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IBM Modifies Cloud Contract Structure for Clients

IBM Modifies Cloud Contract Structure for Clients

IBM has drafted what it says is a “simplified” contract for its cloud offerings as it sought to provide clients with an option for accelerated service delivery. The new two-page… Read more »

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Research and Markets: Small Arms Market Set for 2% CAGR

Research and Markets: Small Arms Market Set for 2% CAGR

The global small arms market is set for a 2.21 percent year-over-year growth from 2014 to 2018, new analysis from Research and Markets revealed. The report, entitled “Global Small Arms… Read more »

Lockheed Selects L-3 Digital Data Link for Small UAS

Lockheed Selects L-3 Digital Data Link for Small UAS

Lockheed Martin has awarded a subcontract to L-3 Communications to equip the U.K. defense ministry’s Desert Hawk III DDL digital platform with the MICRO Secure Digital Data Link. The companies said Dec. 1 that L-3’s MICRO SDDL will… Read more »

NSR: SATCOM Tech Demand to Drive UAS Market Through 2023

NSR: SATCOM Tech Demand to Drive UAS Market Through 2023

NSR projects global revenues of the satellite-based unmanned aerial systems market to be $3.1 billion by 2023, up from $1.3 billion last year. Growth will be driven by demand for… Read more »

Booz Allen Surveys Consumer, Provider Sentiment on Healthcare’s Future; Grant McLaughlin Comments

Booz Allen Surveys Consumer, Provider Sentiment on Healthcare’s Future; Grant McLaughlin Comments

A new Booz Allen Hamilton study has identified control of costs as among the top emerging trends in U.S. healthcare. The poll noted several differences between patient and provider sentiment on… Read more »

IBM Adds New Global Cloud Centers Under $1B Expansion Plan; Jim Comfort Comments

IBM Adds New Global Cloud Centers Under $1B Expansion Plan; Jim Comfort Comments

IBM has opened new cloud centers in 12 new sites across Asia, Europe and the Americas as part of the company’s $1.2 billion expansion plan to meet hybrid cloud computing demand from enterprise… Read more »

ReportBuyer Forecasts 9% CAGR for Datacenter Power Industry Through 2019

ReportBuyer Forecasts 9% CAGR for Datacenter Power Industry Through 2019

A new market report has forecast a global datacenter power market that will become a $24 billion industry in five years, with high demand for storage providing impetus for the development. The… Read more »

Eastern Foundry Forms Government Tech, Innovation Incubator; Geoff Orazem Comments

Eastern Foundry Forms Government Tech, Innovation Incubator; Geoff Orazem Comments

Eastern Foundry has launched a government technology and innovation incubator in Crystal City in an effort to help companies pursue government business opportunities. Geoff Orazem, Eastern Foundry’s co-founder and CEO,… Read more »

Infosys, Unisys to Provide Shared Services to Australian State Gov’t

Infosys, Unisys to Provide Shared Services to Australian State Gov’t

Infosys and Unisys are set to sign a memorandum of understanding with the government of New South Wales in Australia for the implementation of shared services across state agencies. Dominic Perrottet, NSW minister… Read more »

Lockheed, Raytheon Assess GPS III Operational Readiness; Matthew Gilligan, Mark Stewart Comment

Lockheed, Raytheon Assess GPS III Operational Readiness; Matthew Gilligan, Mark Stewart Comment

Lockheed Martin and Raytheon have jointly tested the command and control features of the U.S. Air Force‘s GPS III satellite during a fourth launch readiness exercise. The companies demonstrated automatic… Read more »

Bob Ciesla: Boeing’s Future Missouri Composites Hub Eyes Commercial, Military Coverage

Bob Ciesla: Boeing’s Future Missouri Composites Hub Eyes Commercial, Military Coverage

Construction has begun on Boeing‘s new facility in St. Louis that will house composite manufacturing operations for the 777x commercial aircraft and potentially generate 700 jobs for the community. The company said… Read more »

Dell Study: Global Healthcare IT Leaders Eye Cloud

Dell Study: Global Healthcare IT Leaders Eye Cloud

A new survey from Dell on global technology adoption found that a majority of IT decision-makers at midsize healthcare organizations, as well as other industries, either have adopted or are planning to adopt cloud computing…. Read more »

Raytheon Evaluates Gallium Nitride Tech for Space Applications; Paul Ferraro Comments

Raytheon Evaluates Gallium Nitride Tech for Space Applications; Paul Ferraro Comments

Raytheon has tested its Gallium Nitride technology for applications in the Earth’s orbit. The company demonstrated the GaN monolithic microwave circuit to evaluate the system’s radiation hardness requirement for space environment, Raytheon… Read more »

IBM Lands Potential $660M NHS Electronic Staff Record Contract

IBM Lands Potential $660M NHS Electronic Staff Record Contract

IBM has been selected to maintain the electronic staff record system of the U.K.’s National Health Service under a potential $660 million contract, Computerworld reported Tuesday. Charlotte Jee writes IBM will… Read more »

Northrop, Coast Guard, Navy Demo Fire Scout on Cutter Ship; George Vardoulakis Comments

Northrop, Coast Guard, Navy Demo Fire Scout on Cutter Ship; George Vardoulakis Comments

Northrop Grumman, the U.S. Coast Guard and Navy demonstrated an unmanned helicopter off the coast of Naval Base Ventura County on Dec. 5, Point Mugu. Navy and Coast Guard personnel controlled the MQ-8B Fire Scout unmanned… Read more »

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