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The New New Internet focuses on What is Next in GovCon Technology

The New New Internet focuses on What is Next in GovCon Technology

At The New New Internet, the focus is always on the executive and what is coming next in cybersecurity, big data, analytics, C4ISR and a number of other technology related… 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 »

BAE to Help NGA Process Intell Data; DeEtte Gray Comments

BAE to Help NGA Process Intell Data; DeEtte Gray Comments

BAE Systems will provide the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency software analysis tools to help automate storage and processing of intelligence data across multiple sources, the company said Thursday. The company won… Read more »

Avaya Helping NORAD Follow Santa; Steve Derr Comments

Avaya Helping NORAD Follow Santa; Steve Derr Comments

Avaya is helping the North American Aerospace Defense Command operate a hotline for children inquiring when Santa Claus and his sleigh will arrive at their house on Christmas Eve. Avaya… Read more »

New Oracle Big Data Appliance Comes With Intel, Cloudera Upgrades

New Oracle Big Data Appliance Comes With Intel, Cloudera Upgrades

Oracle released a new big data appliance software that includes Intel‘s newest processors and the recent version of Cloudera software, E-Week reports. Chris Preimesberger writes the Oracle Big Data Appliance… Read more »

Startups Aiming to Get Teachers, Executives Big Data; Fahad Hassan, Justin Langseth Comment

Startups Aiming to Get Teachers, Executives Big Data; Fahad Hassan, Justin Langseth Comment

A Rockville, Md.-based startup wants to bring big data into the education sector, the Washington Post reports. Steven Overly writes angel investors gave $650,000 to Always Prepped to start a… Read more »

Harris KnightLite Designed for Backpack 4G Comm; Sheldon Fox Comments

Harris KnightLite Designed for Backpack 4G Comm; Sheldon Fox Comments

Harris Corp. has developed a new mobile tactical cellular network system to connect warfighters with high-bandwidth networks and provide them applications for use in the battlefield, the company announced Wednesday…. Read more »

Unisys Moves DOE Idaho Lab to Google Cloud; Anthony Hess Comments

Unisys Moves DOE Idaho Lab to Google Cloud; Anthony Hess Comments

Unisys has completed its transition of 5,000 personnel at the Energy Department‘s Idaho National Laboratory to a Google cloud-based email and collaboration platform, Unisys announced Wednesday. Battelle Energy Alliance, DOE’s… Read more »

FDA Seeking Medical Device Database, Drug Safety Data Mining Tool

FDA Seeking Medical Device Database, Drug Safety Data Mining Tool

The Food and Drug Administration is asking contractors to develop new databases for national and international medical devices, Nextgov reports. According to John Pulley’s report, the winner of the one-year… Read more »

CSC Launches Federal Private Cloud Service; Leif Ulstrup Comments

CSC Launches Federal Private Cloud Service; Leif Ulstrup Comments

Computer Sciences Corp. has introduced an on-premise private cloud for federal agencies that can start handling application workloads within 10 weeks, the company announced Thursday. BizCloud for Government gives users… Read more »

Compusearch Releases Contract Management Software; Reid Jackson Comments

Compusearch Releases Contract Management Software; Reid Jackson Comments

Compusearch Software Systems has released its contract lifecycle management software to help contractors meet defense and federal acquisition regulations, the firm recently announced.  President and CEO Reid Jackson said the environment… Read more »

Oceus To Provide FCC R&D For Disaster Backup Communications; Doug Smith Comments

Oceus To Provide FCC R&D For Disaster Backup Communications; Doug Smith Comments

The Federal Communications Commission wants to be able to restore communications after a natural disaster or emergency with aircraft, Politico reports. Thursday, Oceus Networks announced its plans to provide the… Read more »

Executives Sound Off In GovConExec C4ISR Special Focus

Executives Sound Off In GovConExec C4ISR Special Focus

In each issue of GovConExec‘s magazine, government contracting executives sound off about issues facing both public and private sector organizations including big data, mobility and bring your own device to… Read more »

Vice Adm. David Venlet Outlines New Lockheed F-35 Testing Criteria

Vice Adm. David Venlet Outlines New Lockheed F-35 Testing Criteria

Lockheed Martin will have to meet five testing requirements marking assembly and software progress before receiving a new set of F-35 contracts, Bloomberg reports. The Bethesda, Md.-based security and aerospace… Read more »

GovConExec: Thought Leaders Want Continued FedRAMP Collaboration

GovConExec: Thought Leaders Want Continued FedRAMP Collaboration

GCS Founder and CEO Nicole Geller said many agencies already embrace cloud services, but there is not a consistent understanding of the best way to do so or what is… Read more »

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