SAIC to Support Aviation and Missile Center in Several Countries

May 20, 2015

SAIC, McLean, Virginia, was awarded a $17,407,069 modification (003776) to foreign military sales contract W31P4Q-05-A-0031 (Afghanistan, Australia, Bahrain, Central African Republic, Chad, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Egypt, France, Republic of Georgia, Germany) for systems and computer support for the Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center, Software Engineering Directorate, Army Research, Development and Engineering Command. Work will be performed at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, with an estimated completion date of Feb. 20, 2017. Fiscal 2015 operations and maintenance (Army), research, development, engineering, and testing and other procurement funds in the amount of $17,407,069 were obligated at the time of the award. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.


Fanning Assigned to Immediate Office of the Secretary of Defense

May 20, 2015

Eric K. Fanning has been appointed to the Senior Executive Service and has been assigned as the special assistant to the secretary and deputy secretary of defense (chief of staff), immediate Office of the Secretary of Defense, Washington, D.C.

The Complexity of Things (CoT)

May 19, 2015
By David E. Meadows

As the Internet of Things takes shape, it will generate a new phenomenon—the Complexity of Things.