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  • Former DHS CIO Luke McCormack Appointed to DSA Federal Advisory Board - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Former DHS CIO Luke McCormack Appointed to DSA Federal Advisory Board

    Luke McCormack, former chief information officer of the Department of Homeland Security, has joined the federal advisory board of directors at Data Systems Analysts. DSA said McCormack brings information technology and leadership experience in the public and private sectors to DSA as a federal advisory board member. As DHS CIO, he was responsible for strategic guidance, cybersecurity […] More

  • ICE Seeks Contractor Support for Immigration Enforcement Workforce Recruitment Efforts - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ICE Seeks Contractor Support for Immigration Enforcement Workforce Recruitment Efforts

    The Immigration and Customs Enforcement plans to enlist a private sector consultant to help the agency recruit almost 26,000 workers in the next several years, GovExec reported Monday. ICE sought information on potential industry sources of human resources and operational staffing services in an effort to address President Donald Trump’s requirements for the immigration enforcement workforce. The agency […] More

  • Sevatec Joins AWS Public Sector Partner Program; Tanusree McCabe Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Sevatec Joins AWS Public Sector Partner Program; Tanusree McCabe Comments

    Amazon Web Services has added Fairfax, Virginia-based technology services provider Sevatec to AWS’ Public Sector Partner Program in the government category as part of an extended partnership between the two companies. Sevatec said Monday it seeks to offer cloud architecture, development and migration services to federal government customers through the program. The AWS Public Sector Partner Program recognizes companies that work to […] More

  • DHS Opens Application Period on Cyber Student Volunteer Initiative for 2017 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DHS Opens Application Period on Cyber Student Volunteer Initiative for 2017

    The Department of Homeland Security is accepting applications from current undergraduate and graduate students who are interested to join the 2017 Cyber Student Volunteer Initiative that aims to develop and expand the agency’s future cybersecurity workforce. DHS said Dec. 19 the selected students will receive hands-on experience and exposure to cybersecurity operations across the department as well […] More

  • Valytics Awarded ICE Interoperability Testing Support Contract; Edwin Darilek Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Valytics Awarded ICE Interoperability Testing Support Contract; Edwin Darilek Comments

    Valytics has received a three-year contract to develop and update interoperability testing and test automation services for the Department of Homeland Security's Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency. The company said Wednesday it will help ICE to analyze enterprise configuration procedures, conduct manual interoperability tests and create a test automation framework to execute regression tests on deployed ICE systems. […] More

  • Deloitte Report: Agencies Should Use Analytics to Derive Insights from Data - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Deloitte Report: Agencies Should Use Analytics to Derive Insights from Data

    A new Deloitte report says government agencies that seek to become “data-centric organizations” should develop a platform designed to collect, store and distribute mission-critical data as well as use analytics to make decisions and generate insights from data. The “Mission analytics: Data-driven decision making in government“ report also calls for agencies to develop missions that […] More

  • Sevatec Opens New Office in Virginia in Push to Support DHS Component Agencies - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Sevatec Opens New Office in Virginia in Push to Support DHS Component Agencies

    Sevatec has opened a new office in Crystal City in Arlington County, Virginia, in an effort to deliver information technology services to Department of Homeland Security operational and support components. The new office’s project delivery teams support the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Joint Engineering Teams-Sustainment contract and the Immigration and Customs Enforcement‘s Student Exchange and Visitor Program contract for optional practical training […] More

  • DHS Taps DynCorp Subsidiary for Elicitation, Deception Detection Training Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DHS Taps DynCorp Subsidiary for Elicitation, Deception Detection Training Contract

    A DynCorp International subsidiary has been awarded a potential $700,000 contract by the Department of Homeland Security to provide elicitation and detecting deception training services to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement‘s office of international operations. The company said Tuesday its Phoenix Consulting Group will train the department’s visa security program agents to identify applicants who could be a potential threat to the […] More

  • Tactical Medical Awarded DHS Blanket Purchase Deal for First Aid Kits - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Tactical Medical Awarded DHS Blanket Purchase Deal for First Aid Kits

    Tactical Medical Solutions will provide medical supplies for the Department of Homeland Security as DHS’ primary contractor for a five-year blanket purchase agreement. The company said Monday it will supply SOF Tactical Tourniquet Wide tools and other first aid kits for use across the department. Work will encompass support for DHS components such as Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Customs and […] More

  • DHS Seeks Proposals for Detainee Telephone Services - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DHS Seeks Proposals for Detainee Telephone Services

    The Department of Homeland Security has launched a solicitation for telephone services for various detention centers nationwide. The solicitation released May 6 seeks proposals for a telephone network for contract detention facilities, Immigration and Customs Enforcement service processing centers, state and local detention centers, and 72-hour holding facilities. DHS plans to award an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract […] More

  • Symantec, GTSI to Help ICE Update Enterprise Storage Software - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Symantec, GTSI to Help ICE Update Enterprise Storage Software

    Symantec and GTSI will work with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency to upgrade and maintain its backup and storage software under a $1,092,765 contract. Symantec will supply its Enterprise Vault software to the agency for backing up data in its enterprise vault email archiving and journaling systems and GTSI will help install the […] More

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