Tag Archives: DOD

Harper Construction Wins $99M Navy Task Order to Build Mission Systems Integration Lab

Harper Construction

Harper Construction has won a potential $99.2M tasj order from the U.S. Navy to design and build a facility in China Lake, California, for integrating mission systems. The branch will merge functions in some Naval Air Weapons Station buildings that suffered damage last year from earthquakes into the future Michelson Mission Systems Integration Laboratory, the Department of Defense said Friday.

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Perspecta to Help DoD Migrate Military Health Data to Cloud; Bill Lovell Quoted

Bill Lovell SVP

Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) has secured a 12-month, other transaction agreement to configure a software-as-a-service platform for the Department of Defense to move Military Health System data into a cloud computing infrastructure. The company said Thursday it will provide a HealthConcourse digital technology prototype to help DoD ensure the availability of beneficiaries' legacy information as the department transitions to the commercial electronic health records system known as MHS Genesis.

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MTSI to Help MDA Mature Future Tech Concepts Under $68.5M Contract

MTSI

Modern Technology Solutions Inc. has received a potential five-year, $68.5M contract to support the Missile Defense Agency’s Concepts and Performance Lab program. MTSI will identify, evaluate and mature new technology platforms and future tech concepts such as cruise missiles, hypersonics, quantum science, artificial intelligence and machine learning under the CAPL program to help extend missile defense system capabilities.

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Natalie Gregory: Carahsoft-Red Hat Partnership to Support DoD Open Source Software Procurement

Natalie Gregory VP of Sales Carahsoft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 18, 2020 — Carahsoft Technology will help the Department of Defense, intelligence agencies and the U.S. Coast Guard procure Red Hat's OpenJDK software products and support services under an agency catalog agreement from DoD, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 2.

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Northrop Gets $298M Space Force Satcom Tech Dev’t Contract

Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has secured a potential $298M contract to help the U.S. Space Force develop hardware and software for a new military satellite communications system. The company will build a payload to support the Space and Missile Systems Center's Evolved Strategic Satellite Communications program, the Department of Defense said Wednesday.

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Protest of Pentagon’s JEDI Cloud Contract Award Decision Likely to Continue Into 2021

Cloud computing

The Department of Defense reaffirmed its decision to award the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure cloud computing contract to Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) in early September but a joint status report issued by the Court of Federal Claims Tuesday reveals several scenarios that could extend the JEDI contract protest into 2021, the Washington Business Journal reported Wednesday.

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Oracle Hopes to Add National Security Regions for IC to Government Cloud; Glen Dodson Quoted

Oracle

Oracle has expanded its Government Cloud to support demand, with the addition of National Security Regions for Intelligence Community (IC) and Department of Defense (DoD) customers, the company reported on Wednesday. Oracle expanded its platform to address IC and DoD needs at Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Impact Level 6, Secret and Top Secret security levels, with capabilities including encryption, auditing and security controls. 

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