Posts from GovCon Daily 09/27/2016

OGSystems Joins Leidos’ Army Geospatial Data Mgmt Contract Team; Omar Balkissoon Comments

OGSystems has partnered with Leidos to provide data processing support services to the U.S. Army‘s High-Resolution 3D Geospatial Information program under a potential five-year, $777 million task order…
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General Atomics Unveils Mechanical Arm for DARPA Gremlins UAS Program; Chris Pehrson Comments

General Atomics has rolled out a mechanical arm for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency‘s Gremlins program in search of a launch-and-recovery system for unmanned aerial systems in-flight, Breaking Defense reported Monday…
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BAE Builds Electronic Warfare Tool Under DARPA Contract; Joshua Niedzwiecki Comments

BAE Systems has launched a new portable sensor system designed to perform tactical situational awareness functions for soldiers through detection and analysis of radiofrequency signals. BAE said Tuesday it developed the electronic warfare platform under a contract with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency in support of DARPA’s Cognitive radio Low-energy signal Analysis Sensor ICs program and Computational Leverage Against Surveillance Systems initiative…
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ULA Launches Atlas V Attachment Bracket Design Challenge; Tory Bruno Comments

United Launch Alliance, a joint venture of Boeing and Lockheed Martin, has introduced a competition that seeks to encourage participants to develop a launch support attachment bracket for ULA’s Atlas V rocket…
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Ashton Carter: DoD Aims to Build Up Defense Strategy Through Nuclear Deterrence Sustainment

Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has said the Defense Department will work to invest and sustain the U.S. nuclear deterrence enterprise that serves as the foundation of the country’s defense strategy, DoD News reported Monday…
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NCI to Provide IT Services to Army Southeast Regional Network Enterprise Center

NCI has secured a potential two-year, $11 million task order to provide information technology services to the U.S. Army‘s Southeast Regional Network Enterprise Center at Fort Stewart in Georgia…
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Grant Thornton: Gov’t CIOs Face Challenges in IT Workforce, Management, Processes

Grant Thornton‘s public sector business has released two annual surveys that show government information technology executives want to boost IT workforce recruitment and address challenges in IT infrastructure, management and processes…
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Premier Survey: Health System Leaders Begin Strategies for Potential Zika Outbreak

Charlotte, North Carolina-based healthcare strategies developer Premier has found that U.S. hospitals conduct patient education, staff training, screening, surveillance and reporting to prepare for a potential outbreak of the Zika virus…
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Microsoft Intros New Security, Cloud, Intelligence Tools for IT Professionals

Microsoft has introduced new cloud, security and intelligence platforms and services designed to help information technology professionals address network security threats and meet their organizations’ digital transformation objectives…
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Australia’s 1st Hobart-Class Air Warfare Destroyer Completes Initial At-Sea Tests

A partnership between Australia’s defense department, shipbuilding company ASC and Raytheon‘s Australian subsidiary has completed phase one trials for the first of the country’s three Hobart-class destroyers, The Lead South Australia reported Monday…
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