Tag Archives: software development

Ball Aerospace Buys Software Development Firm Wavefront for Cyber, Diversification Push; Rob Strain Comments

Ball Aerospace and Technologies has bought engineering and analytical services provider Wavefront Technologies for an undisclosed sum as part of its portfolio diversification efforts. Rob Strain, president of Ball Aerospace, said Friday the company also expects the acquisition to help broaden its presence in the Washington metropolitan area. Maryland-based Wavefront …

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American Systems Earns CMMI-DEV 1.3 Quality Appraisal; Peter Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 15, 2016 — American Systems has received a Maturity Level 3 quality appraisal under the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration for Development, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the CMMI-DEV 1.3 appraisal covers process management, engineering, project management and software development practices on its work with …

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CSRA to Help Build Federal Court E-Filing Platform Under $115M Task Order

CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) has received a potential five-year, $115 million task order to develop software for the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts to electronically manage case filings across the federal court system. The company said Monday it will perform lifecycle support for the agency’s court probation and pre-trial services management applications as well as its case management …

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Lockheed to Develop Modular Active Protection System Controller Hardware, Software

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 3, 2015 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will develop software and hardware for the U.S. Army‘s Modular Active Protection System controller under two contracts, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the MAPS Demonstrator Controller Software phase 2 contract covers rapid vehicle countermeasure software, while the MAPS Controller Hardware contract …

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Serco Inc. Gets $95M USPTO Patent Classification Recompete Contract; Dan Allen Comments

Serco Group’s North American subsidiary has secured a potential five-year, $95 million contract to continue to provide patent classification support services to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Serco Inc. will continue to perform work in Harrisonburg, Virginia, under the recompete contract, which has a one-year base term and four option …

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Booz Allen Buys SPARC’s Software Development Services Business; Horacio Rozanski Comments

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has bought SPARC‘s software development services unit for an undisclosed amount in a push to help government customers address mission critical system challenges through agile methodology. The transaction is expected to be accretive on earnings and increase annual revenue of Booz Allen by $50 million during its …

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SAIC Lands Potential $757M Army Software Development Support Task Order

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has received a potential three-year $757 million task order to provide software development and systems engineering services to a U.S. Army directorate responsible for aviation and missile systems. SAIC said Monday the service branch awarded the fixed-price, single-award task order through the Army Aviation and …

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Army Sustainment Command Selects CGI for Logistics Systems Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 2, 2015 — CGI (NYSE: GIB) will assist the U.S. Army with logistics systems development under a five-year contract worth $56 million, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. CGI said the work is in support of the Integrated Materiel Management Operations Systems program, which the Army Sustainment Command uses …

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Army Picks Five Small Businesses on $50M Software Devt Contract

The U.S. Army has selected five small businesses to provide software development services to the Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center’s Tactical Effects, Protection and Interactive Technologies Directorate under a $49.8 million contract. The Defense Department said Monday the firm-fixed-price contract runs through Aug. 2, 2020. DoD listed the following chosen contractors: Decilog Intelligent …

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Mike Gilpin Joins Siteworx as CTO; Ken Quaglio Comments

Mike Gilpin, formerly chief customer officer at DigitalML, has joined Siteworx LLC as chief technical officer. Gilpin will oversee the company’s effort to define its technology roadmap with the goal of sustaining business development, Siteworx said Wednesday. “He understands how design impacts functionality and performance and can assess how various …

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