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  • Lockheed Integrates Digital C2 Platform With 1st Prototype of Joint Fires Network; Erika Marshall Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Integrates Digital C2 Platform With 1st Prototype of Joint Fires Network; Erika Marshall Quoted

    Lockheed Martin integrated its digital command and control system with the first prototype of the Department of Defense’s Joint Fires Network as part of the JFN demonstration during the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command’s Valiant Shield 2024 exercise. The company said Thursday its digital C2 system demonstrated its capability to facilitate live operational planning during the exercise, […] More

  • C3 AI Names Kevin McCarthy to Advisory Board - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    C3 AI Names Kevin McCarthy to Advisory Board

    Kevin McCarthy, former speaker of the House of Representatives, has joined the advisory board of enterprise artificial intelligence software company C3 AI. As an advisory board member, McCarthy will offer strategic counsel to C3 AI’s leadership team to facilitate engagement with the U.S. federal government and allied countries to advance the use of the company’s […] More

  • GE Aerospace, NASA Collaborate on Hybrid Electric Demonstrator Engine Project - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    GE Aerospace, NASA Collaborate on Hybrid Electric Demonstrator Engine Project

    GE Aerospace and NASA are working on a project that will embed electric generators or motors in a high-bypass turbofan to augment power during different flight phases as part of efforts to develop fuel-efficient aircraft engines with reduced emissions. The company said Wednesday the hybrid electric demonstrator engine project intends to develop a system that […] More

  • DIU, Navy Issue Success Memos to 5 Machine Learning Operations Toolset Providers - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DIU, Navy Issue Success Memos to 5 Machine Learning Operations Toolset Providers

    The Defense Innovation Unit and the U.S. Navy are awarding success memos to five vendors that have developed prototypes and fielded machine learning operations tools designed to modify, track and redeploy ML algorithms on unmanned underwater vehicles used to detect underwater target threats. DIU said Monday that Arize AI, Domino Data Lab, Fiddler AI, Latent […] More

  • Draper Unveils Partnership Platform to Accelerate Defense Technology Development - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Draper Unveils Partnership Platform to Accelerate Defense Technology Development

    Draper has launched a partnership platform designed to help small businesses and startups collaborate with the government to facilitate rapid prototyping of emerging technology platforms in support of defense and national security missions. DraperSPARX – to be led by C. Colin Supko, director of market intelligence at Draper – will work to bring together industry […] More

  • Creighton Reed Appointed Adarga SVP - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Creighton Reed Appointed Adarga SVP

    Creighton Reed, a business development executive, has joined artificial intelligence analytics tools provider Adarga as senior vice president. In a LinkedIn post published Sunday, Reed said he will co-lead the U.S. operations of London-headquartered Adarga with Chris Gore, most recently president of U.S. risk intelligence firm J2X Solutions. His appointment came days after Adarga acquired […] More

  • CGI Federal Awarded $84M USPTO Blanket Purchase Agreement for Momentum, Financial Management Support - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CGI Federal Awarded $84M USPTO Blanket Purchase Agreement for Momentum, Financial Management Support

    CGI Federal has secured a potential $84.3 million blanket purchase agreement from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office within the Department of Commerce to provide Momentum software subscription and financial management professional services. According to an award notice published Friday, the sole-source BPA awarded through the Multiple Award Schedule has an ordering period that will […] More

  • Oracle Secures VA Contract Extension for EHR System Deployment; Seema Verma Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Oracle Secures VA Contract Extension for EHR System Deployment; Seema Verma Quoted

    Oracle will continue to deploy the MHS Genesis electronic health record system for the Department of Veterans Affairs under a contract extension. The company said Thursday the EHR platform will enable VA to facilitate training and technology management efforts, standardize workflows across its facilities and improve coordination with other federal partners, including the Department of […] More

  • Bluestone-Backed cBEYONData Unveils Updated Brand, Website; Dyson Richards Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Bluestone-Backed cBEYONData Unveils Updated Brand, Website; Dyson Richards Quoted

    Arlington, Virginia-based cBEYONData has introduced its refreshed brand and website, marking the combination of three companies and reflecting the organization’s growth and expanded capabilities. “Our updated brand and new website are more than just a fresh coat of paint—they represent the unification of our collective expertise and our unwavering commitment to our clients,” Dyson Richards, […] More

  • Former USSOCOM Chief Raymond Thomas Named PDW Board Chairman - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Former USSOCOM Chief Raymond Thomas Named PDW Board Chairman

    Drone technology company PDW has appointed Raymond Thomas, a retired U.S. Army general, as chairman of its board of directors. Ryan Gury, CEO and co-founder of PDW, said in a statement published Tuesday Thomas will help lead the company’s efforts to advance the adoption of small robotics in the U.S. military. “His guidance and wisdom […] More

  • Leidos' Srini Iyer on Using Domain-Specific Generative AI in Health Care Application Development - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Leidos’ Srini Iyer on Using Domain-Specific Generative AI in Health Care Application Development

    Srini Iyer, senior vice president and chief technology officer for the health and civil sector at Leidos, said that instead of using a foundational artificial intelligence model, the company has built a health care application around a domain-specific generative AI model to further speed up the approval processing time for disability benefits. Leidos said Wednesday […] More