List/Grid Tag Archives: Defense Department

IronPlanet Launches Online Marketplace for Surplus DoD Assets; Gregory Owens Comments

IronPlanet Launches Online Marketplace for Surplus DoD Assets; Gregory Owens Comments

IronPlanet has unveiled an online marketplace for users to buy and sell surplus Defense Department assets. The first online auction of surplus trucks, trailers, generators, wheel loaders, cranes, crawler tractors and other government… Read more »

Dave Gulla: Raytheon Starts Work on MDA Critical Radar Components

Dave Gulla: Raytheon Starts Work on MDA Critical Radar Components

Raytheon has started work on additional components for the Missile Defense Agency’s Ballistic Missile Defense System radars. MDA awarded the $53,252,500 contract modification in early September, the company said Thursday…. Read more »

Jim Reagan on The SI’s Shift to ‘Vencore’ and Integration of QinetiQ’s US Services Arm

Jim Reagan on The SI’s Shift to ‘Vencore’ and Integration of QinetiQ’s US Services Arm

Jim Reagan, chief financial officer at Vencore, brings nearly two decades of financial leadership to his role at the technology services contractor and oversees the company’s fiscal support functions. Vencore,formerly known… Read more »

Battelle’s Matthew Shaw: US, Int’l Partners Focus on Early Bio-Threat Detection Systems

Battelle’s Matthew Shaw: US, Int’l Partners Focus on Early Bio-Threat Detection Systems

Battelle‘s Matthew Shaw has outlined what he says is a growing focus of U.S. and international government, intelligence and law enforcement organizations on technologies to detect and classify biological threats that are… Read more »

INSA White Paper Details Industry’s Intell Community IT Views; Joseph DeTrani Comments

INSA White Paper Details Industry’s Intell Community IT Views; Joseph DeTrani Comments

The Intelligence and National Security Alliance has released a white paper that details the view from members of the private sector on the intelligence community information technology enterprise. INSA said Thursday… Read more »

Lockheed Extends DoD Asset-Tracking Program Support; Angela Heise Comments

Lockheed Extends DoD Asset-Tracking Program Support; Angela Heise Comments

Lockheed Martin has received a $26.8 million follow-on contract from the Defense Department for sustainment and operations support to the Integrated Data Environment/Global Transportation Network Convergence program, run by the U.S. Transportation… Read more »

US Air Force Certifies Toshiba-Built MR Systems; Beverly Plost Comments

US Air Force Certifies Toshiba-Built MR Systems; Beverly Plost Comments

Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. has achieved a Defense Department certification to operate the company’s magnetic resonance systems on the U.S. Air Force’s network. Toshiba worked to comply with the Air… Read more »

Interactive Intelligence Group Comms Software Receives JITC Certification

Interactive Intelligence Group Comms Software Receives JITC Certification

Interactive Intelligence Group has obtained a certification from the Joint Interoperability Test Command for the companys Internet protocol-based communications software offering. BROOKMAN LLC assisted Interactive Intelligence in the certification process… Read more »

VMware’s Bill Rowan: Defense Dept Embraces IT Virtualization

VMware’s Bill Rowan: Defense Dept Embraces IT Virtualization

The U.S. Defense Department has been gradually switching from physical information systems to a software-based virtual infrastructure, VMware executive Bill Rowan writes in a Defense Systems opinion piece. Rowan, vice president of… Read more »

Leidos to Help DLA’s Energy Office Analyze Leak Detection Systems; Larry Hill Comments

Leidos to Help DLA’s Energy Office Analyze Leak Detection Systems; Larry Hill Comments

Leidos has secured a potential five-year, $25 million prime contract from the U.S. Navy‘s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic to provide the Defense Logistics Agency – Energy with technical,… Read more »

Lockheed Completes Developmental, Operational Flight Tests for Alternative Warhead Program; Ken Musculus Comments

Lockheed Completes Developmental, Operational Flight Tests for Alternative Warhead Program; Ken Musculus Comments

Lockheed Martin has completed a set of developmental and operational flight tests on the Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System as part of the engineering, manufacturing and development phase of the Defense Department‘s… Read more »

Philippine Govt Seeks to Purchase C-130 Aircraft, Equipment From Pentagon

Philippine Govt Seeks to Purchase C-130 Aircraft, Equipment From Pentagon

The government of the Philippines has requested to buy $61 million in C-130T transport planes and related equipment through a U.S. Defense Department-run foreign military sale program. The Philippines’ air… Read more »

Jeff Timbrook: Perceptive Software Gains DoD Security Clearance for Medical Archiving Tech

Jeff Timbrook: Perceptive Software Gains DoD Security Clearance for Medical Archiving Tech

The Defense Department has certified a Perceptive Software-made technology for achiving clinical images and documents as security compliant under the agency’s Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process. DoD will use… Read more »

Wes Bush: Northrop Grumman’s Unmanned Systems Meet Intl Requirements

Wes Bush: Northrop Grumman’s Unmanned Systems Meet Intl Requirements

Northrop Grumman CEO Wes Bush is confident the company’s unmanned systems offerings fulfill various requirements of its customers worldwide, Flight Global reported Friday. Bush told an earnings call Wednesday that… Read more »

Bill Lynn: Gov’t, Defense Industry Should Turn to Acquisition Reform, Globalization, Consolidation

Bill Lynn: Gov’t, Defense Industry Should Turn to Acquisition Reform, Globalization, Consolidation

Bill Lynn, DRS Technologies and Finmeccanica North America chief executive officer, urges the U.S. government and the defense industry to collaborate on establishing acquisition reform, fostering globalization and consolidating industry… Read more »

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