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DigitalGlobe Continues Work With NTT Data to Develop 3D Model Dataset

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 1, 2017 — DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has extended its collaboration with NTT Data to integrate their technologies and build a dataset that consists of 3D-vector models of buildings, bridges and vegetation, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The effort will utilize DigitalGlobe’s satellite imagery and cloud-based Geospatial Big Data machine learning …

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Motorola Solutions Eyes 911 Software Portfolio Expansion Via Airbus DS Communications Purchase

Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) has agreed to buy Airbus’ communications business through the acquisition of the latter’s Plant Holdings subsidiary for an undisclosed sum in a push to expand 911 software offerings. Airbus DS Communications operates under Plant Holdings and provides command center software platforms that work to field emergency calls, Motorola …

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BAE Systems Unveils Mapping Tech With Analytics, Change Detection Functions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 9, 2017 — BAE Systems has added a new geospatial intelligence product to its portfolio that utilizes commercial and military satellite data and analytics technology to support mission planning and decision-making at military and civilian agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the Dynamic Cartography platform features a change …

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VIDEO: Lockheed Martin Conducts First Underwater Unmanned Aircraft Launch from Unmanned Underwater Vehicle

Lockheed Martin successfully launches Vector Hawk, a small, unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), on command from the Marlin MK2 autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) during a cross-domain command and control event hosted by the U.S. Navy. In addition to Marlin and Vector Hawk, the Submaran, an unmanned surface vehicle (USV) developed by …

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U.S. CIO Margie Graves: Thanks to 2015 Cyber Security Sprint, Feds Avoid Wannacry Virus

Acting U.S. CIO Margie Graves said that thanks to the 2015 federal cybersecurity sprint, federal agencies were able to avoid the devastating WannaCry ransomware virus that infected more than 200,000 people and organizations in over 150 countries. When asked at the Public Sector Innovation Summit how security protocols implemented in …

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Navy Taps 9 Firms for $250M Logistics, Program Management Support IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded nine companies positions on a potential five-year, $249.8 million contract to provide logistics and program management support services to the Naval Air Systems Command’s logistics integration department. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division in Maryland received 11 bids for the cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract that was …

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Weekly Roundup January 9 – January 13 2017: More Clues to Defense’s 2017 Market Picture & more

Weekly Roundup January 9 – January 13 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson This first full week back to work for us after the Christmas and New Year’s holiday season also happens to represent the last one before President-elect …

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Deloitte, Cray Offer Cyber Reconnaissance and Analytics Service for Gov’t

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 21, 2016 — Deloitte has partnered with Cray to offer a cyber analytics service for government agencies that works to generate threat intelligence for the discovery, analysis and response to cyber threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The subscription-based Cyber Reconnaissance and Analytics service utilizes Cray’s Urika-GX analytics platform and …

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Bloomberg: Veritas Capital in Lead to Buy Airbus Maintenance, Repair Business

New York City-based private equity firm Veritas Capital has emerged as the leading bidder to purchase Airbus Group’s Vector Aerospace aircraft maintenance and repair business, Bloomberg reported Friday. Kiel Porter and Scott Deveau write Veritas might combine Vector with StandardAero — an aircraft services company the investment firm acquired in July 2015 for $2.1 billion. Airbus could …

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Philippe Vallee to Succeed Olivier Piou as Gemalto CEO; Alex Mandl Comments

Philippe Vallee, chief operating officer at Gemalto, will be endorsed by the board of directors to succeed Olivier Piou as the new CEO of the Amsterdam-based digital security firm, effective Sept. 1. Piou will retire on Aug. 31 but will continue to serve on Gemalto’s board as a non-executive director, …

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