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DLT to Help Defense Dept, Army Install Google Apps in Mobile Push; Duane Thorpe, Shannon Sullivan Comment

DLT Solutions has won a blanket purchase agreement contract to help the Defense Department and the U.S. Army implement Google‘s (NASDAQ: GOOG) cloud-based communication and collaboration applications under a program intended to expand mobile access in both organizations. This BPA with the Army Contracting Command comprises of a base year and …

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Avaya, Raytheon Authorized for Navy Ship IP Phone Project

The U.S. Navy has approved Avaya‘s Internet Protocol phones for use onboard two amphibious transport dock ships under a systems integration project led by Raytheon (NYSE: RTN). Both companies carried out a design verification test of the Avaya 9611G IP Phones in order to meet the Navy’s redundancy, reliability and resiliency …

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IBM Launches Public Sector Cloud Innovation Center in DC; John Kelly Comments

IBM (NYSE: IBM) has opened a cloud computing center in Washington that will work to help federal agency and public sector customers adopt cloud environments. The Federal Cloud Innovation Center is built to house more than 500 on-site professionals and more than 37, 000 cloud experts worldwide who will collaborate with …

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CACI to Help Defense Dept Engineer Mobile Electric Tech; Ken Asbury Comments

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has won a $22 million prime contract to work with the Defense Department on developing and engineering systems that are built to generate mobile electric power. The company aims to help meet demand for new energy sources as warfighting equipment and other technologies have evolved over …

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General Dynamics Wins Special Ops Transportable Vehicle Order; Tim Neaves Comments

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has won a $5.8 million contract to supply the U.S. Special Operations Command with vehicles that are built to be transported inside the V-22 Osprey aircraft. SOCOM awarded the potential three-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, the company said …

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TCS Wins Army SATCOM Terminal Order Under $10B Vehicle; Michael Bristol Comments

TeleCommunication Systems has won a potential $14 million task order to provide three types of satellite terminals to the U.S. Army and for engineering services. This contract is worth $1.1 million over an 18-month base period and was awarded under the Army’s potential $10 billion Global Tactical Advanced Communication Systems and Services …

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The SI Organization to Help Air Force Integrate GPS Segments

The SI Organization has won a $83, 748, 017 contract to work with the U.S. Air Force on integrating three product segments for the branch’s GPS enterprise system. The cost-plus-incentive-fee and firm-fixed-price contract covers systems engineering and integration technical support work through April 11, 2020, the Defense Department said Monday. …

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Raytheon to Update Army Patriot Defense System; Ralph Acaba Comments

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won $71.7 million in contracts to add a radar digital processor and man station into the U.S. Army‘s Patriot Air and Missile Defense System. The company will use a software update released in June for the work and aims to help warfighters gain situational awareness in …

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Iridium Awarded $400M DoD Satellite Airtime Services Extension; Scott Scheimreif Comments

Iridium Communications (NASDAQ: IRDM) has been awarded a $400 million contract to provide satellite airtime services to the Defense Department for an additional five years. The Enhanced Mobile Satellite Services contract with the Defense Information Systems Agency includes distributed tactical communications system services for department subscribers, Iridium said Monday. EMSS is intended to …

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IBM to Build GSA Cloud-Based Order Mgmt System; Anne Altman Comments

IBM (NYSE: IBM) has won a five-year, $30 million contract to build a cloud-based platform for the U.S. General Services Administration to use for processing orders from federal, civilian and military clients. The company will work with GSA to develop and implement the system in order to monitor supplier reports, …

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