Artifact Details

Title

Government Professional Services (GPS) workshop : session #6 : consolidation and current roles

Catalog Number

102742925

Type

Text

Date

2009-03-31

Contributor

Bannister, Dan, Participant
Bergin, Thomas (Tim), Participant
Bersoff, Ed, Participant
Ceruzzi, Paul E., Participant
Culver, Walt, Participant
Grad, Burt, Moderator
Grier, David, Participant
Gutkowski, Stan, Participant
Huntzinger, Judy, Participant
Johnson, Luanne, Participant; Editor
London, Jack, Participant
Plouffe, Bob, Participant
Shelton, Wayne, Participant
Toups, John, Participant
Yost, Jeffrey, Participant
Young, Dan, Participant

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Falls Church, Virginia

Extent

23 p.

Format

PDF

Copyright Holder

Computer History Museum

Description

This final session discusses what has happened in the GPS industry since the 1990s. What were the primary business alliances? Which of the companies were sold and to whom and why? What were the changes in the markets and technologies? How did the companies adapt to these changes? What were some of the failures to adjust to the changing situations, particularly with the end of the Cold War? What do the participants see as the future opportunities and problems for these companies? How have these companies influenced the growth and significance of the Computer Services Industry?

Category

Transcription

Subject

9/11; Andersen Consulting; Bannister, Dan R.; BDM International; Bersoff, Ed; Beyster, Bob; Boeing Computer Services; Booz Allen; BTG, Inc.; Control Data Corporation (CDC); Dahlberg, Ken; CACI; CDSI; Cold War; Collender, Stan; Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC); Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA); Department of Defense; DynCorp; Electronic Data Systems (EDS); Federal Data Corporation (FDC); Foreign Corrupt Practices Act; Governmentwide Acquisition Contracts (GWACs); Housing and Urban Development (HUD); Hughes Aircraft Company; IBM Federal Systems Division; Kendall, Cliff; Lockheed Martin; McCreary, John; McHenry, Emmit; Network Solutions; Northrop Grumman; PRC; Prodata Systems; Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC); SI International; UNISYS Corporation

Collection Title

Oral history collection

Credit

Software Industry Special Interest Group

Lot Number

X5323.2009