Blackstone Technology Group Helps DHS Build Mobile DevOps Platform

mobile, cell with appsThe Department of Homeland Security has collaborated with Blackstone Technology Group to develop a shared service platform for agency information technology professionals to build, test and implement mobile applications.

Blackstone Technology said Wednesday the DHS’s Office of the Chief Information Officer has featured the development-and-operations platform Carwash as an innovation project model in the department’s IT strategic plan.

According to the DHS IT Strategic Plan 2015-2018, Carwash offers agency development teams “a one-stop-shop for mobile application testing.”

Blackstone Technology aims to help the department accelerate development of mobile apps and identify security issues early in the apps’ life cycle through the Carwash platform.

The company’s federal services business has supported DHS over the past 13 years.

You may also be interested in...

NEXT-C Johns Hopkins APL photo

Johns Hopkins APL Helps Equip DART Spacecraft With NASA-Made Propulsion Tech

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has incorporated a propulsion technology built by NASA into a spacecraft designed to support the agency's demonstration of its first planetary defense capability.

CompTIA

CompTIA Receives DoD OK for Penetration Testing Certification

The Department of Defense has approved a CompTIA certification exam designed to measure cybersecurity skills necessary to conduct penetration testing and manage vulnerabilities in an information technology system.

50W Ka-band BUC

Gilat Subsidiary to Deliver Ka-Band Block Upconverter for Military Comms Program

Gilat Satellite Networks' Wavestream subsidiary has secured a delivery order of an undisclosed sum to provide a high-power 50-watt Ka-band block upconverter in support of a U.S. military communications program.