Posts from GovCon Wire 7/10/18

Pivotal’s Keith Salisbury: Modern Approach to Software Dev’t Key to Transforming Mission Execution

Keith Salisbury, vice president for federal business at Pivotal Software (NYSE: PVTL), has said government agencies should adopt a rapid and modern approach to software development in order to build and deploy applications within days and immediately execute their missions…
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Perspecta to Offer Data Mgmt Support Under $920M NGA Janus Geography IDIQ; Mac Curtis Comments

Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) will provide geography data integration, validation and creation support services for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency under a potential 10-year, $920 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract awarded in May…
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Northrop to Continue Army Mission Training Support Under $128M Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a potential $128 million contract to help the U.S. Army‘s Mission Command Training Center facilitate live, virtual and constructive simulation exercises for service members…
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DynCorp’s Gregory Nixon Recognized for Corporate Legal Leadership; George Krivo Comments

Gregory Nixon, chief administrative officer and chief legal officer at DynCorp International, has been named to Savoy Magazine’s 2018 list of top influential American-American lawyers. Nixon is one of the lawyers named to the magazine’s 2018 Most Influential Black Lawyers list and who were acknowledged for their legal expertise and leadership, DynCorp said Monday
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Lockheed Taps Guardtime Federal to Integrate Cyber, Data Integrity Capabilities Into Aircraft Systems

Lockheed Martin has signed a contract with Guardtime Federal to incorporate cyber and data integrity capabilities into the former’s aircraft systems and processes in an effort to address data manipulation threats…
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ManTech Books $60M in DARPA Systems Engineering, Technical Assistance Orders; Matt Tait Comments

ManTech International has received four task orders worth up to $60 million combined to provide systems engineering and technical assistance to the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. The company said Monday it will support DARPA’s Strategic Technologies Office in various program areas such as sensor modernization, maritime defense, radar, communications and battle management control…
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SaiTech-Venesco JV Awarded Potential $243M NASA IT Support Services Contract

The joint venture of SaiTech and Venesco will provide a range of information technology support services to the IT and communications division at NASA’s headquarters in Washington under a potential five-year, $243 million contract…
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SRA, Calibre Vet Philip Rizzi Joins ARServices in EVP Role

Philip Rizzi, formerly a vice president at Calibre Systems, has joined ARServices as an executive VP and he will be responsible for service delivery across three business lines at the Alexandria, Va…
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BGov: Federal Spending on 8(a) Competitive Awards Hit $8.56B in Fiscal 2017

Federal agencies obligated $8.56 billion for competitively awarded contracts during fiscal 2017 through a program that is set aside for socially disadvantaged businesses, Bloomberg Government reported Monday
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Iron Mountain to Expand Phoenix Data Center for Government, Enterprise Clients

Iron Mountain has begun a two-phase construction project to expand its campus in  Phoenix, Ariz., as part of efforts to address a demand for data services in the region. The company said Monday its future 550-square-foot multitenant facility will have a capacity of 48 megawatts and will serve multiple cloud providers as well as enterprise and public sector customers…
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