Posts from GovCon Daily 10/20/2016

Andras Szakal: IBM, Cloud Service Providers Adapt Offerings to Meet Client Demands

Andras Szakal, vice president and chief technology officer of IBM‘s U.S. federal business, has participated in a panel discussion that tackled how public sector organizations utilize and acquire cloud services, Sys-Con Media reported Wednesday…
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Capgemini to Test, Evaluate USCIS Systems Under $53M Task Order

Capgemini‘s government solutions business unit has secured a three-year, $53 million task order to provide independent testing and evaluation services to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services…
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Sutherland’s Teresa Weipert: Agencies Should Adopt Multichannel Engagement Tools to Optimize Citizen Experience

Teresa Weipert, senior vice president of Sutherland Global Services’ government solutions business, has said government agencies should adopt omni-channel automated engagement platforms in an effort to facilitate interactions with citizens…
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OMB Unveils New Privacy Org Within Information & Regulatory Affairs Office

Office of Management and Budget Director Shaun Donovan has announced the creation of a new privacy office and a senior career position within OMB’s Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs…
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ATCC Lands NCI Contract to Build Cancer Models Distribution Infrastructure

ATCC has been awarded a contract by the National Cancer Institute to develop a technology infrastructure to support the production, intake and distribution of cancer cell lines for the international research community…
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Raytheon Awarded Additional Gallium Nitride Production Process Development Funds

Raytheon has secured a $14.9 million contract from the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory and Office of the Secretary of Defense to further develop the production process of gallium nitride-based semiconductors…
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Kensington Office Machines to Deliver Technical, Qualitative Analytical Support to DIA

The Defense Intelligence Agency has awarded Kensington Office Machines a multi-year maintenance agreement contract to provide technical, managerial and qualitative analytical services in support of the agency’s decision making process…
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Michelle D. Hertz Receives Executive Mosaic’s Top General Counsel Executives Award

MICHELLE D. HERTZ VICE PRESIDENT, GENERAL COUNSEL & CORPORATE SECRETARY CGI FEDERAL Michelle D. Hertz was appointed Managing Counsel of CGI Federal Inc. (“CGI Federal’), a secure U.S. subsidiary of CGI Group Inc…
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Maximus’ Tom Romeo Cites Requirements for Agencies to Facilitate Citizen-Gov’t Interactions

Tom Romeo, president of the federal services business at Maximus, has said that digital technology platforms and content should be integrated across various services and channels in an effort to change the way U…
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Adm. John Richardson Releases Navy Civilian Workforce Framework

Adm. John Richardson, chief of naval operations, has issued a framework on how to help boost the U.S. Navy‘s civilian workforce and called on other commands to develop strategies that will support service branch-wide goals, Federal News Radio reported Wednesday…
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RFID Global’s Enterprise Software Receives Army Certificate of Networthiness, ATO

The U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command has awarded RFID Global Solution a certificate of networthiness and authority to operate for the company’s Visi-Trac 3.x enterprise software through June 7, 2019…
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Textron Subsidiary Conducts Weapons Exercise on Scorpion Jet

A Textron subsidiary has deployed three types of weapon systems through its Scorpion jet as part of a weapons testing program that occurred Oct. 10-Oct. 14 at White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico…
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