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Chuck Harrington: Parsons’ New Virginia-Based Cyber Center to Offer IT Risk Mgmt Services

Parsons unveiled Friday a new cyber hub in Virginia that is intended to support commercial and government customers who aim to secure their operating environments. The Cyber Solutions Center is located at the firm’s Centreville office campus and houses a laboratory for Parsons technologists to emulate, test and demonstrate customer …

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Arrow Offers CenturyLink Cloud for Resale; Dee Dee Lear, Blake Wetzel Comment

CenturyLink‘s cloud platform is now available to managed service providers, independent software vendors and other resellers in the U.S. and Canada via Arrow Electronics‘ ArrowSphere cloud services marketplace. “Solution providers, MSPs and ISVs … are now able to utilize CenturyLink Cloud global services for building public, private and hybrid cloud solutions …

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Raanan Horowitz: Elbit Systems of America to Upgrade Brazilian Navy's Grumman Aircraft

Elbit Systems of America has been awarded a $106 million contract to upgrade four Grumman C-1A aircraft for Brazil’s navy. The company will upgrade the aircraft's engine, avionics, communication and ECS technologies and air-to-air refueling system, Elbit Systems of America said Tuesday. Elbit Systems of America will perform work for five years …

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Northrop, Air Force Demo Global Hawk’s SatCom Capabilities; Alfredo Ramirez Comments

Northrop Grumman and the U.S. Air Force Air Combat Command recently conducted ground and air demonstrations for the RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft. The demonstrations were held at Beale Air Force Base, Calif. in January to show split-link capability for mission data transmission separate from the command-and-control link, Northrop said Thursday. “We’re ecstatic with …

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Sarah Allen on Leidos’ Recruitment and Marketing Efforts as a Standalone Company and Her Takeaways from its Separation from SAIC

Sarah Allen serves as Leidos‘ chief human resources officer and is an executive vice president at the GovCon firm, where she works to use recruitment and retention efforts to generate competitive advantage and help the firm grow. Allen had been with SAIC for around four years when it separated into national …

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Serco Group Welcomes 3 New Board Directors

Serco Group has appointed three members to the company’s board of directors, with the moves having taken effect Monday. The new board directors are Mike Clasper, Tamara Ingram and Rachel Lomax, Serco announced Monday. Clasper is currently the chairman of Coats plc, Which? Limited and serves as a non-executive director at …

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Guest Post: Mel Greer, Senior Fellow & Chief Strategist, on Driving Innovation Via Federal Gamification

Dr. Melvin Greer serves as senior fellow and chief strategist for service-oriented architecture and cloud computing at Lockheed Martin, where he brings more than 25 years of experience leading systems and software engineering efforts to the contractor’s advanced technology office. Greer is a principal investigator in advanced research studies, and …

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Sundar Pichai: Google to Focus on IT Hardware

Sundar Pichai, head of the Android and Chrome teams at Google, said the Internet company has plans to put computing everywhere by creating more information technology hardware, Quartz reported Wednesday. Christopher Mims writes the company aims to locate microprocessors into any place Google thinks they could be useful. Google has launched …

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Executive Profile: Jeffrey Powell, President of Strongbridge Corporation

Jeffrey Powell has served as president of Strongbridge Corporation since August 2012 and manages and oversees all corporate functions, including business development, finance, contract operations and human resources. The 28-year federal government services marketplace veteran sets strategic direction and works to drive business growth for the Sterling, Va.-based strategic communications, …

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