The Low Hanging Fruit of Preventing a Cyber Attack

March 4, 2015
By Glenn Kesselman

You can reduce the probability of a cyber attack from a disgruntled employee by becoming more mindful of your command climate or employee attitudes and making a commitment to spending more time with your employees/members of your command.

U.S. Navy Procures Additional E-2D Hawkeye

March 2, 2015

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Aerospace Systems, is being awarded a modification to a previously awarded fixed-price-incentive (firm target) E-2D Advanced Hawkeye multi-year contract for the procurement of one E-2D Full Rate Production Advanced Hawkeye aircraft.

Pro-Active Technologies to Provide Training Systems

March 2, 2015

Pro-Active Technologies Inc., Oviedo, Florida, is being awarded a $45,000,000 ceiling-priced indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the development and sustainment of training solutions for the Multi-Purpose Reconfigurable Training System. Work will be performed in Oviedo, Florida, and is expected to be completed in February 2020. Fiscal 2013 other procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $38,632 are being obligated at time of award, all of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via an electronic request for proposals, as a 100 percent small business set-aside, and four offers were received. The Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division, Orlando, Florida, is the contracting activity (N61340-15-D-0003).

U.S. Air Force Awards Digital Integration Contract

March 2, 2015

Scientific Research Corp., Atlanta, has been awarded a $41,849,660 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the Digital Integration for Combat Engagement Program. The contractor will provide commercial services for 25th Air Force 24/7 global situational awareness, which is connected to every combatant commander capable of moving near real-time intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance data to warfighters. Location of performance will be determined on individual task orders and are expected to be complete by February 29, 2020. This award is the result of a competitive acquisition with two offers received. Fiscal year 2015 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $900,000 are being obligated at the time of award. The 25th Air Force Contracting Squadron, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, is the contracting activity (FA7037-15-D-0001).

Intelligent Software Solutions Awarded Joint Space Operations Center Contract

March 2, 2015

Intelligent Software Solutions, Colorado Springs, Colorado, has been awarded a $14,690,185 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for Joint Space Operations Center Mission Systems Increment 2. Contractor will provide infrastructure development and integration/engineering support of JSpOC Mission System Increment 2. Work will be performed at are Colorado Springs, Colorado; El Segundo, California; Vandenberg Air Force Base, California; and San Diego, and is expected to be complete by Sept. 30, 2016. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition based on the contractor's Small Business Innovation Research Phase III Project. Fiscal year 2015 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $812,469 are being obligated at the time of award. The Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, California, is the contracting activity (FA8819-15-C-0003).