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Ball Aerospace to Host Pritzker Listening Tour Stop

Ball Aerospace to Host Pritzker Listening Tour Stop

Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp. will host the first leg of Commerce Sec. Penny Pritzker’s nationwide listening tour this week. The event in Boulder, Colo., will involve roundtable discussions between… Read more »

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McAfee Buys Network Security Firm Stonesoft; Ilkka Hiidenheimo, Michael DeCesare Comment

McAfee Buys Network Security Firm Stonesoft; Ilkka Hiidenheimo, Michael DeCesare Comment

McAfee  has closed its $389 million cash acquisition of network security provider Stonesoft Corp. Stonesoft will join McAfee’s network security division with Pat Calhoun serving as lead, McAfee said Tuesday. All… Read more »

General Dynamics AIS, University Partner in Data Science Center Program; John Jolly Comments

General Dynamics AIS, University Partner in Data Science Center Program; John Jolly Comments

A General Dynamics business unit has been selected the first industrial member of a university research center that aims to foster collaboration and information sharing between the public and private… Read more »

Raytheon, Chemring to Demo Centurion Launcher; Rick Nelson, Mark Papworth Comment

Raytheon, Chemring to Demo Centurion Launcher; Rick Nelson, Mark Papworth Comment

Raytheon and Chemring Group plan to test-fire missiles from a launcher as both companies seek to build products that work to defend against surface threats. Raytheon’s missile systems business unit… Read more »

AT&T Agrees to Buy Cricket's Parent Company

AT&T Agrees to Buy Cricket's Parent Company

AT&T has agreed to acquire Leap Wireless International, parent company of prepaid wireless provider cricket, for $15 per share in cash as AT&T looks to expand into the prepaid mobile… Read more »

NASA, Aerojet Rocketdyne Test 3-D Printed Rocket Engines; Tyler Hickman Comments

NASA, Aerojet Rocketdyne Test 3-D Printed Rocket Engines; Tyler Hickman Comments

NASA and Aerojet Rocketdyne has completed tests on a three-dimensional printed rocket engine injector that the agency hopes can cut manufacturing costs by 70 percent. The NASA-Aerojet team of engineers… Read more »

Philips Enters JV for Smart Road Lighting Project; Patrick Kung, Liu Liehong Comment

Philips Enters JV for Smart Road Lighting Project; Patrick Kung, Liu Liehong Comment

Royal Philips and China Electronics Corp. company SED have partnered on a road lighting project in China using software, web-based smart controls and LED technology. The two sides have finalized… Read more »

EMC to Buy Server Software Provider ScaleIO; David Goulden Comments

EMC to Buy Server Software Provider ScaleIO; David Goulden Comments

EMC Corp. has inked a deal to acquire converged storage developer ScaleIO for an undisclosed amount as part of efforts to expand the company’s storage portfolios. ScaleIO will run under… Read more »

Exelis to Test Secondary Mirror for Sky Survey Telescope; Gary Matthews Comments

Exelis to Test Secondary Mirror for Sky Survey Telescope; Gary Matthews Comments

ITT Exelis has won a contract with the Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy to evaluate a 3.5-milimeter mirror for a synoptic survey telescope that seeks to help scientists… Read more »

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Digital Marketing Firm; Brian Whipple Comments

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Digital Marketing Firm; Brian Whipple Comments

Accenture Plc has acquired Acquity Group Ltd, the second-largest independent digital marketing company in the U.S., for nearly $316 million in cash as part of an effort to expand digital marketing… Read more »

Northrop Wraps Up Air Force ICBM Rocket Engine Tests; Tony Spehar Comments

Northrop Wraps Up Air Force ICBM Rocket Engine Tests; Tony Spehar Comments

Northrop Grumman has conducted the final test on a machine designed to launch an intercontinental ballistic missile under a joint project of the company and the U.S. Air Force. The… Read more »

Boeing to Demo Crew Capsule for NASA Program; John Mulholland Comments

Boeing to Demo Crew Capsule for NASA Program; John Mulholland Comments

Boeing Co. is planning a test flight of its crew aircraft in 2016 as the company aims to work with NASA’s commercial crew program, the Aviation Week reported Monday. Guy… Read more »

Johns Hopkins University Helps MDA Test SM-3, Aegis Weapon System; Vishal Giare Comments

Johns Hopkins University Helps MDA Test SM-3, Aegis Weapon System; Vishal Giare Comments

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory helped the Missile Defense Agency plan and design a recent test of the Standard Missile-3 Block IB missile and the Aegis combat system. The… Read more »

Level 3 to Help Update Medical Bill Info Network

Level 3 to Help Update Medical Bill Info Network

Level 3 Communications will help Medical Billing and Management Services LLC update its communications network to help deliver services for patients and customers. MBMS wants to establish an integrated system… Read more »

Sabre Systems Achieves CMMI Maturity Level 3 for Services

Sabre Systems Achieves CMMI Maturity Level 3 for Services

Sabre Systems has attained Carnegie Mellon’s Capability Maturity Model Integration Maturity Level 3 for Services, which work to demonstrate best practices for meeting meet services guidelines. CMMI-SVC aims to set … Read more »

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