Mary-Louise Hoffman

Lockheed to Update Navy Submarine Imaging Tech

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won an $8.8 million contract to provide the U.S. Navy with 20 AN/BVY-1 integrated submarine imaging systems, Military Aerospace & Electronics reported Sunday. John Keller writes the Naval Sea Systems Command awarded the contract to Lockheed’s mission systems and training segment and it expects delivery …

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Lockheed to Update AF C-130J Display Processors

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a $21.6 million contract to install new chips in primary flight displays for the U.S. Air Force‘s C-130J aircraft, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Friday. John Keller writes Lockheed will help the Air Force update the display graphics and data processors that work to …

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CRGT Completes Integration of Big Data Provider Guident; Tom Ferrando Comments

CRGT announced it has fully integrated Guident, a big data and analytics technology provider it acquired early this year, into CRGT’s information technology services portfolio. CRGT has been providing cybersecurity, agile development, mobility and infrastructure optimization services to federal customers for more than 25 years and is currently made-up of 1, 200 …

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Report: Eddie Schwartz Joins Verizon as Cyber Intell Head

Eddie Schwartz, formerly chief information security officer at EMC (NYSE: EMC) security arm RSA, has been appointed to head the corporate security and cyber intelligence practice at Verizon (NYSE: Z), Reuters reported Tuesday. Jim Finkle writes Dave Martin, EMC’s chief security officer, will succeed Schwartz on an interim basis. Schwartz …

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DLT to Help Defense Dept, Army Install Google Apps in Mobile Push; Duane Thorpe, Shannon Sullivan Comment

DLT Solutions has won a blanket purchase agreement contract to help the Defense Department and the U.S. Army implement Google‘s (NASDAQ: GOOG) cloud-based communication and collaboration applications under a program intended to expand mobile access in both organizations. This BPA with the Army Contracting Command comprises of a base year and …

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General Dynamics Wins Special Ops Transportable Vehicle Order; Tim Neaves Comments

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has won a $5.8 million contract to supply the U.S. Special Operations Command with vehicles that are built to be transported inside the V-22 Osprey aircraft. SOCOM awarded the potential three-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, the company said …

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IBM to Build GSA Cloud-Based Order Mgmt System; Anne Altman Comments

IBM (NYSE: IBM) has won a five-year, $30 million contract to build a cloud-based platform for the U.S. General Services Administration to use for processing orders from federal, civilian and military clients. The company will work with GSA to develop and implement the system in order to monitor supplier reports, …

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MDA Plans $3B SM-3 Production Contract for Raytheon

The U.S. Missile Defense Agency plans to award Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) missile systems business a potential three-year, $3 billion contract for Standard Missile-3 weapons. MDA expects to start awarding the sole-source contract’s funds to Raytheon in fiscal year 2015 under the agency’s Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense Program, according to a FedBizOpps notice posted …

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Booz Allen Subsidiary Wins $413M to Engineer Air Force Flight Simulators

A Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) subsidiary has won a $413 million task order to perform systems integration work on the U.S. Air Force‘s flight simulators and aircraft maintenance training systems. Booz Allen Hamilton Engineering Services LLC will design, build, analyze and engineer training and simulation technology for the service …

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Unisys Survey: One-Third of Govt IT Pros Have Current State, Local Cloud Projects

A Unisys Corp. (NYSE: UIS) survey says 32 percent of government information technology leaders at the state and local levels have cloud computing projects underway. Another 14 percent of respondents said their state or municipality is planning to migrate to a cloud-based infrastructure, Unisys said Tuesday. Commissioned by the Center …

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