Raytheon Demonstrates Enhanced Capability For Mobile Range™ System

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) showcased a new tri-band telemetry antenna on the company's Mobile Range system during a Joint Advanced Missile Implementation (JAMI) demonstration at Naval Base Ventura County, Pt. Mugu, California. The event highlighted new technologies that will soon become the backbone of test ranges worldwide. Raytheon's Mobile Range is an integrated suite of communications, optics, and telemetry capabilities that enables flight testing, demonstrations and data collection in a variety of environments and conditions. JAMI participants tracked an AIM-9 missile in a captive carry flight on an F-18 Hornet in challenging scenarios testing whether a system could support L-,…
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Nuclear Missile Tracking Technology Behind Smart Phone Digital Fingerprint App

Using the same advanced optical technology designed to track defense missiles, rocket scientist Brian Barsamian developed Kid-Print, an app that turns your smart phone camera into a portable, professional grade, touch-less digital fingerprint scanner. Kid-Print, a product of Yotta Innovation, allows parents to create high-resolution fingerprint ID's and security profiles for their entire family, as easily as taking a picture. The fingerprint resolution of Kid-Print is unparalleled. Even the best fingerprint scanners on the market require expert training in order to get a readable print, and often fail to pick up the faint prints of young children and the elderly…
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Lowell PD Uses Columbitech Mobile VPN to Keep Wireless Data Safe in Compliance With CJIS

Columbitech provides police officers CJIS compliant access to federal criminal databases from their iPads and iPhones. Columbitech Inc., a leading mobile VPN security provider, announced today that the police department of Lowell, Mass., uses the Columbitech Mobile VPN to access criminal data in compliance with the Federal Bureau of Investigation Criminal Justice Information Services policy. With mobile devices becoming as powerful as laptops, Lowell PD has equipped its police officers with Apple iPads and iPhones to access computer-aided dispatch information. The software PublicEye (formerly PolicePad) from Zco provides a secure link to monitor 911 calls and access criminal databases, including…
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Sectra’s new security solution for smartphones protects users against eavesdropping

The security authority in the Netherlands has approved Sectra (Link)’s new solution for secure communications with smartphones. The solution, which is known as Panthon (Link) 3, has been approved for secure calls and secure text messaging at the Restricted classification level for smartphone using the Android operating system. Using today’s technology, it is relatively easy to eavesdrop on telephone calls and messages, which entails a security threat for individuals, organizations and nations. This has been a focus of attention on a number of occasions during the year, most recently in conjunction with the Prism surveillance program in the US. Using…
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BlackBerry Awarded "Authority to Operate" on U.S. Department of Defense Networks

BlackBerry® (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced the U.S. Defense Information System Agency (DISA) has given BlackBerry® Z10 and BlackBerry® Q10 smartphones with BlackBerry® Enterprise Service 10, the Authority to Operate (ATO) on Department of Defense (DoD) networks. BlackBerry is the first Mobile Device Management (MDM) provider to obtain an ATO. With the ATO, DISA is now developing the infrastructure to support BlackBerry 10 smartphones. DISA is architecting the capacity to support 10,000 BlackBerry 10 smartphones by this fall and 30,000 by the end of 2013 on DoD networks. "Being the first smartphones to be supported on U.S. Department of Defense networks further…
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Fixmo Supports U.S Government STIG for Apple iOS, Becomes Only Vendor to Enable Compliant Use of Apple, Samsung and BlackBerry in the DoD

Fixmo, a leading provider of mobile security and risk management solutions, today announced full support for the newly ratified Apple iOS 6 Security Technology Implementation Guide (STIG) for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). The Fixmo Enterprise Mobility Platform™ (Fixmo EMP™) provides a suite of mobility services that enable DoD agencies to meet the full range of security requirements for compliant use of iPhones and iPads for secure mobile email and business applications. The news comes as the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) has approved the Apple iOS 6 STIG – security guidelines dictating approved usage of hardware and software…
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Fixmo and BlackBerry Partner to Bring Sentinel Device Integrity and Tamper Detection Solution to BlackBerry 10

