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Raytheon Taps HawkEye 360 for Geospatial Data to Support Analytics Services; Dave Wajsgras Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 13, 2018 — Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) intelligence, information and services business will work with HawkEye 360 on a project to utilize next-generation geospatial systems that will serve to deliver situational awareness to government users, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Through a strategic investment, Raytheon IIS will be able to …

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Hortonworks, IBM & Red Hat Partner on Open Hybrid Architecture Initiative

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 13, 2018 — Hortonworks (Nasdaq: HDP), IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) have entered into a partnership in an effort to help customers utilize hybrid cloud environments to field and run big data workloads, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Red Hat said Monday the collaborative Open Hybrid Architecture …

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Industry Coalition Unveils Joint Vulnerability Disclosure to Push Cyber Info Sharing

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 13, 2018 — Several technology companies have formed a coalition in an effort to advance cybersecurity transparency and cooperation via the sharing of information on software vulnerabilities, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Cybersecurity Tech Accord said Monday some of the companies that contributed to a Coordinated Vulnerability Disclosure …

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Report: AWS Possibly Looking Into Space Opportunities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 13, 2018 — Amazon Web Services is reportedly looking to hire a data processing engineer and a product manager for space and satellite systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. CNBC reported Tuesday the Amazon-tracking website This Just In first discovered the job postings, which were later removed, noting that …

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Fluor Lands $2B DOE Oil Reserve Mgmt Contract Extension; Tom D’Agostino Quoted

A Fluor (NYSE: FLR) subsidiary has received a potential $2B contract extension to continue to manage and operate the country’s emergency crude oil supply for the Energy Department. DOE exercised a contract option for Fluor Federal Petroleum Operations to continue life extension construction and engineering work for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve …

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Kim Doering, Mike Durboraw, Keith McCollum Named to VP Roles at Dynetics

Dynetics has promoted Kim Doering, Mike Durboraw and Keith McCollum to vice president roles to lead the company’s space systems, intelligence and spectrum warfare, and systems technologies divisions. Doering, a three-decade aerospace veteran, will serve as VP of space systems division with oversight on space programs for NASA, Defense Department and …

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Tech Industry Vet Gil Tadmor Named DLH CTO

Gil Tadmor, a more than 30-year information technology industry veteran, has been appointed chief technology officer of DLH Holdings. DLH said Wednesday Tadmor will report to President and CEO Zachary Parker and oversee health IT, data analytics and big data projects with federal customers in his new position. He joined the company in …

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Dana Mehnert Named President of Harris Communication Systems; William Brown Quoted

Dana Mehnert, senior vice president and chief global business development officer at Harris (NYSE: HRS), will be functioning as president of the firm’s communication systems business beginning Sept. 30. He will oversee the $1.9B business and succeed Chris Young, whose nearing retirement follows a 36-year tenure with Harris and its …

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Boeing Gets $195M Modification to Upgrade Navy P-8A Aircrew Training System

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a $194.5M modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract that provides for production concurrency updates to the U.S. Navy‘s and the Australian government’s P-8A Aircrew Training System. The system requires these updates to accommodate initial training for future mission functions, the Defense Department said Wednesday. …

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BAE Systems Works on New Alabama Facility for Aircraft Systems Development

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 12, 2018 — BAE Systems has begun the development of its future facility in Huntsville, Ala., to house the production of aircraft survivability and precision munition systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Rocket City Now reported Monday the $45.5M project will result in an 83K-square-foot facility, which is expected to …

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