Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 11/07/2018

Raytheon to Help NGA Build Automation, AI, Analytic Tools; Dave Wajsgras Quoted

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has booked a pair of contracts worth up to $600M combined to develop artificial intelligence, data automation and analytic technologies for the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency…
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CACI Wins Potential $125M Military Sealift Command IT Support Contract

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has won a potential five-year, $125.3M contract from the U.S. Navy to help Military Sealift Command operate and manage business information technology systems and interfaces with the branch’s enterprise defense business platforms…
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NASA Briefs Industry on Urban Air Mobility Plans

NASA held a two-day meeting in Seattle last week to inform commercial, academic and government organizations of the space agency’s plans to develop an urban air mobility ecosystem. More than 400 representatives from the public and private sectors engaged in discussions about the UAM Grand Challenge, which is scheduled to officially launch in late 2020, NASA said Wednesday…
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ECS Selected as Transcom Cloud Service Provider

ECS has received a contract of an undisclosed value to provide managed commercial cloud services to U.S. Transportation Command. The company said Tuesday it will help Transcom automate and scale information technology systems, infrastructure and applications through the firm’s Cloud Center of Excellence…
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Navy Sources for Providers of NAVAIR IT Services

The Naval Air Systems Command is sourcing for industry input on information technology support services for logistics competency, headquarters and depots of the Navy Fleet Readiness Center and customer IT…
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ICF’s John Paczkowski Joins Nat’l Academy of Public Administration’s 2018 Class of Fellows

John Paczkowski, senior vice president of ICF, has been inducted into the National Academy of Public Administration’s 2018 Class of Fellows. ICF said Tuesday that inductees were selected by NAPA’s Fellows Nominating Committee following a comprehensive evaluation of their contributions to public administration…
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Dell EMC Unveils Modernized Applications for VMware Cloud Platforms

Dell EMC has modernized and integrated some of its applications into VMware’s cloud environments to help businesses refine their operations and accelerate the pace of their information technology modernization projects…
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VMware, Okta Form Cloud Security Partnership; Carahsoft’s Craig Abod Quoted

VMware and Okta have partnered to combine identity management tools with a technology platform designed to help enterprise customers manage applications on laptops, tablets or smartphones. The partnership introduced two promotional offers for VMware Workspace ONE customers to avail of the Okta Identity Cloud via a local channel partner, Okta said Tuesday…
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Huntington Ingalls Awarded Modification to Purchase Columbia Submarine Advance Construction Materials

General Dynamics Electric Boat has awarded a $197M contract modification to Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ Newport News Shipbuilding division for long-lead time materials and advance construction of the Columbia ballistic missile submarine…
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Northrop Partners With Academe to Support STEM College Students

Northrop Grumman has partnered with George Mason University and Northern Virginia Community College in an effort to increase graduation rates and boost the workforce for science, technology, engineering and mathematics areas…
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Air Force Eyes Terma for A-10 Jet Audio Warning Tech Contract

The U.S. Air Force wants to buy 3D audio warning devices from Terma‘s North American arm in an effort to increase situational awareness of pilots who operate A-10C Thunderbolt II attack jets, FlightGlobal reported Tuesday…
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