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MarketsandMarkets: Military Comms Market to Reach $30B in 2019

MarketsandMarkets: Military Comms Market to Reach $30B in 2019

MarketsandMarkets predicts the worldwide military communications market to grow from $18.46 billion in 2014 to $30.12 billion in 2019. The increase represents a compound annual growth rate of 7.2 percent, MarketsandMarkets said Monday…. Read more »

John Thomas on Investing in Leidos’ Organic Growth, Opportunities in its Core Markets & the Draw of Working With the Right People

John Thomas on Investing in Leidos’ Organic Growth, Opportunities in its Core Markets & the Draw of Working With the Right People

John Thomas joined Leidos as the Reston, Va.-based national security, health and engineering contractor’s chief strategic officer after Leidos’ 2013 separation from the legacy SAIC organization, where he most recently… Read more »

TCS Has Developed Flash-Based Storage for Military, Space Data; Mike Bristol Comments

TCS Has Developed Flash-Based Storage for Military, Space Data; Mike Bristol Comments

TeleCommunication Systems has introduced an 8-gigabit flash memory device for data storage in military, aerospace and medical platforms that operate in harsh environments. The hardware is built with single-level NAND… Read more »

John Stampfel: Eaton Built Microgrid Mgmt System to Help Military Store, Manage Fuel

John Stampfel: Eaton Built Microgrid Mgmt System to Help Military Store, Manage Fuel

Eaton Corp. has introduced a microgrid management system for military forward operating bases to convert individual power generators into a demand-based microgid. The Intelligent Mobile Power Distribution System is designed… Read more »

Lockheed Injects $80M into Florida Mission Systems, Training Unit

Lockheed Injects $80M into Florida Mission Systems, Training Unit

Lockheed Martin Corp. has invested $80 million in its mission systems and training unit in Central Florida, creating up to 200 jobs, Orlando Business Journal reported Wednesday. Megan Ribbens writes… Read more »

Angie Messer on the Role of Innovation at Booz Allen, Creating Value By Integrating Technologies, and Bringing a Diverse Background to the GovCon Market

Angie Messer on the Role of Innovation at Booz Allen, Creating Value By Integrating Technologies, and Bringing a Diverse Background to the GovCon Market

Booz Allen Hamilton Executive Vice President Angela “Angie” Messer leads the firm’s initiatives in emerging technologies and mission solutions within its Strategic Innovation Group. In that role, the former U.S…. Read more »

Andrew Russette: BAE Extends Govt Big Data Storage System to Commercial Market

Andrew Russette: BAE Extends Govt Big Data Storage System to Commercial Market

BAE Systems will offer a big data storage system originally developed for government and military agencies to commercial customers. TeraStar is built to store large amounts of data gathered from… Read more »

Rob Smith: Lockheed Updates Military Communications Platform’s Data Processing Tool

Rob Smith: Lockheed Updates Military Communications Platform’s Data Processing Tool

Lockheed Martin has updated the processor of its mobile communications platform offering that works to help military users transmit data across multiple networks. The new version of Lockheed’s Whetstone system… Read more »

David Perry: Northrop Wants to Offer Singapore Military ISR Drones

David Perry: Northrop Wants to Offer Singapore Military ISR Drones

Northrop Grumman seeks to offer its drones to Singapore’s government as the company aims to further increase its international sales reach, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. Jeffrey Ng writes… Read more »

Leidos Builds Military Camp Shelter System; Sam Gordy Comments

Leidos Builds Military Camp Shelter System; Sam Gordy Comments

Leidos has engineered a shelter system for military personnel who are fielded in expeditionary missions. The Self-sustaining Living Module is built with features for solar energy and microgrid power management, rainwater… Read more »

Elbit Systems to Maintain Simulators for Israel’s Army

Elbit Systems to Maintain Simulators for Israel’s Army

Elbit Systems will maintain and operate simulators for Israel’s defense ministry under a five-year, $23 million contract. The contract covers work on fixed and mobile ground simulators used by the country’s… Read more »

IHS Jane’s Forecasts Rise in Defense Spending; Paul Burton Comments

IHS Jane’s Forecasts Rise in Defense Spending; Paul Burton Comments

IHS Jane’s is projecting a 0.6 percent rise in military budgets worldwide during 2014, Agence France-Presse reported Tuesday. The annual defense budgets review attributed that growth to the increase in… Read more »

Lockheed Exhibits Electric Fiber Laser Tech; Ray Johnson Comments

Lockheed Exhibits Electric Fiber Laser Tech; Ray Johnson Comments

Lockheed Martin has moved to extend its laser weapon technology for air, land and sea military applications by demonstrating a 30-kilowatt electric fiber laser. The company integrated fiber lasers into a… Read more »

Booz Allen Wins 12 Military Health Contracts Worth $55M; Andrea Inserra Comments

Booz Allen Wins 12 Military Health Contracts Worth $55M; Andrea Inserra Comments

Booz Allen Hamilton has won 12 contracts with a total combined ceiling value of more than $55 million to perform health services for the U.S. military. All contracts were won… Read more »

Frost & Sullivan Releases Study on U.S. Video Analytics Market; John Hernandez Comments

Frost & Sullivan Releases Study on U.S. Video Analytics Market; John Hernandez Comments

Frost & Sullivan has released a new study indicating a rise in demand for video analytics services to process and transmit full motion video files to U.S. troops for real-time… Read more »

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