Mergers and Acquisitions

Northrop Grumman closes deal with M5 Security

Northrop has completed its acquistion of the Australia-based cybersecurity and secure mobile communications provider.

Will you be on the winning side of today's shifting market?

The market is going through a fundamental change driven by constrained budgets and new technologies, and the result will be a widening gulf between strong and weak companies.

Arlington Capital firm closes back-to-back deals

Novetta Solutions closes its second acquisition since August with a deal for International Biometrics Group.

ICF makes energy management play with latest acquisition

ICF acquires Symbiotic Engineering, in a move that brings on board a cloud-based energy management platform.

Will a BAE, EADS merger lead to a U.S. intell spin off?

A combination of BAE Systems and EADS might force a sale of BAE's U.S. intelligence business. So the question is, who's going to buy?

BAE, EADS in merger talks

A combination would create the world's largest defense and aerospace company but must pass regulators' muster.

GD makes mobile play with latest acquisition

General Dynamics to expand its mobile capabilities with the acquisition of Open Kernel Labs Inc.

SAIC sells T&E unit to American Systems

SAIC is divesting its test and evaluation business to American Systems Corp. for an undisclosed amount.

A4 Solutions acquires Metova to make mobile app play

A4 Solutions will change its name to Metova Federal Services as it makes a deal to get into the government mobile apps market.

Vision Technologies gets $5B Connections II with GTI acquisition

Vision Technologies acquires both Government Telecommunications Inc. and its contracts, among which is the $5 billion GSA Connections II contract.

Former Stanley exec brings some magic to new firm

Former Stanley executive VP George Wilson has been on a roll since joining Electronic Consulting Services. He's just closed his third deal in 14 months.

CTI makes third deal to build cyber capabilities

Commonwealth Technology Inc. has acquired Black Oak Technology Group, adding its cybersecurity capabilities to its own specialized hardware and mission support services.

Is SAIC creating a low-price juggernaut?

That's just one of the questions, Editor Nick Wakeman has about the SAIC's plan to split off its technical services and IT business to create a new company.

SAIC to split into two companies

SAIC says that freeing the two businesses from concerns about organizational conflicts of interest will unlock new growth opportunities.

GD completes cybersecurity acquisition

Fidelis Security Systems Inc. will become part of GD's Advanced Information Systems unit.

An inside look at Deltek's $1.1B acquisition

Deltek's CEO, Kevin Parker, explains the logic behind the deal, and where the company sees its future growth.

Deltek makes $1.1B deal with private equity buyer

Deltek will be acquired for $1.1 billion by Thoma Bravo private equity group.