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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.
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.
ARLINGTON, VA March 6, 2017 CACI International Inc (NYSE:CACI) announced today that it has been awarded a task order, with a potential value of $190 million, to support the Department of Defense’s Joint Service Provider (JSP) Information Technology Service Delivery Support Requirement program. The three-year, six-month task order, originally won under the Alliant contract vehicle in the fourth quarter of CACI’s Fiscal Year 2016, represents new business in the company's Enterprise IT market area.
Axway API Gateway earns Common Criteria certification, meets requirements to conduct government business
PHOENIX March 2, 2017 – Axway (Euronext: AXW.PA),a catalyst for transformation, today announced that it has received the access control and policy management Common Criteria certification for Axway API Gateway, meeting the latest requirements from the U.S. Federal Government to conduct business within government and international agencies and other highly regulated industries. Axway API Gateway is the only product in the web access control category to meet the strict requirements for achieving Common Criteria certification.
AUSTIN, TX Feb. 27, 2017 Today Hypori, a leader in secure mobility, announced it has obtained the Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) 140-2 Level 1 certification for cryptographic modules from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), making it the first virtual mobile infrastructure (VMI) provider to receive the difficult certification for a virtual mobile device.
HUNTSVILLE, AL Feb. 28, 2017 Abaco Systems today announced the rugged R15-MPCIE MIL-STD-1553 Mini PCI Express® card and RAR-MPCIE ARINC 429 Mini PCI Express card. Characterized by their first-to-market hard tie screw-in high retention rugged connector, they are ideal for harsh environments in which shock and vibration can create reliability challenges. Both units are also very small (30mm x 50.95 mm x 4.7mm) and lightweight for applications deployed in highly-constrained platforms where SWaP (size, weight and power) need to be minimized.