Tag Archives: Private-Sector

James Geurts: Navy Eyes More ‘Tech Bridges’ to Advance Collaboration With Nontraditional Vendors

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James “Hondo” Geurts, assistant secretary for research, development and acquisition at the U.S. Navy and a 2020 Wash100 Award winner, said the service is increasing the number of technology collaboration centers to 12 to create networks, facilitate collaboration and award contracts to nontraditional defense contractors and small businesses, FedScoop reported Tuesday.

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Andrew Dugan, CTO of Centurylink, Jonathan Spalter President and CEO of USTelecom, to Speak at COVID-19 Network Performance Webinar

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Andrew Dugan, chief technology officer (CTO) at CenturyLink, and Jonathan Spalter, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of USTelecom, will speak on the COVID-19 Network Performance – Designed for Demand, a virtual conversation with to discuss the shifts in network performance due to COVID-19 pandemic. 

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Dun & Bradstreet Offers Free Platform to Assist Business to Public, Private Sectors During COVID-19 Pandemic; Stephen Daffron Quoted

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Dun & Bradstreet has launched a new data platform for government agencies to inform mission-critical response and relief efforts across state and local communities, the company announced on Wednesday.

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AECOM Releases Actions to Combat COVID-19 Pandemic

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AECOM has released an update on the COVID-19 response throughout the global coronavirus pandemic to safeguard its employees and operations while continuing to deliver services and solutions to help clients and communities along the path to recovery, the company announced on Friday

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Commission to Issue Cyber Policy Recommendations; Rep. Mike Gallagher Quoted

The Cyberspace Solarium Commission is set to release on March 11 a report outlining 75 policy recommendations to transform how the federal government responds to cyber issues, Fifth Domain reported Thursday. Rep. Mike Gallagher (R-Wis.), co-chair of the commission, said the panel wants to provide the U.S. president the power to declare a “cyber state of distress” to provide agencies access to a “cyber response and recovery fund.”

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Tom Prendergast, Denise Berger Assume AECOM Leadership Positions in Northeast Region; Steve Morriss Quoted

AECOM has appointed Tom Predergast and Denise Berger as head of Transit within the Design and Consulting Services Americas (DCSA) and chief operating officer (COO), respectively to drive growth and strategy, the company announced on Monday

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Gen. David Goldfein, Gen. Jay Raymond on Joint All-Domain C2 Network

Gen. David Goldfein, chief of staff of the U.S. Air Force, and Gen. John “Jay” Raymond, chief of space operations, wrote in an opinion piece published Thursday on Defense News that the U.S. military should ensure continued superiority by developing a battle network designed to link weapons and warfighters operating from various domains.

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