Tag Archives: Defense Department

Cisco Cloud Security Platform Earns FedRAMP Moderate-Level ATO; Nick Michaelides Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 9, 2018 — Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO) has secured a moderate-level authority to operate under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program for its Cloudlock cloud security product, ExecutiveBiz reported. Nick Michaelides, vice president of U.S. federal sales at Cisco and a 2018 Wash100 recipient, wrote in …

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BAE Systems Lands Navy Ship Repair, Maintenance Work on USS Pearl Harbor

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 9, 2018 — BAE Systems will perform repairs, maintenance and updates on the U.S. Navy‘s USS Pearl Harbor under a potential $36.3 million contract for the dock landing ship’s restricted availability in fiscal year 2018, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company’s San Diego-based ship repair business will work …

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Harris Secures $161M Navy Contract Funds for F/A-18 Onboard Jammer Tech Production

Harris (NYSE: HRS) has received a $161 million modification under a U.S. Navy contract to produce jammer systems for the Integrated Defensive Electronic Countermeasures platform on the carrier-based F/A-18 aircraft. The Defense Department said Thursday the modification exercises a contract option for the full-rate production of 86 lot 15 IDECM AN/ALQ-214 A(V)4/5 onboard jammer systems. …

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Raytheon Lands Navy Order for Weapon Systems Tech Insertion, Integration

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 8, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will perform technology insertion and integration in support of U.S. Navy weapons systems as part of a $44.6 million delivery order from the service branch, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contract covers research and development, design, studies and technology …

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REAN Cloud Lands $950M DoD Cloud Procurement Contract

REAN Cloud has secured a potential five-year, $950 million contract from the Defense Department to provide cloud platforms and services to agencies within DoD. The award is a production “other transaction” contract based on a prototype cloud migration and infrastructure assessment project REAN Cloud completed for the U.S. Transportation Command …

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Oshkosh Defense Gets $476M Army Contract for Medium Tactical Vehicle A2 Variant Production

The U.S. Army has awarded Oshkosh‘s (NYSE: OSK) defense business a potential $476 million contract to manufacture medium tactical vehicles. Oshkosh Defense will build the Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles A2 variant under the a firm-fixed-price requirements contract with an ordering period of seven years, the company said Wednesday. The Army Contracting …

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Air Force Awards Northrop Potential $429M North Pole Satcom Payload Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has secured a potential $428.8 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to develop two extremely high-frequency payloads to support military satellite communications in the North Polar region. The Defense Department said Wednesday Northrop’s aerospace systems business will provide a pair of functionally equivalent EHF eXtended Data Rate payloads to …

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Lockheed Gets $524M US, Intl Patriot Missile Contract Modification

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a three-year, $523.8 million contract modification for the supply of updated Patriot missiles to the U.S. Army as well as Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Romania. The company will provide Patriot Advanced Capability-3 enhancement and cost reduction initiative missiles along with complementary support equipment through the modified domestic and …

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Air Force Picks 3 Companies for $97M Research Lab IT Support IDIQ

Three companies have won spots on a potential $97.3 million contract that covers enterprise information technology services to the Air Force Research Laboratory. Decypher Technologies, Mission Services Inc. and Stellar Innovations and Solutions can vie for task orders to provide systems administration, specialized helpdesk,  automatic data processing equipment asset tracking, cybersecurity management, …

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Lockheed Gets $120M Delivery Order Modification for Initial F-35 Air Vehicle Spares

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $119.7 million delivery order modification from the U.S. Navy to provide initial air vehicle deployment spares packages for the F-35 program. The Defense Department said Monday Lockheed’s aeronautics business will deliver the spares in support of the U.S. Air Force‘s F-35 delivery schedules. DoD noted firm-fixed-price order …

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