Top 100

Our 2024 Top 100 reader's guide on the companies, trends and drivers

Our collection of coverage of the annual rankings show space and cyber as among the key verticals to watch across the government market.

WT 360: GovCIO's Top 100 journey from its transformative acquisition

Joe Cormier, both chief operating officer and chief financial officer at GovCIO, outlines how Company No. 41's combination with Salient CRGT has shaped its pathway almost four years on and what he sees as next steps.

Multiple protests hit LOGCAP V task orders

A handful of orders are hit with protests and counter-protests as the four primes for the Army's global logistics vehicle compete for work.

DOD keeps all incumbents for $1.5B CIO IT recompete

The Defense Department uses the contract to acquire support for its information enterprise and IT management functions.

TOP 100: CACI's CEO charts the path from services to tech-centric solutions

John Mengucci described the company's strategic shift, approach to acquisitions and technology priorities in this Q&A at Washington Technology's event on the 2024 Top 100.

WT 360: Lumen's Top 100 strategy builds off its network core

Jason Schulman, national vice president of federal government sales at Lumen Technologies, explains how company No. 38's public sector team works with agencies on their network modernization agendas.

Leidos captures $476M NASA spaceflight support recompete

Artemis and the International Space Station are among the programs Leidos will continue supporting

Diversity gaps persist among the Top 100 C-suites

Our analysis indicates slow progress for women and stagnation for Black execs among the largest primes in the market.

Navy adds 49 more to $982M unmanned surface vehicle program

This on-ramp round of awards focuses on the vehicles' underlying technologies such as payloads, mission support systems and the needed autonomy to control them.

DOD's personnel info agency awards $1.5B IT modernization pact

The Defense Manpower Data Center is centering this effort around software development and IT security with a heavy leaning on cloud.

TOP 100: Booz Allen rides wave of tech-driven growth

Chief Financial Officer Matt Calderone credits the company's VoLT strategy and workforce transformation efforts for its best financial year since the 2010 initial public offering.

GAO sides with BAE in latest dispute over $12B weapons support contract

The 18-year ISC 2.0 contract is now back to the Air Force for a second time after another successful protest.

TOP 100: How HII accelerated its push to be more tech-driven

Company No. 23 will always be a shipbuilder even as the fast change unfolds in its technology solutions business, which is now focused on growth after much integration work.

WT 360: More signposts to note from the 2024 Top 100

Nick and Ross continue their 2024 Top 100 chat by highlighting one company as certain to climb up the 2025 rankings after its big merger, plus how growth and commercial tech partnerships go together for all systems integrators.

TOP 100: GovCIO's path in the fast lane

Company No. 41 was not even in the rankings three years ago. Then it acquired Salient CRGT and used that as a platform to multiply.

TOP 100: KBR lays out its innovation and business agenda

The president of company No. 17's U.S. government business highlights space and the AUKUS security partnership as priorities and avenues for continued growth.

TOP 100: Lumen shapes its public sector outlook through partnerships, innovation lab

Company No. 38 is already starting to think about the next big network modernization vehicle after EIS and some of that positioning effort takes place in an innovation lab for itself and industry partners.