Business Beat

Booz Allen continues push for Air Force IT support work

The award has twice now gone to a competitor and followed by the same number of protests.

Applied Research Associates wins $582M DTRA research contract

Work will focus on new technologies and procedures to validate capabilities before they go to the field.

QinetiQ expands U.S. footprint with Avantus Federal deal

The $590 million acquisition will bring more defense, intelligence and national security customers as well increase QinetiQ's capabilities.

General Dynamics IT clinches $267M National Guard cyber contract

The program supports 124,000 users at more than 3,000 locations across the country.

DHA names ineligible companies for $1.5B IT contract

The Defense Health Agency is looking to weed out potential conflicts of interest before they could arise.

Maximus feels pinch as COVID work ends, but execs touting new opportunities ahead

As one piece of revenue winds down, company executives point out to investors other areas that are setting a course for future growth.

Evaluation of 9/11 health care contract raises objections

A pair of protestors are claiming the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention went against its solicitation in awarding a $100 million health care contract that supports Sept. 11 survivors.

Peraton's $2B DHA win clears protests

Family ties do not show there was a conflict-of-interest in this enterprise IT contract, according to a new bid protest ruling.

Were Peraton's big-ticket acquisitions worth it?

We put that question (and many others) to Peraton Chief Growth Officer Mike King regarding the company's integrations of Perspecta and the former Northrop Grumman IT business.

GDIT wins cloud and data integration contract with CMS

The company will work on the largest data base of health care information in the world and facilitate its analytics functions.

Space Force wants a 'bloodhound' to sniff out cyberthreats

A new contract with the moniker Digital Bloodhound will focus on protecting the ground-based networks that manage Space Force assets.

Lack of documentation nixes $100M FEMA award

The Federal Emergency Management Agency awarded a disaster training services contract to Leidos without adequately explaining why, according to a new bid protest decision.

Protest battle continues for Army energy efficiency program

The $91 million task order with the Army Corps of Engineers remains up for grabs.

Now open: 2022 Fast 50 nominations

Put in a submission for the 2022 Washington Technology Fast 50 if you see your company as one of the government market's fastest-growing small businesses.

Accenture books $199M TSA screening support contract

The company's federal business will incorporate new technologies into a system used for pre-screening passengers.

TOP 100: How Leidos runs its BD function

For this Q&A, Leidos' business development leader takes us inside the company's wins and how it makes those crucial decisions of when to and not to bid.

BAE's $12B win facing protests

Two competitors are challenging how the Air Force evaluated bids for this nuclear deterrent support contract.