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Raytheon, Charles River Analytics Join Forces to Develop Military Planning Tool for DARPA

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 5, 2018 — Raytheon’s (NYSE: RTN) BBN Technologies subsidiary has partnered with Charles River Analytics to develop modeling tools that will work to help military planners understand potential causes of a conflict in support of a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency program, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. CRA …

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IBM, Raytheon BBN Study Quantum Computing Advantage

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 5, 2017 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) BBN Technologies subsidiary have collaborated to verify the difference in performance between a standard computer and quantum computer, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Their joint study published in the Nature Quantum Information journal focused on the “quantum advantage in …

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DARPA Taps Raytheon, Vencore Subsidiaries for IP Cyber Research Program

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has awarded Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) BBN Technologies subsidiary and Vencore‘s Applied Communication Sciences separate research contracts under the Edge-Directed Cyber Technologies for Reliable Mission program. BBN’s contract is worth $12.2 million and ACS’ contract has a value of $11.8 million, the Defense Department said Wednesday. Both agreements span across two 18-month phases …

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IARPA Taps IBM, Northrop, Raytheon BBN Teams for Cryogenic Computer Tech Program

The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity has selected three industry teams to perform research and development work on a future energy-efficient superconducting computer as part of IARPA’s multi-year Cryogenic Computer Complexity program. The Office of the Director of National Intelligence said Wednesday that teams led by IBM, Northrop Grumman and Raytheon‘s BBN Technologies subsidiary received research …

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Raytheon BBN to Develop Next Phase of Tactical Military Network for DARPA

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has awarded Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) wholly owned subsidiary BBN Technologies $16 million for phase two of the military networking protocol program. BBN will create architectures, protocols and network devices to improve network capabilities and integrity for tactical military units. BBN developed and demonstrated the network technology …

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Raytheon BBN to Model Brain Capabilities for Potential Battlefield Application

Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) wholly owned subsidiary BBN Technologies has won $3 million to explore new methods of modeling the brain’s ability to make sense of large amounts of haphazard, partial information. The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity, which is overseen by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, provided the …

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Raytheon’s BBN Picks Up More DARPA Funding

Raytheon Company’s (NYSE: RTN) BBN Technologies claimed an additional $6.14 million in funding by DARPA (the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) under the Multilingual Automatic Document Classification, Analysis and Translation (MADCAT) program. According to the firm, “the MADCAT program’s goal is to create a prototype system that quickly provides accurate, …

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Raytheon Acquires BBN Technologies

Raytheon, which recorded over $23 billion in revenue for 2008, announced recently that it has settled on terms to purchase BBN Technologies, a R & D company involved in the development of the internet. Raytheon is looking to build its capacity as a leading player in technology services to the …

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R&D company bought by Raytheon

On Tuesday, Raytheon Co. announced its plan to acquire research and development company BBN Technologies, with the actual date of close expected to occur in the fourth quarter. The acquisition of BBN, which specializes in advanced networking, speech and language technologies, information sensor systems and cybersecurity, has raised Raytheon’s expectations …

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