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Inmarsat's Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch: Govt, Troops Should Adopt Commercial Satcom That “Moves“ With Them

Inmarsat's Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch: Govt, Troops Should Adopt Commercial Satcom That “Moves“ With Them - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, senior vice president for government strategy and policy at Inmarsat, has said government personnel and warfighters should adopt a satellite communications platform that “moves“ with them to facilitate voice, video and data sharing and carry out missions amid disasters and global conflicts. Hirsch told the Mobile Satellite Users …

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General Dynamics Performs Ajax Armored Vehicle Live-Fire Tests; Kevin Connell Comments

General Dynamics Performs Ajax Armored Vehicle Live-Fire Tests; Kevin Connell Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

General Dynamics‘ land systems unit in the U.K. has conducted manned live-fire trials for its armored vehicle program using CTA International-built weapons including a 40mm autocannon, chain gun and smoke grenade launchers, UPI reported Friday. The company will continue to perform testing activities on the Ajax armored vehicles which will …

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Dell EMC's Cameron Chehreh: IT Network Simplification Key to Federal Shared Services Adoption, Cyber Efforts

Dell EMC's Cameron Chehreh: IT Network Simplification Key to Federal Shared Services Adoption, Cyber Efforts - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer of Dell EMC's federal business, has said the move to centralize nonmission-critical information technology systems would help the federal government build up its cybersecurity posture through a reduction in the network's attack surface, MeriTalk reported Monday. His remarks are in response to the August release of an IT …

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AEOP Opens Applications for Army-Sponsored STEM Student Competition

AEOP Opens Applications for Army-Sponsored STEM Student Competition - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Army Educational Outreach Program has kicked off registration for the military branch’s 16th annual eCYBERMISSION competition for students in grade six through nine. AEOP said Thursday the online competition, administered by the National Science Teachers Association, seeks to expand students’ interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Student teams have an opportunity to …

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Cubic Gets MS&T Magazine Red “˜Best Programs' Ribbon Award for Game-Based Training Tool; Dave Buss Comments

Cubic Gets MS&T Magazine Red “˜Best Programs' Ribbon Award for Game-Based Training Tool; Dave Buss Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A Cubic division has received the Military Simulation & Training magazine's Red “˜Best Programs' Ribbon award for the third consecutive year in recognition of the company's platform that seeks to transform the military training community. The magazine awarded the ribbon to Cubic Global Defense for the Immersive Virtual Shipboard Environment …

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DXC-VMware Alliance to Offer Hybrid Cloud-Powered Digital Transformation Services

DXC-VMware Alliance to Offer Hybrid Cloud-Powered Digital Transformation Services - top government contractors - best government contracting event

DXC Technology has expanded a partnership with VMware to provide managed hybrid cloud services to support digital transformation projects of mutual customers. VMware said Monday DXC will be one of the first companies to offer the former’s Cloud on AWS services alongside associated managed services. Clients will also have an option to port workloads between …

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SunPower Breaks Ground on Solar Photovoltaic System at Redstone Arsenal Army Base

SunPower Breaks Ground on Solar Photovoltaic System at Redstone Arsenal Army Base - top government contractors - best government contracting event

SunPower has broken ground on a 10-megawatt solar photovoltaic system designed to help increase energy resilience and security at the U.S. Army‘s Redstone Arsenal facility in Alabama. The company said Wednesday it will install the Oasis power plant system at the military base and expects the project to create approximately 200 jobs. “We’re …

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Huntington Ingalls Redelivers Modernized USS Ramage Destroyer to Navy

Huntington Ingalls Redelivers Modernized USS Ramage Destroyer to Navy - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Huntington Ingalls Industries has completed overhaul and modernization work on the U.S. Navy‘s USS Ramage guided missile destroyer, four days ahead of schedule. HII said Tuesday the Arleigh Burke-class destroyer re-entered the Navy fleet on Monday following an upgrade effort that began in November 2016 and included ship alterations, procurement of materials and repairs. …

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Aerojet Rocketdyne to Support Northrop’s Ground-Based ICBM Risk Reduction Work

Aerojet Rocketdyne to Support Northrop's Ground-Based ICBM Risk Reduction Work - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Aerojet Rocketdyne will provide propulsion system support to aid Northrop Grumman‘s technology maturation and risk reduction efforts under the U.S. Air Force‘s Ground-Based Strategic Deterrent intercontinentinal ballistic missile program. Sacramento, California-based Aerojet Rocketdyne said Monday it will study propulsion options and develop early designs that meet Northrop’s ICBM configurations. The Air Force …

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Tiag Obtains AWS Consulting Partner Accreditation

Tiag Obtains AWS Consulting Partner Accreditation - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Amazon Web Services has designated tiag as a consulting partner under the AWS Public Sector Partner Program, which is comprised of companies that support the cloud operations of government, education or non-profit customers. Reston, Viginia-based tiag said Friday it has been authorized to support customer missions in all program categories including government; …

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Raytheon’s Thomas Kennedy: State-Sponsored IP Theft Affects US Defense Industry

Raytheon's Thomas Kennedy: State-Sponsored IP Theft Affects US Defense Industry - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Raytheon Chairman and CEO Thomas Kennedy has said that state-sponsored theft of intellectual property poses a challenge to the U.S. defense industry and military. He voiced his support for President Donald Trump’s memorandum that directs the U.S. Trade Representative to study whether the U.S. government should formally investigate China for trade practices that …

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John Paczkowski: ICF to Continue Radiological Preparedness Program Support

John Paczkowski: ICF to Continue Radiological Preparedness Program Support - top government contractors - best government contracting event

ICF has received a potential five-year, $20.8 million contract to support the Federal Emergency Management Agency‘s education and preparedness programs designed to protect communities near nuclear power plants. The company said Wednesday it has supported the Radiological Emergency Preparedness program since 2000 through the delivery of policy analysis, program management, training and exercise …

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Northrop-Sponsored Competitions Demo Robotic Air, Ground & Sea Systems

Northrop-Sponsored Competitions Demo Robotic Air, Ground & Sea Systems - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Northrop Grumman has sponsored a series of competitions that showcased multiple robotic air, ground, boat and submarine platforms developed by student teams worldwide. The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International Foundation administered the RoboNation competitions across the U.S. to offer participants an opportunity to demonstrate unmanned and autonomous systems that have been …

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