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Symantec Opens Herndon, Va. Cybersecurity Center

Symantec Opens Herndon, Va. Cybersecurity Center

Symantec Corp. has opened a new security operations center in Herndon, Va. to support the company’s managed security services group, the company announced Tuesday. The new center was formerly located… Read more »

Report: US, Syrians Could Still Talk on Social Media

Report: US, Syrians Could Still Talk on Social Media

The U.S. has closed its embassy in Syria but could still use social media to communicate with Syrians, NextGov reports. Experts told NextGov that State Department officials could still interact… Read more »

NASA Accepting Small Satellite Demo Proposals

NASA Accepting Small Satellite Demo Proposals

NASA is accepting proposals for low-cost flight demonstration of small satellite technologies through the agency’s Edison program. NASA said the program is intended to demonstrate communication systems, proximity operations and… Read more »

NJVC Paper Outlines Potential Benefits of Custom Cloud Software; Kevin Jackson Comments

NJVC Paper Outlines Potential Benefits of Custom Cloud Software; Kevin Jackson Comments

Federal agencies that use platform-as-a-service in their cloud computing strategy can cut development costs by 50 percent, according to a recently released white paper by NJVC and Virtual Global. In “Platform… Read more »

Lockheed to Provide Engineering for Navy Underwater Combat System

Lockheed to Provide Engineering for Navy Underwater Combat System

Lockheed Martin will provide engineering services to the Navy for an undersea warfare combat system, according to a Defense Department announcement Friday. The AN/SQQ-89A is a surface ship combat system… Read more »

Lockheed Forms Partnership for Smart Grid Applications

Lockheed Forms Partnership for Smart Grid Applications

Lockheed Martin and Dominion are delivering smart grid applications under a joint marketing and development alliance, the companies announced Tuesday. Lockheed and Dominion also announced they are releasing the EDGE Grid… Read more »

IBM to Update Vermont Comm. Network for Smart Grid

IBM to Update Vermont Comm. Network for Smart Grid

IBM and the Vermont Electric Power Co. have agreed to build a fiber optic and Carrier Ethernet communications network to support Vermont’s smart grid efforts, IBM announced Tuesday.  IBM will… Read more »

Kratos Wins Prime SPAWAR C4I Engineering Contract

Kratos Wins Prime SPAWAR C4I Engineering Contract

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. has won a prime contract to provide engineering and technical services for command, control, communications, computers and intelligence (C4I) programs for the Space and… Read more »

Lockheed Reports Upgrade to P-3 Orion for CBP

Lockheed Reports Upgrade to P-3 Orion for CBP

Lockheed Martin has delivered an upgraded P-3 Orion aircraft to Customs and Border Protection, the company announced Monday. CBP uses the P-3 for drug enforcement operations and homeland security. Lockheed… Read more »

Raytheon Integrates Radar, Satellite Data for Weather Services' Forecast System

Raytheon Integrates Radar, Satellite Data for Weather Services' Forecast System

Raytheon‘s next-generation weather forecasting system is fully operational at the National Weather Service‘s Omaha, Neb. forecast office, Raytheon said Monday. Raytheon said Omaha is the first of 135 NWS sites… Read more »

GPO, Library of Congress Launch iPad App for Hill Info

GPO, Library of Congress Launch iPad App for Hill Info

Citizens who want to listen to congressional proceedings and debates now have an iPad application for that, the Government Printing Office said Wednesday. The GPO said the Committee on House Administration… Read more »

In-Q-Tel Partnership Developing Advanced Military Battery Tech

In-Q-Tel Partnership Developing Advanced Military Battery Tech

In-Q-Tel is partnering with Contour Energy Systems to continue developing advanced portable power solutions, In-Q-Tel announced Tuesday.  In-Q-Tel said Contour’s battery developments apply to current application power requirements at many… Read more »

Booz Allen Launches Network for Cyber Training, Expertise

Booz Allen Launches Network for Cyber Training, Expertise

Booz Allen Hamilton launched a cyber solutions network Tuesday in order to train and deliver cyber expertise to government and commercial clients no matter their location, according to a company… Read more »

Lockheed Adds Micro UAS Technology Company

Lockheed Adds Micro UAS Technology Company

Lockheed Martin is adding a Utah-based maker of technology for micro unmanned aerial systems, according to a Lockheed announcement Tuesday. Lockheed said in the release that UAS are Procerus Technologies’… Read more »

DLT Wins BPA to Provide Pentagon with Autodesk Software

DLT Wins BPA to Provide Pentagon with Autodesk Software

  DLT Solutions was awarded an Enterprise Software Initiative blanket purchase agreement from the Defense Department for Autodesk software products, DLT announced Friday. Autodesk is a leader in 3d software and technology. Per the agreement, the Pentagon will attain… Read more »

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