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Apple May Leave Russia as Moscow Considers Forcing Local Apps on Smartphones

July 1, 2019 @ 12:30 PM

While China is locked in a trade war with the US over Huawei, another may be brewing between Washington and Moscow in the telecom field. Smartphones made by international manufacturers such as Apple, Samsung and Huawei may be forced to pre-install applications made by local vendors if they want to...

USAF Awards Boeing $259M Contract for Weapon Planning Software

May 29, 2019 @ 08:12 AM

Boeing subsidiary Tapestry Solutions has received a 10-year contract from the United States Air Force to provide Weapon Planning Software (WPS) for numerous aircraft and weapons platforms used by US military and allied forces. The mission planning software is designed to help military customers plan every detail of a mission, including...

US DoD Awards $976 Million for COTS Software ESI Purchase Agreement

March 19, 2019 @ 05:55 AM

Advantaged Solutions, Alamo City Engineering, Carahsoft Technology Corp., and Oakland Consulting Group are awarded $976 million for Department of Defense (DoD) Enterprise Software Initiative (ESI) blanket purchase agreement (BPA) in accordance with the firms General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Supply Schedule contracts

BAE Systems Wins $80M To Provide Communications and Connectivity For US Navy...

January 16, 2019 @ 07:51 AM

BAE Systems will assist the U.S

Lockheed Martin Selects IFS Applications for $3.5B US Army Contract

December 7, 2018 @ 01:22 PM

IFS Applications and Software has won a $3.5 billion Lockheed Martin contract for 2,600 user licenses of IFS Applications modules for supply chain management, warehouse management, purchasing and other functionality

NCI Wins $22 Million to Modernize US Army Mission Command Centers

October 4, 2018 @ 02:53 PM

NCI Information Systems has been awarded a $22 million contract to modernize Home Station Mission Command Centers (HSMCCs) at nine sites across the United States and internationally. The contract has a three-year base period of performance with eight optional tasks, the company said in a statement Thursday

BAE Systems Unveils Advanced Analytics Solution To Protect Sensitive US DOD Documentation

September 18, 2018 @ 11:38 AM

BAE Systems introduced Epiphany, a new information security and risk management framework (RMF) capability, at the Air Force Associations Air, Space and Cyber Conference at National Harbor, Maryland, on Monday. Epiphany is a highly configurable solution that uses electronic workflows, centralized storage, and smart data optimization features to cut down on hours of labor and documentation and put enterprise data to work to solve agency challenges

HAL Orders Saab’s Self-Protection Systems For Dhruv Helicopters

August 8, 2018 @ 02:40 PM

Saab has received a follow-on order from Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) for the IDAS-2 self-protection suite for the Indian Armys Dhruv helicopter. The order includes the IDAS-2 (Integrated Defensive Aids Suite) and the production will take place at Saabs facility in Centurion, South Africa

Rockwell Collins Wins $90M To Supply Communications And Electronic Equipment To Saudi,...

August 8, 2018 @ 08:43 AM

The Pentagon has awarded a foreign military sales contract to Rockwell Collins to provide communications and electronic equipment and technical services to Saudi Arabia and Turkey, the Department of defense announced Tuesday. “Rockwell Collins Corp

French Aerospace manufacturer LAUAK selects IFS Applications 10 To Drive Digital Transformation

July 18, 2018 @ 05:19 PM

French LAUAK, a leading manufacturer of detail parts, subassemblies, aircraft fuselages and cockpit structures in the A&D sector, has chosen to deploy IFS Applications 10 to accelerate the companys digitalization strategy and harmonize its global business processes. LAUAK needed to replace its legacy business system with a modern solution that could keep up with the large amount of data generated by the organization

Leonardo’s Geospatial Maritime Security Platform Launched At Farnborough

July 18, 2018 @ 09:14 AM

SEonSE (Smart Eyes on the SEas), Leonardos geospatial maritime security platform, has gone live, the firm announced during the on-going Farnborough International Airshow on July 17. With the use of cloud computing and of advanced big data analysis models, SEonSE makes it possible to access in real-time, even from tablets or smartphones, customised information on what happens at sea, the companys press statement says

Russian 'Kryptonite' to Create Civilian IT Products based on Military Applications

July 13, 2018 @ 11:59 AM

Russian Rostec and Citadel have established a research and production company, ‘Kryptonite, which will create civilian IT products based on military developments in the field of information security. Initial investment in the creation of the joint venture will amount to more than 4 billion rubles (US$64 million), the company said in a statement Thursday

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