The Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) has awarded 11 contracts totaling $6.6 billion as part of its Solutions for the Information Technology Enterprise, or SITE. The indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contracts will last five years and extend across the defense intelligence enterprise and the intelligence community.
"If you imagine Second Life is just a game, you're missing the point."--David Wennergren, Defense Department Chief Information Officer
Experts pondered the implications and challenges for sharing data between military and civilian organizations within the U.S. government.
Northrop Grumman Corporation, Bethpage, New York, has named Steven L. Enewold vice president of its Broad Area Maritime Surveillance Unmanned Aircraft System Program.
Rear Adm. Scott R. Van Buskirk, USN, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of vice admiral and assignment as commander, Seventh Fleet, Yokosuka, Japan.
"At the end of the day, it's about the warfighter."--Lt. Gen. Dennis Vis, USA, director, C4 systems, Joint Staff
The Joint Forces Command lays out a definitive framework within the JOE 2010 and acknowledges its ever-changing nature, but has it truly captured all of today's obvious issues? What, if any, topics has it missed, or does it need to expand more completely on any of the five parts? Please review JOE 2010 and give us your views.
James McConville has been named president and chief executive officer of AeroMech Engineering Incorporated, San Luis Obispo, California.
Rear Adm. Donald E. Gaddis, USN, has been assigned as program executive officer for Tactical Aircraft Programs, Washington, D.C.
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has been awarded a follow on contract valued at more than $39 million by the U.S. Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) to provide management and systems engineering to NAWCAD's Integrated Communications and Information Systems (ICIS) Division. Under the contract, SAIC will provide contract, organizational, and project management support, as well as material acquisition services in support of various projects.