Tag Archives: physical security

DARPA Plans 5-Year Physical Security Support Contract

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has detailed the contractor support services requirement of its security and intelligence directorate through a presolicitation notice posted Wednesday on the FedBizOpps website. DARPA SID needs support to develop, implement, maintain and continuously update programs to help the agency secure its workforce, information and properties, according …

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SAP NS2’s Mark Testoni: Presidential Inauguration Can Present Cyber, Physical Security Challenges

SAP National Security Services CEO Mark Testoni has said he believes the inauguration of Donald Trump as U.S. president can present a three-fold challenge to authorities as they work to ensure both physical and cyber security, Fox News reported Thursday. Testoni told Fox News in an email that authorities have responsibilities to protect the physical location …

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DHS Certifies Alion Risk Assessment Tool for Federal Facility Usage; Terri Spoonhour Comments

Alion Science and Technology has received a certification from the Department of Homeland Security’s Interagency Security Committee for the company’s risk assessment tool to use at federal facilities located outside a military base. Alion’s CounterMeasures has been approved to incorporate the DHS ISC standards for security measures and protection from insider …

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Army Engineers Eye Industry Support for DoD’s Post-Chattanooga Building Security Initiative

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers wants industry partners to support a potential $80 million Defense Department investment for physical security updates at close to 900 recruiting centers across 70 metropolitan areas, Military Times reported Wednesday. Jeff Schogol writes the Corps plans to install cubical walls with ballistic protection at a capacity to stop 7.62-millimeter rounds as …

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Versar to Continue System Design & Implementation Support for FAA Under Contract Modification

Versar has landed a $47.8 million contract modification from the Federal Aviation Administration to provide continued physical security design and implementation support under the Security System Design and Integration program. The company said Wednesday the original contract was awarded to the former Johnson Controls Security Systems, which Versar acquired from Johnson Controls in …

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Telos, George Washington University Enter Analytics R&D Partnership for Cybersecurity

Telos and George Washington University have agreed to jointly build data analytics tools and algorithmic methods in an effort to help U.S. organizations to secure cyber and physical infrastructure assets. The university also plans to open a data analytics research center at its science and technology campus in Northern Virginia under …

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