TOP 100: Serco keeps Navy as top customer while expanding footprint

Serco's new CEO has kept the company on its long-time Navy customer will also finding ways to expand its footprint in other parts of the federal market.

Booz Allen sees future rich with VR, machine learning opportunities

Booz Allen might be a 104-year-old firm but its strategy is focused on being leading edge in areas such as virtual reality and machine learning.

FAST 50: ApplyLogic's steady approach fuels growth

Jeff Ramella founded ApplyLogic as a solo business in 2004, but a focus on three core capabilities has brought steady growth and a second straight appearance on the Washington Technology Fast 50.

Fast 50: Culture leads to success at Tapestry Technologies

Tapestry Technologies has used its emphasis on culture and employees to build one of the fastest growing small businesses in the government market.

Fast 50: Advanced Onion stakes growth on layers of expertise

Sure, Advanced Onion has a catchy name, but the small business has also been winning contracts and growing rapidly by delivering on customer needs.

Five companies win $155.8M contract to support Joint Chiefs of Staff cyber program

Five companies have won a $155.8 million contract to support the Joint Staff J6 Directorate’s C4/Cyber Program.

Foster Miller wins $10.3M contract to provide robotic system support

Foster Miller Inc. has won a $10.3 million contract to provide post-production support for a bomb disposal robot.

ManTech wins $24M contract to increase border security for DHS

ManTech International Corporation has won a $24 million contract to develop a service to enhance border security for the Department of Homeland Security.

Engility names new SVP for business development and strategic planning

Engility Holdings, Inc. has named Michael Grasso senior vice president for business development and strategic planning.

Glacier Technologies wins $8.8M contract to support Army

Glacier Technologies has won an $8.8 million contract to provide support services to the Army.

Parsons wins two contracts from MDA totaling $48M

Parsons Government Services Inc. has won two contracts totaling $48 million from the Missile Defense Agency.

ManTech wins $208M task order to support Marine Corps

ManTech International Corporation has been awarded a $208 million task order to support the Marine Corps Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Enterprise (MCISR-E) objectives.

CENTRA Technology wins $70M contract to provide advisory services to DTRA

CENTRA Technology Inc. has won a $70 million contract to provide advisory and assistance services to the Defense Threat Reduction Agency’s Intelligence, Plans and Resource Integration Directorate and Standing Joint Forces Headquarters-Elimination.

Number of IT professionals in workforce soars

There are now 4.6 million employees in the IT field compared to only 450,000 in 1970, according to the Occupations in Information Technology report from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey.

Lockheed wins $490M contract to expand Aegis fleet

Lockheed Martin has won a $490 million contract to deliver integrated air and missile defense (IAMD) capabilities to destroyers and expand the global Aegis fleet in the United States, Japan and Korea.

McMurdo wins $3M contract to enhance Coast Guard safety

McMurdo, Inc. has won a $3 million contract to supply FastFind 220 personal locator beacons (PLBs) to the Coast Guard to improve crew safety.

MTSI wins $28M contract to provide engineering support to Air National Guard

Modern Technology Solutions Inc. (MTSI) has won a $28 million contract to provide modernization and engineering support to the Air National Guard Air Force Reserve Command Test Center.

Leidos wins $99M contract to provide automated installation solutions to Army

Leidos has won a $99 million contract to deliver automated installation entry solutions to the Product Manager-Force Protection Systems (PdM-FPS) for the Army.

IARPA to announce data protection project

The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity is planning to announce a project to increase data protection in the intelligence community’s private cloud in September.

ManTech awarded two task orders worth $110M to provide cybersecurity solutions

ManTech International Corporation has won two task orders with a combined value of $110 million to provide cybersecurity and cloud solutions to fight cyber threats to the Department of Homeland Security.