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  • Congressional Research Service: US Posted $36B in Foreign Weapons Sales in 2014 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Congressional Research Service: US Posted $36B in Foreign Weapons Sales in 2014

    A new Congressional Research Service report says the U.S. recorded $36.2 billion in foreign arms sales in 2014, an approximately $10 billion increase from $26.7 billion in 2013, DoD Buzz reported Monday. Brendan McGarry writes the U.S. worldwide arms transfer deals are comprised mainly of Qatar's $9.6 billion purchase of Lockheed Martin-built Patriot PAC-3 missiles, […] More

  • Corporation Service Company's Tech Supports U.S. E-Recording Milestone; Mark Rosser Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Corporation Service Company’s Tech Supports U.S. E-Recording Milestone; Mark Rosser Comments

    Corporation Service Company has deployed its technology for electronically recording real estate documents for the 1,000th U.S. county to utilize the service, CSC said Tuesday. The eRecording platform works to help county officials connect electronically with real estate companies, lenders and attorneys. Alamance County, N.C. is the latest locality that adopted CSC’s system, according to the company. […] More

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    FAA Seeks Industry Ideas for Unleaded Aircraft Gas

    The Federal Aviation Administration wants the fuel industry to submit proposals for an unleaded replacement gasoline intended for general aviation aircraft by 2018, the Washington Post reported Tuesday. Ashley Halsey writes the agency is looking to replace the 100 octane low-lead blend currently used on 167,000 non-commercial airplanes. That formula is the last of its […] More

  • Report: Amazon Web Services Helping More Than 300 Govt Agencies Move to the Cloud - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Report: Amazon Web Services Helping More Than 300 Govt Agencies Move to the Cloud

    Amazon Web Services is entering into more contracts aimed at helping federal agencies’ shift to cloud computing services with more than 300 U.S. government customers now using its cloud-based offerings, GCN.com reported Monday. The article said the company has been slowly building its reputation as a government provider, securing FedRAMP approval last month for a cloud platform […] More

  • MEADS Program Approved by National Armaments Directors - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    MEADS Program Approved by National Armaments Directors

    Lockheed Martin announced that NATO’s national armaments directors for Germany, Italy and the U.S. recently approved a contract amendment that funds two flight intercept tests of the medium extended air defense system. The firm is a subcontractor and joint venture partner of MEADS, a multinational joint venture based in Orlando. The contract calls for a […] More

  • New Survey Reveals Concerns over Cloud Security - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    New Survey Reveals Concerns over Cloud Security

    A new survey reveals insecurities in the IT community over cloud security. Trend Micro conducted the survey and found 43 percent of respondents have had security issues with their cloud providers. About 1,200 IT experts from Japan, Canada, India, German, the U.K. and the U.S. were surveyed and revealed their concerns with security in cloud […] More

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