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2014-05-20 08:35:40

WASHINGTON, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a major effort to accelerate progress in the global fight against hunger and malnutrition, NGO alliance InterAction and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) have forged a first-of-its-kind agreement designed to leverage the unique assets of NGOs for greater impact. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121101/DC04603LOGO Unveiled Monday on Capitol Hill, the three-year agreement provides a framework for the U.S....

2014-05-14 12:21:14

The vIPer VoIP phone modernizes and secures voice and data communications from the Top Secret-level and below for U.S. military and government agencies. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics C4 Systems has delivered the 4000(th) Sectera® vIPer(TM) Universal Secure Phone to the U.S. Department of State. Part of the General Dynamics cyber-defense product family, the vIPer secure phones are replacing outdated Secure Terminal Equipment (STE) phones currently...

2014-05-05 23:08:52

Cybersecurity solution lead for Grant Thornton Global Public Sector Practice brings over 20 years' experience in managing U.S. Government cybersecurity programs. Clearwater, Fla. (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 (ISC)²® (“ISC-squared”), the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information and software security professionals with nearly 100,000 members worldwide, today announced that Dan Waddell, CISSP, CAP, PMP, former cybersecurity solution lead for Grant...

2014-05-05 20:24:31

LONDON, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Commercial Payment Cards: The U.S. and Global Markets and Trends, 8th Editionhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/banking_finance/debit_credit_cards/commercial_payment_cards_u_s_global_markets_trends.htmlWhile U.S. consumer credit card spending may still be pressured, commercial card purchase volume is moving full steam ahead. According to Commercial Payment Cards: The U.S. and Global Markets and Trends,...

2014-04-24 12:26:46

NEW YORK, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Davia Temin, founder and CEO of marketing, reputation, and media strategy company Temin and Company, has been tapped by the U.S. Department of State to serve as a Delegate in the Global Entrepreneurship Program's Entrepreneurship Delegation to Greece. In partnership with Greece, the U.S. Department of State's Global Entrepreneurship Program (GEP) and the U.S. Embassy in Athens will lead an Entrepreneurship Delegation to Greece on April...

2014-04-23 08:22:10

TUCSON, Ariz., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An international customer signed an agreement with the U.S. Government for a foreign military sale (FMS) of tube-launched, optically tracked, wireless-guided (TOW) missiles to be supplied by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) in a deal valued at approximately $750 million. Raytheon plans to deliver nearly 14,000 TOW missiles to the customer over a three-year period beginning in 2015. A resulting order is expected to be executed by the U.S. government...

2014-04-08 23:33:59

PathoGenetix, Inc. has delivered an early commercial version of the RESOLUTION Microbial Genotyping System to the independent contract research firm, MRIGlobal. MRIGlobal has purchased the RESOLUTION System under a U.S. government-funded project, to assess the effectiveness of the rapid microbial identification and strain typing technology for biodefense applications. WOBURN, MASS (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 PathoGenetix™, Inc., developer of an automated system for rapid bacterial strain...

2014-04-08 16:25:56

-- Revenues: $941 million for fourth quarter ($931 million excluding revenues performed by former parent); $4.1 billion for fiscal year ($4.0 billion excluding revenues performed by former parent) MCLEAN, Va., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAIC), a technical, engineering and enterprise information technology company, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year which ended January 31, 2014. The Company commenced...

2014-03-31 12:33:18

LONDON, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: U.S. Government 2014 Top 10 Predictions This IDC Government Insights report discusses the top 10 predictions for 2014 that will heavily influence the direction and magnitude of IT investment, management, and evaluation. It also presents key market drivers affecting these aspects of IT across levels of government in the United States. "While core government values like mission...

2014-03-27 08:22:26

- Revenues: $1.30 billion for fourth quarter; $5.77 billion for fiscal year MCLEAN, Va., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: LDOS), a national security, health and engineering solutions company, today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2014, which ended January 31, 2014. "In our fourth quarter, we continued to encounter headwinds from sequestration, unclear funding on awarded programs, delayed award decisions, high levels of protest...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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