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2014-07-13 04:20:14

Software demo highlights legacy system compatibility and increased security LONDON, July 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thanks to Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), the U.S. Army helicopter fleet will benefit from the first major radio system upgrade since 2005. The radios will meet the government's data security requirements and work seamlessly with legacy communications systems, making installation easy and saving millions in integration costs. In a recent software demonstration at the...

2014-07-10 08:20:30

NEW ORLEANS, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Andre Allen, the GCR Information & Cyber Security Manager, will spearhead GCR's Cyber Security Practice to deliver cost-effective cyber security solutions, with a primary focus on the Aviation industry. Mr. Allen will lead an experienced team of certified project managers and developers, some with high level government security clearance. The FBI Cyber Division has warned that the Aviation industry is under continual cyber-attack....

2014-07-05 23:00:43

Europe Non-Lethal Weapons market report analyzes the factors driving the market, the challenges faced by the industry, and the factors restraining the growth of the market. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-non-lethal-weapons-4400938067.html (PRWEB) July 05, 2014 The prevailing uncertain economic circumstances, the complex political situation, and the deteriorating security condition across the globe have given rise to popular unrest and protests. Armed forces are...

2014-07-03 16:20:15

LENOIR CITY, Tenn., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bosnian children and adults are playing soccer on teams sponsored by the same U.S. company that helped clear that land of unexploded bombs, artillery shells, and other explosives. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140703/124389 Sterling Global Operations (SGO), an international stability operations company, is sponsoring youth and adult soccer teams in Glamoc, a town about four hours from Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina's...

2014-07-02 23:12:51

A nationwide summit on modeling and simulation co-sponsored by the National Modeling and Simulation Coalition and the National Training and Simulation Association will bring together industry, government and academic thought leaders from around the nation on Wednesday, July 9, at the Hilton Crystal City in Arlington, VA. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 The National Modeling and Simulation Coalition and the National Training and Simulation Association (NTSA) announced they will be...

2014-07-02 08:21:15

Will showcase advanced weapons, missile defense technology WALTHAM, Mass., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Precision weapons, advanced gunfire detectors, tiny jammers and a bus-size radar that tracks missiles as they hurtle through space will all be part of Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) technology showcase at the July 14-20 Farnborough International Airshow in England. A global defense and technology company having done business in 80 countries - and leading the defense sector in international...

2014-07-01 23:03:20

The Capitol Hill Modeling and Simulation Expo – the DC area's largest annual exhibition of computer modeling, simulation, and virtual reality, presented by the National Training and Simulation Association (NTSA) in conjunction with the Congressional Modeling and Simulation Caucus – will take place on Capitol Hill on Thursday, July 10, and will feature exhibitors that are using and developing simulation technology in a wide variety of fields. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 The...

US, European Energy Companies Under Attack By Russian Hackers
2014-07-01 10:40:00

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Monday, Symantec Corp. reported that a group of Russian hackers – known as "Energetic Bear," as well as "Dragonfly" – is now attacking energy companies in the United States and Europe. The group is reportedly capable of disrupting power supplies, the cyber-security researchers warned. "An ongoing cyberespionage campaign against a range of targets, mainly in the energy sector, gave attackers the ability to mount sabotage...

2014-06-26 16:20:38

In cybersecurity, the motto is partner or perish, leaders at AFCEA International Cyber Symposium agree. FAIRFAX, Va., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Government agencies and the private sector must determine ways to cooperate to defeat cyberthreats or both could face catastrophic consequences. For the commercial sector, individual companies or even entire economic sectors could face total collapse. For the government, the critical infrastructure could suffer attacks that...

2014-06-26 08:20:47

Latest flight tests move program closer to production TUCSON, Ariz., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S. Air Force concluded a series of flight tests for the Small Diameter Bomb II culminating in direct hits on stationary land targets. The successful tests further position the SDB II program to move from engineering, manufacturing, development phase to low rate initial production. Using upgraded hardware and electronics during extended periods of...


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