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Michael Maiorana, Verizon Public Sector SVP, Added to 2019 Wash100 for Sales Expertise and Leading Verizon to Several Major Contracts

Executive Mosaic is honored to introduce Michael Maiorana, Verizon Public Sector senior vice president, as an inductee into the 2019 Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of the most influential voices in the government contracting arena — for his leadership and sales expertise that led to several big moves and contracts for the company. This marks the first Wash100 award for Maiorana.

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Verizon Gets $297M Modification for Voice, Data Network Services at Virginia State Agencies

Verizon has received a $297.3M modification to a contract from the Virginia Information Technologies Agency for voice and data network services in support of the state’s units. The company will work to continuously modernize services upon transitioning from the previous contract’s sole-supplier approach to a new multi-sourcing services environment, VITA …

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Unisys Secures $242M Virginia IT Support Contract

Unisys has received a potential six-year, $242.4M contract to provide storage, server and data center services to the Virginia Information Technologies Agency. VITA said Wednesday it selected the company after the agency and experts from the state’s executive branch units conducted in-depth studies and evaluations of proposals for the project. …

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SAIC Plans Workforce Expansion After Virginia IT Support Contract Award; Nazzic Keene Comments

Science Applications International Corp. plans to hire up to 75 professionals in Richmond, Va., to support the Virginia Information Technologies Agency, Virginia Business reported Wednesday. SAIC received a potential $165 million contract in September of last year to help VITA monitor and coordinate multiple IT infrastructure services providers to the state’s executive …

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Atos, Merlin Partner for Government, Healthcare Cybersecurity Services; Jones Tallent Interviewed

Atos and Merlin International have partnered to offer managed services intended to help government and healthcare organizations defend against sophisticated threats. The agreement covers artificial intelligence and digital transformation platforms and service offerings, the companies said Wednesday. David Phelps, chairman and chief executive officer of Merlin, said both companies have …

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Atos to Help Virginia IT Agency Implement Cybersecurity Platform Under $120M Contract

Atos‘s North American arm has signed a multiyear, $120 million agreement to provide cybersecurity services to the Virginia Information Technology Agency. The company said Thursday it will provide a technology platform intended to help VITA detect threats, manage vulnerabilities, secure information and endpoints and manage security events. VITA will receive the …

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Carahsoft Adds RSA Security Tools to State, Local Contracts Under Expanded Distribution Deal

Carahsoft Technology has agreed to distribute security platforms and service offerings from Dell Technologies’ RSA subsidiary to state and local government agencies and educational institutions under an expanded partnership. The expanded distribution agreement makes RSA’s cybersecurity platforms available on Carahsoft’s state and local contracts such as the California Multiple Award …

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Virginia Taps SAIC for Potential $272M Multisourcing IT Service Integration Support; Bob Genter Comments

Science Applications International Corp. has received a potential nine-year, $272 million contract from the Commonwealth of Virginia to help the state establish a marketplace of consolidated information technology platforms and services as part of a technology infrastructure modernization effort. The contract has a five-year base term worth approximately $165 million and …

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Mythics to Deploy Oracle Products, Services to Virginia’s Public Sector

Mythics has received a contract from Virginia’s information technologies agency to deploy a range of Oracle products and services to various public organizations across the state. The contract is intended to give participating agencies in Virginia a streamlined acquisition process for Oracle database, applications, support, maintenance, training and professional service offerings, Mythics said …

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Virginia Education Dept to Adopt IA’s Instructional Data Platform

The Virginia Information Technologies Agency has contracted Interactive Achievement to supply an instructional data software platform to the Virginia Department of Education. IA said Monday its onTRAC Longitudinal Data System works to track and collect data points for school administrators to determine education trends. Teachers use the system to monitor students’ progress and craft instructional …

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Michael Baker to Assist VITA Updates on Virginia’s GIS Path; Robert Hanson Comments

The Commonwealth of Virginia has enlisted Michael Baker International to help refine a geospatial information systems roadmap for the state. Under the contract, the company will help update the Virginia Information Technologies Agency’s 5-Year GIS Strategic Plan for 2015-2020, which seeks to reap the benefits of geospatial data to improve …

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Northrop, VITA Receive Cybersecurity Partnership Award from McAfee, Center for Digital Gov’t

Northrop Grumman and the Virginia Information Technologies Agency were honored for a partnership project intended to decrease cyberattacks at state agencies, Richmond Times-Dispatch reported Tuesday. Peter Bacque writes that the partnership received the Center for Digital Government and McAfee Inc.‘s cybersecurity integration partnership award last week at the McAfee Focus …

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