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Raytheon Building F-35 Bomb; Harry Schulte Comments

Raytheon Building F-35 Bomb; Harry Schulte Comments

Raytheon is building a bomb intended for all three U.S. variants of the Lockheed Martin-made F-35 fighter jet, Raytheon said Tuesday. The company said the GBU-53/B Small Diameter Bomb is… Read more »

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NJVC's Cloudcuity Portfolio Meets NIST Cloud Standards; Kevin Jackson Comments

NJVC's Cloudcuity Portfolio Meets NIST Cloud Standards; Kevin Jackson Comments

NJVC‘s cloud computing services portfolio meets the National Institute of Standards and Technology‘s standards, outlined in a draft report released earlier this week. NJVC said a NIST cloud computing standards… Read more »

Northrop Developing Navy Anti-IED Radio System

Northrop Developing Navy Anti-IED Radio System

Northrop Grumman has won a $14,098,840 U.S. Navy contract modification to continue development work on a radio-controlled system for countering improvised explosive devices. The Defense Department said Northrop’s space and… Read more »

Lockheed's Joint Light Tactical Vehicles Ready for Production; Scott Greene Comments

Lockheed's Joint Light Tactical Vehicles Ready for Production; Scott Greene Comments

Lockheed Martin‘s joint light tactical vehicle family has completed a government design review before the vehicles’ begin production this Spring, according to a company statement. Scott Greene, vice president of… Read more »

Cisco Providing Utility Smart Grid Comm Net; Lionel Chocron Comments

Cisco Providing Utility Smart Grid Comm Net; Lionel Chocron Comments

Cisco is providing an electric utility a communications network for a pilot program aimed at implementing a new smart grid, the company said Tuesday. National Grid, which provides power to… Read more »

BAE to Continue Providing Marines Laser-Guided Rockets; Joseph Tiano Comments

BAE to Continue Providing Marines Laser-Guided Rockets; Joseph Tiano Comments

BAE Systems has won a $28 million full-rate production contract from the U.S. Navy to continue building laser-guided rockets for the Marine Corps, BAE said Tuesday. The company said the… Read more »

QinetiQ Files Patent for Microchip Detonator

QinetiQ Files Patent for Microchip Detonator

Qinetiq has filed a patent with the U.S. government for a detonator chip that uses microcavities inside microelectromechanical chips to store explosive material, Electronics Weekly reports. Paul Marks writes the system… Read more »

Northrop Subsidiary Develops VHF/IP Air Traffic Comm Net; Charles Houseago Comments

Northrop Subsidiary Develops VHF/IP Air Traffic Comm Net; Charles Houseago Comments

A Northrop Grumman subsidiary has developed a new Internet Protocol-based radio communications network for air traffic controllers to communicate with aircraft, the company said Monday. Park Air Systems, Northrop’s air… Read more »

CTC to Equip DoD with $20M Electric Vehicle Fleet; Camron Gorguinpour Comments

CTC to Equip DoD with $20M Electric Vehicle Fleet; Camron Gorguinpour Comments

The Defense Department has launched a $20 million program to build a fleet of noncombat electric vehicles for use on military bases, according to a DoD article.    Concurrent Technologies Corp. is… Read more »

HP Providing Enterprises SAP Business Computing Center; Bill Veghte Comments

HP Providing Enterprises SAP Business Computing Center; Bill Veghte Comments

Hewlett-Packard has launched a new center for excellence aimed at helping enterprise organizations use business applications designed for in-memory computing, the company said Thursday.  HP Enterprise Services will work with… Read more »

Polartec Creates Synthetic Jacket for Special Operations; David Costello Comments

Polartec Creates Synthetic Jacket for Special Operations; David Costello Comments

Lawrence, Mass.-based Polartec has developed a new synthetic insulation technology in cooperation with U.S. special operations forces to create garments aimed at providing warmth to the wearer. The company said… Read more »

HP Unveils New Big Data Training, Certification Initiative; Byron Berk Comments

HP Unveils New Big Data Training, Certification Initiative; Byron Berk Comments

Hewlett-Packard is launching a new training and certification initiative intending to help organizations get their employees certified in big data. The company said the initiative, offered for the HP Vertica… Read more »

Raytheon Develops Rocket-Propelled Grenade Defense System; Jeff Miller Comments

Raytheon Develops Rocket-Propelled Grenade Defense System; Jeff Miller Comments

Raytheon has developed a system for the U.S. Army with the goal of defending combat vehicles from shoulder-fired and tube-launched rocket propelled grenades. The company said the Quick Kill Active… Read more »

SAIC to Provide Army Biometrics Software Engineering; John Thomas Comments

SAIC to Provide Army Biometrics Software Engineering; John Thomas Comments

. (NYSE: SAI) has won a $73 million task order to provide the U.S. Army software engineering maintenance and management services for a biometrics collection system. The company said it… Read more »

Lockheed Builds Anti-UAS Laser Weapon

Lockheed Builds Anti-UAS Laser Weapon

Lockheed Martin has created a laser weapon system with the intent to defend against adversarial close-range rockets and unmanned aerial systems, Defense Update reports. Tamir Eshel writes the Area Defense Anti-Munitions… Read more »

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