Home / Tag Archives: thales

Tag Archives: thales

Vormetric Study: Agencies Lack Talent, Budget to Strengthen Data Security

Forty-four percent of federal information technology leaders surveyed by Vormetric said talent shortage prevents their agencies from adopting modern data protection tools and 43 percent cited budgetary issues as a data security barrier. Vormetric said Thursday it collaborated with 451 Research to poll more than 100 senior security executives in the federal government …

Read More »

Report: UK, France Reach $2B Agreement to Build Joint Combat Air System

British Prime Minister David Cameron has said the U.K. and France will invest at least a combined $2.1 billion for a collaborative unmanned aircraft development program, Defense News reported Saturday. Pierre Tran writes Cameron unveiled the partnership during his joint conference with French President Francois Hollande Thursday in Amiens, France. The joint combat air system initiative …

Read More »

Thales to Help Mexico City Expand Surveillance Network

Thales and partner Telmex have been awarded a contract to integrate 7,000 surveillance cameras and pieces of related equipment for a citizen security program in Mexico City. The work will expand Mexico City’s video surveillance network that is intended to help law enforcement officials monitor crime, natural disasters, terrorism and …

Read More »

Army to Pick One Vendor for Rifleman Radio Buy

The U.S. Army intends to select one vendor for its planned purchase of 193,279 Rifleman Radios when it awards a contract in fiscal year 2014, Nextgov reported Monday. Bob Brewin writes the Army wants to hold a full-and-open pr0duction contract for the five-year Rifleman program and potential competitors could include General Dynamics,  Harris …

Read More »