Peraton carves out ViON's as-a-service business

Peraton has made its first acquisition since the series of mega-mergers saw the company go from $1 billion in revenue to $7 billion by adding Northrop Grumman’s IT business and folding in all of Perspecta.


Posted on Sep 23, 2021 at 5:36 AM0 comments

Carlyle-backed platform makes public sector acquisition

A Maryland company best known for its specialty health care services to the federal government has been acquired a Carlyle Group platform that is investing in claims management solutions.


Posted on Sep 23, 2021 at 5:38 AM0 comments

Protests push DOJ to rethink IT support contract

A $117 million Justice Department contract is entering its third round after two sets of protests have pushed DOJ to rethink the solicitation.


Posted on Sep 23, 2021 at 1:14 PM0 comments

7 picked to support the Naval Information Warfare Systems Command with engineering services

Seven companies have won spots on a $169.1 million Navy contract to support the Naval Information Warfare Systems Command with engineering and technical services.


Posted on Sep 22, 2021 at 2:01 PM0 comments

Army kicks off work on networking intel systems

The Army has a plethora of intelligence systems based at the Aberdeen Proving Ground that need to be networked together and a new request for information starts to lay the groundwork for a contract to do just that.


Posted on Sep 21, 2021 at 1:35 PM0 comments

Size, scale only part of the story of the NGEN transition

Transitioning a contract from one company to the next is a fact of life in the government market. Companies win contracts from competitors, or conversely, they lose a contract.


Posted on Sep 19, 2021 at 7:28 PM0 comments

VTG nets Navy hypersonics win

VTG has won an $11 million contract with the Navy Strategic Systems Programs organization for engineering services to support that branch's hypersonic strike capability.


Posted on Sep 16, 2021 at 2:48 PM0 comments

Sagewind Capital makes fifth government services investment

Private equity firm Sagewind Capital has added a fifth company to its government services portfolio with the addition of Federal Advisory Partners, a federal health care consulting firm.


Posted on Sep 15, 2021 at 9:13 AM0 comments

NASA kicks off development of next lunar lander

Five companies have been tapped by NASA to develop concepts and other requirements for what the space agency calls “sustainable human landing systems.”


Posted on Sep 15, 2021 at 10:35 AM0 comments

Long-time PR, marketing exec calls it a career

Larry Rosenfeld, a fixture in the government market, is calling it a career after a nearly 50-year career running a pair of advertising and public relations companies.


Posted on Sep 14, 2021 at 12:56 PM0 comments

GAO finds some areas for improvement when industry hires former DOD employees

The so-called "revolving door "between the Defense Department and the industry that supports it might not be that bad after all but there are still key areas that need improvement, according to a recent Government Accountability office report.


Posted on Sep 14, 2021 at 1:23 PM0 comments