Monica Jackson

TSA Plans ‘Agile’ Development Services BPA

TSA Plans 'Agile' Development Services BPA - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Transportation Security Administration plans to establish a new contract vehicle that will cover “agile” development services for the agency’s efforts to customize and integrate information technology platforms that support its mission. TSA said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Monday it looks to procure IT design, development, testing and adaptive maintenance services …

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Cubic, Army Restore Hurricane Michael-Affected Communication Networks in Florida; Mike Twyman Quoted

Cubic, Army Restore Hurricane Michael-Affected Communication Networks in Florida; Mike Twyman Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Cubic's mission solutions business unit has offered its satellite communications and networking products to support post-Hurricane Michael relief operations in Florida. In coordination with the U.S. Army's Transportable Tactical Command Communications project office, the company provided free connectivity networks throughout the cities of Panama, Lynn Haven and Youngstown in the state …

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Raytheon Wraps up Cybersecurity Assessments for GPS OCX System; Dave Wajsgras Quoted

Raytheon Wraps up Cybersecurity Assessments for GPS OCX System; Dave Wajsgras Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Raytheon has concluded a series of cybersecurity vulnerability tests for the GPS Next-Generation Operational Control System for the U.S. Air Force's GPS III satellites. The company said Friday GPS OCX demonstrated its ability to intercept the broadcast of corrupt navigation and timing data in all rounds of the assessments. The tests …

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DISA Seeks Database Administration, Maintenance Services Provider for Nat’l Ground Intell Center

DISA Seeks Database Administration, Maintenance Services Provider for Nat'l Ground Intell Center - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Defense Information Systems Agency has issued a pair of sources sought notices for small businesses that can help the National Ground Intelligence Center manage and sustain on-premise systems and applications. DISA wants information on potential vendors in the HUBZone and general small business socioeconomic categories for NGIC’s Maintenance Enterprise Technology and Applications initiative. …

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Red Hat, Army School Adopt ‘Open Organization’ Model to Encourage Cyber Workforce Productivity; Shawn Wells Quoted

Red Hat, Army School Adopt 'Open Organization' Model to Encourage Cyber Workforce Productivity; Shawn Wells Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Red Hat has implemented an “open organization” approach that allows public-serving cybersecurity teams to assess employee performance and outcome of missions. In an article posted Friday on Federal News Network, the company noted the U.S. Army‘s Cyber School at Fort Gordon in Georgia also uses the model to train soldiers in cyber-related projects. …

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Praetorian Digital Migrates Public Safety Offerings to AWS’ GovCloud; Alex Ford Quoted

Praetorian Digital Migrates Public Safety Offerings to AWS' GovCloud; Alex Ford Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Praetorian Digital has begun hosting its proprietary learning management system and user management offering in Amazon Web Services' GovCloud platform for clients in the public sector. Praetorian Digital said Thursday the effort allows its customers in local governments and organizations in law enforcement, fire rescue and emergency medical services to access cloud-based …

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USAID Taps AECOM for Amazon Conservation Project; John Vollmer Quoted

USAID Taps AECOM for Amazon Conservation Project; John Vollmer Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.S. Agency for International Development‘s South America Regional office in Peru has awarded a potential five-year, $23.5M contract to AECOM to help protect the Amazon rainforest from harmful infrastructure and extractive efforts. Under the Amazon Promotion of Best Social and Environmental Management Practices initiative, the company will work to …

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Marine Corps Issues RFI on Autonomous Transportation Vehicle for Military Weapons

Marine Corps Issues RFI on Autonomous Transportation Vehicle for Military Weapons - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.S. Marine Corps seeks information on autonomous ground vehicles that can carry rifle squad assault and/or sustainment load on behalf of Infantry Marines in the squad level. A FedBizOpps notice posted Wednesday says the Marine Corps Rapid Capabilities Office is interested in learning about ground systems equipped with teleoperation and robotic …

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USPS Seeks Vendors of Email Authentication, Reporting Services

USPS Seeks Vendors of Email Authentication, Reporting Services - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.S. Postal Service has issued a request for information on contractors that offer email authentication analysis, reporting and professional services. A FedBizOpps notice posted Wednesday said the agency’s Office of Inspector General seeks vendors capable of providing and maintaining a Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program-certified, cloud-based software-as-a-service offering for email validation. …

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Aerojet Rocketdyne Receives Remaining Flight Controller Order for Initial SLS Flights

Aerojet Rocketdyne Receives Remaining Flight Controller Order for Initial SLS Flights - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Aerojet Rocketdyne has received its remaining order of RS-25 engine flight controllers for the first four flights of the Space Launch System from Honeywell. Aerojet said Wednesday it now has 18 flight controllers in its inventory at NASA's Stennis Space Center. The controllers allows rocket communication while moderating engine thrust intensity …

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