Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 04/28/2017

Glen Post to Lead Senior Leadership Team of Future CenturyLink-Level 3 Combined Firm

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has named the executives that will form the senior leadership team of the future combined company that will result from its planned $34 billion purchase of Level 3 Communications (NYSE: LVLT)…
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BWXT Subsidiary Awarded $142M Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program Contract Options for Fuel Manufacturing

Nuclear Fuel Services, a BWX Technologies subsidiary, has received $141.7 million in exercised contract options from the U.S. Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program to provide continued development, decommissioning and fuel manufacturing support for the country’s aircraft carriers and nuclear submarines…
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IBM Launches 4 US Data Centers in Cloud Footprint Expansion Push

IBM has opened four new cloud data centers in U.S. to address the demand for cloud infrastructure that can support access to services such as internet of things, blockchain, quantum computing and cognitive technology…
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Ball Aerospace to Build Cryostat for NASA-Funded Interstellar Observatory; Jim Oschmann Comments

NASA has selected Ball Aerospace to design and develop a cryostat for a science mission that aims to measure emissions from the interstellar medium and study the life cycle of interstellar gas in the Milky Way…
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CIA General Counsel Nominee Courtney Elwood Targets IC Contractor Workforce, Cyber Issues

Courtney Elwood, nominee for the CIA general counsel post, looks to address contractor and cyber-related issues facing the intelligence community after she is confirmed by the Senate, Federal News Radio reported Thursday…
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Guardtime to Integrate Cyber Elements into Lockheed’s Software Devt, Systems Engineering Processes

Guardtime‘s federal business has been chosen by Lockheed Martin to help incorporate blockchain technology and other cyber elements into the latter’s software development, supply chain risk management and systems engineering efforts…
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Planck Aerosystems, Asymmetric Technologies to Develop Small UAS Platforms for CBP

The Department of Homeland Security has awarded Planck Aerosystems and Asymmetric Technologies separate contracts worth up to $352,000 combined to develop small unmanned aerial systems and related platforms in support of the Customs and Border Protection’s operations…
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RSA Security Inks Cyber Threat Data Sharing Agreement With NATO

Dell Technologies’ RSA Security business and the NATO Communications and Information Agency have agreed to exchange cyber threat data in an effort to build up situational awareness and safeguard networks from vulnerabilities…
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Motorola Solutions, RapidSOS to Deliver Smartphone Location Info for 9-1-1 Calls

Motorola Solutions and RapidSOS have partnered in an effort to provide precise location information for U.S. 9-1-1 calls made through smartphones. RapidSOS will deliver location information through Motorola’s Emergency CallWorks CallStation software which works to support emergency call-taking and mapping, Motorola said Wednesday…
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US Navy Taps Canadian Commercial Corp. for Electro-Optics Sensor Procurement IDIQ

Canadian Commercial Corp. has been awarded a potential $49.6 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract by the U.S. Navy to provide electro-optics sensor systems for the Military Sealift Command Situational Awareness System program…
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VIDEO: U.S. land-based intercontinental ballistic missile Minuteman III Operational Test Launch

On April 26 Airmen from F.E. Warren, Offutt and Vandenberg air force bases conducted an operational test launch of an unarmed minuteman three missile. Today’s test launch used an intercontinental ballistic missile pulled randomly from a silo on F…
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