Fixmo, a leading provider of mobile security and risk management solutions, and BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today announced plans to bring the Fixmo Sentinel device integrity verification and tamper detection solution to the BlackBerry® 10 platform. Fixmo Sentinel is used today throughout the U.S. Federal Government to meet the Security Technical Implementation Guidelines (STIGs) for mobile device deployments. Today’s announcement expands on a collaborative effort between Fixmo and BlackBerry that began in 2009. Developed under a Co-operative Research and Development Agreement with the U.S. National Security Agency, Fixmo SentinelLink text helps IT organizations ensure mobile devices start, and remain,…
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Raytheon Demonstrates Enhanced Capability For Mobile Range™ System

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) showcased a new tri-band telemetry antenna on the company's Mobile Range system during a Joint Advanced Missile Implementation (JAMI) demonstration at Naval Base Ventura County, Pt. Mugu, California. The event highlighted new technologies that will soon become the backbone of test ranges worldwide. Raytheon's Mobile Range is an integrated suite of communications, optics, and telemetry capabilities that enables flight testing, demonstrations and data collection in a variety of environments and conditions. JAMI...

22-07-2014 Mobile Wireless Technology News

Nuclear Missile Tracking Technology Behind Smart Phone Digital Fingerprint App

Using the same advanced optical technology designed to track defense missiles, rocket scientist Brian Barsamian developed Kid-Print, an app that turns your smart phone camera into a portable, professional grade, touch-less digital fingerprint scanner. Kid-Print, a product of Yotta Innovation, allows parents to create high-resolution fingerprint ID's and security profiles for their entire family, as easily as taking a picture. The fingerprint resolution of Kid-Print is unparalleled. Even the best fingerprint scanners on the market require...

25-09-2013 Mobile Wireless Technology News

Lowell PD Uses Columbitech Mobile VPN to Keep Wireless Data Safe in Compliance With CJIS

Columbitech provides police officers CJIS compliant access to federal criminal databases from their iPads and iPhones. Columbitech Inc., a leading mobile VPN security provider, announced today that the police department of Lowell, Mass., uses the Columbitech Mobile VPN to access criminal data in compliance with the Federal Bureau of Investigation Criminal Justice Information Services policy. With mobile devices becoming as powerful as laptops, Lowell PD has equipped its police officers with Apple iPads and iPhones to...

13-08-2013 Mobile Wireless Technology News

BlackBerry Awarded "Authority to Operate" on U.S. Department of Defense Networks

BlackBerry® (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) today announced the U.S. Defense Information System Agency (DISA) has given BlackBerry® Z10 and BlackBerry® Q10 smartphones with BlackBerry® Enterprise Service 10, the Authority to Operate (ATO) on Department of Defense (DoD) networks. BlackBerry is the first Mobile Device Management (MDM) provider to obtain an ATO. With the ATO, DISA is now developing the infrastructure to support BlackBerry 10 smartphones. DISA is architecting the capacity to support 10,000 BlackBerry 10 smartphones by this fall...

10-08-2013 Mobile Wireless Technology News

Sectra’s new security solution for smartphones protects users against eavesdropping

The security authority in the Netherlands has approved Sectra (Link)’s new solution for secure communications with smartphones. The solution, which is known as Panthon (Link) 3, has been approved for secure calls and secure text messaging at the Restricted classification level for smartphone using the Android operating system. Using today’s technology, it is relatively easy to eavesdrop on telephone calls and messages, which entails a security threat for individuals, organizations and nations. This has been a...

08-08-2013 Mobile Wireless Technology News

Fixmo and BlackBerry Partner to Bring Sentinel Device Integrity and Tamper Detection Solution to Bla…

Fixmo, a leading provider of mobile security and risk management solutions, and BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today announced plans to bring the Fixmo Sentinel device integrity verification and tamper detection solution to the BlackBerry® 10 platform. Fixmo Sentinel is used today throughout the U.S. Federal Government to meet the Security Technical Implementation Guidelines (STIGs) for mobile device deployments. Today’s announcement expands on a collaborative effort between Fixmo and BlackBerry that began in 2009. Developed under...

04-08-2013 Mobile Wireless Technology News

Fixmo Supports U.S Government STIG for Apple iOS, Becomes Only Vendor to Enable Compliant Use of App…

Fixmo, a leading provider of mobile security and risk management solutions, today announced full support for the newly ratified Apple iOS 6 Security Technology Implementation Guide (STIG) for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). The Fixmo Enterprise Mobility Platform™ (Fixmo EMP™) provides a suite of mobility services that enable DoD agencies to meet the full range of security requirements for compliant use of iPhones and iPads for secure mobile email and business applications. The news comes...

30-05-2013 Mobile Wireless Technology News

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