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  • TASC's Gary Oleson: Federal Space Sector Must Evolve Amid Budget Cuts - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    TASC’s Gary Oleson: Federal Space Sector Must Evolve Amid Budget Cuts

    The federal space sector faces a challenge as budget trends point to other priorities and future budget increases appear limited with the current economy and the steadily declining discretionary spending, TASC senior engineer Gary Oleson writes in a March 17 op-ed for Space News. To address this challenge, Oleson writes the sector must choose to either reduce […] More

  • John Hynes: TASC Invests in Research as It Looks to Align Internal Spending with Government Demand - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    John Hynes: TASC Invests in Research as It Looks to Align Internal Spending with Government Demand

    John Hynes has implemented a series of initiatives at TASC Inc. since taking over as CEO in November, The Washington Post reported Monday. Marjorie Censer writes Hynes has structured the Chantilly, Va.-based contractor around four businesses and is investing in research and its talent pipeline as Hynes said TASC “want(s) to be sure that where […] More

  • TASC Helps Lift Minotaur V Rocket, Lunar Probe; John Brennan Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    TASC Helps Lift Minotaur V Rocket, Lunar Probe; John Brennan Comments

    TASC verified the avionics systems and flight software for the Minotaur V rocket that launched Friday and contains a NASA moon-observing satellite. The Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer lifted off from NASA’s Wallops flight facility in Virginia aboard the five-stage rocket, TASC said Monday. Orbital Sciences Corp. builds the Minotaur family of launch vehicles for […] More

  • TASC Named Fully Qualified Navy Validator; Tom Kilcline Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    TASC Named Fully Qualified Navy Validator; Tom Kilcline Comments

    TASC has been certified by the U.S. Navy Certifying Authority as a fully qualified Navy validator. The Chantilly, Va.-based contractor went through a series of trials to receive the certification, including systems engineering and integration, cybersecurity and information assurance tests, TASC said Wednesday. Tom Kilcline, vice president of TASC“™s defense business unit, said the company works […] More

  • TASC Raises 22K to Renovate the Home of a Wounded Vet; John Hynes Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    TASC Raises 22K to Renovate the Home of a Wounded Vet; John Hynes Comments

    TASC Inc. has raised $22,000 in matching funds to help Building Homes for Heroes renovate the Texas house of Army Specialist Andrew Toppin, who was severely injured during a mission in Iraq. The company said Thursday employees organized fundraising events at its sites nationwide to mark the upcoming Memorial Day weekend. “Although Memorial Day marks […] More

  • TASC Opens New Cybersecurity Test Lab; Rick Wagner Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    TASC Opens New Cybersecurity Test Lab; Rick Wagner Comments

    TASC has opened a new facility in San Antonio, Texas to test cybersecurity offerings intended to help government customers protect their infrastructures from cyber attacks. The facility houses a 70-person training center for TASC professionals to earn certifications and a cybersecurity laboratory for more than 100 scientists and engineers, TASC said Wednesday. “San Antonio has been […] More

  • Tony Dahbura: Integrated, Secure Mobile Apps Key to Mission-Critical Decision Making - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Tony Dahbura: Integrated, Secure Mobile Apps Key to Mission-Critical Decision Making

    TASC‘s global systems division’s Tony Dahbura, technical director, told audiences at the 2013 AFCEA Spring Intelligence Symposium Engagement that defense and intelligence leaders can gain strategic edge from mobile devices and applications. “Agile mobile applications can help decision makers, warfighters and other personnel access critical data or global situational awareness information securely, no matter their location,” Dahbura […] More

  • Barbara Alexander of TASC: Cyber Net Defense, Intell Should Integrate - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Barbara Alexander of TASC: Cyber Net Defense, Intell Should Integrate

    Network defense and intelligence must integrate if government and businesses are to build their cybersecurity postures, a TASC cyber expert has recently said. Barbara Alexander, director of cyber intelligence in TASC“™s infrastructure protection and security group, addressed the current cyber environment at the 2013 Cyber Security and Critical Infrastructure Protection Symposium on March 20. The […] More

  • Profile: Bill Varner, President & COO of ManTech's Mission, Cyber, Intelligence Solutions Group - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Profile: Bill Varner, President & COO of ManTech’s Mission, Cyber, Intelligence Solutions Group

    Bill Varner is the president and chief operating officer of ManTech International Corp.“™s mission, cyber and intelligence solutions group. The MCIS group is responsible for ManTech“™s business in the intelligence, defense and civil communities. This group also provides technical support, systems engineering, information technology and operations and cybersecurity support. Varner was previously vice president of […] More

  • TASC Joins TechAmerica; Susan Siegel Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    TASC Joins TechAmerica; Susan Siegel Comments

    TASC has joined U.S. technology trade association TechAmerica to participate in discussions and learning forums. The company’s nearly 5,000 professionals both hold advanced degrees and work in domains such as aviation systems, cloud architecture and engineering, modeling and simulation and space systems, TechAmerica said Thursday. “With fast-paced technological advances and intense budget constraints dominating the […] More

  • TASC Wins $93M for Air Force Mission Assurance & Systems Engineering Services - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    TASC Wins $93M for Air Force Mission Assurance & Systems Engineering Services

    TASC Inc. has won a $47,938,273 firm-fixed price, fixed-price-incentive-firm target and cost-plus-fixed-fee hybrid contract to provide the U.S. Air Force with mission assurance services. Contract work will be performed at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., with an expected completion date of Sept. 30, 2015. The contracting activity is SMC/SDTD, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M. In […] More

  • Executive Profile: John Hynes, TASC EVP & COO - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: John Hynes, TASC EVP & COO

    John Hynes serves as executive vice president and chief operating officer at TASC, a position he has held since September, 2012. He is responsible for driving day-to-day execution of TASC“™s core businesses, refining its operating practices, and enhancing its crossfunctional collaboration and effectiveness. He also leads TASC“™s defense and civil group, which supports the Defense Department, DHS and […] More

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