Posts from GovCon Daily 04/22/2015

April 22 Market Close: GovCon Index Stretches Gain Streak to 3 Days

The GovCon Index rose for a third consecutive day Wednesday as it recorded a gain of 0.164 points to close at 76.242. U.S. stock markets traded in positive territory Wednesday after a new report showed sales of existing homes grew 6…
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David Goldfein Nominated AF Vice Chief of Staff; Larry Spencer to Head AFA

Air Force Lt. Gen. David Goldfein, current director of the Joint Staff at the Pentagon, has been nominated to succeed the retiring Gen. Larry Spencer as vice chief of staff for the service branch. The Defense Department announced the transition Wednesday and said Goldfein, a 32-year Air Force veteran, was also nominated for a promotion to the rank of general…
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RSA’s Amit Yoran: Tech Security Vendors Must Go Beyond ‘Legacy Mindsets’

Amit Yoran, president of the RSA security division at EMC, has urged the technology security sector to go beyond “legacy mindsets” to address what he views as emerging challenges in the current threat environment…
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CACI to Help Implement Electronic Medicare Appeals Processing System; Ken Asbury Comments

CACI International has received a five-year, $32 million task order to provide the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services with a case management platform for HHS to process Medicare appeals electronically…
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BAE Adds New Cyber Threat Intell Services in North America; Jim Anderson Comments

BAE Systems Plc‘s applied intelligence business has expanded its enterprise managed security services portfolio for the North American market to include new managed advanced threat detection and incident response offerings…
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General Dynamics-Built Air Traffic Control Radios Begin Operations in Missouri Hub; Chris Marzilli Comments

General Dynamics has deployed its air traffic control radios in Floyd W. Jones Lebanon Airport in Missouri as part of the Federal Aviation Administration air-ground communications modernization program…
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Former Northrop Chief Ronald Sugar Joins BeyondTrust’s Board; Kevin Hickey Comments

Ronald Sugar, a former chairman and CEO of Northrop Grumman, has joined the board of directors at Phoenix-based cybersecurity technology company BeyondTrust. Sugar led the Falls Church, Va.-based aerospace and defense contractor as chief executive from 2003 to 2010, when he was succeeded by then-Chief Operating Officer Wes Bush as CEO…
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