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Study: Tech Advances to Drive Unmanned Ground Vehicle Sector’s Growth Through 2020

Sep 04, 2014 11:40 am

The global market for unmanned ground vehicles is forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 32.72 percent to $8.26 billion in value by 2020, according to a MarketsandMarkets report. MarketsandMarkets saidWednesday UGV technological advances as well as the increasing demand for the platform’s combat and non-defense applications are some of the factors expected to fuel market growth…
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Kofax Buys E-Signature Firm Softpro

Sep 04, 2014 10:33 am

Kofax (NASDAQ: KFX) has moved to build up its information security offerings with the acquisition of German verification systems provider Softpro for an undisclosed amount. Irvine, California-based Kofax said Tuesday it expects the transaction to add fraud detection and electronic signature verification to its First Mile business process management software…
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National Guard to Form Cyber Protection Teams for DoD Cyber Operations

Sep 04, 2014 10:22 am

The U.S. National Guard is planning to establish cyber teams across the country after the Defense Department indicated cyberspace operations as one of its priorities amid a declining budget, Federal News Radio reported Wednesday
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GSA Details Professional Services Schedule Changes

Sep 04, 2014 09:42 am

The General Services Administration has announced a series of changes to its professional services schedule offerings in order to reduce the number of contracts vendors manage and consolidate contract vehicles…
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Liz DelNegro: GSA to Implement 2 New Acquisition IT Systems

Sep 04, 2014 09:39 am

The General Services Administration will deploy two new platforms designed to make procurement and contract management easier for agencies, says Liz DelNegro, GSA associate chief information officer for acquisition IT systems…
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