Posts from GovCon Daily for 06/25/2015

Jennifer Felix Joins Vencore as SVP, CFO; Mac Curtis Comments

Jennifer Felix, formerly chief financial officer at Sotera Defense Solutions, has joined Vencore as senior vice president and CFO. Her appointment takes effect July 20 and she will oversee Vencore’s relations with investors and the strategic advisory council and manage tax, accounting and other aspects of the company’s financial functions, Vencore said Thursday…
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Andy Ozment: DHS Continues Push for CDM, Einstein 3A Implementation

The Department of Homeland Security is working to complete the implementation of its Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program at more nondefense agencies as part of efforts to detect cyber vulnerabilities, Federal News Radio reported Thursday…
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Reports: NSA Chief Michael Rogers Declines to Attribute OPM Hack

Adm. Michael Rogers, head of the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command, has declined to identify the perpetrator of the recent data breach at the Office of Personnel Management, Breaking Defense reported Wednesday…
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OPM Moves to Secure IT Systems; Katherine Archuleta Comments

The Office of Personnel Management has been collaborating with other federal agencies, Congress and industry to identify additional methods for OPM to strengthen protection of its systems and data. OPM said it also developed a multi-phase strategy to secure legacy information technology applications as the agency’s infrastructure undergoes an upgrade…
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Frank Kendall Urges Defense Acquisition Staff to Help Increase DoD’s Tech Capacity

Frank Kendall, defense undersecretary for acquisition, technology and logistics, has encouraged the Defense Department‘s procurement employees to always consider technical and cost factors when they buy technologies, DoD News reported Wednesday…
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