Tag Archives: internet protocol

CenturyLink Gets Contract for Internet Services to Quilt Coalition Members; David Young Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 12, 2018 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has received a two-year contract to provide commercial internet services to members of a nonprofit coalition of U.S. research and education networks, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday it participated in a competitive solicitation process for internet protocol transit …

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Dwight Hunsicker: Globecomm to Leverage Commercial Tech to Support Military, Gov’t C4ISR

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 30, 2017 — Dwight Hunsicker, executive vice president and general manager for government solutions at Globecomm Systems, has said the company will work to implement its commercial technology to address the needs of government customers, particularly in the areas of command, control, computers, communications, intelligence, surveillance and …

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AT&T to Provide IP Service for FCC Cloud Adoption; Mike Leff Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 14, 2016 — AT&T (NYSE: T) will provide an Internet Protocol service to the Federal Communications Commission to support mobile and cloud-based applications under a five-year contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. AT&T said Tuesday it aims to establish a connection between data centers and offices within FCC as part of the …

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Lockheed Taps Selex ES to Help Test, Install Future NATO HQ Network

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has awarded a potential eight-year subcontract to a Finmeccanica subsidiary for testing and accreditation work on the network infrastructure for NATO’s future headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. Selex ES will help Lockheed go through NATO’s security accreditation process and help install new systems for wireless voice and …

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Air Force Finishes $7B NETCENTS-2 Vehicle Awards, 25 Companies Hold Spots

Twenty-five companies in total will now compete for delivery orders to provide information technology products to the U.S. Air Force for the branch’s Internet Protocol network under a potential six-year,  $6.9 billion contract vehicle. Nine companies have joined the list of NETCENTS-2 netcentric products vehicle awardees eligible for orders after the Air Force …

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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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Harris Wins $92M 4G LTE Middle East Contract

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has won a $92 million contract to provide a tactical communications system to an unnamed country in the Middle East for coordinating command and control operations in defense missions. Fusion 4G LTE aims to help Internet Protocol-based data networks work with maps, email and other voice and video …

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CenturyLink Wins Potential $750M DISA Fiber Optic Net IDIQ; Diana Gowen Comments

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has won a potential $750 million contract from the Defense Information Systems Agency to install a fiber-optic network for connecting the Defense Department‘s supercomputers and researchers. DISA’s defense information technology contracting organization awarded the Defense Research and Engineering Network III contract as a potential 10-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, …

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AF Picks 8 Companies for $7B IT Products IDIQ

Eight companies have won potential $6.9 billion information technology products contract with the U.S. Air Force, covering commercial-off-the-shelf products for the branch’s Internet Protocol network. The Air Force awarded the potential six-year contract as a result of corrective action taken last year, the Defense Department said Friday. Netcents-2 was first …

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Rockwell Collins to Expand Navy E-6B IP Bandwidth

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) will provide the U.S. Navy three kits for expanding Internet Protocol bandwidth on the E-6B, according to the Defense Department. Under a $53, 768, 655 contract, the company will also build modification kits for the Boeing-made (NYSE: BA) command and control plane, including four very low …

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