Tag Archives: connectivity

Swedish Transport Administration Awards Jacobs Framework Contract to Provide Railway Strategic Consultancy Services; Donald Morrison, Peter Uneklint Quoted

Jacobs has received a framework contract from the Swedish Transport Administration to provide strategic consultancy services for the administrations new high-speed railway lines to run between Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö, Sweden, the company announced on Thursday

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Hughes Develops Multi-Transport Technologies to Provide Hybrid Solutions, Anytime Connectivity; Pradman Kaul Quoted

Hughes Network Systems has announced a new suite of innovations that will advance connectivity beyond single-transport services, yielding smart solutions for small business, enterprise, aeronautical and military applications, the company announced on Thursday.

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FCC OKs National Broadband Subsidy for Low-Income Internet Users

The Federal Communications Commission has expanded its Lifeline phone-subsidy program in a move to help low-income consumers gain access to Internet broadband service. R. David Edelman, special assistant to the president for economic and technology policy, wrote in a blog entry posted Thursday that FCC’s national broadband subsidy supports a White House program that seeks to connect …

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Daniel Hughes: US Army Unifies En-Route Connectivity for Soldiers

The U.S. Army has begun to unify communications for soldiers from home station through the battlefield in a move to aid in real-time information flow between troops and commanders, C4ISR & Networks reported Thursday. Amber Corrin writes 75 units will initially receive components of the command post computing environment, mounted …

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AF Research Lab Seeks White Papers on Tactical Info Management Tech

The Air Force Research Laboratory‘s Information Directorate at the Rome Research Site in New York has announced a new $9.9 million funding opportunity for tactical information management technologies. A presolicitation notice posted Monday on FedBizOpps says that the Information Management-enabled Sensor Tasking and Ad Hoc Control program aims to facilitate the development of automated tasking tools for airborne …

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