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William LaPlante: US Faces Issues Over Space Launch Competition, Russian-Made Engine Dependence

William LaPlante, assistant secretary for acquisition of the U.S. Air Force, has said the U.S. could face difficulties in its efforts to simultaneously maintain access to space, advance competition in space launches and cease dependence on Russian-built rocket engines, Reuters reported Tuesday. “I don’t think you can get all three …

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Executive Profile: Mark Simione, Noblis’ SVP, Chief Financial & Administrative Officer, Treasurer

Mark A. Simione serves as senior vice president, chief financial and administrative officer and treasurer at Noblis. He oversees all administrative and financial operations at the non-profit science and technology organization. Prior to Noblis, Simione worked for more than a decade at Mitretek Systems as VP, chief financial officer and …

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FBI Certifies Telos ID’s Biometric Systems; Mark Griffin Comments

Telos ID has obtained the FBI’s certification for the company’s fingerprint capture and enrollment software. The FBI’s criminal justice information services division and Mitre Corp. collaborated to review Telos ID’s MobileAssure fingerprint web capture and MobileAssure enrollment software, Telos ID said Tuesday. “Telos ID continues to work closely with the …

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Executive Profile: Jean Cain, Noblis VP of HR and Organizational Development

Jean Cain serves as vice president of human resources and organizational development for Noblis, where she is responsible for the strategic direction and leadership of the departments. She oversees operations in areas like employee engagement, retention and development of talent, delivery of benefits and compensation programs and support of work/life balance and wellness programs. …

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Chris Yonclas, President of Vistronix NetCentric Solutions Business Unit on Big Data and Cyber Trends

Chris Yonclas serves as NetCentric Solutions strategic business unit president at Vistronix, where he oversees the operational and technical activities related to C4ISR. The 25 year industry veteran joined Vistronix when the company acquired NetCentric Solutions and he held a number of roles at MITRE earlier in his career. In his conversation with ExecutiveBiz, …

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Profile: Yogesh Khanna, CSC North American Public Sector IT Infrastructure Solutions VP and CTO

Yogesh Khanna serves as vice president and chief technology officer of IT infrastructure solutions for the North American public sector at Computer Sciences Corp., holding more than 20 years of experience in the information systems, financial services and telecommunications markets. His background includes roles in helping create new technology and business …

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GAO Official: Drone "Sense and Avoid" Technology Does Not Yet Exist

According to an official from the Government Accountability Office, there is no technology in existence capable of allowing drones to “sense and avoid” other aircraft, NextGov reports.  Geral Dillingham, GAO director for physical infrastructure issues, speaking at a hearing held by the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology, said the Federal Aviation Administration …

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Battelle Healthcare R&D Lab to Study Device Human Factors; Reade Harpham Comments

Human factors and design researchers at a newly-opened Battelle laboratory at the firm’s Columbus, Ohio headquarters will observe and evaluate how patients and clinicians use medical devices. The nonprofit research and development organization said it opened the 4,500-square-foot user research lab Monday, located close to the firm’s medical device development …

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Executive Profile: Sherry Covell, Harris IT Services Intel Programs VP

Sherry Covell is vice president of intelligence programs for Harris Corp.’s information technology services unit, a prime contractor of communication systems and information networks in government and commercial markets. The unit works with customers in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civilian and commercial sectors in cloud services, cybersecurity and information …

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