Tag Archives: EDS

Michael Conlin, DoD Chief Data Officer, Inducted Into 2020 Wash100 for His Efforts to Push Data Science and Talent Recruitment to Shift DoD’s Culture

Executive Mosaic is honored to introduce Michael Conlin, chief data officer for the Department of Defense, as an inductee into the 2020 edition of the Wash100 Award for his role in pushing data science in the department and working to improve talent recruitment to shift DoD’s culture. This honor marks Conlin’s first Wash100 win

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TSA Orders $70M in Smiths Detection-Made Baggage Screening Equipment

Smiths Detection has received a $70M order from the Transportation Security Administration to deploy computerized tomography imaging systems to airports nationwide. The company said Friday it will provide CTX 9800 systems through 2019 in an effort to help TSA personnel detect and identify explosives in luggage content. The baggage screening platform is designed with 3D CT …

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DHS Funds 4 Baggage Scanning Tech R&D Projects

The Department of Homeland Security‘s science and technology directorate has distributed $6.8 million to four research-and-development projects that aim to update threat detection features in current baggage detection systems. Integrated Defense and Security Solutions, the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and TeleSecurity Sciences received the grants through a Broad Agency Announcement published in December 2016 …

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Pat Tracey of HP on the Federal Cloud Market in 2015, How Mobile Changes IT Thinking

Pat Tracey serves as vice president of homeland security and defense for HP Enterprise Services‘ U.S. public sector business and also leads the unit’s work with the Justice Department. The 34-year Navy veteran and retired vice admiral joined HP Enterprise Services in 2006 when it was known as EDS and also oversees the …

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Executive Profile: George Newstrom, VP and GM of Dell’s Federal Gov’t Services Business

George Newstrom serves as vice president and general manager of the federal government services business at Dell. Prior to Dell, he served as president and chief operating officer of Lee Technologies, president and CEO of WiSPER Technologies and as a corporate senior vice president at EDS. He has also served as secretary of technology, chief information officer and chief …

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Juniper Appoints Sean Dolan Senior VP of EMEA

Juniper Networks has named former Alacatel-Lucent executive Sean Dolan to the role of senior vice president of Europe, Middle East and Africa. In his new role, Dolan will be responsible for sales development, training and enablement, strategic planning, customer engagement and revenue growth, among other areas. Reporting to John Morris, …

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GovCon Market Bright Spot in Dim Economy

Last week, New York private equity firm Cerberus Capital Management acquired DynCorp International for $1.5 billion.  After GTEC’s successful IPO last year, as well as the high-profile buyouts of ACS, Perot Systems and EDS, it looks like Wall Street is betting on government contractors as a bright spot in an …

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