Robert Tipton Osterthaler, a retired brigadier general at the U.S. Air Force, has been appointed board chair of the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet). Ostherthaler will replace Edward Horowitz, who is slated to complete his term as board chair Aug. 19th.Read More »
Orlando Figueredo, formerly vice president of Operations for Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC), has joined Perspecta as the vice president of Business Development for its Intelligence group, the company announced on Monday.Read More »
The U.S. Air Force has launched a proof-of-concept service desk that uses artificial intelligence to support airmen whether at flight or at base, Federal News Network reported Monday. The new platform is part of USAF's wider enterprise information technology-as-a-service or EITaaS effort that aims to digitally transform the service branch.Read More »
Dave Levy, AWS Federal VP, Receives Third Consecutive Wash100 Award From Jim Garrettson, CEO of Executive Mosaic
Jim Garrettson, founder and CEO of Executive Mosaic, presented Dave Levy, vice president of federal business for Amazon Web Services (AWS), his third consecutive Wash100 Award as part of the 2020 selection.
The Federal Aviation Administration has selected 12 organizations that will advise the agency in efforts to create a process for administering aeronautical knowledge and safety tests for recreational drone operators.Read More »
Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) has been awarded a contract extension from Orange County, California to continue providing information technology (IT) managed services and solutions to agencies and departments within the county.Read More »
Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) partnered with Feeding America to provide meals to people in need, address food waste and promote awareness of the issue of hunger during September’s Hunger Action Month. SAIC raised $205,638 in employee donations and company contributions, or the equivalent of more than two million meals for those in need, SAIC announced on Thursday.Read More »