Monday, June 18, 2018

Contracts

DHS awards Factom $192k for blockchain tech

The Department of Homeland Security has awarded $192,380 to Factom to begin beta testing of a capability that uses blockchain technology to secure IoT data.

Comtech receives $6 million contract to provide managed network services

Comtech has received $6 million in funded orders from a DoD contractor to provide managed network services, said the company in a statement. 

IBM acquires Oniqua Holdings

IBM has acquired Oniqua Holdings, an inventory optimization software company headquartered in Denver, U.S., with offices in Brisbane, Australia. 

Leidos awarded GSA IT services contract

Leidos was awarded a prime contract by the General Services Administration (GSA) to provide global information technology (IT) product and services under the GSA Alliant 2 Government-wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC).

Fortinet signs information sharing agreement with INTERPOL

Cybersecurity solutions company Fortinet has formalized its threat sharing with INTERPOL, the company said in a statement. 

Solace partners with Dell Boomi

Solace has inked a global partnership with cloud integration and workflow automation software company Dell Boomi, to deliver an event-driven integration platform as a service (iPaaS) for hybrid and multi-cloud enterprise integration.

SAIC awarded position on the GSA Alliant 2 GWAC Contract

SAIC was awarded a position on the General Services Administration’s Alliant 2 Governmentwide Acquisition Contract to provide IT support services.

Workday to acquire Adaptive Insights

Workday has acquired Adaptive Insights, a cloud-based platform for modernizing business planning, for approximately $1.55 billion.

Comcast’s machineQ and Neptune collaborate on IoT solution

Comcast’s Internet of Things (IoT) service, machineQ, and water technology company, Neptune Technology Group, have collaborated on an IoT solution on advanced water metering and infrastructure (AMI).

DARPA awards BAE Systems $4.2 million conflict modeling software contract

The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is sponsoring BAE Systems to develop software that the company says will aid military planners in understanding and addressing the complex dynamics that drive conflicts around the world.

American Water using Hortonworks data management

Publicly traded water utility company American Water is using global data management platforms from Hortonworks, said the companies in a statement.

ISG awarded IT services contract by Texas

Information Services Group (ISG) has been awarded a Deliverables-Based Information Technology Services (DBITS) contract by the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR).

U.S. Air Force awards Harris $130 million IDIQ contract for video data link radios

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Harris  a five-year, $130 million ceiling, single-award IDIQ contract to develop and deliver Hand Held Video Data Link (HH-VDL) radios.

Comtech receives $3.7 million funding for BFT-2 program

Comtech was awarded a contract modification totaling $3.7 million from the Consortium Management Group to support the U.S. Army Project Manager Mission Command (“PM MC”) and the Blue Force Tracking 2 (“BFT-2”) program.

Navarino partnering with Intelesat for maritime technology

Maritime technology company Navarino is collaborating with Intelesat to add its connectivity services to Navarino's portfolio of connectivity solutions.