Amazon, Google, Oracle & Microsoft Receive Pentagon's Warfighting Cloud Capability Contracts

December 8, 2022 @ 07:51 AM

The Pentagon announced the awarding of the Joint Warfighting Cloud Capability (JWCC) contracts to Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS), Google Support Services LLC, Microsoft Corporation, and Oracle which could be worth $1 Billion over several years

Lockheed Martin to Operate Inside Microsoft Azure's 'Secret Cloud'

November 16, 2022 @ 01:53 PM

Lockheed Martin (LM) and Microsoft entered into an agreement today under which LM will operate inside the Microsoft Azure Government Secret cloud ushering in a new era of cloud opportunities for industry. Lockheed Martin is the first defense industrial base member to use Microsoft's newest National Industrial Security Program (NISP) framework...

Rostec’s Forpost Cyber-Attack Countermeasures System Can Repel up to 8M Attacks Per...

August 19, 2022 @ 07:19 PM

Russias Ruselectronics holding revealed at Army-2022 event that the Forpost cyber-attack countermeasures system can repel up to 8 million attacks per day. The solution, created by the specialists of the Avtomatika concern of the Ruselectronics holding, provides information security and protection against computer attacks on state and corporate information systems, automated...

Alibaba Cuts off Cloud services for Taiwan Users

July 13, 2022 @ 07:52 AM

In a sign of China flexing its economic muscle against Taiwan, mainland tech giant, Alibaba stopped cloud services to the renegade island. "Dear customers of Alibaba Cloud Enterprise Network (CEN), due to Alibaba Cloud's business adjustment, Alibaba Cloud will cease the operation of China (Taiwan) region for CEN starting from June...

L3Harris Plans to Acquire Israeli Software firm, NSO for an Estimated $1Billion...

June 17, 2022 @ 03:05 PM

US defense electronics firm, L3Harris Technologies is reportedly trying to acquire Israeli spyware company NSO Group, French website "Intelligence Online" reported without specifying it sources.While no financial details were divulged, NSO Group was earlier seeking a buyer for more than $1 billion

No Western Sanctions Against Russia’s Kaspersky Lab Over Cyberattack Fears: Report

March 31, 2022 @ 01:24 PM

The United States and Europe are afraid to impose sanctions against Russian multinational cybersecurity and anti-virus provider Kaspersky Lab because they fear increase in cyberattacks. This why there is no accord in the U

Finland to Re-assess and Develop National Cyber Security

March 2, 2022 @ 07:21 AM

Finlands Ministry of the Interior and the Ministry of Defense have set up a project to assess the capacity of authorities to ensure national cyber security, prevent cybercrime, implement cyber defense and respond to rapidly evolving situations that threaten the cyber security of society. The project will assess the current operating conditions of the authorities in serious situations that endanger national cyber security and identify the key development needs

Leidos Wins $11.5B DISA Contract to Provide Defense Enclave Services

March 1, 2022 @ 07:21 AM

The Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) awarded a contract worth $11.5 billion to Leidos Inc

Saab Reveals Deployable 5G Network at UMEX 2022

February 22, 2022 @ 04:38 AM

Saab has launched 5G communication system for military and crisis operations at the UMEX 2022 exhibition in the UAE (Feb. 21-23)

General Dynamics to Provide ID and Access Management to DISA

February 17, 2022 @ 04:33 AM

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) has been awarded the Identity, Credential and Access Management (ICAM) Other Transaction Authority (OTA) Phase III production agreement by the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA). The agreement has a total estimated value of $162 million with a one-year base period and four option years, the company said in a release today