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Raytheon Updates Air Force AOC Weapon System Software via Agile Method; Todd Probert Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 1, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has implemented an agile development approach to update the baseline software of the Air and Space Operations Center Weapon System used by the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 19. FlightGlobal reported Sept. 19 that the agile method has worked …

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KeyW Lands $100M Government Software Development Contract; John Sutton Quoted

KeyW (Nasdaq: KEYW) has secured a potential five-year contract with a $100M initial value to help an unnamed government customer develop software platforms. The company said Tuesday it will build tools for integration into classified systems that support the client’s national security missions. “This project is a great example of a solid …

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7 Firms Win IDIQ Contracts to Support Navy Meteorology, Oceanography Systems

Seven companies have won potential five-year contracts to provide software development and engineering support services for the U.S. Navy’s oceanography and meteorology systems. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific received nine proposals for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts that each contain a two-year base period and a three-year option, the …

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Raytheon’s Todd Probert: Commercial Software Processes & DoD Expertise to Drive Defense Capability Dev’t

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 9, 2018 — Todd Probert, vice president of mission support and modernization at Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) intelligence, information and services business, has said a budget and acquisition framework focused on the use of commercial software development methods is needed to accelerate the delivery of defense capabilities, …

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Unisys to Provide Software for Navy Tactical Comms Platform; Andrew Boyd Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 27, 2018 — Unisys (NYSE: UIS) will provide software development, operations and management services to the U.S. Navy for the creation of a tactical messaging system under a potential $20 million contract from the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, ExecutiveBiz reported July 18. The company …

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Pivotal’s Keith Salisbury: Modern Approach to Software Dev’t Key to Transforming Mission Execution

Keith Salisbury, vice president for federal business at Pivotal Software (NYSE: PVTL), has said government agencies should adopt a rapid and modern approach to software development in order to build and deploy applications within days and immediately execute their missions. Salisbury wrote that agency leaders should assess if they consider …

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DXC Technology Opens New Orleans Digital Transformation Center

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 25, 2018 — DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) has opened a digital transformation center in New Orleans that will support the delivery of digital services and development of technology for oil well data analysis, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Terrell Boynton, director and general manager of DXC’s New Orleans …

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38 Firms Win Spots on $20B NIH CIO-SP3 Small Business GWAC

The National Institutes of Health has awarded 38 companies positions on the small business track of a potential $20 billion governmentwide acquisition contract vehicle for information technology support services. A FedBizOpps notice posted Saturday says the NIH’s health information technology acquisition and assessment center awarded the Chief Information Officer-Solutions and …

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Raytheon Enters Final Software Dev’t Phase for GPS OCX Effort; Dave Wajsgras Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 23, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has advanced to the final phase in the development of software for a ground-based operational control system in support of the U.S. Air Force‘s GPS III satellites, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the final software development stage for the …

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3 Firms Awarded Navy Defense Readiness Reporting Tech Support Contracts

The U.S. Navy has awarded three companies contracts to provide software development and systems engineering support for the service branch’s Global Readiness and Force Management Enterprise program. GRFME covers the Defense Readiness Reporting System-Strategic and other platforms that report readiness-related information to the DRRS system, the Defense Department said Friday. The …

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