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Vidisco received the Platinum Award in the “Best Explosives/ID/Contraband Detection” category of GSN’s 2013 Border Security Awards. The company has been focusing exclusively on portable X-ray systems...

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Thu, 2017-05-25 07:00 PM
Cambridge, UK, May 23 --Darktrace, the leader in Enterprise Immune System technology, has today announced that 451 Research has published a glowing report about Darktrace, in which it calls the...
Wed, 2017-05-24 09:10 AM
BALTIMORE – May 23, 2017 – The U.S. Army selected Northrop Grumman Corporation’s (NYSE: NOC) Highly Adaptable Multi-Mission Radar (HAMMR) to demonstrate its multi-mission capability at the 2017...
Fri, 2017-05-19 03:16 PM

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MCLEAN, VA May 17, 2017 A reliable connection to a communications network can be challenging on land—and even more so when at sea. The U.S. Navy’s Tactical Networks Program Office (PMW 160) is...
Thu, 2017-05-18 10:15 AM
ST. PAUL, MN May 18, 2017 The U.S. Army has accepted two 3M™ products to equip soldiers with hearing protection and auditory situational awareness. The 3M Personal Safety Division has received...
Thu, 2017-05-18 09:50 AM
MELVILLE, NY May 15, 2017 Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) announced today that its Maryland-based subsidiary, TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS), through its Command & Control...
Thu, 2017-05-18 09:44 AM
NAMPA, ID Adaptive Tactical, LLC, manufacturers of innovative firearm stocks, magazines, conversion kits and accessories, is pleased to announce that its popular EX Performance Adjustable M4-Style...
Thu, 2017-05-18 09:34 AM
TAMPA. May 16, 2017 The TW-950 TSM Shadow™ is the newest tactical radio for networking solutions by TrellisWare Technologies, Inc. (http://www.trellisware.com), providing expanded frequency ranges,...
Wed, 2017-05-17 09:57 AM
TAMPA, May 15, 2017 Battelle will feature its revolutionary counter-UAS device, a virtual demo of a large unmanned underwater vehicle, an active, in-flight ice protection system and expertly...
Wed, 2017-05-17 09:51 AM
ESSEX JUNCTION, VT May 16, 2017 Designed and built in conjunction with Special Operations Forces (SOF) users, Revision Military’s new Caiman Head System reinforces the Company’s standing as the world...
Wed, 2017-05-17 09:38 AM
RESTON, VA May 15, 2017 iGov, an employee-owned company and provider of C4I systems and support programs, announced today our participation in the Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC...
Tue, 2017-05-16 09:07 AM

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DULLES, VA May 15, 2017 Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, announced today that the company has received contracts valued at $53 million to produce large...
Tue, 2017-05-16 09:00 AM

Lemmo

ORLANDO, May 15, 2017 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) received a delivery order from the U.S. Air Force to provide Sniper® Advanced Targeting Pods (ATP) to the Kuwait Air Force for its F/A-18C/D Hornet...

Commentary and Opinions

National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU) President and CEO Dan Berger renewed the association’s push for national data security and breach notification standards for retailers amid news of a possible data breach at Chick-fil-A chain restaurants.
The law firm representing ten families -- nine of whom lost family members in the Sandy Hook shooting, along with a teacher who was shot multiple times but survived -- has said they have initiated a lawsuit against the manufacturer, distributor, and seller of the Bushmaster AR-15 rifle used in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012. The lawsuit alleges negligence and wrongful death.
Using data from 4,000 U.S. armed services personnel, a forensic anatomist has found that people are more easily and accurately identified by their body measurements than their facial features -- even through clothing.Teghan Lucas, University of Adelaide PhD student, says that “body recognition,” using just eight measurements, can reduce the chance of finding someone with duplicate measurements to one in a quintillion.
With more than 10 million purported attempts to break into Pentagon systems and servers each day, it was not surprising when the White House confirmed that individuals thought to be working for the Russian government attempted to hack its servers.
From emptying classified trash in the Pentagon to providing state-of-the-art security monitoring for America’s most important military installations, private sector contractors are instrumental to securing the nation’s most precious resources -- our sons and daughters.
 

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HySecurity’s HydraWedge SM50 and StrongArm M30 made a huge splash among the 30,000 ASIS security show attendees at the Anaheim Convention Center in September. ...

Ashburn, VA, October 29 - Curtiss-Wright Corporation today announced that its Defense Solutions division, in collaboration with Harris Government Communications Syste...

Wilsonville, OR, October 22 - FLIR Systems, Inc. today announced the launch of the Fido® X2, the latest addition to its leading-edge Fido X-Series handheld explosives...

Poway, CA, October 23 - CohuHD Costar’s 4260HD camera positioning system combines crystal clear HD image quality, bandwidth efficient H.264 compression, smooth variab...

Aberdeen, WA, October 12 - The competitively awarded contract has been shared between three armor manufactures to satisfy U.S. Army Security Assistance Command's (USA...