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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.
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.
ARLINGTON, VA April 25, 2017 Accenture Federal Services (AFS) has been awarded a contract by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to modernize, enhance and maintain over 70 TSA enterprise applications using Agile and DevOps software development practices.
HIAWATHA, IA April 21, 2017 Crystal Group Inc., a leading designer/manufacturer of rugged computer hardware announces plans for a $17.5M business expansion development in Hiawatha. The current industrial site, located at 855 Metzger Road will be completely developed for a new 111,500 square foot office and manufacturing location to expand production capacity and drive continued growth. The project will create 45 new jobs in manufacturing, engineering and sales. Crystal Group Inc. received regulatory and governmental approval and financial assistance for the project.
HIAWATHA, IA April 19, 2017 Crystal Group Inc., a leading designer/manufacturer of rugged computer hardware, has released a new white paper that shares insight on how branch military organizations and industries are utilizing hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) to better manage, provide access to, and protect valuable data collected in extreme tactical environments found in the field, at sea, in the air or in space.
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
More than 20 Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUBZone) firms participated in a showcase hosted by the Defense Information Systems Agency’s Office of Small Business Programs (OSBP) at the agency’s headquarters on Fort George G. Meade, Maryland, Feb. 27 and 28.
The event provided an opportunity for DISA employees to learn about the products and services offered by the HUBZone firms, reflecting the government’s desire to increase the percentage of federal contracting dollars that are designated for small businesses.
VIRGINIA BEACH, VA March 9, 2017 Mythics, Inc., an award winning consulting firm, managed services provider and Platinum level member of the Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), announced it has been awarded a $293,247,466 five-year enterprise software license agreement (ESLA) with the United States Air Force to provide Oracle products and services. The ESLA is designed to reduce costs by streamlining the procurement of Oracle technologies and will enable the Air Force to realize the full potential of Oracle technologies through effective tracking, deployment and use.