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Facebook Rolling Out Updated News Feed

Facebook Rolling Out Updated News Feed

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has unveiled a redesigned news feed intended to give users an interface he termed a personalized newspaper, Information Week reports. Zuckerberg said the social networking site… Read more »

CGI Team Starting Up New Banking, Insurance Tech Services Firm; Heikki Nikku Comments

CGI Team Starting Up New Banking, Insurance Tech Services Firm; Heikki Nikku Comments

CGI Group is partnering with a Finland-based insurance company to start a new technology services firm for the banking and insurance sector, which will start operating Feb. 1. Logica Suomi Oy, part of… Read more »

GSA Planning New Strategic Sourcing IT, Services Vehicles

GSA Planning New Strategic Sourcing IT, Services Vehicles

The General Services Administration is planning to launch 10 strategic sourcing vehicles over the next two years for agencies to acquire products and services used throughout the federal government, the… Read more »

Tech Integrator Silent Partner Security to Consolidate CBP Systems

Tech Integrator Silent Partner Security to Consolidate CBP Systems

Security technology provider Silent Partner Security Inc. has won a contract to consolidate security systems for U.S. Customs and Border Protection with the goal of combining them into one system…. Read more »

SAIC Team to Provide SEC with Oracle Enterprise IT Products; Richard Walters Comments

SAIC Team to Provide SEC with Oracle Enterprise IT Products; Richard Walters Comments

Science Applications International Corp. is partnering with systems integrator Mythics Consulting to provide the Securities and Exchange Commission with Oracle information technology products. Mythics Consulting said an SAIC-led team won… Read more »

BAE to Provide DISA Enterprise Email Hardware, Software

BAE to Provide DISA Enterprise Email Hardware, Software

BAE Systems‘ information solutions business will provide the Defense Information Systems Agency hardware and software for enterprise email and Web services, the Defense Department said Wednesday. Under a potential $8.2… Read more »

MacAulay-Brown to Help AF Special Ops Command Process Intell

MacAulay-Brown to Help AF Special Ops Command Process Intell

MacAulay-Brown has won a $30,913,181 contract modification to continue supporting the processing and disseminating of intelligence for the Air Force‘s Special Operations Command, the Defense Department said Monday. This modification… Read more »

CSC to Provide Marine Corps Business Systems Software Engineering

CSC to Provide Marine Corps Business Systems Software Engineering

Computer Sciences Corp. will provide the U.S. Marine Corps software engineering design and programming services for enterprise business systems. The Defense Department said the Marine Corps awarded the potential $26,769,058 contract… Read more »

Pitney Bowes to Provide USPS, Postal Command Automation Tech; Pat Brand Comments

Pitney Bowes to Provide USPS, Postal Command Automation Tech; Pat Brand Comments

Pitney Bowes has won a six-year, $32 million contract to help the U.S. Postal Service standardize and automate its meter supplies nationwide. The Stamford, Conn.-based company said it will provide… Read more »

Lockheed CEO Bob Stevens: F-16 Demand to Continue

Lockheed CEO Bob Stevens: F-16 Demand to Continue

Lockheed Martin CEO Bob Stevens expects customers to continue buying the F-16 fighter jet even as the company continues early production of the F-35, he told Reuters in an interview…. Read more »

IBM Creating 500 Jobs for New Application Services Center; John Lutz Comments

IBM Creating 500 Jobs for New Application Services Center; John Lutz Comments

IBM will create up to 500 jobs over the next eight years for a new global applications services delivery center and invest in a new analytics center in partnership with… Read more »

Accenture to Update Human Services Eligibility System; Julie Booth, David McCurley Comment

Accenture to Update Human Services Eligibility System; Julie Booth, David McCurley Comment

Accenture has won a potential 10-year contract to update the state of Iowa’s human services eligibility system with new products aimed at helping meet federal guidelines. The company said the… Read more »

DRS CEO William Lynn: Defense Industry Must Manage Spending Slowdown

DRS CEO William Lynn: Defense Industry Must Manage Spending Slowdown

The defense industry is faced with a dual challenge to help shape future warfare and manage slowdowns in federal spending, DRS Technologies CEO William Lynn said Wednesday. National Defense Magazine… Read more »

Sevatec to Provide HHS Head Start Office Web Hosting, IT Support; Sonny Kakar Comments

Sevatec to Provide HHS Head Start Office Web Hosting, IT Support; Sonny Kakar Comments

Technology consultant Sevatec has won a five-year contract to provide information technology support services for a federal early childhood learning center. The Falls Church, Va.-based firm said the contract with… Read more »

Siemens Adding New Geared Motor Production Plant; Doug Keith Comments

Siemens Adding New Geared Motor Production Plant; Doug Keith Comments

Siemens Industry is planning to build an assembly and manufacturing plant as part of the company’s drives technologies division and mechanical drives business unit. InTech reports the new 45,600 square-foot… Read more »

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