Posts from GovConWire for 08/06/2015

NAVSEA Starts Federal Data Breach Response Service Solicitation

The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command has started to accept bids on a contract for data breach response services to address the cyber attack on the Office of Personnel Management‘s background investigations database, Nextgov reportedWednesday
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NASA Renews Crew Space Launch Deal with Russia

NASA has inked a $490 million contract with Russia to keep sending American astronauts to the International Space Station aboard Russian-built space vehicles. The deal was sealed after Congress failed to pass full funding for the Commercial Crew Program, NASA said Wednesday
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Deltek: Security Management Most Vulnerable Among Agency IT Security Controls

Deltek has highlighted the growing number of security incidents and high-risk areas in federal information systems in reports by the U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team and Government Accountability Office…
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ICF Lands $30M NASA Global Change Research Program Contract

ICF International has been awarded a nearly $30 million contact to perform technical and program support for NASA’s global change research program. ICF will assist the U.S. Global Change Research Program National Coordination Office to coordinate and assess the office’s plans and budget activity, and develop USGCRP’s web resources and applications, NASA said Wednesday
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Ray Johnson, Former Lockheed CTO, Appointed to Terrestrial Energy’s Intl Advisory Board

Ray O. Johnson, a former Lockheed Martin chief technology officer and senior vice president, has joined the international advisory board of New York-based nuclear reactor system developer Terrestrial Energy…
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August 5 Market Close: GovCon Index Climbs, US Stocks Neutral on Oil Losses & Tech Earnings Reports

The GovCon Index showed strong movement after three days of flat activity to record a gain of 0.672 points and close at 76.807. Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) closed up 8.80 percent to $44.01 after the Reston, Va…
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