MarketsandMarkets: Govt-Focused Cloud Tech Market to Hit $18B in 4 Years

MarketsandMarkets: Govt-Focused Cloud Tech Market to Hit $18B in 4 Years

A MarketsandMarkets report estimates the value of the worldwide government cloud market to be $18.48 billion by 2018, up from $2.87 billion last year. The research firm said Thursday it… Read more »

DynCorp-NASA Team Rebuilds WB-57 Aircraft to Carry New Payloads

DynCorp-NASA Team Rebuilds WB-57 Aircraft to Carry New Payloads

DynCorp International has helped NASA rebuild the WB-57 aircraft as part of the agency’s Aircraft Maintenance Operational Support program in a move to revive the plane 40 years of extended storage at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base… Read more »

Kathy Lueders: NASA, Partners Discuss Progress on Commercial Space Vehicles

Kathy Lueders: NASA, Partners Discuss Progress on Commercial Space Vehicles

Four contractors met with NASA throughout July to discuss updates on space capsules they are developing under a second round of the agency’s Commercial Crew Development competition. NASA said Thursday… Read more »

Raytheon, Air Force Complete Anti-Radiation Missile Flight Test

Raytheon, Air Force Complete Anti-Radiation Missile Flight Test

Raytheon and the U.S. Air Force have completed flight test of an anti-radiation missile designed to help reduce fratricide risks. The updated High-Speed Anti-Radiation Missile was fired from an F-16 aircraft to target… Read more »

Deltek’s John Slye: USAID, State to Lead Gov’t IT Spending in September

Deltek’s John Slye: USAID, State to Lead Gov’t IT Spending in September

John Slye, an advisory research analyst at Deltek, projects USAID and the State Department to respectively spend 38 percent and 35 percent of their IT contracting budgets in September as the fiscal… Read more »

Megan Anderson: In-Q-Tel Backs Newlans’ Mobile RF Tech Development

Megan Anderson: In-Q-Tel Backs Newlans’ Mobile RF Tech Development

In-Q-Tel has invested an undisclosed amount in technology startup Newlans to help the latter company further develop radio frequency modules for wireless communication devices. “The Newlans approach represents a step… Read more »

Boeing Wraps Up CST-100 Design, Risk Evaluations

Boeing Wraps Up CST-100 Design, Risk Evaluations

Boeing has evaluated the safety features of a commercial spacecraft the company is building for NASA‘s human flight missions into low-Earth orbit. The company said Thursday it conducted the CST-100… Read more »

TPC Rolls Out Benchmarking Kit for Big Data Systems

TPC Rolls Out Benchmarking Kit for Big Data Systems

The Transaction Processing Performance Council has rolled out a new benchmarking tool to cater to big data systems that Cisco’s Raghunath Nambiar indicated have become a “critical” element of a… Read more »

Frost & Sullivan: Tech Procurement, Fleet Renewals to Steer Defense Spending in 10 Countries

Frost & Sullivan: Tech Procurement, Fleet Renewals to Steer Defense Spending in 10 Countries

A recent Frost & Sullivan report on defense markets projects military spending across 10 selected countries to reach $3.41 trillion by 2022 due to military reorganization, increased threat perceptions, penetrable borders and… Read more »

CGI Helps West Virginia, Colorado Implement ERP Systems

CGI Helps West Virginia, Colorado Implement ERP Systems

The governments of Colorado and West Virginia have adopted a CGI enterprise resource planning system to automate purchasing and accounting processes. CGI said Thursday the new Colorado Operations Resource Engine… Read more »

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