Tag Archives: DOD

Kratos to Provide Defense Department Customer with Quadcon Containers

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (NASDAQ: KTOS) has received $5.4 million in contract awards from a U.S. Defense Department customer for its Quadcon container product. Quadcon was developed for use by U.S. Armed Forces and is also utilized by national security-related agencies, including the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and law enforcement and emergency response teams.

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Avaya to Support 11 VA Dept. IT Offices on BPA; Steve Derr Comments

  Avaya Government Solutions has been awarded one of three spots on a two-year blanket purchase agreement to support the Veterans Affairs Department‘s IT office. BPA orders will support 16 major VA initiatives across its 11 key IT offices, including a U.S. Defense Department and VA interagency program. “The ambitious initiatives …

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Lockheed to Acquire Healthcare IT Provider QTC Holdings; Bob Stevens Comments

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) has entered a definitive agreement to acquire healthcare IT firm QTC Holdings Inc. for an undisclosed amount. Calif.-based QTC is the largest outside provider of medical evaluation services to the U.S. government and the U.S. Veterans Affairs Department, processing more than 450, 000 evaluations last year. Lockheed does …

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PAETEC to Expand DISA Network With Fiber Infrastructure, Access Points

PAETEC (NASDAQ: PAET) has won a three-year contract with the Defense Information System Agency to provide fiber infrastructure to the U.S. Army Aberdeen Proving Ground. The company will expand DISA’s backbone nework by increasing its fiber network capacity, adding diverse fiber access points and using dense wave division multiplexing over the …

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Boeing, Siemens Partner to Provide DoD with Smart Grid Technologies; Marks Comments

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Siemens (NYSE: SI) have entered a strategic alliance to develop and market “smart grid” technologies that improve the U.S. Defense Department‘s energy access and security. Boeing’s defense, space and security unit will work with Siemens’ U.S. subsidiary Siemens Corporation. The companies said the alliance will draw on Boeing’s …

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Boeing Takes Off with Air Force Contract

According to the Department of Defense, “Boeing (NYSE: BA) was awarded a $10, 227, 879 contract modification which will increase the ceiling on contract line item number (CLIN 0020 and CLIN 0021) and revise the statement of objectives for the Family of Advanced Beyond Line of Sight Terminals Program through …

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NetWitness Grabs Key DoD Certification

NetWitness‘  NextGen 9.5 platform has been placed on the Defense Department’s Unified Capabilities Approved Products List (UC APL), approving the product for procurement across DoD. According to the firm, “with initiatives to reduce costs and create greater efficiencies throughout the Pentagon, consolidated programs such as the UC APL are critical. …

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Northrop, Lockheed Pick up DoD Deals

According to the Department of Defense, “Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) was awarded a $6, 849, 648 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract.  The award will provide for operations, maintenance and repair support services at Fort Hood, Texas.  Work will be performed in Fort Hood, Texas, with an estimated completion date of Aug. 31, 2011.  …

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Mac Curtis Breaks Down Vangent’s New DoD Healthcare Contract

Vangent picked up a contract from the Military Health System in connection with President Obama’s “Commission on Care for America’s Returning Wounded Warriors.” The Traumatic Brain Injury/Behavioral Health (TBI/BH) Phase II Development is valued at $4.2 million. Vangent will work to enhance the TBI/BH Clinical Documental Tool to better improve …

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Big Day at Booz: BAH Wins 5 Defense Contracts

According to the Department of Defense, “Booz Allen Hamilton was awarded a $23, 801, 224 contract, which will procure biometrics, identity management, and homeland security technologies research and analysis for Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic. At this time, $2, 091, 297 has been obligated. 55 CONS/LGCD, Offutt Air …

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