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- The 2014 Big Picture on Cyber Security
- AFCEA Answers
- Ask the CIO
- Building the Hybrid Cloud
- Connected Government: How to Build and Procure Network Services for the Future
- Continuing Diagnostics and Mitigation: Discussion of Progress and Next Steps
- Federal Executive Forum
- Federal Tech Talk
- The Intersection: Where Technology Meets Transformation
- Maximizing ROI Through Data Center Consolidation
- Moving to the Cloud. What's the best approach for me
- Navigating Tough Choices in Government Cloud Computing
- The New Generation of Database
- Satellite Communications: Acquiring SATCOM in Tight Times
- Targeting Advanced Threats: Proven Methods from Detection through Remediation
- Transformative Technology: Desktop Virtualization in Government
- The Truth About IT Opex and Software Defined Networking
- Value of Health IT
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Hosts Tom Temin and Emily Kopp bring you the latest news affecting the federal community each weekday morning, featuring interviews with top government executives and contractors. Listen live from 6 to 9 a.m. or download archived interviews below.
Realignment moves hit Guam
Friday - 8/6/2010, 8:40am EDT
- There is a huge military shift happening in the Pacific. Thousands of Marines are moving to a base in Guam as part of the realignment of forces. David Bice, Executive Director of the Joint Guam Program Office, says the move to Guam is going to mean a big adjustment for the Marine Corps, the island and its infrastructure. (For more from David Bice on the Federal Drive, click here)
- Two major defense contractors are joining forces to compete for the Missile Defense Agency's Ground-Based Midcourse Defense development and sustainment contract. DefenseNews.com reports that Raytheon and Lockheed Martin are working together to compete for the contract. Boeing has been the prime contractor for the GMD program, overseeing and integrating systems developed by other major defense subcontractors, including Raytheon and Northrop Grumman. Now, the Missile Defense Agency is recompeting the program and is expected to release the final request for proposals within weeks.
- One of the prime sources of talent some agencies have been looking at is industry. American Systems is a contractor that does a lot with the Department of Defense in acquisition and logistics, and national security. The president of that company, William Hoover, spoke about it on the Industry Chatter segment on In Depth with Francis Rose. Hoover says the trend has been affecting his company.
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