Tag Archives: information system

Air Force Medical Support Agency Taps Nika for Engineering Operations & Info System Services

The Air Force Medical Support Agency has awarded Nika a contract for engineering operations, systems and project management support services at 73 AFMSA facilities worldwide. Nika said Thursday it will work with the agency to plan, develop and execute operations and maintenance-funded construction projects in conjunction with medical repair and sustainment efforts. Nika CEO Kabir …

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DHS Seeks Airport Facial Recognition Camera Sources

The Department of Homeland Security seeks to install facial recognition cameras in airports in a move to assess the information system that supports the Customs and Border Protection’s traveler exit protocol, Nextgov reported Monday. Mohana Ravindranath writes a solicitation released in early November seeks mounted facial recognition cameras from industry …

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Leidos to Help Build Defense Security Service’s Integrated Info System

Leidos has secured a four-year, $40 million contract modification from the Defense Security Service to develop an integrated technology platform that will replace DSS’ Industrial Security Facilities Database and Electronic Facility Clearance System. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will build an automated National Industrial Security System for DSS under the modification. Work will occur at …

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MDA Seeks IT Management, Analysis Support for Worldwide Data Systems

The Missile Defense Agency plans to award a potential five-year contract to provide information technology management and analysis support services to MDA’s information management and technology operations directorate. MDA said in a presolicitation notice posted Wednesday on FedBizOpps potential contractors will provide such services under a small business set-aside contract in support of global …

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STG to Provide IT Support to Army Civilian Information Services Division

The U.S. Army has awarded STG Group a potential $11 million contract to provide information technology support services for the service branch’s civilian information services division. The 23-month contract covers data management, software engineering, training, quality assurance, system security, software application support, backup and recovery assistance, and software integration services …

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Terry Halvorsen Orders Microsoft Windows 10 Updates on 4M DoD Seats

Terry Halvorsen, chief information officer of the Defense Department, has committed 4 million seats in the department’s efforts to upgrade its information systems and devices to the Microsoft-built Windows 10 operating system. Yusuf Mehdi, corporate vice president for Windows and devices group at Microsoft, writes in a blog entry posted Wednesday that the …

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Raytheon, Army Run 5M Training Events Through Warfighter FOCUS Program; Dave Wajsgras Comments

Raytheon and the U.S. Army have conducted five million training activities with soldiers deployed at combat training facilities, digital training ranges and other military bases worldwide under the Warfighter Field Operations Customer Support contract. Raytheon said Wednesday the company and branch have recorded $400 million in cost savings since 2008 on the Warfighter …

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HP Signs New Arkansas Medicaid Info System Mgmt Contract; Susan Arthur Comments

HP Enterprise Services will continue to handle the Medicaid information system of Arkansas under a new seven-year, $190 million contract with the state’s Department of Human Services. HP will extend its term as state’s Medicaid fiscal agent and process customer claims through the company’s interChange Medicaid management information system, HP said Tuesday. The contract contains a one-year …

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Lockheed to Build Info Center for Israel Defense Forces; Robert Eastman Comments

Lockheed Martin intends to build a development information system center as part of the Israeli Defense Force’s technology campus in the Negev desert, according to a Globes article. Yuval Azulai and Shmulik Shelach said the Bethesda, Md.-based company will collaborate with Bynet Data Communications in building the center, known as the 5/9 project. There are five groups attempting …

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