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Nvidia’s Anthony Robbins Talks DOD, Industry AI Applications

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 1, 2021 — Anthony Robbins, president of Nvidia‘s (Nasdaq: NVDA) North American public sector business, pointed to predictive maintenance and humanitarian assistance as examples of artificial intelligence applications at the Department of Defense, ExecutiveBiz reported Feb. 17. Robbins, a 2021 Wash100 awardee, told Federal News Network …

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KBR to Provide Navy C-UAS Support Under $93M Contract; Byron Bright Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 25, 2021 — KBR (NYSE: KBR) has secured a five-year, $92.6 million contract from the U.S. Navy for engineering, integration and sustainment services to the service branch’s counter-unmanned air systems supporting homeland security and air defense missions, ExecutiveBiz reported Feb. 16. Byron Bright, president of KBR’s …

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Northrop Demos SharkSat Payload’s Telemetry Data Transmission Ability; Candace Givens Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 24, 2021 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) demonstrated the ability of its SharkSat payload to gather performance and telemetry information following its departure from the International Space Station and then send the data to mission controllers for validation of the potential addition of new software to …

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Alex Fox: HawkEye 360 Seeks to Drive Commercial RF Analytics Adoption With ‘Mission Space’ Platform

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 23, 2021 — HawkEye 360 released an analytics platform the company designed for its customers to understand global radio frequency activity and gain insight from RF geospatial intelligence, ExecutiveBiz reported Feb. 12. Alex Fox, an executive vice president of HawkEye 360, said the Mission Space platform …

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LMI CEO Doug Wagoner Emphasizes Commitment to Growth Strategy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 23, 2021 — LMI President and CEO Doug Wagoner, a 2021 Wash100 Award recipient, said he was committed to driving the consulting services contractor’s strategy to grow operations through 2025 and promoting diversity and inclusion in the workplace, ExecutiveBiz reported Feb. 11. The Tysons, Virginia-based organization …

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AWS GovCloud Marketplace Adds BAE’s AI Products; Dave Levy, Peder Jungck Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 22, 2021 — Amazon Web Services and BAE Systems have made the latter’s suite of artificial intelligence offerings available to government agencies through the AWS Marketplace for GovCloud (US) region, ExecutiveBiz reported Feb. 9. The defense company said it also offers a data labeling-as-a-service platform designed …

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MetTel’s Robert Dapkiewicz Talks Potential of SD-WAN in Government IT Network Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 22, 2021 — Robert Dapkiewicz, senior vice president and general manager of MetTel’s federal business, said adopting a software-defined wireless area network could help agencies manage visibility and bandwidth connectivity, ExecutiveBiz reported Feb. 9. “In order to help organizations adapt to rapid changes, we’re opening a …

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T-Rex Creates Federal Civilian, National Security Units; Valerie Utsey Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 22, 2021 — T-Rex Solutions has formed two business areas that will focus on providing information technology support to the federal civilian and national security sectors, ExecutiveBiz reported Feb. 9. The IT professional services firm appointed former Chief Growth and Strategy Officer Sean Murphy as executive …

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EM’s Weekly Roundup: Roger Krone Becomes Eight Time Wash100 Winner; Serco to Buy WBB for $295M; Verizon Vet John West Joins Leidos; Mark Gerencser, Gen. Joseph Votel of BENS Discuss National Security Crisis; Glen Ives Joins Castellum

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THIS WEEK’S TOP 10 MOST POPULAR STORIES View Weekly Contract Awards Holicity, Astra Enter Into Merger Agreement; Chris Kemp Quoted Astra has agreed to merge with Holicity in a deal that would also transform the small satellite launch services provider into a publicly traded company. Alameda, California-based Astra said the …

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Leidos Recognized With Cisco Federal Contracting Partner Award; Vicki Schmanske Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 18, 2021 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received Cisco Sytems‘ (Nasdaq: CSCO) Federal Breakaway Partner of the Year recognition for demonstrating innovation, leadership and best practices in federal contracting efforts in support of defense and intelligence agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported Feb. 8. Vicki Schmanske, president of Leidos’ …

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