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  • Scott Seavers: Contractors Have Role to Play in Military Training - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Scott Seavers: Contractors Have Role to Play in Military Training

    The U.S. military can increasingly look to the contractor workforce as a source for training and augmentation services as the Defense Department eyes control of personnel costs as a means to control the defense budget, according to retired Air Force Col. Scott Seavers. Seavers, who joined Fairfax, Va.-based Salient Federal Solutions as a vice president […] More

  • Serco to Provide Maintenance Support for Canadian Military Base; Paul Dalglish Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Serco to Provide Maintenance Support for Canadian Military Base; Paul Dalglish Comments

    Serco has received a two-year contract extension worth approximately $100 million from the Public Works and Government Services Canada to resume non-military maintenance and operations work for a Canadian base in Central Labrador. The company will provide on-site support at the Goose Bay, Canada-based 5th Wing Canadian Forces Base until March 2016, Serco said Thursday. […] More

  • Carlos Echalar Joins MICROS Systems as Chief HR Officer - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Carlos Echalar Joins MICROS Systems as Chief HR Officer

    Carlos Echalar, formerly a vice president at Computer Sciences Corp., has joined MICROS Systems as chief human resources officer and will also serve as a  senior vice president. Echalar will be responsible for the company’s global human resources strategy that encompasses compensation and benefits, recruitment, diversity, compliance and organization and leadership development, MICROS announced Thursday. […] More

  • Executive Profile: Valerie Underhill, Chief Financial Officer at MTSI - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: Valerie Underhill, Chief Financial Officer at MTSI

    Valerie Underhill serves as chief financial officer at MTSI where she manages the finance, accounting and contracts departments and is responsible for the company’s overall financial health and “shepherding” its long-term growth. MTSI credits Underhill with helping form two joint ventures, instituting new accounting system policies and procedures and executing the second majority-owned ESOP tranche […] More

  • Adil Attlassy Becomes IO SVP of Global Operations - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Adil Attlassy Becomes IO SVP of Global Operations

    Adil Attlassy, a 17-year colocation and telecommunications industry veteran, has been appointed senior vice president of global operations at software-defined data center developer IO. He will work in a Singapore-based office to direct international corporate affairs and will report to Chief Technology Officer Bill Slessman, IO said May 1. Attlassy will be responsible for managing the […] More

  • HP to Create Virtual Cloud-Based Network for Catalonia Federal Systems - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    HP to Create Virtual Cloud-Based Network for Catalonia Federal Systems

    HP Enterprise Services has agreed to establish a cloud infrastructure for federal systems in Spain under a $67 million 10-year contract with the Catalonia local government. The project is intended to allow all federal departments of the autonomous community to share information through a managed network and speed up computing processes for delivery of various services, […] More

  • SAIC Wins $60M to Modernize National Guard Operations, Security Services with New IT Infrastructure - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SAIC Wins $60M to Modernize National Guard Operations, Security Services with New IT Infrastructure

    McLean, Va.-based Science Applications International Corp. has been tasked to modernize the U.S. Army National Guard“™s enterprise operations and security services under a potential $58 million contract awarded through the General Services Administration‘s Alliant contract vehicle. Under the task order, SAIC said it will help operate, expand and evolve those operations and services, including: wide area […] More

  • SRA to Help Navy Run N6 Operations Center - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SRA to Help Navy Run N6 Operations Center

    SRA International has won a $17,444,077 contract to run an afloat network operations center and backup center for the U.S. Navy‘s Military Sealift Command, the Defense Department announced Friday. According to the release, the Navy awarded the contract under Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-2 titled “Unusual and Compelling Urgency.“ The indefinite-delivery requirements contract also includes work for […] More

  • Oceus Eyes Expansion Through New Dallas Area Comm Manufacturing, Shipping Center; Randy Fuerst, Doug Smith Comment - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Oceus Eyes Expansion Through New Dallas Area Comm Manufacturing, Shipping Center; Randy Fuerst, Doug Smith Comment

    Oceus Networks is opening a new operations center in the Dallas metro area for manufacturing and shipping of communications equipment to customers. The company said the new 15,000-square-foot center, located at the Cascades business park in The Colony, will serve as the company’s worldwide service center. An open house is taking place Thursday for customers, […] More

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