BAE Named AWS Premier Consulting Partner; Manish Parikh Quoted

Jeff Brody

Amazon Web Services has recognized BAE Systems as a Premier Consulting Partner to certify the latter’s deployment of AWS tools to develop, migrate and manage workloads for public and private sector clients.

BAE said Thursday it integrates AWS offerings to support the needs of government customers under the Information Analysis Centers Multiple Award Contract, One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services and General Services Administration Alliant, contract vehicles that facilitate information technology, engineering, logistics and other services.

AWS and BAE are also working to improve the delivery of software, cloud and security tools to the Department of Defense, intelligence community and other federal and civilian agencies that use the AWS Marketplace platform.

Manish Parikh, chief technology officer of BAE's intelligence and security sector, said the partner status “reflects the company’s expanded government and commercial cloud service strategy.”

BAE holds other AWS designations including the DevOps and Government Competency certifications.

You may also be interested in...

Soundscapes Competition

NGA Seeks Machine Learning-Based Sound Geolocator Through Prize Competition

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has kicked off a prize competition that challenges participants to submit machine learning-based approaches to determine the location of audio or video recordings. The five-week submission period for NGA's Soundscapes competition runs through Nov. 27

internet of things

AT&T-Cisco Partnership to Offer Managed Connectivity Service

AT&T and Cisco will collaborate to help enterprise customers increase visibility into internet of things devices across a network as part of an extended partnership between the two companies.

Axiom Space

Axiom Space Eyes Late 2021 Launch for First ISS Commercial Mission

Axiom Space hopes to hammer out an agreement for its maiden commercial flight to the International Space Station slated for launch in the fourth quarter of calendar year 2021, SpaceNews reported Friday.