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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.
Santa Clara, CA, November 13 - Magellan showcased its new "Return to Route" (RTR) navigation technology and comprehensive lineup of fleet navigation solutions at the Connected Fleets show in Atlanta Nov. 16-17. Designed specifically for commercial fleet services where it is important that a single stop is never missed, such as school and public transport buses, sanitation disposal services, pickup and delivery services, and snowplows, Magellan's Return to Route (RTR) technology ensures that drivers never miss a single stop.
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Government Security News is pleased to announce the Winners and Finalists in its seventh annual Homeland Security Awards. As in previous years, the awards program was divided into three basic categories: Best Vendors of IT Security Products and Solutions; Best Vendors of Physical Security Products and Solutions, and acknowledgement of the Most Notable Programs, Projects and Initiatives of Federal, State, County and Municipal Government Agencies and Departments.
General Dynamics radios and secure wireless network support new deployable landing system for U.S. Air Force
Fairfax, VA, November 12 - General Dynamics Mission Systems' radios will provide the communications for the new U.S. Air Force Deployable Instrument Landing System (D-ILS). The system, built by Thales, will give pilots the precision guidance they need to land at locations where the existing air traffic control system is unavailable or where no infrastructure exists, including temporary airfields in austere, isolated locations.
Northbrook, IL, November 2015 - For powerful sound coverage that stands up to water, dust, heat, and cold, AmpliVox Sound Systems proudly introduces the new Made in the USA Pro Marine Megaphone, model WP609R. This unique megaphone with rechargeable battery pack can go anywhere on land or water, with state-of-the-art design that makes it completely waterproof and dustproof.
Plymouth, MA, November 4 - Avwatch, Inc. has been awarded a civilian license for the business use of a high-tech app, developed by the military, for applications that include first responder, emergency management and environmental protection.
Engility wins $49 million contract to support advanced technical communications systems for U.S. Northern Command
Chantilly, VA, November 3 - Engility Holdings, Inc., today announced it has been awarded a $49 million contract to provide and support advanced technical communications systems for the U.S. Northern Command (USNORTHCOM), serving the Department of Defense, civil first responders, homeland defense operations and disaster relief activities. These systems enable secure and non-secure data, voice, and video services that scale from a single operator to Joint Task Forces with hundreds of supported users.
McLean, VA, November 2 - MCR Federal, LLC (MCR) is pleased to announce that the company has been awarded a three-year, $50 million (approximately) single-award IDIQ contract for the Support Service Contract Area 3 (SSC/3) to the NATO Communications and Information Agency (NCI Agency).