Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 02/07/2017

Curt Kolcun, Microsoft US Public Sector VP, Named to 2017 Wash100 for Govt Cloud Collaboration Leadership

Executive Mosaic is pleased to introduce Curt Kolcun, vice president of the U.S. public sector at Microsoft, as an inductee into the 2017 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting industry…
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Ellen McCarthy, Noblis NSP President, Selected to 2017 Wash100 for Big Data & Geospatial Leadership

Executive Mosaic is honored to announce Ellen McCarthy, president of the National Security Partners organization at Noblis, as an inductee into the 2017 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting industry…
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General Dynamics Unit Secures $70M Navy Enterprise IT, Cybersecurity Services Contract

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology unit has received a potential three-year, $70 million contract to provide enterprise-level IT services to various U.S. Navy installations…
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SC3 Promotes Chuck Hicks as Strategy EVP, Adds CTO Role for Chad Wagner

Chuck Hicks, formerly chief operating officer and chief financial officer of SC3, has elevated to the role of executive vice president for strategic growth at the Alexandria, Virginia-based technology and consulting services firm…
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Defense News: Air Force to Decide on B-52 Engine Replacement Program Soon

U.S. Air Force officials have said the service branch is close to a decision on whether to replace the engines of Boeing-built B-52 Stratofortress bomber aircraft, Defense News reported Monday. Valerie Insinna writes the Air Force Global Strike Command conducted a business case evaluation with engine makers and financial organizations and found that a possible engine replacement would result in long-term fuel and maintenance cost savings…
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CenturyLink SVP Bill Bradley Joins RiskSense Board of Directors

Bill Bradley, senior vice president for cyber engineering and technology services at CenturyLink, has joined the board of directors of Albuquerque, New Mexico-based cyber risk management company RiskSense…
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Richard Ledgett to Retire as NSA Deputy Director

Richard Ledgett, deputy director at the National Security Agency since 2014, will retire this spring after nearly 40 years of government service, Reuters reported Friday. NSA spokesman Michael Halbig confirmed Ledgett’s planned departure from the agency in an email to Reuters…
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John Dancy: CSRA to Migrate Workload to Microsoft Azure Government Cloud

CSRA will transfer its workload to Microsoft’s Azure Government cloud platform under a three-year enterprise agreement between the two companies. The deal also allows CSRA to use Microsoft’s Office 365 software platform for the cloud environment, CSRA said Monday…
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Harris-Built Imager Onboard Japanese Weather Satellite Captures First Images

Japan’s meteorological agency has unveiled a detailed picture of clouds taken by a Harris-developed imager technology onboard the country’s newest weather satellite over Japan and the Pacific Ocean…
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Boeing Receives Saudi F-15 Radar Contract Modification

Boeing has been awarded an $18.3 million contract modification by the U.S. Air Force to supply AN/APG-63(V) 3 radar for the Saudi Arabian air force’s F-15SA aircraft. The Defense Department said Monday work will primarily occur in Forest, Mississippi, through March 31, 2017…
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VIDEO: Oracle SPARC Platform Update – Feb 2017

Hear about the Oracle SPARC platform update from John Fowler. In this video, John discusses the strategy for SPARC and Solaris in Servers, Engineered Systems, and Cloud services.
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