Posts from GovConDaily 01/12/2017

CAE Nabs $760M in Training Services Contracts With US Army, Canadian Air Force; Gene Colabatistto Comments

CAE (NYSE: CAE) has secured two long-term training services contracts with the U.S. Army and Canada’s air force worth approximately $760 million combined. CAE said Thursday the contract with the Army will cover classroom, simulator and live rotary-wing flight training instructor support at the Army Aviation Center of Excellence in Alabama over a potential nine-year period through 2026…
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Matthew Klein Named Managing Director of Kroll’s D.C. Investigations & Disputes Practice

Matthew Klein, former chief security officer and assistant commissioner for the professional responsibility office at the Customs and Border Protection, has joined Kroll as managing director of the consulting firm’s investigations and disputes practice in Washington, D…
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Qualtrics to Provide GSA Customer Insights Tool

Qualtrics has been selected to provide a new customer insights system to the General Services Administration as part of GSA’s efforts to measure and manage the quality of its services. GSA will implement the enterprise-grade platform to collect, analyze and distribute customer feedback in real time through web-based, mobile-responsive collection tools, Qualtrics said Thursday…
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GSA Wants Industry Input on EIS Transition of Regional Telecom Service Customers

The General Services Administration is asking for comments from industry on GSA’s plans to transition customer agencies from expiring regional telecommunications service contracts to the Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions procurement vehicle…
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Accenture White Paper Examines Use of Patient-Generated Health Data in Care Delivery, Research

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology seeks public comment on Accenture‘s draft white paper that explores the capture, use and exchange of patient-generated health data…
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Paul Abbate Appointed to Lead FBI’s Criminal, Cyber Branch

Paul Abbate, formerly assistant director in charge of the FBI’s Washington field office, has been named executive assistant director of the bureau’s criminal, cyber, response and services branch. Abbate will assume his new role by late January and will be succeeded by Andrew Vale at the Washington field office, the bureau said Wednesday…
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Rockwell Collins, 4 Partners Form Industry Team to Advance Maritime Simulation Tools Devt

Rockwell Collins has collaborated with four other companies to establish an industry team that seeks to provide simulation and training platforms to maritime organizations. The company said Tuesday it partnered with Appri Custom Technology, Global Simulation, Knud E Hansen A/S and Saint James Marine to form the Maritime Advanced Simulation Team…
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Sevatec Joins AWS Public Sector Partner Program; Tanusree McCabe Comments

Amazon Web Services has added Fairfax, Virginia-based technology services provider Sevatec to AWS’ Public Sector Partner Program in the government category as part of an extended partnership between the two companies…
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Parsons SVP Tom Feldhausen to Speak at Atlantic Council Global Energy Forum in UAE

Tom Feldhausen, senior vice president and federal international strategy director at Parsons, will take part in a panel discussion at the Atlantic Council Global Energy Forum that will kick off Jan. 13 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates…
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VIDEO: Graph Analysis: Oracle Big Data Spatial and Graph

Graph analytics is critical to understanding and making sense of your data, in particular when combating fraud. Watch this demo and understand how to focus your investigation and focus your leads.
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