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SSL’s Rob Zitz: Maxar Turns to ‘Persistent’ ISR With Eye Toward US Gov’t Customers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 1, 2017 — Rob Zitz, chief strategy officer of Space Systems Loral‘s government systems unit, has said the new company that resulted from MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates‘ acquisition of DigitalGlobe will leverage intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance offerings in its push toward the U.S. government market, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Via …

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Rob Zitz: Cloud, Analytics, AI to Supplement SSL Services in Gov’t Space Sector

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2017 — Rob Zitz, senior vice president and chief strategy officer of Space Systems Loral‘s government systems business, has said the company sees continued opportunities in the areas of in-orbit satellite servicing, small satellites and space robotics. He told ExecutiveBiz in an interview published Wednesday that …

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Leidos’ Rob Zitz: DHS Taking a Proactive Approach to Cybersecurity

Rob Zitz, senior vice president and chief systems architect at Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), has observed that the Department of Homeland Security is moving toward a proactive model to secure cyber systems, he told Federal News Radio in an interview Thursday. Zitz highlighted DHS’ continuous monitoring and diagnostics initiative during a …

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SSL’s Robert Zitz: Pending DigitalGlobe Purchase to Boost MDA’s Satellite Imagery, Analysis & Insights Portfolio

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 14, 2017 — Robert Zitz, senior vice president and chief strategy officer at Space Systems Loral‘s government systems business, has said the pending acquisition by parent company MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates of DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) would enable MDA to build up support for intelligence and defense agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported …

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SSL’s Robert Zitz Moderates Panel on Next-Gen Satellites at GEOINT 2017 Symposium

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 8, 2017 — Robert Zitz, senior vice president and chief strategy officer of Space Systems Loral‘s government systems business, has participated at the GEOINT 2017 Symposium as moderator of a panel discussion on next-generation satellites, GovCon Executive reported Monday. The company said June 1 it was also set to …

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Richard White, Robert Zitz, Tim Gillespie Take New Leadership Roles at SSL’s Govt Systems Business

Palo Alto, California-based satellite manufacturer Space Systems Loral has appointed three executives to oversee the company’s government systems business unit that provides support to U.S. government clients and related programs. Richard White, senior vice president of government systems at SSL, has been promoted to president of SSL Government Systems and will …

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Leidos, Robert Zitz Take Part in GEOINT 2016 Symposium

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 18, 2016 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has demonstrated several geospatial intelligence technologies that work to support satellite data integration and analysis as part of its exhibit at the GEOINT 2016 Symposium, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday Senior Vice President Robert Zitz, who is also chair of …

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Leidos Exec Robert Zitz Talks Cyber Risks to Critical Infrastructure at Event

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 4,  2015 — Robert Zitz, Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) senior vice president and chief systems architect, was a featured panelist at an event hosted by the Eisenhower Institute, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. During the panel discussion on domestic and international energy policy, Zitz spoke of the physical and cyber …

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SAIC Appoints Robert Zitz as SVP and Chief Architect of ISR Group

SAIC (NYSE: SAI) has appointed Robert S. Zitz as senior vice president and chief systems architect of its intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance group. Zitz will actively shape solutions in airborne, maritime, national security, space and ground ISR programs. The 32-year intelligence veteran was previously deputy director of mission support for the National Reconnaissance Office, where he also served …

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GovCon Wire’s Weekly Roundup: CBP, Border Walls, Drones and More

Weekly Roundup April 10 – April 13 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Since the election of President Trump, the Department of Homeland Security has been a topic of much discussion, particularly the Customs and Border Protection agency. Trump’s campaign promises …

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