Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 02/09/2017

Bob Kipps, KippsDeSanto Co-Founder and Managing Director, Named to 2017 Wash100 for Acquisition & Market Analysis Leadership

Executive Mosaic is glad to unveil Bob Kipps, co-founder and managing director of KippsDeSanto & Co., as an inductee into the 2017 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting arena…
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Alan Marc Smith, DLT CEO, Inducted Into 2017 Wash100 for Cyber & Analytics Industry Teaming Leadership

Executive Mosaic is honored to introduce Alan Marc Smith, president and CEO of DLT Solutions, as an inductee into the 2017 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting arena…
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Leidos to Help DTRA Counter Biological Threats Under Potential $170M Award; Tim Reardon Comments

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has been awarded a potential five-year, $170 million contract to help the Defense Threat Reduction Agency conduct outreach, research and training efforts as part of DTRA’s cooperative biological engagement and threat reduction programs…
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Retired Navy Officer Gary Rosholt Joins L3 as VP for Mideast Operations; Michael Strianese Comments

Gary Rosholt, a retired U.S. Navy rear admiral and former U.S. Special Operations Command Central deputy commanding general, has joined L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) as vice president for Middle East operations…
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Army Taps 6 Companies for Medical Staffing Services

Six companies have won positions on a potential five-year, $48 million contract to provide temporary physician staffing services to the U.S. Army. The Army Medical Command received 14 bids for the shared firm-fixed-price contract via an online solicitation and will provide funds and performance locations upon the issuance of each order, the Defense Department said Wednesday…
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Leidos CEO Roger Krone Named to BorgWarner Board of Directors

Roger Krone, chairman and CEO of Leidos Holdings, has joined the board of directors of Auburn Hills, Michigan-based motor vehicle parts and systems supplier BorgWarner. “Krone possesses nearly four decades of business experience in technology, acquisitions, program management and finance,” Alexis Michas, non-executive chairman at BorgWarner, said in a statement released Wednesday…
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Intel to Allot $7B for Future Semiconductor Factory in Arizona; Brian Krzanich Comments

Intel looks to invest more than $7 billion to help complete the development of a new semiconductor factory in Arizona that will work to produce microprocessors for data centers and connected devices. The company said Wednesday it expects the Fab 42 factory to open an estimated 10,000 jobs in Arizona in the long term, including 3,000 positions for equipment technicians, process engineers, facilities-support engineers and technicians at the site in Chandler…
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DHS Taps NTT DATA for Biometric System Testing, Quality Assurance Services; Tim Conway Comments

NTT DATA has received an $8 million contract to provide independent system-level test support and quality assurance services to the Department of Homeland Security‘s Office of Biometric Identity Management…
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6 Tech Firms Team Up to Boost Internet-of-Things Security

AT&T, IBM, Nokia, Palo Alto Networks, Symantec and Trustonic have forged an alliance with the goal to help businesses and consumers address security risks tied to the internet of things. The IoT Cybersecurity Alliance aims to promote awareness on cybersecurity measures designed to increase safety of the IoT ecosystem, foster partnership and support technology development, AT&T said Wednesday…
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Accenture Unveils Blockchain Platform Based on Thales Hardware Security Module

Accenture has partnered with Thales’ e-Security business, formerly Vormetric, to develop a blockchain technology-based platform designed to protect government, healthcare and financial records from potential cyber attacks…
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VIDEO: ISR Services

This is the world we live in. It’s changing constantly and becoming ever more complex. Thales believes that technology can make it a safer place, and we’re proud to be part of that process.
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