Tag Archives: network management

Northrop’s IAMD Battle Command System Tested During Army Soldier Checkout Event

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 17, 2018 — A Northrop Grumman-built (NYSE: NOC) command-and-control system for the U.S. Army‘s air defense assets has completed testing of its long-range network management capability during a five-week soldier checkout event, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command …

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Juniper Releases Intent-Based Network Automation App Offerings

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 11, 2017 — Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) has unveiled the Juniper Bots application suite that will work to automate network operations based on intent in support of The Self-Driving Network concept, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the suite includes the Contrail PeerBot and Contrail TestBot, which respectively …

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Northrop-Led Team to Build Satellite Ground Station, Network Mgmt System for Australia Under $170M Contract

A team composed of Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), ViaSat (Nasdaq: VSAT) and Optus has received a potential $170 million contract to build a satellite ground station and a wideband satellite communications network management system for Australia’s defense force. The team will install a satellite ground station at Wagga Wagga in New South Wales under the Joint Project 2008 Phase 5B2 …

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UAE-Based Aircraft MRO Firm Uses Juniper Network Management Tech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 21, 2016 — A Juniper Networks-developed (NYSE: JNPR) switching, security and network management technology serves as the foundation of the Advanced Military Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Center’s network infrastructure in the United Arab Emirates, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Juniper said Wednesday its SRX Series Services Gateways, EX Series Ethernet Switches and Junos Space …

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Juniper to Buy Network Mgmt Tech Supplier WANDL; Daniel Hua Comments

Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) has agreed to purchase network design and management software provider WANDL Inc. for $60 million. Juniper seeks to grow its technology portfolio and experience in helping customers manage traffic performance and multi-network resources through the acquisition, Juniper said Monday. The purchase is scheduled to close next month …

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General Dynamics to Update Air Force, Air Natl Guard Base Firewalls; Charlie Plummer Comments

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has won a potential two-year, $25.3 million task order to update firewall and automated security management systems at Air Force and Air National Guard bases. General Dynamics Information Technology won the order under the Network-Centric Solutions indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracting vehicle, the subsidiary said Tuesday. Charlie Plummer,  vice president …

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Cisco Completes $1.2B Acquisition of Cloud Networking Firm Meraki

Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) has completed its purchase of cloud networking company Meraki Inc. for approximately $1.2 billion in cash, according to a Cisco statement. (Click Here, to read the original story by GovCon Wire of the Cisco acquisition.) According to the San Jose, Calif.-based company, the Meraki team will be integrated into …

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