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Anne Neuberger, Deputy National Security Adviser for Cyber and Emerging Technology, Receives Second Consecutive Wash100 Award

Anne Neuberger National Security Council

Anne Neuberger, deputy national security adviser for Cyber and Emerging Technology at the White House’s National Security Council (NSC), has received her second consecutive Wash100 Award, the most prestigious award in all of government contracting (GovCon). Previously, Neuberger was recognized for her role in developing new counter-threat policies with the agency and driving federal technology initiatives. 

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Red Hat’s Operating System Gets NIST Data Security Recertification; Paul Smith Quoted

Red Hat's Operating System Gets NIST Data Security Recertification; Paul Smith Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Red Hat has received Federal Information Processing Standard 140-2 recertification from the National Institute of Standards and Technology for its Enterprise Linux 7.5 operating system. Paul Smith, senior vice president and general manager of Red Hat's public sector in North America, said in a statement published Thursday the FIPS 140-2 recertification …

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Mike Basla on CACI’s ‘Solutions-Based’ Market Focus & Industry’s Role in US Air Superiority Effort

Mike Basla on CACI's 'Solutions-Based' Market Focus & Industry's Role in US Air Superiority Effort - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Mike Basla joined the former L-3 National Security Solutions business as a senior vice president in March 2015 after a 35-year U.S. Air Force career, then transitioned to CACI International one year later upon that company’s acquisition of NSS. Now at CACI, the retired lieutenant general and former Air Force chief …

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NSA Adds Apriva Subsidiary as Trusted Integrator on Commercial Solutions for Classified Program

NSA Adds Apriva Subsidiary as Trusted Integrator on Commercial Solutions for Classified Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Apriva has passed a government review and met security and managed requirements to be listed as a trusted integrator within the National Security Agency‘s Commercial Solutions for Classified program. Apriva said Monday the NSA and Central Security Service created the program to help Information Assurance Directorate customers implement mobile access systems through …

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Army Selects PacStar Software for Wireless Comms Mgmt; Peggy Miller Comments

Army Selects PacStar Software for Wireless Comms Mgmt; Peggy Miller Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

PacStar has been selected by the U.S. Army to provide a software platform for the military service to manage the security of wireless command posts. The Army chose PacStar’s IQ-Core Software with Commercial Solutions for Classified  Plug-In to help secure classified information as part of the Warfighter Information Network-Tactical Increment 1 program, the company said Thursday. PacStar noted the …

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Crest to Take Over NSA’s Incident Response Assistance Accreditation Program

Crest to Take Over NSA's Incident Response Assistance Accreditation Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event

U.K.-based technical information security accreditation and certification body Crest will assume responsibility for the operation of the National Security Agency‘s Cyber Incident Response Assistance accreditation program under a memorandum of understanding with NSA. Crest said Tuesday it will collaborate with NSA’s Information Assurance Directorate to expand the CIRA program and maintain the integrity of the …

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General Dynamics Develops Virtual Local Area Network Feature for Encryption Tech Portfolio

General Dynamics Develops Virtual Local Area Network Feature for Encryption Tech Portfolio - top government contractors - best government contracting event

General Dynamics has added an optional virtual local area network feature to the  company’s suite of encryption technology offerings designed to secure networks and data against cyber threats. The company said Tuesday the VLAN feature of the TACLANE family of encryptors will work to help users simultaneously send and receive Layer 2 and High Assurance Internet Protocol Encryptor data through a …

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Govini's Eric Gillespie Cites Impact of Consolidations on GovCon Services Market in 2015

Govini's Eric Gillespie Cites Impact of Consolidations on GovCon Services Market in 2015 - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Eric Gillespie, founder and CEO of Govini, has cited recent consolidations and acquisitions that made an impact on the federal services contracting market in 2015. Gillespie wrote in an article published Tuesday on GovExec that the formation of CSRA through the merger of Computer Sciences Corp.'s U.S. public sector business with SRA International resulted …

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