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Schaumburg, IL, October 15 - Motorola Solutions now offers government and public safety customers expanded cybersecurity services to help protect against cyber attacks, especially as they share information across agencies and work together to solve crimes.
Perceptics awarded contract by Canadian Govt to install next generation license plate readers at all passenger vehicle primary inspection borders
Farragut, TN, October 21 - Perceptics, LLC announced today that it was awarded on July 15th, 2015, a key contract by the Government of Canada to install Perceptions next generation License Plate Readers (LPR’s) at over 165 Canadian border primary vehicle inspection lanes. The 2MP Checkpoint Plate Reader offers a host of technologically advanced features that provide personnel at border checkpoints superior images with over 95% license plate read rate accuracy (Character with State/Provincial ID) in all weather conditions.
October 19, 2015 - RADA Electronic Industries Ltd. – a leading defense electronics contractor specialized in the development, production, and sale of Tactical Land Radars – will demonstrate proven counter-UAV capabilities. The company will display four (4) derivatives of the MHR family (MHR, pMHR, eMHR and ieMHR) at the upcoming Seoul ADEX exhibition.
Washington, DC. October 12 - At this year's Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting, Lockheed Martin unveiled a new capability that will allow users to detect and counter emerging threats from Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). The solution, ICARUS™, was designed to operate defensively in various threat environments.
Schaumburg, IL, October 20 - Responding to law enforcement demand, Motorola Solutions is transforming body-worn cameras and digital evidence management with the debut of its first-ever, three-in-one combination body-worn video camera, radio speaker and microphone along with a new, cloud-based content management system.
Palo Alto, CA, October 16 - Just as with any news, the more you hear about it, the more complacent you may become and start to tune out the warnings. With frequent reports about massive data breaches, you may think it won't happen to you, or since it hasn't happened yet, you don't need to worry. Some experts say such "complacency is strangling our cyber initiatives."
Hill Air Force Base, UT, - Base officials and the Top of Utah community officially welcomed the F-35 Lightning II at a ceremony here Oct. 14, an event that formally marked the beginning of F-35 operations for the 388th and 419th Fighter Wings.
Dallas, TX - CEDIA EXPO, Booth 2900 - October 15 - The Z-Wave Alliance, a global consortium of 325 member companies supporting the Z-Wave Wireless IoT standard, will host the Z-Wave Pavilion at CEDIA 2015. With over 1400 certified products and more than 40 million devices installed worldwide, Z-Wave continues to be the wireless technology of choice for the home security and smart home markets.
Nashville, TN, October 14 - One market that was not significantly impacted by the economic downturn was transportation. In fact, the long-term outlook for the transportation industry is estimated to be USD 46.72 Billion in 2015 and is projected to reach USD 138.76 Billion by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 24.3% from 2015 to 2020.1
Denver, CO, October 19 - Lockheed Martin is upgrading the battle command system that directs flying operations for all airborne assets of the U.S. Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps, including fighters, bombers, tankers, unmanned aerial vehicles, helicopters and cruise missiles.
The U.S. Air Force awarded Lockheed Martin a contract to update the Air Tasking Order Management System (ATOMS), which allows commanders to deploy air assets, execute air tasking orders and direct joint U.S. air operations through centralized planning.