Latest Unattended Ground Sensors Stories

2010-10-26 07:39:00

MORGANTOWN, W.Va., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Augusta Systems, Inc., a provider of technologies that power the intelligent convergence of devices, systems and networks, has been awarded a $1.4 million contract from the U.S. Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) for the continued testing and enhancement of a distributed, intelligent network of unmanned vehicles, unattended ground sensors, video cameras and other devices. The intelligent network is built upon Augusta Systems EdgeFrontier...

2010-06-23 16:00:00

WASHINGTON, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Monument Capital Group LLC (MCG) today announced the signing of an international distribution and equity acquisition agreement with Vortex Systems LLC. Vortex Systems LLC (vortexsystems.us) is the principal supplier to the U.S. Border Patrol of unattended ground sensors (UGS). The Vortex sensors are primarily deployed on the U.S. Mexico border. Vortex, through its "Monitron" brand, produce, market and install UGS systems for the U.S. Department of...

2009-12-15 13:00:00

WHITE SANDS, N.M., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Army recently completed networked operational tests of the first pairing of its developmental Common Controller device with equipment presently used by Soldiers in theater from the Land Warrior effort. This mobile capability of integrated and networked systems could offer an increased level of soldier situational awareness in near real-time. This network capability will prove critical in rural areas where vehicles cannot traverse,...

2009-11-10 09:46:00

MORGANTOWN, W.Va., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Augusta Systems, Inc., provider of technologies that power the intelligent convergence of devices, systems and networks, and Crane Wireless Monitoring Solutions (WMS), a Crane Co. business and a leading provider of wireless sensor networks, have partnered to advance remote monitoring solutions for defense and security. Through the agreement, the companies will pursue joint product development opportunities, focused on integrating Augusta Systems...

2009-10-27 09:58:00

MORGANTOWN, W.Va., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) recently demonstrated autonomous operations by multiple "swarms" of unmanned air and ground vehicles, unattended ground sensors, video cameras and other devices linked together in an intelligent network powered by EdgeFrontier platform technologies from Augusta Systems, Inc. The demonstrations were held at a National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) facility on Wallops Island, Va. "This...

2009-03-05 10:06:00

WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, N.M., March 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army's Future Combat Systems Program recently concluded successful Soldier evaluations and tests of initial build phases of the FCS network, which will ultimately lead to the Army being linked to a common network on the battlefield. During the Integrated Mission Test-1 (IMT-1), Soldiers participated in a variety of simulated combat exercises that helped to verify that the integration of FCS systems and battle command...

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