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Six3 Wins $60M Army Intelligence Services Contract in Europe; Robert Coleman Comments

Six3 Systems has won a potential $60 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide U.S. Army Europe with intelligence services. The work will involve intelligence technical support services in the form of geospatial data, cyber counterintelligence, biometrics, computer network defense and systems engineering, the company said April 3. The Mclean, Va.-based company …

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Serco Wins $43M Contract In Support of San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency; Gene Costa Comments

Serco Inc. has won a $43 million contract to provide parking meter operation support services for the meter management systems and infrastructure of the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, the company announced today. The Parking Meter Coin Collection, Counting and Support Services contract calls for Serco to provide daily collection …

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Raytheon Selected for Largest IT Contract in FBI History

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is one of several companies selected by the FBI to deliver systems development, operations and maintenance, business re-engineering and new technologies to support the bureau’s key enterprise initiatives. The Information Technology Supplies and Support Services deal is the largest IT contract in FBI history. It has …

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How Markets Impact IT Security Spending

While most IT security investment decisions are made without considering the broader industry, three researchers at the University of Alberta say this might not be wise. During the Ninth Workshop on the Economics of Information Security (WEIS 2010), Bora Kolfal, Raymond Patterson and Lisa Yeo presented a paper titled “Market …

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Federal CIO Releases Act Improving Cybersecurity Efforts

Federal Chief Information Officer Vivek Kundra announced the release of the new Federal Information Security Management Act guidance, which shifts the focus from traditional paper-based reports to real-time electronic data, as well as outlines how to make cybersecurity efforts more effective. Kundra wrote in a blog about how the new …

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Microsoft, Panasonic Team Up to Automate Law Enforcement Video Redaction; Eric Symon Quoted

Eric Symon Director Panasonic

Microsoft and Panasonic have partnered in an effort to help law enforcement organizations automate the process of editing sensitive content out of video files used as criminal justice evidence. Panasonic said Friday its IDguard identity redaction technology runs on the Microsoft Azure Government cloud platform and seeks to reduce manual editing on censorship tasks by 90 percent.

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