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Harris, BAE Win Army Deals

According to the Department of Defense, “Harris (NYSE:HRS) was awarded a $6, 219, 750 firm-fixed-price contract for the procurement of controlled image base one-meter and five-meter products produced from WorldView imagery.  Work is to be performed in Melbourne, Fla., with an estimated completion date of May 27, 2011.  One bid …

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Jim Traficant Talks Harris VA Deal

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) won an eight-month contract to support the Veterans Health Administration’s effort to meet the new standards of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). The firm “will provide a complete range of software development services, including requirements definition and documentation, and software design, test and deployment.” …

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DLT, BAE, Harris Win Air Force Deals

According to the Department of Defense, “DLT Solutions was awarded a $64, 300, 000 contract which will procure software maintenance and support for perpetual enterprise Oracle software licenses throughout the Air Force and the U.S. Transportation Command.  At this time, $17, 400, 000 has been obligated.  754 ELSG/ESS, Maxwell Air …

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Jim Traficant on Harris, Agilex’s Extended Partnership

Agilex Technologies and Harris (NYSE: HRS) have opted to extend their health IT partnership. According to Agilex, the firm has served as a principal member of the Harris-led team developing the CONNECT Solution for the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology’s (ONC) Federal Health Architecture (FHA) initiative …

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Harris Inks Falcon III Adapter Systems Deal with DoD

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) won a $27 million order “to supply additional JTRS-approved Falcon III AN/PRC-152(C) multiband handheld radios and AN/VRC-110 vehicular amplifier adapter systems to the U.S. Department of Defense for use in Mine Resistant Ambush Protected All-Terrain Vehicles (M-ATVs).” According to Harris, “the AN/VRC-110 is a fully integrated, high-performance …

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Harris Names Daniel Pearson COO

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) named Daniel R. Pearson executive vice president and chief operating officer, reporting to Howard L. Lance, chairman, president and CEO. Pearson had been group president for the company’s Government Communications Systems business.  He is set to replace Robert. K. Henry, who will retire in August after 13 …

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Harris to Purchase CapRock for $525M Cash

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire CapRock Communications for a reported price of $525 million. According to Harris, “CapRock’s audited financial statements for calendar year 2009 included revenue of $359 million; earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) of $54 million; and operating income …

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Harris, DRS Pen DoD Contracts

According to the Department of Defense, “DRS Technologies, Inc., Herndon, Va., is being awarded a $78, 000, 000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed-price modification to a previously awarded contract for satellite IP services to support morale, welfare and recreation and other non-global information grid operations and programs.  The cumulative value of this contract, …

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Dale Meyerrose on Harris’ Deal to Acquire SignaCert

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) announced “a definitive agreement to acquire privately held SignaCert, Inc., which will expand its position as a leading provider of cyber solutions for government and commercial customers. SignaCert’s customers span a variety of markets, including government, financial services, and healthcare.” “This acquisition will expand our presence in …

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Harris Awards Scholarships to High Schoolers

Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) has awarded two high schoolers National Merit Scholarships for the sons and daughters of Harris employees. The company has been providing scholarships under the National Merit Scholarship program for the past 29 years. “Our National Merit Scholarship sponsorship is one of the many ways that Harris …

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