Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 04/12/2017

BAE Eyes Prototype Design, Test, Integration Task Orders Under Army Contract; DeEtte Gray Comments

BAE Systems is in line to provide design, test and integration support for space, high-altitude and missile defense technology prototypes to the U.S. Army‘s Space and Missile Defense Command and Army Forces Strategic Command…
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General Dynamics Obtains CBP FOC Status for Remote Video Surveillance Platform

General Dynamics has obtained full operating capability status from the Department of Homeland Security’s Customs and Border Protection agency for a company-built remote video surveillance platform…
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NTT Group Launches Threat Intelligence Center to Help Address Global Security Challenges

NTT Group has established a Global Threat Intelligence Center in a push to increase coordination and collaboration of the company’s intelligence resources intended to help clients address security challenges worldwide…
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Mayer Brown Partner John Sullivan to Be Nominated as Deputy Secretary of State

President Donald Trump will nominate John Sullivan, a partner at Washington, D.C.-based law firm Mayer Brown, as deputy secretary of the State Department, Politico reported Tuesday. Cristiano Lima writes Sullivan will serve as second-in-command to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and bring his experience in the federal government to his post once confirmed…
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Crossmatch to Help IARPA Develop Presentation Attack Detection Tech

Crossmatch has landed a $5.8 million contract from the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Agency to develop technologies that will work to detect spoofing attempts in biometric identification systems…
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Druva Cloud Data Protection Tech Gets FedRAMP ‘In Process’ Designation

Druva‘s cloud-based data protection technology offering has received “in process” status under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program. The designation is for the Druva inSync platform and reflects the company’s commitment to meet federal government security requirements for data availability management and information governance across cloud applications, Druva said Tuesday…
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Tech Firms Urge NIST to Include Vulnerability Disclosure Processes in Cybersecurity Framework

A coalition of security companies and advocacy groups has called on the National Institute of Standards and Technology to incorporate best practices on digital vulnerability disclosures into the agency’s updated Cybersecurity Framework, Nextgov reported Tuesday…
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Motorola Solutions to Debut Public Safety Mobile Apps Suite

Motorola Solutions will launch a suite of mobile applications designed to help public safety personnel communicate and collaborate with each other. The company said Tuesday the portfolio comprises the Messaging, Mapping, WAVE and Telephony apps…
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Carey Smith: Parsons to Expand MDA Mission Support Under Potential $385M Award

Parsons will provide advisory, technical, engineering and management support services to the Missile Defense Agency‘s ballistic missile defense system under a potential five-year, $385 million contract awarded in March…
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DARPA Calls for New Military Tech Concepts

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency will host a virtual Proposers Day on May 3-4 to discuss an upcoming broad agency announcement that will seek proposals for “innovative” military technologies…
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VIDEO: Splendid US Air Force Northrop T-38 Talon In Action During Formation Flight

Video featuring several Northrop T-38 Talon jet trainer during close formation flight over U.S. state of Georgia territory.
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