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  • NASA, SpaceX to Launch 8th ISS Commercial Resupply Services Mission Friday - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NASA, SpaceX to Launch 8th ISS Commercial Resupply Services Mission Friday

    NASA will launch the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft aboard a Falcon 9 rocket on Friday to deliver 7,000 pounds of science experiments, crew supplies and hardware to the International Space Station as part of the eighth Commercial Resupply Services mission. The agency said Wednesday the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled to lift off from Space Launch Complex […] More

  • John McGee Joins FireEye as Worldwide Sales SVP; David DeWalt Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    John McGee Joins FireEye as Worldwide Sales SVP; David DeWalt Comments

    John McGee, formerly executive vice president for worldwide field operations at Informatica, has joined FireEye as senior vice president of worldwide sales. David DeWalt, chairman and CEO of FireEye, said Tuesday that McGee will focus on helping the company bolster its delivery of tools and services to protect customers from cyber attacks. McGee has previously served as president of Thunderhead and held sales leadership positions at […] More

  • Tetra Tech Supports FAA Improvements in Air Navigation; Jeff Williams, Olivier Jeannot Comment - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Tetra Tech Supports FAA Improvements in Air Navigation; Jeff Williams, Olivier Jeannot Comment

    Tetra Tech AMT continues to support the Federal Aviation Administration in its implementation of performance-based navigation, a platform they have co-developed under the National Airspace System modernization program. PBN has two components that manage flight schedules and coordinate routing options to help save time and fuel costs, improve airport access, and drive efficiency in the airline industry in general, […] More

  • Gen. Harry Raduege on Legal Hurdles in Cyberspace - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Gen. Harry Raduege on Legal Hurdles in Cyberspace

    In the fight against cyber crime, while exciting technological advances and major data heists often steal the spotlight, most of the effective actions taken against cyber criminals have taken place in court. Writing about the Waledac botnet take-down on Microsoft’s Malware Protection Center blog, program manager Jeff Williams opined, “we“™ve also learned from this experience […] More

  • Microsoft's Waledac Take-Down Could Provide Model for Future - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Microsoft's Waledac Take-Down Could Provide Model for Future

    Earlier this year, The New New Internet reported that Microsoft used a combination of court actions and technical prowess to disrupt the Waledac botnet. According to program manager Jeff Williams, the take-down “effectively decimated” the botnet, severing communications between around 90,000 infected computers and the control servers. “While it is still too early to know […] More

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