DARPA Seeks Proposals For Hybrid Analog-Digital Computing Architectures

Over the past half century, as supercomputers got faster and more powerful, computer simulations became ever more accurate and useful. But in recent years even the best computer architectures haven’t been able...

AT&T Awarded Contract Worth Up To $74.6M

AT&T was awarded a contract worth up to $74.6 million over five years, if all options are exercised, from the Defense Information Systems Agency. The company will provide secure telecom services that support U.S....

State Of Delaware Adopting Blockchain

The State of Delaware has launched an initiative to embrace blockchain technology.  "Smart contracts offer a powerful and innovative way to streamline cumbersome back-office procedures, lower transactional costs for consumers and businesses, and...

FTC Identity Theft Complaints Up 50 Percent – More Than 490,000

"The FTC received more than 490,000 identity theft complaints in 2015, which represents a 50% increase from 2014," said Scott Gray, vice president of information technology and security solutions at Lockheed...

Raytheon Snags $7.8M DARPA Contract To Make Software Last 100 Years

Raytheon BBN Technologies, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Raytheon, is developing methods to make mobile applications viable for up to 100 years; despite changes in hardware, operating system upgrades and supporting services....

PARC Secures DARPA Atoms To Products (A2P) Contract To Build Micro-Assembly Printer

PARC has secured a contract from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to develop an assembly manufacturing system – Micro-Assembly Printer – giving designers the ability to print nanotechnology-enabled macroscopic objects, where the “ink” is made...

Lockheed Martin Awarded $154M Navy Electronic Warfare Contract

The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin a $154 million contract to upgrade the fleet's electronic warfare defenses against evolving threats, such as anti-ship missiles. Under the low-rate initial production contract for...

Black Box Awarded $103M IT Managed Services Deal

Technology solutions provider Black Box has been awarded an eight-year, $103 million managed services agreement by Miami-Dade County for the Miami-Dade Aviation Department (MDAD). The agreement—which includes two, one-year options for...

Intel, Cray Working On World’s Most Powerful Supercomputer With DoE

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF) has awarded Intel Federal, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Intel Corporation, a contract to deliver two next-generation supercomputers to Argonne National...

U.S. Army Using IBM Cloud For Logistics Systems

The U.S. Army is using IBM Hybrid Cloud to power one of the largest logistics systems in the U.S. federal government. The system is designed to connect the IBM Cloud to the Army's...

Northrop Grumman Awarded $73.6 Million DISA Task Order

Northrop Grumman has been awarded a task order by the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) to continue on the Acropolis and Sensor Operations program - a capability that protects DISA-managed networks...

Las Vegas Police Deploys $26M Motorola Communications Solutions

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD) has implemented a $26 million Project 25 communications system from Motorola Solutions. LVMPD also signed an 11-year, $31 million lifecycle management and support services agreement for systems...

IRS Signs $50M Application Development Platform Deal With MicroPact

MicroPact was awarded a blanket purchase agreement with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The agency selected MicroPact's entellitrak as an application development platform to meet its case management solutions. As part of the...

Port Of Portland Selects Aurigo Masterworks Project Management Software

The Port of Portland, Oregon, America's fourth largest export port on the west coast, has selected Aurigo Masterworks as its new capital project portfolio management software, that will be deployed over...

L-3 Wins NSA Contracts Worth $367M

L-3 Communications was awarded two National Security Agency (NSA) Enterprise Program Management (EPM) contracts worth a total of $367.3 million. The five-year contracts provide systems engineering, acquisition planning, program management and financial...