Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 08/10/2016

Orbital ATK to Restate Financials & Delay 2Q Filing on Accounting Review

Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) said Wednesday it plans to restate almost two years of financial results on accounting issues and will delay the filing of its quarterly report for the most recent quarter as the company carries out an accounting review in its defense segment…
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Vectrus Lifts 2016 Earnings, Revenue Guidance

Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) has lifted full-year earnings and revenue guidance on improved outlooks in cash flow for the 2016 second half and expectations of extra payments on debt. The Colorado Springs-based government communications services contractor now expects earnings per share in the $2…
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SOSi Names Stephen Iwicki as Intelligence Solutions Group VP, Promotes Robert Billeaud to Operations SVP

SOS International has named Stephen Iwicki, a former vice president at General Dynamics‘ information technology business, as the new intelligence solutions group vice president following the appointment of Robert Billeaud as senior vice president for operations…
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IARPA to Host Data Retrieval Tech Proposers Day

The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity will hold a proposers’ day conference on Sept. 27 in Washington to brief interested organizations on a multilingual data collection system development program…
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ManTech Awarded DHS Continuous Diagnostic, Mitigtation Task Orders; Bill Varner Comments

ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has received two task orders worth up to $110 million combined for cybersecurity and cloud computing services in support of the Department of Homeland Security‘s Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program…
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DHS Seeks Wearable First Responder Tech From Startup Companies

The Department of Homeland Security currently explores startup-developed wearable technologies that work to support first responders through a business accelerator program of the DHS science and technology directorate…
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Raytheon to Provide Navy Satcom Terminal Engineering Support

Raytheon has secured a five-year, $9.1 million contract modification to provide engineering services for the U.S. Navy‘s multi-band satellite communications terminal. The Defense Department said Tuesday Raytheon’s space and airborne systems unit will perform work on the Navy Multiband Terminal program in Florida and Massachusetts through Aug…
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Fortinet, South Korean Agency Agree to Exchange Cyber Threat Info; Michael Xie Comments

Fortinet has entered into a cyber partnership agreement with South Korea’s internet and security agency to facilitate two-way exchange of threat intelligence data. The deal allows the both parties to jointly research and analyze web security incidents in South Korea as well as identify appropriate technology and methods to increase the country’s resilience to cyber attacks, Fortinet said Tuesday…
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David Nelson Takes NRC CIO Role

David Nelson, former chief information officer of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, has been appointed to a similar role at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. He has managed CMS’ $2…
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IAVI to Provide AIDS Vaccine Development Support Under $98M NIH Contract

The International AIDS Vaccine Initiative has received a potential seven-year, $98 million contract from the National Institutes of Health to support the agency’s efforts to develop a vaccine against the disease…
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In-Q-Tel, Anomali Enter Agreement to Develop Threat Intelligence Platforms

Anomali and In-Q-Tel have signed a technology development agreement to build cyber analytics offerings for the intelligence sector. IQT said Tuesday it also invested in Anomali through venture funding rounds to help further develop the latter’s Enterprise and ThreatStream threat intelligence platforms…
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