Posts from GovConWire for 10/3/2017

Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh: Mission Outcome, Infrastructure Modernization Key to Data Analytics

Cameron Chehreh, chief operating officer and chief technology officer of Dell EMC’s federal business, has said government agencies seeking to gain insights from collected data to facilitate the decision-making process and build up citizen services should first focus on the mission outcome…
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CMS, Lockheed Vet Karen Shields Named Serco Inc. Health Sector VP; Dave Dacquino Comments

Karen Shields, a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services veteran, has been appointed vice president of health sector at Serco Inc. — the British contractor’s North American arm. She will oversee efforts to grow a portfolio of consulting, operational and business processing platforms designed to help customer agencies deliver healthcare services to citizens, Serco said Monday…
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68 Firms Land Spots on $25B VA VECTOR IDIQ

The Department of Veterans Affairs has awarded 68 companies spots on a potential 10-year, $25 billion contract vehicle that covers general management and business support services to VA. Contractors will compete for task orders to provide analyses, training, management and improvement, supply chain support, outreach and human resources and staffing services through VA’s Veteran Enterprise Contracting for Transformation and Operational Readiness contract, the department said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Monday…
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Harris Lands Potential $765M IDIQ to Supply Navy Portable Radios, Ancillary Parts

Harris‘ (NYSE: HRS) radio frequency communications unit has received a potential $765 million to provide multiple portable radio systems and ancillary parts to the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department said Monday the company will also help the service branch field manpack, handheld, fixed-mount, vehicular and base station radios that address requirements from the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations…
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ManTech Completes $180M InfoZen Purchase; Kevin Phillips Comments

ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has wrapped up its $180 million cash acquisition of Bethesda, Maryland-based information technology platforms provider InfoZen. ManTech said Monday it will run InfoZen as part of its mission solutions and services group headed by Daniel Keefe and expects the IT services contractor to contribute approximately $25 million to fiscal 2017 revenue…
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DSA Subsidiary to Help Update Maryland’s Enterprise Budget System; Paul Strasser Comments

Project Performance Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Data Systems Analysts, has received a potential seven-year, $5 million subcontract from Performa USA to support the modernization of a technology platform used to manage the state of Maryland’s government budgeting functions…
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DynCorp Awarded $64M Air Force War Reserve Materiel Support Extension

The U.S. Air Force has awarded DynCorp International a one-year, $64.1 million contract modification to help the Air Forces Central Command manage war reserve materiel assets. DynCorp will continue to support the WRM program at Shaw Air Force Base in South Carolina and other locations in Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and United Arab Emirates, the Defense Department said Monday…
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Textron Subsidiary to Provide Army Tactical UAS Block III Kits

Textron‘s AAI Corp.subsidiary has received a $41.9 million contract modification for the delivery of 36 Block III kits for the U.S. Army‘s Shadow tactical unmanned aircraft systems. The service branch obligated the full modification amount at the time of award from its fiscal 2017 other procurement funds, the Defense Department said Monday…
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