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GSN 2012 Awards announced: White House deputy of homeland security recognized for leadership at annual gala
Hundreds of the best of the homeland security community’s federal, state and municipal government officials, government contractors, systems integrators, IT vendors and physical security product and solutions providers all came together the night of November 29 in a ballroom of the Washington, D.C. convention center to receive accolades.
The GSN awards dinner, which has become a Washington tradition over the last four years, offered a chance for the excellence and civic-minded spirit of homeland security efforts nationwide to be recognized.
The Government Security News 2012 Homeland Security Awards Program officially opened for entries on May 1, once again featuring 45 Awards in three broad Categories:Best Vendors of IT Security Products and Solutions, Best Vendors of Physical Security Products and Solutions and the 2011 Government Excellence Awards.
Government Security News has announced that its 2011 Homeland Security Awards Program will officially open for business and start accepting entries in the program’s 45 awards categories on Tuesday, April 26.
Scott Schnell, CEO, describes Video IQ’s next generation of video surveillance, where each of its high-definition cameras has video analytics plus half a year of storage with the camera itself, thus eliminating the high cost of storage and networking. According to Schnell, VideoIQ’s cameras with high-definition sensors can track up to 24 objects simultaneously and have 3X the field of view of conventional high-definition cameras with analytics.
Despite official murmurings a few months ago that the fiscal year 2011 budget request for DHS might decline slightly, the budget package unveiled on February 1 actually shows a three percent increase in “discretionary spending” by DHS in 2011, versus the prior year, and modest growth, at approximately the predicted rate of inflation, in the outer years.
NEWTON, NH April 18, 2017 HALO Maritime Defense Systems (HALO), provider of advanced engineered solutions for the security needs of strategic maritime assets, announced today that Eric Johnson has been promoted to Chief Executive Officer and that David Tolly has joined as Chief Financial Officer.
WASHINGTON April 12, 2017 Gryphon Technologies, LC was awarded a competitively bid single award contract to provide engineering support services for the Navy's Ship Self Defense System.
"We are honored to be selected to provide engineering support to the Navy's integrated warfare and combat systems program," said P.J. Braden, founder of Gryphon Technologies. "Gryphon's team of professionals will provide technical support to the Navy so they can defend our homeland and keep our country safe."
Federal Maritime Commission approves East Coast Gateway Terminal Agreement; Georgia, Virginia begin discussions
WASHINGTON April 10, 2017 The federal government on Friday gave its approval to an innovative agreement that allows the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) and the Virginia Port Authority (VPA) to begin discussing ways the two ports can share information in certain operational areas to position themselves as the U.S. East Coast's leading gateways for containerized cargo.
ASHBURN, VA April 6, 2017 SteelCloud LLC announced today that it was awarded a contract from a DoD component to deliver ConfigOS, its patented STIG remediation and RMF readiness solution, to accelerate the accreditation and deployment of their Windows 10 environment. Applications using new technologies, such as the implementation of the DoD Windows 10 SHB (Secure Host Baseline), require RMF (Risk Management Framework) accreditation, including the requirement for STIG compliance. ConfigOS impacts RMF accreditation by dramatically reducing the effort and time to build, test, and d
Kelvin Hughes, a world leader in maritime navigation and security surveillance radar, is delighted to announce that it will be supplying its SharpEye™ downmast submarine navigation radar in support of the Royal Canadian Navy’s sustainment program.