Top 100

TOP 100: Inside L3Harris' plan to disrupt the defense market

Company No. 10 on our 2022 Top 100 rankings is implementing a strategy it says askews a 'business as usual' approach in favor of doing things differently.

Leidos wins DIA data architecture contract

The Defense Intelligence Agency is seeking to make data more accessible to users and automate time-consuming processes.

TOP 100: Lumen’s strategy goes beyond its network modernization base

The No. 31 company on our 2022 Top 100 is also focused on execution for the task orders it has booked under the EIS contract vehicle to transform agency networks.

Leonardo DRS finds transaction partner to take it public

Interest in listing the DRS business on the stock market never wavered even after a planned IPO was nixed.

Round 3: Army energy contract hit by yet another protest

The Army Corps of Engineers reworked the solicitation for services related to stable and dependable energy supplies and made a new award, which led to a new challenge from a disappointed bidder.

General Dynamics' $11B DOD 'Fourth Estate' IT protest denied

Barring more action, this lets Leidos proceed on its work for the 10-year Defense Enclave Services award and consolidate IT systems for 22 DOD agencies.

Vectrus stockholders green-light merger with Vertex

The companies expect to close their transaction in the third quarter of this year.

PROJECT 38: Why a Top 100 company changed its name after 33 years

CEO Paul Dillahay explains to Editor Nick Wakeman why NCI Information Systems became Empower AI and how the multi-year journey leading up to that new name transformed the Top 100 company.

Maximus moves up the Top 100 with acquisitions, awards

The company's transformation journey also includes leveraging demand for services in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

General Dynamics IT grows student aid work with $122M award

Under this new Education Department contract, General Dynamics will move an award eligibility determination system to a cloud environment.

Inside the rejection of Booz Allen's $1.4B DHA protest

A significant price gap existed between Booz Allen and the field, but the company was eliminated so early on that the difference didn't matter.

Diversity remains elusive for Top 100

Many Top 100 companies have made diversity and equity a priority, but women and minorities are still dramatically under-represented in the C-suite.

Amy Gilliland on building a 'company with a soul'

During our Top 100 celebration, General Dynamics IT's president singled out support of employees as critical to business success.

Introducing the 2022 Washington Technology Top 100

Our annual report ranks the largest government contractors in the federal market.

User guide to our Top 100

An inside look at how we created the 2022 Top 100 rankings and what you can learn from them.

Top 100 changes show up in the numbers

Our annual rankings of the largest federal contractors show a market of continuous change as those companies evolve and adapt.

10 facts and figures about the 2022 Top 100

We breakdown the rankings with 10 numbers that add some perspective about this year's largest contractors.