Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 06/15/2017

Virtustream, Pivotal Forge Cloud-Based App Deployment Partnership

Dell Technologies’ Virtustream business has teamed up with Pivotal to deliver an enterprise-grade cloud service offering to clients that use the Pivotal Cloud Foundry platform to build and field applications in hybrid cloud environments…
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SAIC’s Tony Moraco Expects Increased Govt Contracting Activity for Fiscal 2017

Tony Moraco, CEO of Science Applications International Corp., has said he expects an increase in government contracting activity as federal agencies move to obligate funds for the rest of fiscal year 2017, FCW reported Wednesday…
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David Boyle, Craig Park Take VP Roles at Salient CRGT’s Civilian Services Group

David Boyle, a 17-year General Dynamics veteran, has joined Salient CRGT as vice president of design and technology innovation within the civilian services group’s enterprise transformation division…
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Report: DARPA, Boeing to Test, Launch Reusable Spaceplane at Cape Canaveral

Rick Weiss, a spokesperson for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, has said Cape Canaveral in Florida will serve as the site for flight tests and launch operations for a hypersonic aircraft to be developed under DARPA’s Experimental Spaceplane program, Spaceflight Now reported Tuesday…
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2 Boeing Subsidiaries Partner for VIP Flight Services to Air Mobility Command

A team composed of Boeing subsidiaries Tapestry Solutions and Jeppesen has secured a potential five-year, $28 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide  executive airlift flight dispatch services to the Air Mobility Command…
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Gigamon to Offer Visibility Platform on AWS Govt Cloud; Dennis Reilly Comments

Gigamon has launched its visibility platform on Amazon Web Services‘ GovCloud environment to help public sector organizations manage and secure sensitive data and regulated workloads. Gigamon said Tuesday the availability of the Visibility offering builds on the company’s push to offer first-to-market services in the AWS Cloud as well as efforts to achieve a public sector partner status with AWS…
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Varley Group to Help Build Portable Ground Facilities for Deployed Air Force F-35 Support Crews

Varley Group has received a $37.5 million contract to collaborate with Lockheed Martin on the design and development of portable ground facilities for U.S. Air Force  personnel deployed overseas to support the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program…
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VSE to Repair, Maintain Ground Equipment at USAF Facility in Japan

VSE has received a potential three-year, $22.3 million task order to help the U.S. Air Force repair and maintain aerospace ground and support equipment at the service branch’s Kadena Air Base in Japan…
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AWS Unveils ‘City on a Cloud’ Innovation Challenge Winners; Teresa Carlson Comments

Amazon Web Services has selected 19 winners for its 2017 AWS City on a Cloud Innovation Challenge to highlight local and regional governments’ contribution to develop technologies for citizens around the world…
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VIDEO: Deployable Ship Integration Multitouch System (DSIMS)

The Office of Naval Research (ONR) TechSoultions-sponsored DSIMS is a software based operational planning tool for the aircraft handling officer to use aboard aviation capable ships to conduct off-line planning and training without interrupting the common operational picture provided by a physical Ouija board or current Aviation Data Management And Control System (ADMACS) Flight Deck Management System (FDMS)…
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