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BAE Unveils Cockpit Devt & Military Aircraft Training Facility

BAE Unveils Cockpit Devt & Military Aircraft Training Facility - top government contractors - best government contracting event

BAE Systems has opened a new cockpit development and training facility designed to integrate gaming technologies with military aircraft simulators and Formula One engineering. The company said Thursday it worked with Williams Advanced Engineering to build the $2.9 million Training and Simulation Integration Facility at Warton village in Lancashire, England. TSIF is designed to …

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AECOM to Support Multiple Highway Improvement Projects in England

AECOM to Support Multiple Highway Improvement Projects in England - top government contractors - best government contracting event

AECOM has secured five contracts worth a combined $31 million to provide multidisciplinary services in support of various road modernization projects across England, Surveyor Transport Network reported Monday. Chris Ames writes the one of the contracts will require AECOM to perform operational assessments, engineering design and traffic technology services for a pair of smart motorway projects. The …

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CGI to Develop Cloud-Based Flood Forecasting System for England’s Environment Agency

CGI to Develop Cloud-Based Flood Forecasting System for England's Environment Agency - top government contractors - best government contracting event

CGI has secured a three-year, $6.1 million contract to design and operate a cloud-based system for England’s environment agency to generate and disseminate flood forecasts. The company said Tuesday that EA’s Future Flood Forecasting System will be designed to run on Microsoft‘s Azure Cloud platform and employ rich data analysis and visualization technologies. CGI will base FFFS on the company’s Digital Insight Platform …

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BT Global Services Deploys BMC’s IT Service Mgmt Platform to Support Customers

BT Global Services Deploys BMC's IT Service Mgmt Platform to Support Customers - top government contractors - best government contracting event

BT Global Services has deployed a BMC-built information technology service management suite to support customers such as a police force in England. BMC said Wednesday its Remedy 9 platform is designed to support the management of incidents, problems, service requests and changes through a mobile-first user experience. The Houston-based software provider added …

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Tripwire Survey: 64% of IT Professionals Say Exit from EU Would Not Affect UK's Cyber Defense Function

Tripwire Survey: 64% of IT Professionals Say Exit from EU Would Not Affect UK's Cyber Defense Function - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A new Tripwire survey says 64 percent of information technology executives believe the U.K. government's separation from the European Union would not have an impact on the country's function to protect its networks from potential cyber attacks. Tripwire said Monday it polled 278 IT professionals who attended the three-day Infosecurity Europe 2016 that …

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Suspects Nabbed for Selling Fake Olympics Tickets Online

Five people were yesterday arrested in England as part of a police operation targeting illegal cyber crime associated with next week's launch of the London 2012 Olympic Games tickets, according to The Telegraph. Detective Nick Downing, chief inspector in charge of the so-called Operation Podium, said the aim was to …

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Teenager Jailed for Refusing to Give Up Computer Password

A British teenager has been jailed for refusing to give up his computer password in connection with being questioned for suspicion of possessing “indecent child images.”  The 19-year-old was originally arrested last May, and a spokesperson for Lancashire Constabulary told PC Pro the young male was questioned “on suspicion of …

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