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Sharon Hays Joins LMI as Senior Technical Fellow; Sanjay Parthasarathy Quoted

Sharon Hays Joins LMI as Senior Technical Fellow; Sanjay Parthasarathy Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Sharon Hays, formerly an account manager at General Dynamics‘ information technology business, has joined LMI as a senior technical fellow. LMI said Tuesday Hays will help Chief Technology Officer Sanjay Parthasarathy to manage the nonprofit consulting firm’s research institute and implement technologies that can support customer missions. She will also be responsible …

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Boeing's Leanne Caret Talks Defense, Space & Autonomy

Boeing's Leanne Caret Talks Defense, Space & Autonomy - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Leanne Caret, president and CEO of Boeing's defense, space and security business, told Fortune Magazine in an interview published Monday the Trump administration's move to communicate with industry represents a step toward collaborative public-private sector relations. “The types of conversations this administration is having now, and the insight it's giving us, are …

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Northrop Receives Milestone C Approval for Common Infrared Countermeasure System

Northrop Receives Milestone C Approval for Common Infrared Countermeasure System - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Northrop Grumman has obtained Milestone C approval for a technology designed to help the U.S. military counter advanced infrared missile attacks, which means the technology is ready for manufacture and deployment. The Defense Department‘s Milestone Decision Authority cleared the Common Infrared Countermeasure system after Northrop and the U.S. Army assessed the performance of …

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ACT I Among Fastest-Growing Companies in Washington; Michael Niggel Quoted

ACT I Among Fastest-Growing Companies in Washington; Michael Niggel Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Washington Business Journal has named Advanced Concepts and Technologies International to the publication’s list of 75 fastest-growing companies in the region. “Our growth demonstrates the commitment and execution of the company's mission, vision, and core values in support of our customers,” ACT CEO Michael Niggel said in a statement released …

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White House to Host Public-Private Sector Meeting on Quantum Information Science

White House to Host Public-Private Sector Meeting on Quantum Information Science - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The White House will administer a meeting with several government, commercial and academic entities to discuss ways to apply quantum computing technology in national security missions, Reuters reported Monday. AT&T, Intel, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Honeywell International are expected to participate in the forum. Jake Taylor, assistant director for quantum information science at …

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HackerOne to Help Run GSA’s New Bug Bounty Program; Marten Mickos Quoted

HackerOne to Help Run GSA's New Bug Bounty Program; Marten Mickos Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

HackerOne has received a multiyear contract to help the General Services Administration‘s Technology Transformation Service administer a program aimed at identifying security vulnerabilities in digital assets within the agency. The award comes one year after the company completed a bug bounty and vulnerability disclosure program with GSA’s 18F organization, HackerOne said …

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Rockwell Collins to Deliver MUOS-Capable Radios to Military via $83M Contract; Troy Brunk Quoted

Rockwell Collins to Deliver MUOS-Capable Radios to Military via $83M Contract; Troy Brunk Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Rockwell Collins has received a potential five-year, $82.6M contract to deliver its sixth-generation Mobile User Objective System-enabled airborne radios and ancillaries to warfighters. The company said Thursday it will install the ARC-210 RT-2036(C) radios on defense platforms such as fixed and rotary-wing aircraft, ships and ground platforms to provide military …

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CrowdStrike Receives FedRAMP Authorization for Cloud-Based Endpoint Protection Platform

CrowdStrike Receives FedRAMP Authorization for Cloud-Based Endpoint Protection Platform - top government contractors - best government contracting event

CrowdStrike has been authorized under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program to support the U.S. government in modernizing its information technology systems using the CrowdStrike Falcon platform. As a FedRAMP-certified cloud service provider, Crowdstrike will continue to serve the private sector, as well as expand its services to the …

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BAE to Pursue NGA Janus Program Support Orders via Three IDIQ Contracts

BAE to Pursue NGA Janus Program Support Orders via Three IDIQ Contracts - top government contractors - best government contracting event

BAE Systems has been selected to help the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency increase availability of commercial geospatial data and community-sourced information under three contracts worth up to $1.52B. NGA down-selected only two contractors to vie for task orders to support the agency’s Janus Geomatics Precise Imagery, Janus Geography and Janus Geomatics Elevation programs, BAE said …

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