Tag Archives: Office of Cybersecurity and Communications

DHS to Host Industry Day for Cybersecurity Contractors

The Office of Cybersecurity and Communications within the Department of Homeland Security‘s National Protection and Programs Directorate will host an industry day to discuss cybersecurity efforts, goals and industry partnerships. The event will take place August 16 and seek to establish effective communication with the cybersecurity industry, DHS said Wednesday in …

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PlanetRisk to Support DHS Cyber Programs Under $79M Contract; Paul McQuillan Comments

PlanetRisk has secured a potential five-year, $79 million contract to help manage the Department of Homeland Security‘s cybersecurity programs. The company said it will support DHS’ National Cybersecurity Program System as well as the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation and Enhanced Cybersecurity Services programs through the contract. PlanetRisk will also provide program management services to the …

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Doug Harlow Named an ACT I Executive Program Manager; Michael Niggel Comments

Doug Harlow, formerly a business development executive at Advanced Concepts and Technologies International, has been named executive program manager for the acquisition management services company’s contract with the Department of Homeland Security‘s national protection and programs directorate. ACT I said Harlow will oversee program management and service delivery efforts and serve as the primary …

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FCW: DHS Calls Off $675M Competition for Cyber Services Contract

The Department of Homeland Security has informed vendors that it has cancelled the agency’s $675 million Cyber Centric Mission Support Services acquisition program, FCW reported Tuesday. Mark Rockwell writes the contract would have covered administrative and technical support to DHS’ Office of Cybersecurity and Communications as well as its National Protection and Programs Directorate. …

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