Tag Archives: Interior Department

CGI Federal-Wynyard Team to Help Interior Dept Implement Risk Mgmt Software

A team comprised of CGI Federal and Wynyard Group has been awarded a contract by the Interior Department to install an enterprise risk management platform at DOI’s  Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement. Wynyard said Friday its Risk Management software will be hosted on a cloud-based information technology infrastructure CGI developed for the department as part of a contract awarded in …

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Ensco-PositiveID Team Selected for Phase 2 of DHS’ Biothreat Detection Tech Program

Ensco and PositiveID will collaborate to produce a biothreat detection system for the Department of Homeland Security under the second phase of DHS’ SenseNet Program. PositiveID said Monday it will provide the company’s Firefly Dx automated threat detector while Ensco will perform system integration and decision support services under the program. The Interior Department awarded the Phase II contract to the team …

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AirMap Integrates Wildfire Alert Service Into DJI Drone Geofencing System

AirMap and DJI have partnered to add real-time wildfire alerts to the latter company’s geofencing system for unmanned aerial vehicles in an effort to help operators avoid flying UAVs near wildfire-fighting locations, HSToday reported Wednesday. Amanda Vicinanzo writes AirMap works to gather wildfire information from the U.S. Interior Department and transmits the data to DJI’s Geospatial Environment Online …

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Acendre to Help Fish & Wildlife Service Implement Automated Employee Performance Mgmt System

Acendre has secured a contract to provide a technology platform for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to automate the agency’s employee performance management process. FWS intends to use the Acendre Performance platform to conduct performance appraisals and publish the results of those assessments online as well as auto-populate the Interior Department‘s Employee Performance Appraisal plan. “In …

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Interior Dept Selects eGlobalTech for Cloud Transition Services

eGlobalTech has secured a five-year contract from the Interior Department to help implement a cloud-based Drupal platform that will work to support the agency’s website management consolidation effort. The project will employ the government-targeted content management system OpenPublic to help DOI’s existing websites transition onto a consolidated web content management platform, eGlobalTech said Tuesday. …

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Mary Davie: GSA Modifies Agreement With Esri to Consolidate Geospatial Software Contracts

The General Services Administration’s Federal Acquisition Service has modified its agreement with geospatial software provider Esri in an effort to consolidate duplicate contracts for software licenses. Mary Davie, assistant commissioner of the integrated technology services office at GSA’s FAS, wrote in a blog post published Tuesday that the new deal with …

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Unisys, Interior Dept Complete Financial Mgmt System Cloud Migration; Casey Coleman Comments

Unisys has completed work to help migrate the Interior Department‘s Financial and Business Management System to a cloud computing environment as part of a $44 million task order awarded under the Foundation Cloud Hosting Services contract. The company said Tuesday it provided infrastructure-as-a-service technology that includes partner Virtustream‘s SAP in the Cloud hosting services …

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Textron Subsidiary Provides Small UAS, Tools to Support Wildfire Response in Idaho

Textron‘s unmanned systems subsidiary has delivered equipment and personnel to the U.S. Forest Service and Interior Department to support wildfire response operations in Idaho. The company said Thursday it deployed its Aerosonde drone, iCommand tool and Remote Video Terminal products to provide imagery and coordinate responders during the wildfire. “Unmanned systems can operate where it …

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Interior Taps Parsons for Army Nat’l Guard Training Support; Mary Ann Hopkins Comments

Parsons will provide pre-mobilization mission command training support to the Army National Guard as the prime contractor on a one-year agreement with the Interior Department. The company said Monday it will use both digital and analog environments to deliver training and information technology support. “We look forward to bringing our experience and solutions to …

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Exelis Secures Interior Dept Contract for Geospatial Image Analysis Software; Stuart Blundell Comments

A subsidiary of Exelis has been awarded a blanket purchase agreement by the Interior Department for its geospatial image analysis software. Exelis Visual Information Solutions will provide ENVI software and related maintenance services for the federal agency under the BPA, which has a one-year base period and four one-year options, …

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Booz Allen to Implement Cyber Tools at 8 Agencies for DHS’ CDM Program

Booz Allen Hamilton will implement cybersecurity tools across eight government agencies under a $39.3 million task order contract for the Department of Homeland Security‘s Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program, Federal News Radio reported Thursday. Jason Miller writes that Booz Allen will implement cyber tools and services from ForeScout, Big Fix and others at Group B agencies …

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