. Hawk Carlisle, head of the Air Combat Command, has said Lockheed Martin-built F-35 Joint Strike Fighter aircraft will be deployed to the Middle East to support the fight against the Islamic State militant group in a few years, Military…
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CFPB Seeks Info on Potential Credit Process Applications of Alternative Data & Modeling Techniques

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau wants information on the potential applications of alternative financial data and modeling approaches in the credit process. Responses to the request for information could help CFPB understand benefits and risks related to financial service providers’ use of alternative data and modeling techniques, the bureau said in a notice published Feb…
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Fulcrum Gets USSOCOM Futures Planning, Synchronization Support Order; Jeff Handy Comments

Fulcrum has received a potential three-year, $2.7 million task order from the U.S. Special Operations Command for futures planning and synchronization services. The task order was awarded under the SOCOM Wide Mission Support-A contract in support of J9 division’s FPS mission, the company said Feb…
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Hypori’s Virtual Mobile Device Obtains Federal Info Processing Standard Certification

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has certified Hypori‘s virtual mobile device offering as compliant with Federal Information Processing Standard 140-2 level 1. Hypori said Monday federal civilian agencies, intelligence communities and military branches can now utilize the company’s virtual mobile device to help secure applications and data that might be vulnerable on a physical mobile device…
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Elon Musk: SpaceX to Fly 2 Individuals on 2018 Private Lunar Mission

SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk has said the company plans to use its Falcon Heavy rocket to send two passengers to the moon in 2018 via a private lunar mission, Space.com reported Monday. Musk told reporters in a teleconference the two individuals will fly aboard SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft to travel around the moon for a week, Calla Cofield wrote…
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VIDEO: Mitigate Data Loss Exposure and Improve Your Risk Profile

Chuck Hollis, EVP Converged Infrastructure, Oracle, describes how Risk Management Officers can improve their company’s risk profile with Oracle’s Zero Data Loss Recovery Appliance to protect Oracle Databases and mitigate data loss exposure…
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