Tag Archives: GDIT

General Dynamics to Support Navy Electronic Warfare Lab; Leigh Palmer Quoted

A General Dynamics business unit will provide engineering services to a joint electronic warfare effects laboratory operated by the U.S. Navy‘s Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division under a potential $40M task order. General Dynamics Information Technology will support electronic, cyber and information warfare programs, information operations and foreign military sales requirements, …

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General Dynamics Vet Don Hirsch Joins Cloud Service Provider 1901 Group in SVP Role

Don Hirsch, a former vice president of General Dynamics‘ information technology business, has joined 1901 Group as senior VP of service delivery at the Reston, Va.-based cloud computing services contractor. The three-decade federal IT market veteran will oversee 1901 Group’s delivery engagements and efforts to drive revenue and establish partnerships, the company said …

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General Dynamics to Provide Cloud Services for Navy Under Potential $96M BPA

General Dynamics‘ information technology business will help the U.S. Navy implement a cloud technology platform under a potential five-year, $96M blanket purchase agreement. The company said Monday it will provide commercial cloud offerings including Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure via the General Services Administration's Schedule 70 multiple-award contract. The BPA, …

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General Dynamics Unit to Help Manage Navy, Marine Platforms

General Dynamics‘s information technology business has won a potential five-year, $64.6M contract for project management and engineering services to land, sea and air systems of the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Marine Corps. Efforts under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract will aim to help both service branches gather, detect, evaluate, identify, exploit, …

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General Dynamics Reshapes Portfolio via CSRA Purchase, Call Center Deal; Phebe Novakovic Quoted

General Dynamics has initiated portfolio shaping efforts through its $9.7B acquisition of CSRA and recent move to divest its government call center business, the Washington Business Journal reported Wednesday. Maximus agreed earlier this month to purchase General Dynamics Information Technology's federal citizen engagement centers for $400M in cash to expand its capabilities …

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General Dynamics’ Matthew McFadden: Innovation Key to Federal Data Security

Matthew McFadden, cyber director for General Dynamics' information technology business, has said federal agencies should continuously innovate as part of efforts to protect information systems. He wrote in a blog entry posted Tuesday that government IT leaders should partner with companies and adopt new technology such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, …

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General Dynamics to Offer Google Cloud Services via GSA IT Schedule 70; Yogesh Khanna Quoted

General Dynamics Information Technology has listed Google Cloud Platform service offerings under a special item number on the General Services Administration's IT Schedule 70 contract. GDIT said Tuesday it will provide federal agencies access to GCP products and services through the schedule's Cloud Computing Services SIN 132-40. GCP is a Federal …

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Sharon Hays Joins LMI as Senior Technical Fellow; Sanjay Parthasarathy Quoted

Sharon Hays, formerly an account manager at General Dynamics‘ information technology business, has joined LMI as a senior technical fellow. LMI said Tuesday Hays will help Chief Technology Officer Sanjay Parthasarathy to manage the nonprofit consulting firm’s research institute and implement technologies that can support customer missions. She will also be responsible …

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Nicholas Tomlin Joins Apprio as Information Security VP

Nicholas Tomlin, former senior manager at General Dynamics‘ information technology business and a more than two-decade industry veteran, has joined technology firm Apprio as vice president of information security. Apprio said Monday Tomlin will lead the Washington, D.C.-based company’s work with government customers in the areas of enterprise information assurance, cybersecurity, regulatory compliance, security …

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