Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 03/07/2017

Former CMS Official Teresa Titus-Howard Named Federal Health Solutions VP at Telligen

Teresa Titus-Howard, a former official within the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, has joined Iowa-based healthcare intelligence firm Telligen as vice president of federal health solutions…
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Hughes to Provide Satcom Support for General Atomics’ Predator B RPA; Rick Lober Comments

General Atomics‘ aeronautical systems business has partnered with Hughes Network Systems to update the satellite communications system of the Predator B remotely piloted aircraft. Hughes said Monday it will provide customized airborne modems for Predator B’s SkyGuardian variant as part of a contract with General Atomics…
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Army Vet Ole Knudson Joins Orbital ATK as Precision Weapons Segment Senior Director

Ole Knudson, a retired U.S. Army major general and former deputy director of the Missile Defense Agency, has been named senior director of precision weapons at Orbital ATK‘s (NYSE: OA) armament systems division…
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Microsoft Adds Big Data, Analytics, Visualization Tools to Azure Govt Cloud

Microsoft has added two big data and visualization tools to the company’s Azure Government cloud platform. Tom Keane, a Microsoft general manager, wrote in a blog post published Monday the HDInsight and Power BI offerings are designed to help government agencies manage, analyze and visualize huge quantities of data in Azure…
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Northrop Delivers Fifth AEHF Satellite Payload to Lockheed; Cyrus Dhalla Comments

Lockheed Martin has received a fifth payload comprised of anti-jamming, cyber attack protection, detection and intercept technologies from Northrop Grumman under a U.S. Air Force satellite program that aims to facilitate communications between military leaders and the White House…
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Lockheed-Built GOES-16 Satellite Instruments Record Continuous Lightning, Solar Storm Data

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has unveiled the first images from two Lockheed Martin-built space instruments onboard a weather monitoring satellite that was launched in November last year…
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NAVAIR Master Chief Shaun Brahmsteadt Assigned to DLA as Senior Enlisted Leader

Shaun Brahmsteadt, a more than 31-year U.S. Navy veteran and master chief at the Naval Air Systems Command, has been appointed to succeed Army Sgt. Maj. Charles Tobin as command senior enlisted leader of the Defense Logistics Agency…
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PEMDAS to Develop Atmospheric Sensing, Prediction Tech for Army

Blue Storm Associates, doing business as PEMDAS Technologies and Innovation, has secured a potential $49.5 million contract to help the U.S. Army develop an atmospheric sensing and prediction platform…
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Aerojet Rocketdyne’s Electric Propulsion Subsystem Supports Mission of Boeing-Built Intelsat Satellite

Aerojet Rocketdyne has provided the rocket engines that Intelsat‘s Boeing-built 33e communications satellite currently uses to perform in-flight maneuvers as the satellite begins operations. The rocket and missile propulsion manufacturer said Friday the satellite, which is part of the Intelsat Epic Next Generation series, is equipped with its 100-volt electric propulsion thrusters and the MR-111C and MR-106L monopropellant hydrazine engines…
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VIDEO: Contested Environments

Near-peer threats, technology affordability and rapid changes in the cyber domain are driving trends as our customers struggle to operate in contested environments. Harris is uniquely suited to help address these threats due to technology leaps we’ve made to address the changing battlespace…
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