National Roundup

Report: Lockheed Part of DoD Effort to Get Complete View of Defense Supply Chain

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 23, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is working on a pilot program with the Defense Department and industry partners with the aim to establish a “comprehensive” view of the defense supply chain amid concerns over possible foreign infiltration, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday.

Fifth Domain reported Sunday

SAIC Lands Lifecycle Mgmt Contract to Support Army Ammunition Product Lines

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 23, 2018 — Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has been selected to provide lifecycle management services in support of the U.S. Army‘s ammunition programs under a $13.6M contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday.

The Defense Department said Friday work under the contract will continue through Dec. 4, 2023,

DSA Eyes Systems Support Work With DoD’s Joint Program Office for CBRN Defense

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 23, 2018 — Data Systems Analysts will work to provide lifecycle systems support to the Defense Department‘s Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense through the company’s position on a potential $249M contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday.

DSA said it will support the JPEO-CBRND enterprise both within

Why you need a digital twin

Why you need a digital twinBy Stephanie Kanowitz Oct 22, 2018

Digital twins are multiplying in the IT sector. Defined by the Defense Department as a simulated model of a physical process, product or service that "uses sensor information, and input data to mirror and predict activities/performance over the life

In fighting fraud, the only constant is change

INDUSTRY INSIGHT

In fighting fraud, the only constant is change By Anthony Scriffignano Oct 22, 2018

Fraud and malfeasance take an enormous toll on government programs, impacting taxpayers and the millions of constituents served by federal programs. Agencies reported in fiscal year 2017 that they uncovered more than $8.7 billion in