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Melbourne, FL, August 20 - Harris Corporation has received a $97 million order to provide the U.S. Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) with self protection jammers for the integrated defensive electronic countermeasures (IDECM) program. The order was received during the fourth quarter of Harris’ fiscal 2015.
“The ALQ-214 is one of the most capable airborne jamming systems ever built.”
Burlington, MA, August 24 - Acronis®, a global leader in cloud data protection, today announced that the U.S. Air Force has given Acronis Access Advanced the Authority To Operate (ATO) on its networks. Acronis is the first Secure Mobile Content Management provider to obtain an ATO by the U.S. Department of Defense.
Washington, DC, August 21 - Constellation West, a leading provider of mission-critical technology solutions for the U.S. government and one of the fastest-growing service-disabled veteran-owned, women-owned, small disadvantaged businesses in the country, announced today it has been awarded the Space and Missile Defense Advisory and Assistance Services (SMDA2S) IDIQ from the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command as a subcontractor to Boecore Inc. The contract has a ceiling value of $496 million over a five-year period.
US Federal Contractor Registration: Navy releases camera equipment solicitation on FedBizOpps (FBO) in North Carolina
Washington, DC, August 21 - The United States Federal Government as of 08/12/2015 has 480 open Solicitations in North Carolina where they are currently seeking out properly registered government contractors. According to the new USA Spending website, the federal government has so far spent over $371 billion in government contracts over the course of 1,626,377 government transactions in 2015. Currently, the United States Federal Government has spent over $3 billion on government contracts in North Carolina alone.
Pompano Beach, FL, August 21 - IC Realtime, a global innovator of advanced video surveillance technology, today launched ICMyCloud, a convenient and secure off-site video surveillance storage option for residential and commercial applications. Compatible with the brand’s vast lineup of video surveillance cameras and recorders, the service starts at $7.99 per month per channel, with slight up-charges based on options selected. Each channel activation earns the dealer a recurring monthly commission from IC Realtime. The brand is offering end-users a free 30-day tr
Minneapolis, MN, August 18 - Banner Engineering announces its industry-recognized Q4X laser distance sensor is now available with analog output. Featuring 4-20mA and 0-10 V output options, the Q4X analog models expand the variety of applications Banner’s Q4X laser distance sensor can solve, including fill level indication, part positioning, roll diameter, loop control and thickness/height verification.
Washington, DC, August 19 - Ten years after Hurricane Katrina formed in the Atlantic, construction of NASA's next-generation hurricane-observing satellite mission now is underway in Texas.
NASA's Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS) mission, a constellation of eight microsatellites, will improve hurricane forecasting by making measurements of ocean surface winds in and near the eye wall of tropical cyclones, typhoons and hurricanes throughout their life cycle.
Stony Brook, NY. August 18 - Applied DNA Sciences, Inc., a provider of DNA-based anti-counterfeiting technology and product authentication solutions, announced today that it has entered into a two-year contract with another U.S. government agency. Terms of the contract, including the scope of services, are confidential.
Bedford, MA, August 19 - iRobot Corp., a leader in delivering robotic technology-based solutions, today announced it received a $4 million order for the U.S. Navy for the company's model 110 FirstLook® robots and accessories. All deliveries under the order will be completed by February 2016.
Austin, TX, August 19 - A new survey of security executives at large companies in the U.S., commissioned by Raytheon|Websense, reveals that confidence in their enterprise security posture is lacking. According to the 100 security executives who participated, less than one-third (31 percent) are confident in their security posture, and only slightly more than a quarter (28 percent) feel that their communications on security metrics and posture to senior management is effective.