From Security Industry beat. Click on headlines to read stories I filed under the UPI byline.
ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 23 (UPI) — Northrop Grumman has placed its first order for radio-frequency identification technologies with Evigia Systems as part of a U.S. Defense Department contract.
BINGEN, Wash., April 23 (UPI) — The Canadian Department of National Defense has contracted Insitu to deliver its small unmanned aerial vehicle technologies.
PRINCETON, N.J., April 23 (UPI) — U.S. company DRS Technologies has signed a deal renewing space on SES Americom-New Skies’ satellite fleet to support global military communications.
NEW ORLEANS, April 23 (UPI) — U.S. company Vessel Extractions announced the launch of a new ship-protection service aimed at addressing the growing threat of piracy.
MELBOURNE, Fla., April 23 (UPI) — The U.S. Army has contracted Harris Corp. to provide modernization services for military satellite-communications terminals.
MCLEAN, Va., April 23 (UPI) — The U.S. Air Force has contracted Alion Science and Technology to continue providing its modeling and simulation services supporting operational readiness.
WALTHAM, Mass., April 23 (UPI) — The U.S. Navy has contracted Novell to support cybersecurity initiatives to help counter threats to naval computer networks.