Posts from GovConWire for 02/10/2015

Tony Smeraglinolo, Engility CEO, Elected to Wash100 for Acquisition and Services Sector Leadership

Executive Mosaic is glad to announce Tony Smeraglinolo, president and CEO of Engility, as the newest inductee into the Wash100 — a group of influential leaders in the government contracting industry…
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Tony Moraco, SAIC CEO, Elected to Wash100 for Gov’t Services Market Leadership

Executive Mosaic is glad to announce Tony Moraco, CEO of Science Applications International Corp., as the newest inductee into the Wash100 — a group of influential leaders in the government contracting industry…
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DARPA, Navy, Air Force Put Anti-Ship Missile Through Flight Test

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has partnered with the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy to demonstrate a Long-Range Anti-Ship Missile system that has been integrated into a bomber aircraft. DARPA said Monday the Lockheed Martin-designed missile navigated its way to a set of pre-designated waypoints and worked to detect, track and avoid a target object during a flight test over a Point Mugu, California, sea test rangeWednesday
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Dan Kaufman: DARPA Continues Work on IoT Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity has become a national security concern as military and government agencies face increasingly frequent cyber attacks of growing sophistication, according to Dan Kaufman, director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency‘s Information Innovation Office…
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Kirby Brace: Appsential Continues to Operate Energy Department’s Enterprise Applications

Appsential LLC has received a $56 million recompete contract to operate and maintain the Energy Department’s financial, procurement and business intelligence applications. The company will manage DOE’s iManage services that comprise the STARS, STRIPES, IDW and iPortal applications under the five-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, Appsential said Jan…
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Lockheed to Help Army Sustain Apache Targeting Sensors; Rob Breter Comments

The U.S. Army has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) an $82 million contract to sustain long-range targeting and pilotage systems for the military branch’s AH-64 Apache helicopters. Lockheed said Monday the award exercises the third option year under a potential $375 million performance-based logistics contract for work on Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensors…
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February 9 Market Close: GovCon Index Falls, Greek Debt Talks Drag US Stocks

The GovCon Index started the trading week with a decline of 0.44 points — or 0.6 percent — to close at 73.746 Monday and end a three-day gain streak. On Tuesday, the GovCon Index will replace ATK and Orbital Sciences with Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), the company formed out of the merger of ATK’s aerospace and defense groups with Orbital…
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