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  • Echodyne to Increase Radar Production, Distribution With $135M Investment - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Echodyne to Increase Radar Production, Distribution With $135M Investment

    Radar developer Echodyne has raised $135 million in a round of funding and will use the capital to ramp up radar production and distribution and broaden its product lines for defense, autonomous machine and security applications. Northrop Grumman, Madrona Ventures, NEA, Vanedge Capital and Vulcan Capital participated in the financing round co-led by investment management […] More

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    Shine to Develop Contraband Detection Tool for DHS

    Shine Technologies will use its neutron generator platform to study, create and test a prototype of a contraband detection tool under a potential 42-month, $16.8 million contract from the Department of Homeland Security. The company said Wednesday the development of the neutron-based technology is meant to support DHS’ detection and identification of illegal narcotics and […] More

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    DHS S&T Study Highlights Risks, Opportunities of 5G & 6G Tech

    The Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology Directorate has conducted a study in an effort to inform stakeholders about ongoing 5G deployments and the early-stage development of 6G technology. DHS said Thursday its report titled “5G: The Telecommunications Horizon and Homeland Security” tackles current 5G technologies to give stakeholders an image of what to […] More

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    AI Critical in Processing ‘Plethora’ of Federal Data, Cyber Experts Say

    Artificial intelligence can be a helpful and efficient tool for organizations to use in sifting through massive amounts of data. However, the adoption of AI and machine learning technology is a continuous journey, not an endpoint, cybersecurity experts say.  AI/ML algorithms have to be trained by human operators and specifically tailored to the organizations they’re […] More

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    Redhorse CEO John Zangardi Secures 1st Wash100 Award

    Executive Mosaic has named John Zangardi, CEO of Redhorse Corp., as one of the recipients of the 2022 Wash100 Award in recognition of his leadership in cybersecurity and information technology innovation. This marks Zangardi’s first inclusion in the annual list of government contracting leaders whose influence, vision, achievements and impact span across the industry. Visit […] More

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    DHS Vet Soraya Correa Named to Brillient Advisory Board

    Soraya Correa, former chief procurement officer and senior procurement executive at the Department of Homeland Security, has joined Brillient as a new advisory board member. She brings to Brillient her knowledge and experience in contracting, procurement and other GovCon-related matters, the company said Monday. Correa said she is excited to join the board of advisers […] More

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    DHS Includes 17 R&D Topics in Long Range BAA

    The Department of Homeland Security’s science and technology directorate has listed 17 research and development topics in its annual Long Range Broad Agency Announcement and invites scientific and technical community stakeholders to suggest novel concepts that could help DHS address operational priorities. The 17 topics in the LRBAA are classified into six R&D priority areas: […] More

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    DHS Eyes Small Business Tech for Building Collapse Survivor Rescue Operations

    The Department of Homeland Security is inviting small businesses to provide information about search and rescue technologies with the potential to help the Federal Emergency Management Agency detect survivors trapped in collapsed structures. A request for information notice from the DHS Science and Technology Directorate seeks offerings that were developed using federal agency grants under […] More

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    DHS Eyes Commercial Tech to Help First Responders Detect Radiation

    A federal laboratory within the Department of Homeland Security has begun to request information on the availability of a system that will work to measure radiation levels when emergency response personnel perform missions. The National Urban Security Technology Laboratory is conducting market research into mobile radiation detection technology under NUSTL’s System Assessment and Validation for […] More

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    Red Cat Subsidiary Secures Position on $90M CBP Contract for Surveillance UAS; Jeff Thompson Quoted

    Red Cat Holdings‘ Teal Drones subsidiary has landed a spot on a five-year, $90 million blanket purchase agreement to provide the U.S. Customs and Border Protection with unmanned aircraft systems. Drones delivered under the multiple-award BPA will support reconnaissance and surveillance activities for field agents and commanders with no immediate access to traditional surveillance systems, […] More

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    Executive Spotlight: Cedric Sims, SVP for Booz Allen Hamilton

    Cedric Sims, a senior vice president with Booz Allen Hamilton, recently spoke with ExecutiveBiz for the publication’s latest Executive Spotlight interview detailing the significant challenges facing DHS in the cybersecurity space as well as its new Cyber Talent Management System, civilian and local government security obstacles, privacy standards in artificial intelligence and more. “Our ability to build partnerships and […] More

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    DHS Soliciting Identity Enrollment, Credential Management Systems

    The Department of Homeland Security is seeking offers for identity enrollment and credential management platforms to support its identity management system technology refresh project. According to a request for proposals posted Friday on SAM.gov, DHS is interested in commercial-off-the-shelf software that complies with the Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12, which mandates a standard badging process […] More

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